Originally Posted by pioneer461
Taihawk, welcome to our world. May I offer a suggestion? No disrespect intended toward your friend, but I suggest you take professional training from a qualified firearms instructor. The sooner the better, before you learn / develop bad habits that can be very difficult to break.
Absolutely no offense at all! Love the respect everybody shows each other on this board...
....but to respond to your suggestion, my buddy is a qualified instructor and is the guy who teaches the conceal and carry course for the county, in charge of leagues, etc.