Welcome to Blue Line Firearms Training Website!
Our services are provided by retired and current law enforcement officers who are certified firearm instructors.
Blue Line offers sophisticated firearms training for all experience levels - from beginners to experienced shooters.
Our business is licensed and insured.
Meet The Instructors:
George Instructor/Founder- Tampa / Tallahassee Locations
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 served as a department Taser Instructor and Physical Fitness Coordinator. He served as a certified firearms instructor for The Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers Training Commission instructing at the Beaver County Police Academy. George's certifications are in civilian, law enforcement and security guard firearms training. He is an NRA Law Enforcement Instructor in Pistol, Shotgun and Patrol Rifle, Taser Instructor, State of Florida K License Instructor #K1800066, NRA Chief Range Safety Officer, NRA Civilian Instructor in Pistol, Rifle, Personal Protection In-The-Home, Certified Home Firearm Safety, RANGEMASTER Advanced Handgun Instructor, USCCA Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals and Countering The Mass Shooter Threat Instructor. George is a member of the Beaver Valley Rifle and Pistol Club, volunteers as a Range Safety Officer at Fishhawk Sporting Clays, and an NRA Life Member. Blue Line Firearms Training is also a Professional Training Organization with (UTM) Ultimate Training Munitions Inc.
Cory Instructor/Founder- Pittsburgh Location
Cory has over 28 years of experience as a Police Officer at both the local and state level. His expertise is based on experience. Fifteen of those years have been as a department firearms instructor. He is a NRA Certified Pistol and Rifle Instructor, NRA Chief Range Safety Officer. USCCA Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals Instructor. Cory is certified by the Pennsylvania State Police as a Firearms Instructor. He is certified by the Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Commission as "Municipal Police Instructor" and holds both certifications as general and special instructor with a focus on teaching firearms the Beaver County Police Academy. He also holds certifications from M.P.O.E.T.C. as a "certified firearms instructor" and is authorized to conduct annual qualifications for active duty and retired law enforcement officers in the State of Pennsylvania. Cory also holds certifications from commercial training companies. He is a RANGEMASTER Advanced certified instructor, Patrol Rifle instructor from Patriot Training Group, IALEFI Master Instructor and a graduate of the Diagnostic Pistol Instructor from Cerino Training Group.
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 Sportsman's Club, FOP Lodge 47, The Pennsylvania State Troopers Association, National Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors Association, International Association of Law enforcement Firearms Instructors, Firearm Trainers 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."