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Right On Target, Handgun Classes

Private Lessons

Are you looking to improve your shooting capabilites in an environment that promotes accelerated skill development? Our top-notch instructors provide private lessons that will be tailored to help you reach your specific goals and take you down the path you wish to pursue. Whether you are a complete beginner, or a more advanced shooter, you will greatly benefit from the one-on-one interacation of a private lesson.

Please contact us for a free phone or email consultation with one of our instructors.


"Right On Target" Level Handgun: $80.00

Course Dates: Select Wednesdays at 6-9pm, and Sundays 4:30-7:30 pm

This 3 hour entry level handgun course is National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) sponsored and is designed for new gun owners or those interested in learning to shoot a handgun. It will provide the student with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to safely handle, load, fire, and unload common types of pistols and revolvers. If your goal is to learn to safely shoot a handgun, or you're preparing to purchase a handgun, the "Right On Target" course will give you the information you need. Everything necessary for this course is provided. West Coast Armory will supply firearms in various calibers and ammunition for participants.

Course requirements and restrictions:

Participants must be 13 years of age or older. Anyone under 18 years of age must have a legal parent or guardian attend the course with them.

Foreign citizens must bring their current passport and visa with them to the class. For safety purposes, all participants must be able to speak and understand English.

If you have any questions or are ready to register for class, please call us at 425-641-2877 extension 5. The Right On Target class requires preregistration with full deposit for each participant.

Topics covered:

  • Firearm safety
  • Action types, gun designs, how to operate various safeties
  • Personal protection
  • Ammunition
  • Loading and unloading
  • Integrated act of firing
  • Safe storage
  • Free Bronze Membership


"Right On Target II" Intermediate Level Handgun: $125

West Coast Armory and Bellevue Gun Club are proud to announce the long anticipated Right on Target II.  This is a follow-up course to our popular and highly successful Right On Target introductory handgun course.  Right on Target II is a four hour course that is designed to build on the basic fundamentals practiced in Right On Target, and equip the average Washington State resident with the basic knowledge and skill set necessary to safely carry a sidearm on a day to day basis. 

Upon completion of this course students will:

  • Understand the safety concerns revolving around daily carry.
  • Learn about proper mindset as it pertains to daily carry.
  • Learn how to safely draw and re-holster a handgun using a strong side hip holster from both open carry and concealment.
  • Develop proper trigger manipulation and follow through.
  • Perform multiple shots in a quick and controlled manner
  • Qualify to participate in the mandatory “Safety Check” that allows Bellevue Gun Club members to practice drawing from the holster while using our facilities.

Course Requirements:

  • Student candidates must be at least 21 years of age and be able to lawfully possess a handgun. A Washington Concealed Pistol License is required in order to participate in this course. 
  • Student candidates must have previously completed Bellevue Gun Club’s Right On Target course or be able to show proof of completion of a basic handgun safety course equivalent to Right On Target, as well as be able to demonstrate safe firearms handling on a consistent basis.
  • A semi-automatic handgun in good working condition.
  • At least three (3) magazines for the student candidate’s handgun.
  • Magazine pouches
  • A strong side hip holster specific to the student candidate’s handgun. This should be made of sturdy leather or kydex which does not collapse when the firearm is not inside of it. Blackhawk Serpa Holsters and Uncle Mike’s soft sided holsters (or their equivalent there to) will not be allowed.
  • 250 rounds of brass cased/ copper jacketed factory loaded ammunition. Round count may vary significantly from class to class.
  • Adequate eye and ear protection. 
  • A positive attitude that is conducive to the learning environment.

Pre-registration is mandatory.

Please stop in, or call the range at (425) 641-2877 extension 5 for a list of current availability and to register for this course.

Cost for this course is $125. Payment is required upon pre-registration.

Please contact the range staff or instructors with any special needs or considerations.



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