if you plan on owning a hand gun id definatly take a pistol course
even if you dont plan on owning a gun, id take a rifle course.
"a pistol only purpose is to fight your way to a rifle"
these are some of the courses offered by Smith and wesson
Personal Defense Courses
Handgun Technique - $150
plus ammunition purchase and 7 Hours – offered monthly
Instructor – Ernie Graziano, Ken Frisbie and Ken Tingley
Concealed Carry - $300
plus ammunition purchase and 2 Days – offered quarterly
Instructor – Ken Frisbie, Ernie Graziano and Ken Tingley
Tactics & Techniques - $600
Ammunition is included.
Instructor – Bill Porter
Advanced Concealed Carry - $450
plus ammunition purchase and 3 Days – offered bi-annually
Instructor – Ken Frisbie and Ernie Graziano