What is the IWI Pistol Mechanics course?
Israel Weapon Industries (IWI), located in the center of Israel, has been a world leader in the production, marketing, design, and development of unrivalled weapons for over 85 years. IWI’s products are deployed by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and worldwide. All of IWI’s weapons have been battle proven around the world under adverse and extreme environmental conditions.
This course is designed to help a new shooter understand and apply the fundamentals of shooting with a pistol. At the completion of the course,you will have a solid understanding of the core skill sets required to efficiently employ a pistol and manipulate the system.
You do not need an IWI weapon to attend. Any quality pistol will be accepted. Your course will be instructed by members of the special operations community and law enforcement.
What will the course focus on?
Safety. The most important element to any and every firearms training course. Tactical Fitness Austin operates a zero-tolerance policy for anyone who does not behave in a safe and respectful manner at all times. You will learn how to responsibly and safely handle your pistol.
The function of the semi-auto pistol. Understanding how and why the pistol works are integral to using it in the most efficient way. Our expert instructors can answer any questions you have about the pistol.
Marksmanship; Stance, grip, sight alignment, sight picture, trigger control, follow-through, presentations from the holster, Ready position, High and low probability shot, reloads.
Lastly malfunctions. Malfunctions can happen with the best firearms and to the most experienced shooters. How to respond and resolve malfunctions is important.
Who should take this course?
If you are new to firearms or are looking to gain a better understanding, then this course is for you. If you are looking for a one-to-one session then head to our Private Training page.