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Private Instructional Services

Professional, Reliable and Customized

"Firearm training you can trust..."

I offer professional and reliable instructional services, customized to meet your specific firearm or defensive training needs.
I encourage a conversation to understand your goals and current situation, as well as to craft a training solution that is right for you.

Personalized, 1-to-1 "Learn to Shoot" Handgun Instruction

  • Designed for people who have little or no firearm experience

  • Low-key, no-stress sessions at your own pace

  • You will learn basic marksmanship fundamentals

    • Sight alignment​

    • Sight picture

    • Trigger pull (activation, press, squeeze, etc.)

    • Grip

    • Stance

  • Semi-Auto firearm manipulation skills

    • Locking the slide back​

    • Slide release

    • Loading a magazine

    • Loading the magazine into the firearm

  • Revolver manipulation skills

    • Loading manually​

    • Reloading

  • Cleaning​

  • Individual rate is $60 per hour or portion thereof

  • First session is a minimum of 2 hours, or portion thereof ($120)

  • Future sessions, are in 1-hour increments at $60 per hour, or portion thereof 

  • Hearing and eye protection can be provided

  • Firearms and ammunition can be provided for an additional $50 flat fee per session

    • Firearms available (NOTE: All red dot optical sights noted below are similar to this one):​

      • 9mm Sig Sauer P226 (Semi-automatic)

      • 9mm Springfield XDM (Semi-automatic)

      • 9mm Glock 19 (Semi-automatic with red dot optical)

      • 9mm Sig Sauer P365 (Semi-automatic with red dot optical)

      • .22 caliber Ruger Mark IV (Semi-automatic with red dot optical)

      • .357 magnum Smith & Wesson Model 586 (Revolver)

        • Also fires the "softer recoil" .38 Special cartridge​

  • Contact me for payment information


Small Group Private Handgun Instruction

  • Designed to increase your skills beyond the basics

  • You must have your own firearm, ammunition, and associated equipment

  • Topics covered include:

    • Efficient loading

    • Speed and tactical reloading

    • Using the "trigger reset" method (for most semi-automatics) to increase shooting speed

    • Engaging targets under stress

    • Timed fire drawing from the holster

    • Shooting from cover

    • One-handed shooting from both strong and opposite hands 

  • Handgun only

  • You may have 2, 3 or 4 persons in the group

  • Maximum group of 4 persons

  • Fee is $200 per hour for the group

  • 2-hour minimum (or portion thereof) per session; $100 per hour or portion thereof for additional hours for that session

  • Contact me for payment information

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