Flatwater Training

Teaching the responsible, safe and effective use of self-defense firearms.

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Flatwater Training Provides Classes to Help You Safely and Effectively Use Firearms

USCCA
Concealed Carry
Course
This is a comprehensive course for anyone considering carrying a firearm for self-defense.
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USCCA
Basic Handgun
Course
This course is intended to be an introductory course for first-time shooters and those interested in learning how to handle a firearm safely. Learn More
USCCA
Home Defense
Course
This course is designed to help you feel safe in your own home.
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ABOUT

About Flatwater Training

Located in Bridgeport, Nebraska, Flatwater Arms specializes in the sale of firearms and ammunition, and fishing and hunting equipment and supplies. Flatwater Training serves to educate customers in the safe use of firearms, in defense of yourself and your loved ones, both inside and outside the home, including concealed carry.

John Erickson is an avid firearm and concealed carry enthusiast and Certified Instructor with the United States Concealed Carry Association. John retired from the U.S. Navy after a dynamic 30+ year career highlighted by two combat deployments and a natural disaster mobilization. John is also co-owner of Flatwater Arms.

Details

Flatwater Training
  •   308-262-5259

 

Flatwater Arms
  •   1017 Main St., Bridgeport Nebraska, 69336
  •   Open Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

 

USCCA Concealed Carry Course

USCCA

This is a comprehensive course for anyone considering carrying a firearm for self-defense. This course is 8 hours long and includes both classroom and range components. It helps you to develop your own personal protection plan and understand conflict avoidance and situational awareness. It covers the basics of a self-defense firearm and teaches you defensive shooting fundamentals. It provides an understanding of the physiology of violent encounters; the legal aspects of using deadly force (including knowing what to do in the aftermath); and a guide to gear and gadgets. This course also uses a laser-training gun to develop point-shooting skills in the classroom. The course culminates with live fire on a range.

This course meets the minimum requirements outlined by the State of Nebraska to apply for a concealed handgun permit.

Students will receive a copy of Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals by Michael Martin, and a USCCA Certificate of Completion.

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USCCA Basic Handgun Course

USCCA

This course is intended to be an introductory course for first-time shooters and those interested in learning how to handle a firearm safely. The course will cover firearms basics, shooting fundamentals, general firearm safety and range safety rules, gear and gadgets, and creating a training program, including dry firing. The course culminates with live fire on a range.

Students will receive a copy of Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals by Michael Martin, and a USCCA Certificate of Completion.

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USCCA Home Defense Course

USCCA

This course is designed to help you feel safe in your own home. It provides the fundamental training needed to safely own and use a firearm in defense of yourself and your loved ones when you are in your home. The emphasis of this course is on what you can and cannot do to protect your home and your loved ones. It provides information on the threats that are unique to your home. It also provides information on the types of firearms best suited for defense of your home.

Students will receive a copy of Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals by Michael Martin, and a USCCA Certificate of Completion.

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