Combat Pistol

2 Days

Learn to run the gun. Guaranteed to set you on the path toward greater understanding of what it takes to be a successful handgun operator. Performance is achieved through high repetition and attention to detail. Let a Pro shorten your learning curve with information and drills that will keep you shooting at higher levels for life.


This 2 day immersion hammers marksmanship and weapons handling skills. Combat Pistol combines the essentials of marksmanship with the principles of combat shooting, placing them into a hierarchy of necessity and importance. Training focuses on mastery of foundational skills in a highly diagnostic fashion. Meeting the needs of all learners, drills create weapons handling and manipulation skills second to none. Run the gun by mastering the critical aspects of: muscular-skeletal alignment, platform, draw and presentation, modern grip, and aggressive trigger management.  Common misconceptions regarding shooting are addressed.


Specific training in the following: 

  • Safety, care & maintenance
  • Foundational skills  
  • Handling & manipulation
  • Malfunction clearance
  • Firing techniques
  • Defensive shooting drills      

Required equipment: 

Appropriate range attire. Daily work holster w/ magazine pouch, handgun w/ 3 magazines, hearing & eye protection, and 1000 rounds.

Special Concerns:

This is a physically demanding course with extensive amounts of shooting and weapon manipulation. Full focus and attention to detail is completely necessary. Combat Pistol is a fast-paced program. When on the range, you’ll be occupied loading magazines and taking notes between shooting drills.

Combat Pistol 2-Day

July 27-28, 2019 Rittman, Ohio

$400.00

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Rittman Police Range Rittman, OH 44270 

Directions 

Email info@cerinotraininggroup.com 

Combat Carbine

2 Days

The AR15 is a specialized weapon platform requiring specific training, but mastering it doesn’t have to be difficult. Learn the ins-and-outs of the platform and learn to run it like an operator. On completing this training you will be infinitely more familiar and successful with operation, firing and maintenance of America’s Rifle. Learn skills that you can take to the range or the combat field. Let a professional guide you through what it takes to run the gun like a machine.


Topics include:

  • Care, feeding, maintenance and safety
  • Foundational skills
  • Zero issues
  • Manipulation skills and techniques
  • Positional shooting (beyond basic)
  • Malfunctions (dealing with the worst)
  • Shooting from cover

Required equipment:

Appropriate range attire, carbine/rifle*, 3 magazines, sling (mandatory), hearing & eye protection, 1000 rounds.*acceptable rifles include SCAR or AR 15 style. Reliable .22LR conversions or pistol calibers permitted

Physical demands:

This course involves positional shooting from knees and prone. There is a lot of bending and picking up off the ground. We have students with limitations attend the course, but they are limited in their ability.

Combat Carbine 2-Day

March 30-31, 2019 Matthews, North Carolina

$400.00

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Rittman Police Range Rittman, OH 44270 

Directions 

Email info@cerinotraininggroup.com

Combat carbine 2 day

August 17-18, 2019 Rittman, Ohio

$400.00

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Rittman Police Range  Rittman, OH 44270 

Directions 

Email info@cerinotraininggroup.com

Diagnostic Pistol Instructor

2 Days

Whether for work, personal defense or competition, you need to make the hits. Learn what it takes to hit and why you miss. Geared toward the semi-automatic handgun, DPI focuses on gear manipulation, weapon manipulation and the fundamentals of marksmanship. This course is founded in real life application and passes on years of valuable information regarding self diagnosis, diagnosis of others and remediation of high profile shooters. Information especially useful to those with instructional aspirations. 


Topics include: 

Attitudes, successful motor programming, advanced & remedial training drills, confidence building drills, target diagnosis, training techniques and shooter remediation. Students gain vastly greater knowledge and understanding of how to obtain speed, precision and combat accuracy from themselves or their students. You will no longer wonder why you or any other shooter is failing to perform after attending this firearms training. 

Come drink from the firehose!


Required equipment: 

Appropriate range attire. Daily work holster w/ magazine pouch, handgun w/ 3 magazines, hearing & eye protection, pocket notebook and writing implement

and 1000 rounds

Special Concerns:

This is a mentally demanding course with extensive amounts of shooting and weapon manipulation. Full focus and attention to detail is completely necessary. This is a fast-paced program. On the range, you’ll be occupied loading magazines and taking notes between shooting drills.

Diagnostic Pistol Instructor

February 16-17,2019 Homestead, FL

$400.00

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Homestead Training Center

11700 SW 304th Street Homestead, FL, 33033 

Call for directions

305.224.1839

Diagnostic Pistol Instructor

September 7-8, 2019 Rittman, Ohio

$400.00

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Rittman Police Range  Rittman, OH 44270 

Directions 

Email info@cerinotraininggroup.com

FASTER Saves Lives

How the FASTER Program Works

Each school selects staff members who are willing, competent, and capable. Experts on school violence provide training in armed response, crisis management, and emergency medical aid.

The FASTER program pays for tuition and lodging and local school boards authorize these trained staff members to carry firearms in school.

  • NO-COST TRAINING – This is a nonprofit program sponsored by Buckeye Firearms Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity. There is no cost to your school district. Since 2013, thousands of Ohio educators have applied for this specialized training.
  • COMPREHENSIVE PREPARATION – Training also includes crisis management and hands-on emergency medical training for life-threatening injury.
  • ON-CALL ASSISTANCE – Program experts can meet with school board members at no cost to answer questions and provide assistance for policies and procedures, insurance issues, legal and union concerns, and local police / EMT drills and coordination.

Learn More

Schools are “soft” targets for violence. And you know you need to take steps to respond to violent events and emergencies.

But what should you do? How will you do it? Who can help you with planning, training, and implementation?

The FASTER program is your complete, ready-to-go solution.

Created by concerned parents, law enforcement, and nationally-recognized safety and medical experts, FASTER is a groundbreaking, nonprofit program that gives educators practical violence response training. Classes are provided at NO COST to your school district.

Find out more

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