Calendar

Sep
14
Sat
AIWB Advanced Skills Class – 2 Days (IL) @ Alpha Range
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – Sep 15 @ 4:00 pm
AIWB Advanced Skills Class - 2 Days (IL) @ Alpha Range | McHenry | Illinois | United States

Appendix Carry Advanced Skills Class

AIWB: What it is. What it isn’t. How to get the most out of it safely.

This will be an 16 hour live-fire and dry-fire class that will dive deep into how to get the most out of carrying AIWB.

Topics:

• Safety

• Holster and gun selection

• How to wear the holster

• Clothing concerns

• How to safely reholster (make sure the operator is safe)

• Efficient and fast draw stroke with two hands, strong hand only, and support hand only

• Retention draw stroke and when it is applicable to contact distance shooting

• Dominant hand only draws

• Seated draw stroke

• Stealth draw stroke

• Supine draw stroke

• Non Dominant hand only draws

• Two handed reloads

• Dominant hand only reloads

• Non Dominant hand only reloads

Students will need:

Range gear, Ear and Eye protection

Med gear with tourniquet

Blue/Inert gun replica of the model you plan to use

AIWB holster and OWB strong side holster ( IF you cannot demonstrate safe re-holstering you will be asked to use a OWB strong side holster)

Reliable semi-auto handgun

1000 rounds of ammo

4 spare mags and one mag pouch, but two or more is better

Chairs

Snacks & Drinks

Oct
12
Sat
AIWB Skills (OH)
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
AIWB Skills (OH) @ Bellville | Ohio | United States

This is a comprehensive overview of the often misunderstood “appendix inside-the-waistband” (AIWB) mode of concealed carry. We’ll teach you what AIWB is, what it isn’t, and how to get the most out of it, safely.

This is an 8-hour live-fire and dry-fire class that dives deep into all the fundamentals and some of the most overlooked aspects of carrying AIWB. Topics will include:

  • Safety
  • Holster and gun selection
  • How to wear the holster; Clothing concerns
  • How to safely re-holster into the appendix position (make sure the operator is safe)
  • Efficient and fast draw stroke from various positions
  • Two-handed and one-handed reloads

For this weekend, students will need…

  • Range gear, Ear and Eye protection
  • AIWB holster and OWB strong side holster (students who struggle with the AIWB will be asked to switch to OWB)
  • Reliable semi auto handgun
  • 850 rounds of ammo
  • 3 spare mags minimum and at least one mag pouch
  • Water/Beverages to stay hydrated
  • Chair, sun screen, etc.