Course: Defenses Against Handgun Threats

Lead Instructors:  Darren LevineJon Pascal
 Access:  Public   Status:  Active   Course:  $49.99
The world is a dangerous place. There are a lot of weapons out there and they are not always in the hands of the good guys. In this specialized Krav Maga course, Darren Levine teaches techniques to allow you to defend yourself when threatened with a handgun. Darren goes into detail on the different types of threats, identifying your best options, and the methods necessary to take control of the situation.

Course Lessons (3)

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Important Concepts

In this lesson you will learn important concepts in handgun defense. Topics include information about gun threats, the power of the weapon, and distance of the threat.

Strategy and Principles

In this lesson you will learn strategy and principles related to handgun threats. Topics include strategy against gun threats, a handgun overview, the defensive principle.


In this lesson you will learn the mindset and techniques necessary to successfully defend against a common handgun threat. The lesson will cover common handgun threats from many different angles a...

Course Specs

Course Chapters

There are no individual chapters available for this course.

Course Goals

  1. Understand the Course topic
  2. Refine your ability to execute the techniques presented in the Course
  3. Become familiar with drills that can be used to develop your skills
  4. Achieve significant proficiency in the material

Testing & Certification

There are not currently any tests or certifications for this course.

Lead Instructors

Darren Levine

Darren Levine is the Chief Instructor and co-founder of Krav Maga Worldwide, as well as the founder of the nonprofit Krav Maga Association of America. An 8th degree black belt, he is one of the highest-ranked Krav Maga instructors in the world and received extensive training directly from Imi Lichtenfeld, the creator of Krav Maga.


Jon Pascal

Jon Pascal is a 6th Degree Black in Krav Maga and has studied Krav Maga for over 30 years.

He is the Director of the Krav Maga Worldwideâ„¢ Force Training Division, and has over 19 years of law enforcement experience with a police department in Los Angeles County.