• If you have little to no experience with handguns and are interested in learning, this is the class for you. You will learn about the basic safety and responsibilities that come with owning and operating a handgun. This class teaches general safety rules, range rules, basic gun laws and transportation and storage of a firearm. This course introduces you to basic shooting skills on the range and is also a prerequisite to registering for our Pistol 2:  Pistol Skills & Firing Techniques.


    Requirement:  Students must be at least 18 years of age or older to participate.


    Items required in order to participate in this course:


    • California-compliant firearm (unloaded) (Firearm rentals are available for an additional fee)
    • 50 rounds of factory ammunition
    • No reloads allowed
    • Eye protection - safety glasses available for purchase in advance online or at our location
    • Hearing protection - electronic earmuffs recommended - available for purchase in advance online or at our location


    Late Registration Fees: 

    An additional fee of 15% will be charged to students who sign up within 5 days from the date of any scheduled course. This fee applies to the cost of the course and any firearm rental(s).


    You must be a citizen of the United States or have permanent legal alien status and show a valid driver’s license or other valid photo identification to use a firearm in connection with any Services provided under this Agreement. Anyone suspected of being under the influence of drugs or alcohol will not be allowed on the range.



    Pistol 1: Co-ed Pistol Safety & Fundamentals

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    • Firearm Rentals

      If you do not own a handgun for use during the class or if you cannot provide your own ammunition, Delta Tactical has handgun rentals available for this course.  Firearm Rentals are not included with the cost of any class and must be purchased separately.  Ammunition is included with Firearm Rentals.  Please be aware that due to the increasing supply and demand of ammo, our firearm rental prices have substantially increased and prices may fluctuate. 


      Check out our firearm rentals here: 



      Contact us for the current market rate of firearm rentals and availability.  You can reach us at 925-775-4777 (M-F, 9AM-5PM, PST).  Otherwise, we highly recommend you bring your own firearm with required ammunition for use during the class.


      Firearm Rentals are required for students who do not provide their own firearm for use during the class.  Firearm Rentals will be available for use the day of the class at the gun range. The type and caliber of firearm rental provided will be at the instructor's discretion and dependent upon availability.


      Prices and availability of Firearm rentals are subject to change at anytime so reserve one early to ensure you have it for the day of your class!


      If a particular firearm rental is unavailable or not recommended by the instructor for use, Delta Tactical will notify you.