Mathew Bayley is only firearms instructor to be given an Outfitters Permit by the Holy Cross District of the White River National Forest to teach firearms safety and shooting skills.
We are open and have normal hours of operation. We’ve taken a number of steps in support of our team and clients, including increased safety and sanitation measures. Masks and nitrile gloves are available. Group sizes are limited. Classes are taught in a socially distanced, outdoor environment.
On Target has been offering national award winning personal and family firearms safety / home protection programs in the Vail Valley since 2004.
Mathew Bayley's key to success with firearms is his ability to adapt his programs to address the needs of his clients. In these challenging times, we aim to keep our classes comfortable, educational, and above all fun!
We provide all of the necessary equipment needed for our clients to show up ready to learn. We recommend that you bring your preferred firearm and ammo and we also have extras we provide for group classes
Live fire, eight hours on the range training, hand gun safety, concealed carry self-defense law, close quarter handgun handling, shooting accuracy from the draw, and the correct way to draw a concealed hand gun.
The cost for this course is $150.00
For shooters with a Concealed Carry permit but zero to limited practical experience drawing a concealed handgun.
1. The correct way to draw a concealed handgun
2. Close quarter handgun fighting
3. Trick to accurate concealed carry shooting
4. Handgun retention skills
The cost for this course is $125.00
This course is at least 14 hours long and includes classroom and range time learning to shoot rifles. Students learn NRA’s rules for safe gun handling; rifle parts and operation; ammunition; shooting fundamentals; range rules; shooting from the bench rest, prone, sitting, standing and kneeling positions; cleaning, and continued opportunities for skill development. Students will receive the Basics of Rifle Shooting handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Winchester/NRA Marksmanship Qualification booklet, take a Basics of Rifle Shooting Student Examination, and receive a course completion certificate.
This is an 8-hour course that teaches participants how to defend their home in a variety of crisis events such as:
Theft, Burglary, Robbery, Home invasion
Students will then practice skills and drills to deal with a wide variety of situations focusing on defending the home and loved ones against a variety of threats.