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Mon – Wed: 10am-7pm
Thur – Fri: 10am-8pm
Sat: 9am-8pm
Sun: 1pm-7pm

179 College Drive #5
Orange Park, Florida 32065

Office: (904) 276-9710
Fax: (904) 276-9779

  • Range

    Our tactical indoor gun range serves Jacksonville, Orange Park, Fleming Island, Green Cove Springs, Middleburg and St. Johns County. We are a full service range open to the public. Read More

  • Weapons & Accessories

    In our retail shop you will encounter patient staff who work to ensure you make the best decision possible. You will receive a free 30-day membership with any firearm purchase.

    If you want the best price and selection, visit our online store. Read More

  • Training

    We offer extensive training opportunities; some classes are at no cost to our patrons.

    For those uncomfortable with the idea of carrying a firearm, we also offer a Less Than Lethal Self-Defense class. Read More

Upcoming Events

Tue 25


6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue 25


6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thu 27


5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat 29

Investment / Ownership Opportunity

We’re building a second tactical indoor gun range. Investment/ownership opportunity. If interested, contact us at (904) 276-9710.


Thank you so much for teaching the informative and fun CWL course last Saturday. You did an excellent job of going over the basics of gun safety and making those of us (the girls! ) who were not familiar with firearms feel more comfortable. Eric, even though he already has experience with guns, enjoyed the class as well and felt it was very worthwhile. I am looking forward to taking your suggestion about doing some target shooting to become even more proficient. I would not have felt comfortable doing that before taking your course; so thank you for alleviating my fear of guns.

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Opposition Based Clinic Outline


“Bridging the gap between Range & Reality


BASICS will be providing a 4 hour Opposition Based clinic utilizing the UTM system.  Aside from our various live fire classes offered, members & guests can now expand their training portfolio.

Time to put your skills up against a live opponent.  This class is a Force on Force clinic that will test your ability to employ a firearm in defensive situations.  More important than the exercises themselves, will be the after action briefs.  Shooter students will be held accountable for shot placement and will need to articulate the “why” in every decision.  The main catalyst to Force on Force training is the “Pain Penalty” which gives you immediate feedback and creates a different kind of stress inoculation.  This is NOT a class on “How to be a Tuffy Gunfighter 101”.        

REMINDER:  This class is run from a conceal carry posture ONLY !  Wear clothing appropriate for the training.

Some of the topic covered are:

– Authorized Use of Deadly Force

– Covert vs. Conceal carry

– Increased Muzzle Discipline

– Assessing your Environment

– Proper Target Acquisition & Discrimination

– Accountability of shot placement

– Avoid or Engage : Why get into the fight you could have avoided?

Provided to Shooter Students:

– Personal Protective Gear: Mask, Gloves, Neck Covering

– UTM converted firearms, UTM Ammo & Magazines

– Holster: You will have a pick of either Inside or Outside the waistband.

Students should bring the following:

– Hat w/Brim or skull cap ( worn with mask during Force on Force exercises )

– Minimum 2 layers of long sleeves / pants w/belt loops & belt / Closed toe shoes

– Comfortable clothing for indoor range environment.

– Snacks & Water

– Note taking material

Course and Enrollment Information

  • Must be a U.S Citizen to attend this course.
  • Cost is $120 which includes range fee.
  • Limited to 5 students per class

Registration/Enrollment will be handled by Sean Mariucci of DWS LLC.  Contact with any questions – concerns – comments


Freedom Pistol Match Scores
MCL Score
1st Trey Fagan 188
2nd Scott Westervelt 185
3rd Jack Campbell 183
3rd Bernard Mortenson 183
AL Jerry Anthony 161
VFW Rick Martin 132
MCL Trey Fagan 184
1st David Alred 194
2nd Chris Derby 192
3rd Josh McNair 187
3rd Jeff Desjardins 187
1st Jay Manno 171
2nd Ted Richardson 147
3rd Todd Thompson 125
1st Glenda Alred 122
2nd Lisa Hiering 98
1st JJ Faro 158