Firearms Training Central was proud to host Defense Techniques Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado on the last weekend of April, 2018. We spent two days building our defensive carbine skills from the ground up. Firearms Training Central is working in partnership with Civilian Gunfighter and we have posted a full report on the class on…

Of all of my friends and co-workers that own guns, I can count on one hand the number that have taken more than the basic class required to get their permit. I can only speculate at the reasons for this, but instead, I want to talk about why you should spend your hard earned time…
Gear Quality Matters As of this writing, I have logged over 400 hours of training in firearms (pistol, carbine, shotgun), edged weapons, empty hands, medical, and legal aspects of self-defense.  Most of that training time has been with firearms, be it “fundamentals” type classes or more “tactics” oriented. I mention this to give the reader…

FTC Sits Down With – Aquil Bey of Tailored Defense Training Group To Discuss Firearms and Self Defense Training After struggling through some unreasonable technical difficulties, I was able to sit down for an interview with Aquil Bey, owner and operator of Tailored Defense Training Group out of Baltimore, Maryland. Mr. Bey is a retired U.S.…