Trainers we like (a lot)

We may or may not be formally affiliated with these trainers.  We just think these guys are great trainers so if you are considering upping your training look at their websites for classes.  They may be in your area or require a trip to visit.  Either way, take a look for yourself.  Keep in mind that these instructors and their organizations often have many other great instructors on staff.  These are in no particular order and we will always be adding to this list.


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Jacob Paulsen
with Riley Bowman

The online destination for shooting enthusiasts.

Drew Estell

Baer Solutions

Wayne Dobbs/Darryl Bolke

Hardwired Tactical

Frank Garcia

Universal Shooting Academy

Tom Givens


Dave Spaulding

Handgun Combatives

Mike Seeklander/Rich Brown

American Warrior Society

Shane Cardwell

Impact Shooting Center

Ken Hackathorn & Larry Vickers

AZTEC Training Services

Mike Pannone

CTT Solutions

Bill Long

Gulf Coast Shooters

Steve Hendricks

Custom Tactical Services

Mr. Kelly Venden

Criterion Tactical

Scott Warren

Warren Tactical

Bill Wilson

Wilson Combat

Karl Rehn

KR Training

“This program is an extremely comprehensive and yet simple approach to improving your shooting skills. What is measured can be improved and in the process you will go to the range with a plan and have more fun shooting better and faster!” – Jacob Paulsen President, Concealed Carry, Inc.


“When it comes to firearms training as well as range practice, the important balance of accuracy and speed are frequently difficult to achieve and/or maintain. is the perfect solution for organizing, documenting, tracking and improving these fundamental skills. The Tactical Intelligence Group, and its Lead Instructors, are very happy to lend this product our enthusiastic endorsement.” -Tactical Intelligence Group, Cleves, Ohio (Now IMPACT range)



“I think anyone that goes to the range should have a purpose in going. This gives you that purpose.” – Glen B.


“It was very convenient for organizing my performance of drills, which in turn makes me focus on my time at the range. Less time standing there thinking about what to do next.” – Shaun F.


“Great curriculum for trainers.” – Jim L., Range General Manager and NRA Certified Firearms Instructor


“Everything you need documented to help improve is right there”. – Rob S., Professional Trainer


“By repeating the timed drills it became obvious that I needed to slow down just a little to improve my accuracy, but just a little. And by doing so my grouping improved and I was still able to do it in the allotted times.” – Brian K.


“I love the drill cards.” – Shawn P.


“Best part is encouragement to try various options.” – Paul C.


“Love the variety and structure offered”. – Justin F., Professional Trainer


“I got a lot of insight into a variety of new drills and learned a lot along the way.” – Josh B.


“I love the size, as at most ranges you don’t have a lot of room to use things like this. I think it’s clear, concise and gets to the point.” – Brian B.


“It’s very simple.” – Greg R., Professional Trainer


“The drill cards are great and easy to understand; the binder helped me stay organized.” – Michael B.


“The drills are well thought out and very well presented. I had no questions as to what I was to do or how to carry it out.” – David D.


“Organized, documentable, and repeatable. Much easier for new/intermediate shooters to understand and implement.” – Bo S., NRA Certified Firearms Instructor


“So simple and straightforward. I also really like the build quality of the product. It is very well made and more durable than I expected.” – Ken B.