MN 3Gun Group provides practical and affordable quality training courses. The training courses are designed to have a good student to instructor ratio, so we could provide a bit of personalized training to each student.  MN 3Gun Group Instructors are veteran law enforcement officers serving as Firearms Instructors and veteran 3-Gunners bringing with them years of experience from shooting major matches throughout the United States.


3-Gun Intro / Skills Builder Course – April 11, 2020 at the Forest Lake Sportsmen’s Club

  • This is a 1/2 day course designed around introductory skills of 3-Gun. The course is designed for newer shooters to the sport as well as those shooters who have had limited training in the use of the firearms employed in 3-Gun.
  • THIS IS NOT A BASIC FIREARMS COURSE. Participants must know and have the fundamental firearms handling and safety skills.
  • Course Fee is $60.
  • Course will be held in two sessions: AM and PM
  • For more information and to register, click HERE.


Handgun Skills Development Course – May 2, 2020 at the Forest Lake Sportsmen’s Club

  • This is a 1 day course designed around advancing handgun marksmanship and handling skills. The course will focus on the development of speed and accuracy skills, understanding the balance between the speed and accuracy, long range accuracy, drawing from the holster and staged positions, shooting on the move, etc. We will be using mostly steel targets for the drills achieving immediate target response.
  • THIS IS NOT A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE. Participants must know and have the fundamental handgun handling skills.
  • The course will be limited to 48 shooters to achieve a great student-to-instructor ratio.
  • Course Fee is $75.
  • For more information and to register, click HERE.


Range Incident Response (2-Part Training) – February 23, 2020 at the Osseo Gun Club

  • We are proud to partner up with Paramedic Ryan Kelly of Sentinel Tactical Emergency Medicine (also a Combat Medic and Instructor with the MN National Guard and a Police Officer and Medical Support Instructor with the Minneapolis Police Department) in offering a 2-part training course for range staff, event organizers, and anyone who is willing to step up and be helpful should an emergency arise.
  • Each part is not a prerequisite of the other.  Students can sign up for either part, or both (recommended).

Part 1: Trauma Care & Response Course

    • This is a 3-hour course geared towards emergency incident response in a range or match setting.  The course will cover emergency incident planning to include pre-emergency event planning, actual emergency event response, and post-emergency event considerations.
    • The course will learn about the human body’s response to a traumatic injury such as a gunshot wound and loss of blood, and teach students how to use a trauma kit properly to begin immediate treatment of the victim.
    • The course will include hands-on props and training, and will include live scenarios that will mimic an actual emergency event.
    • Course fee is $35.
    • For more information and to register, click HERE.

Part 2: American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver® CPR AED Training and Certification Course

    • For those wanting to take their medical training to the next level, this 3-hour course is offered on the same day following the Trauma Care & Response Course.
    • The AHA Heartsaver CPR AED course trains participants to give CPR, and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in a safe, timely, and effective manner. Reflects science and education from the American Heart Association Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC).
    • The AHA Heartsaver CPR AED Course is designed for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory, or other requirements. Certified Range and Firearms Instructors are often required to have this certification.
    • This course can also serve as a Re-Certification Course for those currently certified in AHA Heartsaver® CPR AED.
    • Course fee is $65.
    • For more information and to register, click HERE.