Basic Handgun Course Fees

Basic Handgun Course - Level 1 (4 Hour) - $125.00 (by appointment - $165.00 + range fees)***

Basic Handgun Course - Level 2 (4 Hour) - $150.00 (by appointment - $190.00 + range fees)***

Basic Handgun Course - Level 3 (4 Hour) - $150.00 (by appointment - $190.00 + range fees)***

*Basic handgun course fees include range fees and targets.

** We are proud to offer our Active Duty, Reserve, and National Guard military personnel as well as all honorably discharged veterans a $10 discount on all courses. Current and valid military ID or DD214 required at beginning of course. Those who fail to provide the appropriate documentation will be required to pay an additional $10 prior to receiving your course certificate. To receive this discount, please use the promo code VET10 when registering for your course.

***Fees for courses by appointment are based on single students with courses taking place at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center. Fees may be lower if using another location (per the student). For more information, please email

Methods of payment: All major credit cards via PayPal (you do NOT need a PayPal account to complete the payment).

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Basic handgun courses

Our basic handgun courses are designed to be safe and informative. Our objective is to help you build your basic firearms knowledge, skills, and abilities and to ensure that you are able to operate your handgun safely, confidently, and effectively. To ensure that students remain safe, focused, and retain the most amount of course material possible, basic handgun courses are kept short in duration and the content is divided into multiple levels. Please click on the course page(s) that you are interested in for more information regarding that specific course. We look forward to seeing you in class!