Originally Posted by chris in va
I have to ask, have you taken a safety course yet?
I have. I took a basic 8 hour handgun safety course. I've shot probably a dozen or so times with friends and I'm generally comfortable with operating a firearm. Of course, it's a little psychologically on a range than in your home.
Hope to God I never need to use it, but I want to be sure in proficient should that day ever come. I'll definitely be practicing frequently and will probably invest in a few more training classes.
I appreciate the knowledge on this forum. I've learned a ton over the last couple months.