Course Descriptions

Whether you are a beginner, or you want to train at an advanced level, our professional training staff can help you develop your skills effectively and efficiently. Click on a class to see more info!

Introduction to Handgun


Beginners welcome – no experience or equipment necessary for this class. Take this class and leave it knowing exactly what kind of firearm is for just right for you.

Shoot & Move Class


Develop the skill set needed to shoot on the move effectively and practice it often. Your life may very well depend on it. 


Transition Drills Training


Learn to transition from shooting a slung rifle to engagement from your holstered pistol! 


Low/No Light Engagement


Learn the correct flashlight grip & pistol hold along with situational awareness in low/no light, and of course - how to shoot in low/no light as your life may very well depend on it. 


Become a Better Pistol Shooter Series


Moving past "learning how to shoot" into being better, faster, and more accurate for the mission. Foundational/intermediate skill level is required on the appropriate firearms system prior to enrollment. These courses are not necessarily specific to any disciple other than making you a better shooter. 

NRA Basic Pistol Class


The NRA Basic Pistol class is intended for all individuals regardless of previous shooting experience or NRA-affiliation. 

Handgun Cleaning Class


Proper cleaning, inspection and maintenance is critical to keep your firearm operating when you need it and continue to function smoothly throughout the years. We offer monthly handgun cleaning courses that are just an hour long and for just $20 at the range.

VA Concealed Carry Class


Cost: $125.00 per student. This 4 hour classroom/live fire course will meet the requirements set forth to obtain your Virginia concealed carry license.

Defensive Pistol Course


Learn how to focus on the techniques needed to defend yourself in a real-life situation and develop a defensive mindset.


Holster Skills Training


Learn the skills needed to holster up upon entering the range!

Recommended Course Progression Guide

The natural progression from absolute beginner to John Wick is as follows:

 Intro to Handguns or NRA Basic Pistol and/or Intro to AR-15

BABPS , Handgun Cleaning and Maintenance Class

Holster Skills or CCW (Holster Skills is part of our CCW class now).

Low Light, Defensive Pistol, Shoot and Move and Transition Drills 

Private Instruction Inquiries

Not quite ready/not looking for classroom style training just yet? No worries at all - we offer both private 1-on-1 lessons with our NRA Certified Firearms Instructors as well as  private group lessons for complete beginners to experts alike. 

Our instructors work on your schedule; just shoot us a message below to connect with our WBISR Training Department, let them know what kind of training you have had (if applicable), what kind of training you are looking for, and lastly, a meeting date that works for you!

Winding Brook Indoor Shooting Range

11547 Lakeridge Pkwy Ashland, VA 23005