Texas has no shortage of firearms instructors. It can be hard to narrow down what you’re looking for with so many choices. This week I sat down with one of those instructors, Mike Duff of Group 6 Training out of Dallas, Texas. Mike served for 32 years as police officer including SWAT, narcotics and as…

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.…

What Does Branding Mean To Instructors? If you are a firearms instructor, you are likely operating as a business.  Usually it’s a bare bones operation and you are required to wear a lot of different hats, including owner, operator, accountant, marketing director, scheduler, not to mention the actual job of instructing. If you are focused on…

When it comes to firearms training, the one excuse that I hear the most is “Someday”. There is no more debilitating word when it comes to getting stuff done because it gives you the false sense that you will get it done eventually. Make a plan, get it done. The last thing you want to…