Practical Pistol Skills with Chris Fry

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All students must have a valid current New York State issued pistol permit, understand and be able to successfully maintain all shooting safety fundamentals.

Experience with working to and from a holster in a live fire environment.

Students should have completed OFT’s Defensive Pistol I, previously trained with Chris, or equivalent firearms training before taking this class.

Failure to meet this criteria may result in forfeiture of your place in class.

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Balance of $100 due on the day of the class – CASH ONLY!

(all deposits are transferable but not refundable)

RANGE ACCESS BEGINS AT 9:15AM. PLEASE BE THERE NO LATER THAN 9:30AM FOR SET UP AND SAFETY BRIEFING.

NO ADMITTANCE BEFORE 9:15AM.

All students must have their NY pistol permit.

OnSight Firearms Training welcomes special guest instructor Chris Fry from M.D.T.S. Training, on SATURDAY APRIL 1, 2017.

This course is designed for individuals who own and carry a handgun as well as those looking for the next step in handgun and personal protection training once a handgun permit has been secured. In this 8hr. course of instruction fundamental and intermediate skill sets will be presented and then drilled dry fire and live fire. A solid grounding in safety and fundamentals of gun handling is presented with a heavy emphasis on the students ability to manipulate the handgun while mult-tasking or under stress. This is a fast paced, challenging course.

ABOUT CHRIS FRY:

Chris is a life long martial arts student and instructor who has specialized in high-intensity force-on-force combatives simulation training since 1990. Chris holds instructor certifications in the filipino martial arts, Jeet Kune Do, multiple karate systems, Combat Concepts, less-lethal weapons, Fear Adrenaline Stress Training (F.A.S.T.), and various NRA and tactical firearms training programs. Chris is currently active in the executive protection industry working as a Protection Agent for PFC Safeguards. Additionally, Chris has graduated numerous commercial handgun, shotgun, carbine and tactical training courses conducted by industry experts totaling 1000+ hrs of training.

Chris is credited with developing many innovative rape prevention and child/student safety programs for schools and educational institutions. He is a subject matter expert in personal defense and an active member of the National Rifle Association, New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, American Self Defense Institute, American Society for Industrial Security, FAST Defense Instructors Association and is the current director of education and training for the New York State Rifle and Pistol Association. Chris has worked in the medical community for 20+ years.

Chris is the owner and lead instructor for Modern Defensive Training Systems in Utica, NY since forming the MDTS in 1998. He conducts courses in reality driven practical physical defense, defensive folding knife and edged weapons, practical pistol, carbine and shotgun skills. Chris has been an active instructor with Progressive F.O.R.C.E. Concepts in Nevada, servicing law enforcement, military and select government agencies since 2003. Chris is a certified AR15/M4/M16 and Glock armorer, contributor to various online firearms resource websites and a frequent presenter at personal protection and small arms training conferences for both civilians and law enforcement.

 

PREREQUISETS:

All students must have a valid current New York State issued pistol permit, understand and be able to successfully maintain all shooting safety fundamentals.

Experience with working to and from a holster in a live fire environment.

Students should have completed OFT’s Defensive Pistol I, previously trained with Chris, or equivalent firearms training before taking this class.

Students are expected to arrive no later than 9:30am for set up and range safety briefing.
Course content will include but is not limited to:

  • Mindset
  • Firearms Safety/Range Safety
  • Justified Use of Force Overview
  • MDTS Contact Plan of Action
  • Fundamentals of Marksmanship
  • Ready Positions
  • Preparatory Gun-Handling
  • Verbal Commands
  • Proactive Movement
  • After Action Assessment Concept
  • Gun-Handling/Malfunctions
  • One Hand Pistol Operation (Strong & Support Side)
  • Open & Concealed Carry Presentation
  • Fundamental Use of Cover & Concealment

Equipment List:

  • NYS Pistol License
  • serviceable pistol
  • comfortable clothing or duty uniform
  • 300 rounds factory loaded ammunition
  • minimum of 2 magazines/speedloader & holders
  • sturdy belt & strong side holster only
  • eye & ear protection
  • weather appropriate clothing
  • hydration
  • note taking materials
  • cover garment

Optional Equipment:

  • Note taking materials
  • lunch for a full days class

**Lunch is limited to 30-40 minutes max and is often a “working” lunch where discussion of specific aspects related to the days class or a module of instruction is presented.

For more information or questions please contact: info@onsightfirearmstraining.com

CUSTOMER REFUND REQUESTS OR CUSTOMER CANCELLATIONS

Class Transfer: With 48-hour advance notice of event date we will reapply your deposit to another class of your choice.

Cancellation Refund: Refunds for 75% balance of deposit amount, if no transfer is possible, but ONLY if we are notified of the cancellation up to 48-hours in advance of event date.

No-Call/No-Show: Participants who do not show to the event without prior 48-hour notice forfeit their deposit.