Not all gear is made the same. Some gear may be good for casual use, but cannot hold up to the rigorous drills of our higher level courses. This creates a safety concern for our instructors and other students. Determine if your gear is acceptable using the examples below. Contact Us if you are still unsure.


When choosing an Outside the Waistband (OWB) belt holster, find one that is comfortable, but sturdy and rigid, like these:


If you prefer an Inside the Waistband (IWB) style, choose something like these:


Some holsters will fold, flip, curl, or bend with minimal contact. While some of the following may have their place in certain instances, these styles are not allowed in any course that requires a holster. This policy will be strictly enforced.


Gear examples for specific courses:

Basic/Girls PPIH/CCW PPOH/Defensive

*** Additional requirements may be listed in each Lethal Training course details. ***