To earn the MSP Black Belt Patch you must pass these four standards in one of my classes. They must be done in this order and consecutively.
All standards are from concealment. If not concealed, then the following will be added to your time:
Competition holster no retention - Add .20 seconds.
(Time is 2.00 add .2 for total of 2.20)
ALS + SLS - Subtract .2.
ALS Only - No extra time added
black belt STANDARDS
1. 3&2 Drill. 3 yards. 3 shots to the COM Alpha then transition to 2 rounds on a 3x5 card in the head box. Par is 2.0 seconds.
2. 1 Shot Drill @ 7 yards. 1 shot to COM Alpha. Par is 1.0 second.
3. Bill Drill. 7 yards. 6 shots to COM Alpha. Par is 2.0 seconds.
4. 1 Shot Drill @ 25 yards. 1 shot to COM Alpha. Par is 1.5 seconds.
To gauge your current level of skill and strive to get to the next level, here are the Blue, Purple, and Brown Belt levels.
Current Black Belt Recipients
00: Scott Jedlinski
1: Donovan Moore / February 8, 2019 / AIWB / M&P with DPP
2: Jared Clawson / March 22, 2019 / AIWB / CZ P10C with RMR
3: Mark Mandel / April 13, 2019 / AIWB / Glock 17 with RMR
4: Ross Downs / June 23rd, 2019 / ALS Duty/ Glock 17 with RMR
5: Donovan Moore / November 24th, 2019 / AIWB / M&P9 with SRO
6: Joe Apostolik / March 1st, 2020 / aiwb / Practical Performance M&P 9 with DPP
7: Kirk Clark/ March 15th, 2020 / AIWB / Glock 17 with SRO
8: Paul Bellitto / May 23rd, 2020 / AIWB / Zev OZ9 with SRO