Aim Point LLC

Firearms Instruction Done Right.


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Aim Point LLC is a firearms training and consulting service based in Pittsburgh, PA. Aim Point LLC services the greater Pittsburgh area including Westmorland, Washington and Fayette counties. Aim Point LLC is geared towards beginning shooters as well as those wanting to improve their marksmanship skills. I teach from an interactive hands on approach using simulated weapons (SIRT pistols) as well as various types of firearms.



New Shooter Safety Seminar

The goal of the seminar is to highlight the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude essential for selecting, safely handling, storing, and cleaning a firearm. This seminar generally lasts about an hour.

Individual: $10/person – Groups (10+): $5/person

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Pistol Marksmanship Training

The goal of this training is to provide the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to learn pistol marksmanship using a virtual training system. The course typically runs about 2-3 hrs with the opportunity to run through various drills depending on your knowledge and skill level. This course is portable and can be presented in your home or other location.

Individual: $35/person Groups (10+): $25/person

Upcoming Class:

August 29, 2018, 6:30-9:30pm Register here!

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Active Shooter Preparedness Training

With active shooter incidents becoming an all to frequent occurrence individuals need to be prepared to survive should they become involved in such a situation. This course provides the tools necessary to plan for, react to and help themselves along with others increase their chances of survival during an active shooter situation. This course covers the general characteristics of active shooting incidents, how to recognize signs of potential violence, and what to expect during and after and active shooting takes place. It also covers basic first aid that could possibly help save your or someone else’s life. This is a three-hour course.

Cost: $60/person Corporate Groups (10+): $595 Non-profit groups (8+): $495

Upcoming Classes:

August 23, 2018: 6:30pm-9:30pm Register here!

September 5, 2018: 6:30pm-9:30pm Register here!

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NRA Basics - Instructor Led Training

This course introduces students to the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely. This course will also help prepare the student for participation in other NRA courses. This is an instructor led only training. The course will be broken down into three segments, two classroom sessions and range qualification. The classroom sessions will typically be evening classes and the range qualification will take place on a Saturday or Sunday morning. Students will be expected to bring 200 rounds and a semi-automatic pistol to qualify with. (If you don’t have your own pistol, one may be rented at an additional charge).

Semi-automatic or Revolver ONLY: $100/person [Requires $50 deposit for training materials]

Full Course ONLY: $100/person [Requires $50 deposit for training materials]

Upcoming Classes –

July 21, 2018 (New Castle): Full day class and range from 8:00 am - 5:30 pm Register here!

July 25, 2018 (Carnegie): Two class sessions 6:45-9:45pm (Wed 7/25 and Thurs 7/26) with range certification on 7/28 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Register here!

August 1, 2018 (Carnegie): Two class sessions 6:45-9:45pm (Wed 8/1 and Thurs 8/2) with range certification on 8/4 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Register here!

August 25, 2018 (New Castle): Full day class and range from 8:00 am - 5:30 pm Register here!

September 16, 2018 (New Castle): Full day class and range from 8:00 am - 5:30 pm Register here!

September 18, 2018 (Carnegie): Two class sessions 6:45-9:45pm (Tues 9/18 and Thurs 9/20) with range certification on 9/23 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Register here!

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Personal Protection in the Home

The Basic “Personal Protection in the Home” Course develops the individual’s basic knowledge, skills and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a firearm for protection of self and family. The course also provides information on the law-abiding citizen’s right to self defense.

Individual: $125/person [Requires $60 deposit for training materials]

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Customized Individual Training

This course is designed for those who prefer a one on one approach and have some current basic knowlege/skills. It will last 3-4 hrs and can be a combination of classroom and range time. Students should bring a minimum of 200 rounds and a firearm to train with.

Pistol: $65

Shotgun/Rifle: $75

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Law Enforcement and Security Personnel ONLY Training

Must show proof of association with law enforcement.

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Founder and Firearms Instructor
Sylvia Bergstedt

[ Retired Law Enforcement Officer ]

I have over 28 years of military and Federal Law Enforcement training combined. In 2011 I retired as a LtCol in the Air Force Reserves working as a Special Agent with the US Air Force Office of Special Investigation (AFOSI). In addition, I recently retired from federal service as a Special Agent. I have been trained in various firearms and defensive tactics and am a small arms Marksmanship expert.

Certified as a Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) Active Shooter Instructor and National Rifle Association Instructor. Certified in Ultimate Training Munitions instruction as well.