Off-Body Carry I (OBC-I)
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Course Length:  4.0 Hours


Prerequisite: Defensive Pistol I or Defensive Rifle I


Class Size: 10 -20 participants 


Cost:  200.US

Ammunition and/ or required gear are not included in the course cost

10% Discount for Law Enforcement, Military, NAAGA and NRA members

15% Discount for followers of Clubhouse | Firearms and Combatives HQ

This course is taught in conjunction with Panther Protection Services, and consists of both classroom and live-fire instruction.


OBC-1 is designed to help participants understand the tactical considerations of OBC. Whether carrying a bag gun as an everyday carry (EDC) tool or as a secondary consideration, this course will introduce participants to realistic situations they may potentially face in their day-to-day environment.  Some of the topics we will cover are:


Key Topics Covered

•  Why OBC?

•  OBC as an EDC platform

•  "What’s in the Bag?" (Essential EDC items)

•  Firearm Considerations (pistols, rifles and sub-guns)

•  Bag Considerations (purses, sling bags and backpacks)

•  "Running the Bag"

•  Proactive Engagement

•  Reactive Engagement

•  Understanding the Speed of Violence

•  Managing Distance

•  Civilian Encounters

•  Maintaining Continuity of Fire (tactical and emergency reloading)

•  Understanding Malfunctions

•  Weapons Transitioning

•  Vehicle Transport

This is up close and personal training designed to help you increase your ability to defend your life or that of a loved one or associate.  What you will need:

Required Gear​

  • Workout attire or Daily Wear* (Both a short and Long Sleeve shirt, long pants, comfortable footwear)

  • Sport Undergarments (for women)

  • Running or Cross-Trainer style Athletic Shoes

  • Clear Eye Protection**

  • Mask or Face Covering (Required COVID-19 Protocol)**

*   This is a physically demanding class. Please consider that clothing may become torn, dirtied or sweaty.

**  Eye protection is not included in the cost of the course but can be purchased for 5. US Dollars.


  • Social distancing observed (During verbal instruction)

  • Face Masks and/ or Face Shields Required

  • Face masks will be available for purchase 2. US

  • Face Shields are available for purchase 20. US

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