Vehicle Defensive Pistol

Vehicle Defensive Pistol

If what you thought to be true about gunfights in and around vehicles turned out not to be true…..when would you want to know?




This course will cover defensive and offensive vehicle gun fighting in depth.
This course is conducted around multiple vehicles that are actually brought on to the range.


The following objectives will be met by each student during the two day (16 hours) course:


  • Engaging threats in a vehicle: Live fire exercise shooting into vehicles
  • Engaging threats from a vehicle: Live fire exercise from inside and around vehicles
  • Points of cover around a vehicle: Explaining the actual cover that exists around any vehicle and modes of survival
  • Myths associated with vehicles: Fact versus legend
  • Windshield shooting lab: All will fire thru a windshield at various threats. Cameras are encouraged for data collection and for education back to department.
  • Vehicle shooting lab: Officers will fire into vehicles. Cameras are encouraged for data collection and for education back to department.
  • Retention shooting: Live fire exercise at point blank range utilizing various techniques for neutralizing threat

Length & Cost: 2 day. Time: 0830 to 1630 each day.

Cost: $500

Vehicle gun fight class
Vehicle gun fighting training
Blue ridge marksmanship Vehicle gun fighting



  • Eye Protection
  • Hearing Protection
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Knee Pads
  • Brimmed hat
  • Handgun w/appropriate holster
  • 800 Rounds of range ammo
  • Water bottles and lunch


Students should bring what they use the most: either duty belt or their work every day carry (EDC) based on their specific duties.


Additional notes: Officers who would like to fire their duty carry ammo during labs need to bring 20 rounds to fire into vehicles /windshields. We ask officers to bring a spare unit / department patch.


Where: Blue Ridge Marksmanship. 827 Roaring Fork Road Burnsville, NC 28787


For questions or sign-up information please contact or Kevin (828) 772-6884 (c)

Teaching Style:

At Blue Ridge Marksmanship, we help you to gain a better understanding for your firearm. We help your gun handling abilities improve and we teach you ‘a way’ to shoot. There are millions of ways to fire a gun and hit a target, we will help you find the best one for you, not hammer you into ‘the way’ to shoot.

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