About the Study Guide

You are looking at the South Dakota Handgun Education Study Guide. At the present time, you cannot obtain handgun education certification from Handgun Safety Course. However, you can use this Study Guide as a resource to learn more about handgun safety.

Using correct shooting techniques will help you improve your accuracy.

Four fundamentals for an accurate handgun shot:

  1. Aim carefully, aligning your sights.
  2. Take a deep breath, and then exhale.
  3. Squeeze the trigger slowly.
  4. Follow through.
Handgun technique