Waiver & Safety Brief for VINCO Training
Universal Rules of Firearm Safety
- Treat all weapons as if they are loaded.
- Never let the muzzle cover anything you aren’t willing to destroy.
- Keep your finger off the trigger until your sights are on the target and you have made the decision to shoot.
- Identify the target and what is beyond.
Firearms will only be handled when instructed to do so by a VINCO Instructor. NO HANDLING OF ANY FIREARMS IS ALLOWED UNLESS UNER THE SUPERVISION OF A VINCO TRAINING INSTRUCTOR. Failure to adhere to this requirement will result in the removal from the range.
Everyone at the range is part of the range safety plan. Anyone who witnesses an unsafe act can call a cease fire. If the command of “CEASE FIRE, CEASE FIRE” is given, you will immediately stop firing. If you have a holster, you will holster your firearm and await further instruction. If you don’t have a holster, you will ground your firearm by placing it on the ground with the muzzle pointed at the backstop and await further instruction.
In the event of a medical emergency, the command of “CEASE FIRE, CEASE FIRE” will be given. Persons with medical training will be identified and if the range has a specified procedure for a “Medical Emergency” it will be read to all the participants of the training.
VINCO Training “Medical Emergency” Plan
The command of “CEASE FIRE, CEASE FIRE” will be issued.
A VINCO Instructor will immediately begin to administer medical assistance appropriate to the emergency.
A VINCO Instructor will request emergency personnel using ‘911’, ensure the safety of the environment to include the safety of all firearms, select and instruct a person to meet the arriving first responders as an escort to the emergency location and then help perform any necessary medical help. Everyone will assist as instructed.
Release and Waiver of Liability
The undersigned acknowledges that the reaction to, possession of, and/or use of firearms is potentially dangerous, and involves risk of serious personal injury, death, psychological trauma, and/or other personal and financial liability. The undersigned agrees to assume all risk and waives any and all claims of liability for personal injury, death, psychological trauma, and/or other personal or financial loss. The opinions expressed are those of Vinco Training Group and their instructors, these opinions are not legal advice. Consult a lawyer for all legal matters.
By signing this waiver and agreement, you are acknowledging that you have read, understand and agree with the above and verifying that you are at least 18 years old and can legally own, use and possess a firearm in accordance with all local, state and federal laws of the United States of America.