George Instructor/Founder- Tampa Location
George is a retired police officer with 20 years of service. His law enforcement career has taken him to three states: Pennsylvania, Florida, and Vermont. George has worked in patrol, narcotics, SWAT, water rescue and department Taser Instructor. He served as a certified firearms instructor for The Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers Training Commission instructing at the Beaver County Police Academy. George carries certifications for civilian and law enforcement firearms training. He is a NRA Law Enforcement Instructor in Pistol, Shotgun and Patrol Rifle. NRA Civilian Instructor in Pistol, Rifle, Personal Protection, In-The-Home Protection, and a NRA Chief Range Safety Officer. George is a member of the Beaver Valley Rifle and Pistol Club, volunteers as a Range Safety Officer at Fishhawk Sporting Clays, and a NRA Life Member.
Cory Instructor/Founder- Pittsburgh Location
Cory has over 25 years of experience as a Police Officer at both the local and state level. His expertise is based on experience. Thirteen of those years have been as a department firearms instructor. He is a NRA Certified Pistol and Rifle Instructor, NRA Chief Range Safety Officer, and is also certified by the Pennsylvania State Police as a Firearms Instructor. He is certified by the Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers Training Commission teaching firearms training at the Beaver County Police Academy. He has competed in organized competitive police shooting leagues. One of his unique attributes is his retail sales experience in the firearms industry. Not only does it provide him with valuable knowledge of firearms and firearms accessories, but it also helps him to stay up to date on new innovations and technologies in the firearm industry. He is a member of the Beaver Valley Rifle and Pistol Club, Green Valley Sportsmen's Club, FOP Lodge 47, The Pennsylvania State Troopers Association and the NRA.
"Our focus as your firearms instructor is to provide a safe, encouraging environment that will allow you to learn effective marksmanship and gun handling skills whether you are a beginner or an advanced shooter. Our professional and sophisticated training techniques will provide you with a strong foundation that will allow you to acquire the knowledge, skill, attitude and mindset in the use of firearms providing you the critical training necessary to save your life or the life of a loved one. You will gain an understanding the legal aspects surrounding the use of deadly force."