The Marksman Academy is a six-week course that is hyper-focused on shooting fundamentals and developing muscle memory. The goal of this course is to ensure that the shooter is exceptionally comfortable with his or her firearm, working through malfunctions and getting rapid, accurate shots on target from the holster. Administration, tactical and speed reloading, shooting with one hand (strong and weak) are crucial fundamental skills, which will be covered in this class. This class is a prerequisite for GunSlinger Academy.

This course is taught in the classroom and on the range. Registration includes class and range fees, ear protection, and targets.


PRICE: $499. Includes class and range fees, ear protection, and target. Classes will be on the same night, at the same time as the first night of the session you register for.

PREREQUISITE: Completion of Academy Prep Handgun 201.


  • Semi-automatic pistol with strong side, properly fitted belt holster (no shoulder holsters)
  • Minimum of 2 magazines and 2 magazine pouches
  • 50 rounds of ammunition per class
  • Hearing and eye protection

PLEASE NOTE:  Texas Gun Club requires a 24-hour notice of cancellation of a lesson/event. In the event you cannot meet your scheduled date/time, please call us and/or email us that you need to cancel.  If we do not receive a cancellation notice 24 hours prior to the scheduled lesson/event, you will be issued store credit for your course.  No refunds will be issued.

Texas Gun Club reserves the right to cancel or reschedule classes that do not hold the minimum enrollee count. Texas Gun Club will notify you 24 hours before the class is held.