Ear protection guards shooters against the sound of discharging firearms, which can produce noise levels of more than 140 dBSPL, the scientific equivalent of 140 dolphins screeching after they’ve seen a ghost. Defend your eardrums with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $62 for a 10-hour concealed-handgun-license course for one (a $125 value)
- $120 for a 10-hour concealed-handgun-license for two (a $250 value)
During the 10-hour all-day class, a certified instructor covers shooting fundamentals, nonviolent dispute resolution, three types of reloads, and safe weapon storage. The class includes time on an outdoor range where students participate in live-fire exercises. See the course’s equipment requirements for more information on what to bring. Upon completing a final exam, students receive the certificate necessary to apply for a concealed-handgun license. See a schedule for upcoming sessions.
Critical Defense Group
A member of the US Marine Corps and Marine Corps Reserve from 1988 until 1996, Mac Mackinzie’s time in the service jumpstarted a lifelong passion for training students of all skill levels in the importance of safe weapon handling. At Critical Defense Group, the certified instructor leads courses that cover subjects from basic safety and shooting fundamentals to more advanced techniques such as speed reloading and shooting while moving. In addition to groups, Mac meets with students one-on-one to help eliminate poor habits and explore topics of their personal interest. When he’s not training citizens, Mac also works with military, law enforcement, and security personnel to further their skills in areas such as force on force and protecting executives, dignitaries, and celebrities.
“Intense but very good”