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Initial CCW Full Course Curriculum

Equipment Requirements for Initial Full Course

* * * * * Initial CCW Class Reference Materials (partial - with green background)

Bullet Reflection / Bullet Bounce

Shooting Positions- photos 

How to Reload your revolver

Holster Draw - Reverse Retention Ready Position

How to Draw and Holster your firearm

Ron Avery - Science of the Draw

Pistol Grip Illustrations - Photos  # 1   # 2

Pistol Grip and Stance  // Modern Isoceles


Tueller Drill


Some Gel Tests Ammunition

California CCW Application Forms / Procedures

CCW Identification Banner 

California Jury Instructions - Firearms and Deadly Force

Reference materials (e.g., mistaken ID Shootings, what can go wrong, what if scenarios, etc...): 

Kenya Mall Attack - NYPD Report

Nassau County DA Report

Hostage Shot By Police - DA Report 

Brandishing - it's unlawful



On Target Articles

CCW Skill Building Classes

Slide Correction Technique

Tehama County CCW 

Computer Desktop Backgrounds



Civil Unrest

Crime, Predators and You


Video and Other Training References

Video Attacks References IslamoFascists, Criminals, and Tyrants


California Pending and New Legislation

View:   "2AToday for The USA"

Your plan was to Dial 911...

Why carrying a gun is a civilized act

Terrorists and Suicide Bombers - are you ready?


Stopping Power Myths

Legal Assistance Considerations

California Firearms Laws Summary Booklet DOJ 

2008 Dangerous Weapons Control Law CA DOJ


Shingletown Links

Steve Lee  - I Like Guns

Youth & Adult Shooting Club (Shingletown)


Links by Topic

Ham Radio Emergency


Grips Handgun



Guns Safes & Gun Security

Body Armor  Home Defense

Shotguns and Home Defense


Check for Red Flag Warning Alerts

Shasta Chain Control

Shingletown Cam is located on the north side of HWY 44 in Shingletown

Lassen Park Cam is located in Shasta County on the south side of eastbound HWY 44 at the Lassen Park North Entrance

Bogard Rest Area Cam is located in Lassen County on SR44 at the entrance to Bogard Rest Area


Obama Posters

IRS Levy Relief


Jack Polen - God Bless You.

Jack Polen(1957 - 2013).Jack Polen was born on November 4, 1957 to Gertrude and Floyd Polen. Jack was the youngest of five brothers to include Paul, Leslie, Kenneth, and Joe. At a young age, Jack knew he was going to become a California Highway Patrolman. He participated in the ROTC program at Enterprise High School where he graduated. He received his AA degree from Shasta College and his BA in Criminal Justice from Sacramento State University. Jack graduated from the CHP Academy in 1980.

Jack was a follower of Christ, an outstanding officer, an amazing father, a loving husband, a thoughtful son, a loyal brother, a wonderful uncle, a supportive friend, a helpful, kind brother-in-law, a friendly School bus driver, a Civil War re-enactor, an Abraham Lincoln enthusiast, a collector of everything "Goofy", a creative wood worker, an all-around understanding, accepting you for exactly who you are, charismatic man. Jack was a lover of life, family, friends, and always took the time to chat with everyone he knew. No matter how much or little time Jack had, he always had time for others. 

Jack is the proud and loving father of three sons, Justin, Jared and Connor and three daughters, Breann, Jamie and Makenna. He is also the grandpa of Emma, Tatum, and Wyatt. 

Jack married Danielle in August of 2000. They shared an extraordinary marriage where they made time for each other, they worked and played together, and they actually knew how to communicate with each other. They loved to go on family vacations with extended family. 

As a Highway Patrolman, Jack received many awards because he enjoyed his job every day. He served in many capacities and excelled at everything he did. He served the people of California for 34 years. Jack was often asked when he was going to retire. His answer was he still loved his job. 

To everyone that reads this, please know Jack loved you all, wishes you the best, and encourages you to live your life to the fullest because he sure did.

Services are at Risen King Community Church on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at noon. The public is welcome. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The American Cancer Society or the charity of your choice . 

Above Published in Redding Record Searchlight on Dec. 12, 2013


Jack, thank you for the visits, sharing the birthday cake and coffee. I miss seeing you on 44. Nate.