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SIG SAUER Academy Releases 'Shooter's Edge' Training Series

Get beginner instruction from the pros at SIG right at home.

You don't have to travel to New Hampshire to get a taste of the SIG Sauer Academy experience. The Academy has just released "Shooter's Edge...Learning to Shoot at SIG Sauer Academy," a new video series that lets viewers get a look at the foundational handgun classes the shooting school is offering.

The 10-episode series brings both the classroom and the range to your living room, as instructors walk you through the basics of handgun safety, shooting techniques, practice and training exercises. They'll also break down all of your options in terms of firearms and shooting equipment.

All the videos in the series were shot on location at SSA during several real introductory classes.

"With over 8 million new gun owners in 2020, we have seen an extraordinary demand for the foundational handgun courses at SIG SAUER Academy," said Tom Taylor, Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Commercial Sales, SIG SAUER, Inc. in a release. "The Shooter's Edge series is a unique opportunity for these new gun owners, those wanting to take a beginner handgun class, or the experienced shooter looking to review basic training techniques straight from SIG SAUER Academy featuring our world-renowned instructors."

The Shooter's Edge series is available now on all SIG Sauer Academy social media channels, including YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Currently, the lineup of episodes includes:

  • Learn to Shoot at SIG Sauer Academy
  • Basic Rules of Safety
  • Types of Handguns and Ammunition
  • Foundational Shooting Techniques
  • How to practice and Train Effectively
  • Choosing the Right Gun
  • Equipment and Its Purpose
  • Holsters
  • Presentation and Recovery
  • Magazines
  • Loading and Unloading
  • What Happens After Learning to Shoot at SIG Sauer Academy.

A new episode will be added each week to SSA's YouTube channel.

SIG SAUER Academy is located on a 140-acre firearms training facility catering to everyone from beginners to experts, located in Epping, New Hampshire. For more information, go to: