MAG-20 Range Live-Fire Handgun Course

//MAG-20 Range Live-Fire Handgun Course
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November 4th & 5th    9:00 am – 6:00 pm each day

This is a two day, 20 hour immersion course in the use of the defensive handgun under extreme stress.  This course includes Massad Ayoob’s defensive handgun shooting system which includes stance, grip, trigger control, marksmanship principles as well as alternate sighting techniques and drawing a handgun.  Single hand shooting stances, speed reloads and body mechanics are also covered.  Each technique trained is the foundation for the next technique with an overall emphasis on fast, accurate shot placement.  This course will culminate with a police-style 60 qualification course where a 75% proficiency score is needed.  Estimated ammunition count is 500 rounds.

Prerequisite:  Basic understanding of firearms safety.

Each student will need a minimum of three (3) magazines or speed loaders.  Two (2) magazines or speed loaders must be worn in a magazine pouch or speed loader holder on the student’s belt.  Each student will need “muff type” ear protection and eye protection for this course.

Proof of Good Character is required which is *ONE OF THE FOLLOWING*

  1. Current State Issued Permit/License to carry a concealed handgun
  2. Current Federal Firearms License
  3. Current FOID Card (Illinois Residents Only)
  4. Current Police or Military Identification
  5. Other current proof of clean criminal record. Most Sheriff’s Offices will run these for you at a nominal fee, done routinely in many occupations.

David Maglio is a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran and retired Deputy Sheriff with a total of 30 years law enforcement experience.  David is a Senior Staff Instructor for the Massad Ayoob Group (, a Certified Firearms Instructor for the Wisconsin DOJ and the NRA, a 5 Gun Master as well as a State and Regional Champion for the International Defensive Pistol Association (  David bring over 4 decades of experience as a shooter and over 24 years experience as a Firearms Instructor.

Tuition:          Range of Richfield Members: $400.00

                        Non-Members: $440.00

(If you are not a member of The Range of Richfield the additional $40 will be collected the 1st day of class)

 Instructors:  David Maglio (Email questions to

                      Trevor Seitz

                      Robert Zenoni

Class Size:     12

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