The Point Blank Academy
For your convenience, all courses at The Point Blank Academy are hosted in modern, comfortable classrooms in the same facility as our indoor range. With the area’s largest and most advanced climate controlled shooting range, we are able to train no matter what the Cincinnati weather decides to do! Experience one of our courses for yourself and see how safe and fun this sport can be! For more information or to sign up for classes, come in the store or visit Shop Point Blank.
- Ohio Concealed Carry Certification Course (CCW Course) 12 Hrs $150 If you want to carry your firearm concealed in the state of Ohio, you need this course. With ten hours of close interaction coursework and two hours of range time for shooting and training, this course meets all the requirements of the Ohio Revised Code to obtain a Concealed Handgun License in Ohio. This is the 12 hour course that most everyone has heard about!
- Note: all 1-Day CCW courses have an allotted 30 minute lunch period. You may bring a lunch with you or you may go out for lunch; however, the 30 minute time is rigid and cannot be extended.
- For 2-Day CCW courses, you do need your firearm for both days: day 1 involves manipulation of the firearm in the classroom and day 2 includes the live-fire portion of the course.
- CCW for the Female Shooter 12 Hrs $150 Ladies Only! This course has the same material as the CCW course with women in mind.
- Basic Handgun 6 Hrs $80 The primary goals of this course are handgun safety and basic shooting safety. This course is ideal for first time shooters or as a great refresher for someone who has been away from firearms for a while.
- Basic Handgun for the Female Shooter 6 Hrs $80 Ladies Only! This course has the same material as the Basic Handgun course with women in mind.
- Basic Handgun II 6 Hrs $100
Basic Handgun II is the next class level once either our Basic Handgun I OR our CCW course has been completed. During the four hours of class time, our instructor will first review general safety rules, safe weapon handling and shooting fundamentals and then cover reloading techniques, malfunction clearing, draw stroke, ready positions and target engagements. Following the four hour class time, two hours will be spent on the range practicing the techniques and strategies learned in class. Basic Handgun II is designed to increase the confidence and the skill set of the basic shooter, moving them further down the path of firearm competency. Prerequisite: prior completion of Point Blank Academy Basic Handgun course or a valid CCW License.
- Self Defense 6 Hrs $90 Ladies Only! This class will start will an hour of lecture, describing the necessary behaviors needed to avoid becoming a victim of crime and what to do if that fails and you are attacked. Simple moves will be demonstrated during the class. You will learn to use your body and the things around you as weapons. They will then spend the rest of the class practicing these moves. Nobody will be made to do anything. You will participate at your own comfort level. THERE IS NO LIVE SHOOTING TIME FOR THIS CLASS! Contact Michelle at email@example.com.
- Cancellations made on or before the close of business FOUR (4) days prior to the scheduled class day may be offered a full refund OR may reschedule their class for another available date.
- Cancellations made 72 HOURS or less before the scheduled class day may reschedule their class for another available date.