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Common Misconceptions about Women and Guns

4 Common Myths and Misconceptions about Women, Guns and Training At Split 2nd Training, we’ve heard these misconceptions about women in shooting sports for as long as we’ve been in business. It’s high time these myths get busted. Here are four of the most common we hear and the facts that dispel those myths. Women should only learn to shoot for self-defense.  It’s easy for organizations to lean into the… Read More »Common Misconceptions about Women and Guns

Most Important Rules in Firearm Safety

Critical Rules in Firearm Safety Whether it’s your first time handling a firearm or your 400th time out at the range, these rules will always apply to keeping you and those around you safe. Nearly 500 people die each year unintentionally by guns. This can come from children seeing the gun as a toy, someone not realizing a gun’s safety is off, not realizing someone is behind a target, and… Read More »Most Important Rules in Firearm Safety

The Importance of Firearm Safety Training

The Importance of Firearm Safety Training You may think gun ownership is rare in the United States, but it definitely is not. More than 70 million people in the United States claim to own a firearm. That is about 22% of the total population!  From those 70 million firearm owners, just about 18 million have a concealed carry license. Responsibility of Concealed Carry Permit Concealed carry permits can be a… Read More »The Importance of Firearm Safety Training

Tactical Training, Guns, and Women

Tactical Training, Guns, and Women “You fight like a girl.” One of the most common yet outdated statements heard amongst our everyday activities like sports and tousling. It’s moments like these that show how even our language reflect the perception of women being the weaker sex.  For too long women have been the target of attacks in public areas like parks and sidewalks, but also in hidden parts of our… Read More »Tactical Training, Guns, and Women

The History of Concealed Carry in Florida

The History of Concealed Carry in Florida Having the ability to protect yourself at a moment’s notice is of great importance, but when did the right to do so through concealed carry come to pass in Florida? We’re here to go over the history of the law and why it’s so important to its residents today.  The right to bear arms was in fact one of the forefront rights that… Read More »The History of Concealed Carry in Florida