1. Breathe - Take a normal breath, let part of it out, and lock the remainder in the lungs by closing the throat.
2. Relax - Relax the body muscles.
3. Aim - Take correct sight alignment and sight picture, and focus the eye at the top of the front sight.
4. Slack - Take up the trigger slack.
5. Squeeze - Squeeze the trigger straight to the rear with steadily increasing pressure without disturbing sight alignment until the hammer falls.