All Courses - Outline and Requirements

Concealed Carry Deployment



You have made the decision to carry, but are you truly ready?

This course draws upon decades of combined experience in the daily carry of concealed firearms - on duty for specific missions and off duty.

The course is designed to bridge the gap between basic, mandated concealed carry training and the actual ability to tactically deploy a firearm in a real world environment. Most importantantly, the student will receive quality range time with professional instructors to determine what works best for their own concealed carry circumstances.

Course length is typically 8 hours in length with a short lunch break. Certificates are given upon successful completion of the course.

Topics covered will include:

  • Equipment Selection
  • Proper Shooting Fundamentals
  • Drawing and Reloading from Concealment
  • Mindset

Required equipment:

  • Pistol
  • 3 Pistol Magazines
  • 400 Pistol Rounds
  • Minimum One (1) Pouch for Pistol Magazine
  • Eye and Ear Protection

$225/person

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2-Day Rifle



With an emphasis on rifle competency, this course is designed to provide the shooter with the fundamentals and mindset necessary to perform at a high level on demand in many conditions and scenarios.

Days are typically 9-10 hours in length with a short lunch break. Certificates are given upon successful completion of the second day.

Download Reston Group Rifle & Pistol Standards

Topics covered will include:

  • Weapon Zeros
  • Safety
  • Familiarization
  • Accuracy
  • Speed
  • Positions
  • Barricades
  • Multiple Threats
  • Reloads
  • Malfunctions
  • Shooting on the Move
  • Mindset

Required equipment:

  • Rifle
  • Serviceable Pistol
  • 3 Rifle Magazines
  • Pouches for Rifle Magazines
  • 2 Pistol Magazines
  • Pouches for Pistol Magazines
  • Rifle Sling
  • 750 Rifle Rounds/100 Pistol Rounds
  • Eye and Ear Protections
  • Serviceable Holster

$400/person

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2-Day Pistol



With an emphasis on pistol competency, this course is designed to provide the shooter with the fundamentals and mindset necessary to perform at a high level on demand in many conditions and scenarios.

Days are typically 9-10 hours in length with a short lunch break. Certificates are given upon successful completion of the second day.

Download Reston Group Rifle & Pistol Standards

Topics covered will include:

  • Safety
  • Familiarization
  • Grip
  • Stance
  • Accuracy
  • Speed
  • Positions
  • Barricades
  • Multiple Threats
  • Reloads
  • Malfunctions
  • Shooting on the Move
  • Mindset

Required equipment:

  • Serviceable Pistol
  • Minimum 3 Pistol Magazines
  • Pouches for Pistol Magazines
  • 600 Pistol Rounds
  • Eye and Ear Protections
  • Serviceable Holster

$400/person

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2-Day Performance Gun Fighting - Mod 1



Participants in this course should have a core understanding of marksmanship fundamentals and strong weapons handling skills. Building on these fundamentals, participants will be instructed in high performance skills and will practice techniques to enable them to successfully perform in firearm engagements.

Days are typically 9-10 hours in length with a short lunch break. Certificates are given upon successful completion of the second day.

Download Reston Group Rifle & Pistol Standards

Topics covered will include:

  • Weapon Zeros
  • Safety
  • Grip
  • Stance
  • Accuracy
  • Speed
  • Positions
  • Multiple Threats
  • Reloads
  • Malfunctions
  • Shooting on the Move
  • Mindset

Required equipment:

  • Rifle
  • Serviceable Pistol
  • 3 Rifle Magazines
  • Pouches for Rifle Magazines
  • 3 Pistol Magazines
  • Pouches for Pistol Magazines
  • 550 Rifle Rounds / 500 Pistol Rounds
  • Rifle Sling
  • Eye and Ear Protections
  • Serviceable Holster

$400/person

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2-Day Performance Gun Fighting - Mod 2



A fast paced follow-up to Performance Gunfighting Mod 1. Participants in this course should have a core understanding of marksmanship fundamentals and strong, safe weapons handling skills. Building on these fundamentals, participants will be taken to a higher level of competency through practical, advanced drills and non-traditional shooting techniques. Participants should have completed a basic pistol and rifle course from a reputable instructor to attend this course. (Applicants with extensive experience may also be considered on a case by case basis).

Days are typically 9-10 hours in length with a short lunch break. Certificates are given upon successful completion of the second day.

Download Reston Group Rifle & Pistol Standards

Topics covered will include:

  • Weapon Zeros
  • Safety
  • Grip
  • Stance
  • Accuracy
  • Speed
  • Positions/Non-Traditional Positions
  • Multiple Threats
  • Reloads
  • Malfunctions
  • Shooting on the Move
  • Mindset
  • Barricades
  • One-Handed Shooting
  • One-Handed Weapon Manipulations

Required equipment:

  • Rifle
  • Serviceable Pistol
  • 3 Rifle Magazines
  • Pouches for Rifle Magazines
  • 3 Pistol Magazines
  • Pouches for Pistol Magazines
  • 550 Rifle Rounds / 500 Pistol Rounds
  • Rifle Sling
  • Eye and Ear Protections
  • Serviceable Holster

$400/person

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5-Day Performance Gun Fighting



This course is designed to provide the shooter with the fundamentals and mindset necessary to perform at a high level on demand in many conditions and scenarios.

Days are typically 9-10 hours in length with a short lunch break. Certificates are given upon successful completion of the second day.

Download Reston Group Rifle & Pistol Standards

Topics covered will include:

  • Weapon Zeros
  • Safety
  • Familiarization
  • Grip
  • Stance
  • Accuracy
  • Speed
  • Positions
  • Barricades
  • Multiple Threats
  • Reloads
  • Malfunctions
  • Shooting on the Move
  • Mindset

Required equipment:

  • Rifle
  • Serviceable Pistol
  • 3 Rifle Magazines
  • Pouches for Rifle Magazines
  • 3 Pistol Magazines
  • Pouches for Pistol Magazines
  • 1700 Rifle Rounds / 500 Pistol Rounds
  • Rifle Sling
  • Eye and Ear Protections
  • Serviceable Holster

$850/person

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2-Day Room Clearing



This course will introduce principles and techniques of room clearing. Material covered will benefit law enforcement and responsible citizens. Principles covered can carry over beyond home defense scenarios.

Days are typically 9-10 hours in length with a short lunch break. Certificates are given upon successful completion of the second day.

Download Reston Group Rifle & Pistol Standards

Topics covered will include:

  • Mindset
  • Mission Purpose
  • Proper Tactics for Given Situations
  • One and Two Person Clearing Techniques
  • Defensive Positions
  • Low Light Tactics

Preferred Equipment:

  • AR15 style rifle
  • Weapon mounted light
  • Rifle sling
  • Clear eye protection
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Gloves

Minimum Acceptable Equipment:

  • Glock Pistol (rentals available with prior notice)
  • Hand Held Flashlight

Provided Equipment:

  • UTM Bolts for Rifles
  • UTM Pistol Slide (if needed)
  • All UTM ammunition
  • Force-on-Force Protective Gear

$650/person

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Hostage Rescue



Hostage Rescue is the most complicated, high risk SWAT mission. It requires the most advanced skills but is also the least executed mission.

Reston Group is offering a 5-day Hostage Rescue Training Course that will provide Tactical Team Members with the skills to successfully accomplish this complicated mission. This course will consist of range training, Simmunitions, and live fire CQB in a shoothouse.

The topics will include:

  • High Performance Shooting
  • Individual CQB skills
  • Team Movement
  • Multi-Team/Multi Breach Point Operations

The goal of the course is to provide each Officer the skills to be a successful member of a Hostage Rescue Entry Team.

Please contact us for scheduling.

$1,000/person

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Winning an Armed Encounter Seminar



This is an 8-hour seminar that includes a detailed debrief of the officer involved shooting that Jared Reston was involved in where he was shot 7 times and was able to return fire, killing the suspect.

Topics include the threats that face law enforcement today and what we can do to win these encounters.

Please contact us for scheduling.