Just got your first handgun?

What is Basic Pistol?

Everyone who owns a handgun should go through a little bit of training. In Basic Pistol, our expert instructors will go through the basic fundamentals of shooting a handgun, body mechanics, proper cleaning & care. CCW Training is a great starting point, but Basic Pistol is the foundational concepts around shooting a handgun!

While Basic Pistol is grounded in fundamental handgun shooting, students will also learn body mechanics, unique shooting positions, trigger management, reload drills, and much more!

Buckeye Shooting Center teaches Basic Pistol twice each month. If one of these course dates does line up for you -or- your group, arrangements can be made to facilitate Basic Pistol to fit your schedule.

The brutal honesty of it all is that there is zero excuse to not understand how your handguns words, how to maintain and care for it, and properly shoot it if needed. Additionally, if you ever have a situation in where you’ve need to use your handgun in a self-defense situation, having training protects you physically, and legally!

Each course instructed at Buckeye Shooting Center is created so that students take-away key pieces of information. If you’re and attentive student, you’ll learn a ton!

If you shoot low-left, and can’t figure out why? This is the course for you! BSC guarantees to get you hitting what you’re aiming at upon completion of Basic Pistol!

REGISTER NOW! Just $50/Person

Meet your Instructor - Chuck

Chuck is the Buckeye Shooting Center Director of Training. With 35+ years of law enforcement experience, the wealth of knowledge he posses is second to none. Chuck holds many certifications from the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission and National Rifle Association that allow him to speak to and train individuals and law enforcement officers in firearms use and tactics, less-lethal alternatives, crime
prevention, drug and violence education, as well as personal defense.

 

“If you ever find yourself in a fair fight, you did not
prepare or train well enough.” ~ Chuck Statler

Chuck's Certifications

National Rifle Association

  • Certified Pistol
  • Certified Home Firearm Safety
  • Metallic Cartridge Reloading
  • Shotshell Reloading
  • Personal Protection In The Home
  • Range Safety Officer
  • WhiteTailed Deer Hunter Clinic Instructor
  • Eastern Wild Turkey Hunter Clinic Instructor
  • Western Big Game Hunter Clinic Instructor
  • Level 1 Shotgun Coach

Ohio Department Of Natural Resources

  • Volunteer Hunter/Trapper Education Instructor
  • Aquatic Resource Instructor / Hooked On Fishing Not Drugs
  • Marine Patrol

Shot Avoidance

  • American Red Cross First Aid, CPR, AED
  • Recognizing the Suicidal
  • Emergency Management Agency Level 100, 300, 700, 1000, 1200
  • Advanced Patrol Procedures
  • OPOTA Firearms Recertification Instructor

Organizations

  • International Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors Association
  • International Law Enforcement Training Officers Association
  • Ohio Crime Prevention Association
  • Ohio Hunter Education Association

Non-Profit Involvement

  • Project Healing Water
  • Mayfly Project
  • Wounded Warrior

Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy

  • Instructor/Advanced Training
  • Revolver
  • Semi-Automatic Pistol
  • Shotgun
  • Carbine
  • Submachine Gun
  • Scoped Precision Rifle
  • OC (Chemical Agents)
  • TASER
  • ASP Baton / Impact Weapons
  • Less-lethal Munitions
  • Defensive Tactics
  • Range Medicine (Stopthebleed.org)
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention
  • Crisis Intervention Team
  • Single Officer Response to Active Shooter
  • Quad Response to Active Shooter
  • OPOTA Academy Instructor
  • Glock Armorer
  • Remington Armorer 
  • Smith & Wesson Armorer  

REGISTER NOW! Just $50/Person

Questions? Contact Us!

Hours

Mon-Weds: 11a-7p

Thurs-Sat: 11a-8p

Sun: 12p-6p

Location

1350 E Main St

Newark, OH 43055

Basic Pistol

REGISTER NOW!

Just $50/Person

Meet your Instructor - Chuck

Chuck is the Buckeye Shooting Center Director of Training. With 35+ years of law enforcement experience, the wealth of knowledge he posses is second to none. Chuck holds many certifications from the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission and National Rifle Association that allow him to speak to and train individuals and law enforcement officers in firearms use and tactics, less-lethal alternatives, crime
prevention, drug and violence education, as well as personal defense.

 

“If you ever find yourself in a fair fight, you did not prepare or train well enough.”

~ Chuck Statler

Chuck's Certifications

National Rifle Association

  • Certified Pistol
  • Certified Home Firearm Safety
  • Metallic Cartridge Reloading
  • Shotshell Reloading
  • Personal Protection In The Home
  • Range Safety Officer
  • WhiteTailed Deer Hunter Clinic Instructor
  • Eastern Wild Turkey Hunter Clinic Instructor
  • Western Big Game Hunter Clinic Instructor
  • Level 1 Shotgun Coach

Ohio Department Of Natural Resources

  • Volunteer Hunter/Trapper Education Instructor
  • Aquatic Resource Instructor / Hooked On Fishing Not Drugs
  • Marine Patrol

Shot Avoidance

  • American Red Cross First Aid, CPR, AED
  • Recognizing the Suicidal
  • Emergency Management Agency Level 100, 300, 700, 1000, 1200
  • Advanced Patrol Procedures
  • OPOTA Firearms Recertification Instructor

Organizations

  • International Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors Association
  • International Law Enforcement Training Officers Association
  • Ohio Crime Prevention Association
  • Ohio Hunter Education Association

Non-Profit Involvement

  • Project Healing Water
  • Mayfly Project
  • Wounded Warrior

Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy

  • Instructor/Advanced Training
  • Revolver
  • Semi-Automatic Pistol
  • Shotgun
  • Carbine
  • Submachine Gun
  • Scoped Precision Rifle
  • OC (Chemical Agents)
  • TASER
  • ASP Baton / Impact Weapons
  • Less-lethal Munitions
  • Defensive Tactics
  • Range Medicine (Stopthebleed.org)
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention
  • Crisis Intervention Team
  • Single Officer Response to Active Shooter
  • Quad Response to Active Shooter
  • OPOTA Academy Instructor
  • Glock Armorer
  • Remington Armorer 
  • Smith & Wesson Armorer  

REGISTER NOW!

Just $50/Person

Questions? Contact Us!

Hours

Mon-Weds: 11a-7p

Thurs-Sat: 11a-8p

Sun: 12p-6p

Location

1350 E Main St

Newark, OH 43055