Training For Women

Training For Women

Quality instruction is necessary for all women shooters. Nothing can replace live training with a quality instructor. There a however, some very good training videos that can be extremely helpful to the new and seasoned woman shooter. Unfortunately - there are also some atrocious ones that do not teach proper gun handling and safety. Here you will find a collection of quality gun training videos for women. I hope they are helpful and will continue to add more as I screen them. For a good Gun Basics Video for the new woman shooter - The Well Armed Woman Gun Basics DVD might be a good supplement to your live training and is a good place to start.  

Breaking the Shot - Handgun 101 with Top Shot Chris Cheng

Breaking the Shot - Handgun 101 with Top Shot Chris Cheng

      Top Shot Champion Chris Cheng demonstrates for beginners how to bring all the shooting fundamentals together to effectively break the shot. Firearm instructors and experienced shooters are encouraged to watch and share these tips with newcomers to the shooting sports.  ..

Loading and Unloading - Kay Miculek - NSSF

Loading and Unloading - Kay Miculek - NSSF

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Pistol Drill: Slide Lock Reload and Shooting on the Move - Shooting Tips from SIG SAUER Academy

Pistol Drill: Slide Lock Reload and Shooting on the Move - Shooting Tips from SIG SAUER Academy

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Ear Protection: Save Your Hearing - Handgun 101 with Top Shot Champion Chris Cheng - NSSF

Ear Protection: Save Your Hearing - Handgun 101 with Top Shot Champion Chris Cheng - NSSF

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Front Sight Focus - Chris Sajnog

Front Sight Focus - Chris Sajnog

This is an outstanding video by Chris Sajnog that will have lightbulbs going off over your head.  Are the circles spinning?  Now - take a look at the image below and  focus, really focus on the front sight and see what happens!    Watch the complete video and learn how ..

Pistol Shooting Drill: Shooting on the Move; Accurately - Shooting Tips from SIG SAUER Academy

Pistol Shooting Drill: Shooting on the Move; Accurately - Shooting Tips from SIG SAUER Academy

SIG SAUER Academy Director Adam Painchaud shares a target-shooting drill that can help improve accuracy while shooting on the move. Adam talks about his approach to a "shooting on the move" practice regimen and passes along some tips to target shooters looking to do the same. (NSSF Video) ..

Bill Rogers on Proper Drawing Technique

Bill Rogers on Proper Drawing Technique

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Shoot - No Shoot

Shoot - No Shoot

Author Richard Nance teaches more close quarters tips and tactics in the following segment of Guns & Ammo TV on the Sportsman Channel. ..

Managing Recoil

Managing Recoil

This is a sample chapter on Managing Recoil from the Handguns 101 DVD from Armed Response ..

Ruger Tactical Tips - 2: Handgun Fundamentals

Ruger Tactical Tips - 2: Handgun Fundamentals

Fundamentals are more like essentials. Learning grip and body position are crucial to controlling your firearm's recoil. ..

Shooting Tips From Bed - Massad Ayoob

Shooting Tips From Bed - Massad Ayoob

Home invasions are on the increase so Massad Ayoob shows how to bring a gun into action if you don’t have time to get out of bed. ..

Pistol Functions with Il Ling New

Pistol Functions with Il Ling New

Pistol tips to help beginning handgun shooters acquire the confidence they need to handle their firearm. This video reviews most of the basic elements found on today's pistol with Gunsite Range Master Il Ling New. ..

Trigger Control with Il Ling

Trigger Control with Il Ling

Pistol tips to help beginning handgun shooters acquire the confidence they need to handle their firearm. Gunsite Range Master Il Ling New demonstrates the importance of trigger control. ..

Pistol Shooting Drill - Improve Your Accuracy

Pistol Shooting Drill - Improve Your Accuracy

Director of the Sig Sauer Academy in New Hampshire, Adam Painchaud shares a pistol drill that can help improve your trigger finger discipline and overall accuracy.  ..

Shooting with a handgun – Pressure and Grip

Shooting with a handgun – Pressure and Grip

During the firing cycle of a handgun, we manage three things: The sights, the trigger and recoil. Mike Seeklander demonstrates where to put pressure on the gun to handle recoil most effectively.     View orginal article ..

Controlling Recoil - Rob Leatham

Controlling Recoil - Rob Leatham

In this segment of Guns & Gear TV Season 5, Springfield Armory's Rob Leatham shares some tips for controlling recoil. ..

An Alternative Method of Magazine Changes

An Alternative Method of Magazine Changes

Athena Lee of Team Armscor shows off her method for mag changes ..

Todd Jarrett On Pistol Shooting - Sighting, Grip And Trigger Pull

Todd Jarrett On Pistol Shooting - Sighting, Grip And Trigger Pull

IPSC (International Practical Shooting Confederation) champion teaches how to properly grip a handgun and shoot accurately. ..

Find What Is Right For You - Nssf Video

Find What Is Right For You - Nssf Video

Champion shooter Doug Koenig covers the importance of experimenting with a variety of techniques and equipment to determine what works best for you. (NSSF Video) ..

Handgun Actions - Sa Da Da/sa Sao Dao - Crucible Arms

Handgun Actions - Sa Da Da/sa Sao Dao - Crucible Arms

Single Action, Double Action. Double Action, Single Action. Double Action Only. Single Action Only. Multiple Strike....... I try and break down the multiple types of handgun actions in the simplest terms. ..

Pistol Grip Lesson - Shannon Smith

Pistol Grip Lesson - Shannon Smith

Pistol Grip Lesson- Shannon Smith- Grand Master and World Champion ..

Practice Do's and Dont's - NSSF

Practice Do's and Dont's - NSSF

Champion shooter Doug Koenig goes over the dos and don'ts for your practice sessions at the range. (NSSF Video) ..

Understanding Mindset - NSSF

Understanding Mindset - NSSF

Learn from Charlie McNeese, rangemaster at Gunsite, how having the right mindset plays a critically important role in being prepared for and avoiding dangerous confrontations. (NSSF Video) ..

Sight Picture - Il Ling New

Sight Picture - Il Ling New

Gunsite Range Master Il Ling New shows you how to achieve a proper sight picture. ..

Beginner Carry School - Concealed Carry Purses

Beginner Carry School - Concealed Carry Purses

Gunsite Range Master Instructor Il Ling New and Ruger's Lori Petoske team up once again to bring you a new series of videos focusing on concealed carry for women. This episode demonstrates how to carry/conceal a gun in your purse, and how to draw from it. ..

Clearing A Misfeed - Clint Smith

Clearing A Misfeed - Clint Smith

Clint Smith of Thunder Ranch shows how to clear a malfunction from virtually any modern auto pistol. ..

Beginner Carry School - Proper Grip

Beginner Carry School - Proper Grip

Pistol tips to help beginning handgun shooters acquire the confidence they need to handle their firearm. Gunsite Range Master Il Ling New shows you how to get a positive grip on your gun. ..

The Best Defense - After A Shooting

The Best Defense - After A Shooting

This video is an excerpt from Outdoor Channel's 'Best Defense'. It contains excellent role-plays and guidance on the wrong and right way to kill someone in self-defense  ..

Beginner Carry School - Introduction

Beginner Carry School - Introduction

Gunsite Range Master Instructor Il Ling New and Ruger's Lori Petoske team up once again to bring series of tips introduces the new gun handler to the world of pocket-sized pistols and how to handle them in their day-to-day routine. ..