Over centuries, modern firearms gradually replaced archaic weapons, such as the rapier and the sternly worded pamphlet. Take aim with this Groupon.
$59 for a Four-Hour NRA FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation ($132 Value)
During the NRA FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation, participants receive hands-on instruction in operating a handgun, including proper handling, cleaning, storage, and shooting. The course includes gun rental, ammo, range time, eye and ear protection, and snacks. Upon completion, each student may receive an optional handgun-safety certificate. Classes are weekdays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., or on weekends from 8 a.m. to noon and 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Fisher Executive Protection
Former law-enforcement officer Antoine Fisher has devoted his career to keeping people safe, from directing defense courses for locals to working security for Janet Jackson. His school's classes teach civilians how to safely handle firearms according to NRA standards, and specialized training classes help security professionals stay current with the latest defense tactics. Additionally, unarmed self-defense classes prepare participants to subdue or evade an attacker with strikes, takedowns, or by becoming invisible. He also offers special rates for active-duty officers. Beyond training, Antoine coordinates security services that range from supplying canine handlers to securing construction sites and office buildings.