Louis Awerbuck (www.yfainc.com) will be teaching his Tactical HandgunStage I course near Boise on July 1-3, 2011. The host range is at Emmett, Idaho, about 30 miles from Boise. Please contact me for further information: benglandcom.2 AT gmail.com July 1-3 (Fri-Sun): Tactical Handgun Stage I Designed to create reflexive gunhandling, good marksmanship and tactical thinking, this course encompasses shooting from a ready position, the drawstroke and shooting from the holster, shooting from various tactical body positions, loading, unloading and reloading, malfunction clearances, shooting on the move, moving targets, and weapon retention. Ammunition requirement is 500 rounds, with 50 rounds for a backup pistol. Course fee is $550 with advance registration. Louis Awerbuck served in 1st Special Services Battalion in the South African Defence Force, and is a member of the National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA), the International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors (IALEFI), and the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA). He was employed at the original Gunsite Ranch as Chief Rangemaster until 1987, attaining the title of Shooting Master, and is a Senior Rangemaster for the current Gunsite Academy, Inc. He has taught extensively in the police and civilian firearms field, and has instructed military personnel from various United States bases, including Special Forces units.