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Instructor Course

1.5 day instruction and training for new handgun instructors


  • Ability to successfully teach the standard handgun courses: Basic One, Basic Two and IDPA Intro


  • Experienced competitive shooter

  • Minimum IDPA SS classification

  • Experienced IDPA SO

  • Have a natural authority

  • Be firm on principle and flexible in detail

  • Be able to prioritize safety and student success

  • Desirable: prior teaching and/or instructor experience


  • Personal behavior and presence as instructor

  • Successful teaching methods

  • Using lesson plans and other tools

  • Safely running a shooting class

  • Teaching safety rules and shooting fundamentals

  • Diagnose common shooting mistakes and suggest corrections

  • Ensure student success and positive experience

  • Running the standard lessons and tests


  • Full personal IDPA gear

  • Notebook

  • Blue Gun

  • Timer

  • Smartphone or tablet with practiscore

  • Approx. 200 rounds

Next Dates

Upon Request

Day 1: 13:00-17:00, Day 2: 08:00-17:00



CHF 450.- excl: Accommodation, meals, ammo, etc