Handgun Dynamic / Professional


Learn specific techniques and principles essential for dynamic / professional handgun shooting. Silvercore's Handgun Dynamic / Professional course is a popular course with recreationalists and professionals wishing to prepare themselves for competition, with work pistol re-qualifications and with those looking to start a career as an armed professional. To provide you with the highest level of attention, we limit class size to a maximum of 6 students per instructor.

Our curriculum was formed over more than a decade, based on the extensive field experience of our instructor cadre. Further building on the skill sets you've developed in our Fundamentals and Intermediate handgun classes, you'll now learn how to shoot on the move, draw from concealment, accurately engage multiple targets, shoot in low light conditions using a tactical flashlight, move in and out of various positions, use of cover and much more.

What you'll receive

  • Safety rules and range procedures.
  • Review of holster work, loading and clearing malfunctions.
  • Basics of using concealment garment for work or competition.
  • Engaging multiple moving targets and close quarter shooting.
  • Low light shooting and use of a tactical flashlight.
  • "Slicing the pie" and shooting from cover.
  • Weak side / disabled fire techniques.
  • Shooting while standing, moving, kneeling and prone.
  • Target recognition and decision making drills.
  • Federal Air marshal course of fire and benchmark drills.
  • Fun competitions and much more.

Equipment & Ammunition

Please note that neither firearm rentals nor ammunition are provided for any live fire courses and students will be required to bring their own equipment.

Course fee

  • Only $470 CAD + tax

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Silvercore is approved and recognized by Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)

Anyone over the age of 16 who takes a course with Silvercore which either enables them to work or improves their skills in a recognized occupation may be eligible to claim their course fees under the education and textbook tax credits. Contact us for your T2022A tax form and check out Canada Revenue for further information.

Experience driven

Silvercore's instructor cadre has extensive experience in the outdoor industry,  law enforcement, security, military and/or competitive shooting to better help you achieve your goals. Our instructors are members of the International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors and hold active certifications through various police agencies.

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Student Testimonials

“A challenging course for those who wish to improve their shooting proficiency. Did it improve my accuracy? Yes. My speed? Definitely. My firearm safety? Absolutely. Was it Fun? Without a doubt! ”
- Karl
“The course was amazing, I had a blast. The instructors were very knowledgeable ”
- Adam
“Very professional instructors who showed skills that can be used in my line of work. Thanks. The course was also useful with all the strategical skills we learned with great tips!”
- Noel
“Handgun 3 Very explanatory. Very good course, lots of techniques! ”
- Steven
“Excellent instructor, very hands on for demonstrating different guns and how to handle them. Nice to know someone can teach a person who is left handed!”
- Harveen
“Very informative. Well organized, professional with a good sense of humor. Keep up the good work Silvercore! Thank you !”
- Justine
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