Lead Instructor:  George Wehby
 Access:  Public   Status:  Active   Lesson:  Free (Registration Required)
Here you will learn the fundamentals of how to expertly use your firearm. One of the first procedures when dealing with a firearm is the safe loading and unloading of that firearm.It is also important to familiarize yourself with the 4 safety rules and your weapon’s nomenclature before ever actually handling or loading and unloading one.

Lesson Specs

Lesson Goals

  1. Understand the safety requirements of owning a weapon
  2. Learn the keys to one-handed and two-handed tactical shooting
  3. Learn how to handle weapon malfunctions
  4. Learn drills that can be used to refine your skills


  1. Watch the Lesson
  2. Take notes on key aspects
  3. Ask questions on the Forum
  4. Complete and pass the course Test
  5. Print your Certificate

Lesson Chapters

  1. Opening
  2. Introduction
  3. Loading
  4. Press Check
  5. Unloading
  6. Marksmanship Fundamentals: Introduction
  7. Marksmanship Fundamentals: Stance
  8. Marksmanship Fundamentals: Grip
  9. Marksmanship Fundamentals: Sight Alignment
  10. Marksmanship Fundamentals: Sight Picture
  11. Marksmanship Fundamentals: Trigger Control
  12. Marksmanship Fundamentals: Follow Through
  13. Dry Fire Practice
  14. Live Fire Practice
  15. Conclusion

Lead Instructor

George Wehby

Black Belt Tactical Chief Instructor

Black Belt Tactical creator and Instructor, George Wehby, brings a wide range of practical experience garnered in the military, law enforcement and as a highly sought-after instructor. His teaching credentials include firearms training for federal agents and private citizens, technical advisor and host on Guns and Ammo’s Personal Defense TV and as a respected Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. As a life-long martial artist with black belts in multiple disciplines, George fused his passion for and knowledge of the martial arts with his extensive experience in tactical shooting to create the Black Belt Tactical Dynamic Defense method.


Other Lessons in This Course


Introduction to Black Belt Tactical

In this lesson we discuss the need to address our personal safety. We will go over what will be covered in the course, and the way that Black Belt Tactical works.

Free (Registration Required)


Here you will learn the fundamentals of how to expertly use your firearm.

Tactical Shooting 101

In this lesson, George reviews how to properly execute one-handed and two-handed shooting. The 4-stage draw stroke is a critical part of your firearms training.

Tactical Shooting 102

This lesson covers what happens and what to do when your weapon malfunctions. The fastest and most efficient way to do this can mean the difference between life and death in a gunfight.

Skill Drills

This lesson goes into the details of practicing and performing drills with your firearm. These drills will help you greatly improve your ability and knowledge of your weapon.