Twin Cities Carry

Shane - Firearms Instructor

Shane a Twin Cities local who grew up around firearms and hunting. Shane, a Certified Minnesota DNR Hunting Education and Firearms Instructor is an integral parts of our youth education program. Shane spends most of his off -time with his family but loves getting out in the woods and pursuing his Minnesota passion of hunting. 

John - Lead Firearms Instructor

John, a certified instructor focuses most of his time on training, and having handled 200+ firearm models. John is considered our foremost expert in firearms. He can help anyone select a handgun that would be best for you.  A father of 2 daughters, John being an avid hunter is excited for the day he can start taking his daughters out in the field.

AJ - Lead Firearms Instructor

AJ is certified by multiple organizations as a firearms instructor. Also a Certified First Responder, AJ is very involved in his community,  AJ, a father of two daughters , has a lot on his plate but enjoys the busy pace.  AJ focuses largely on running the business operations, planning and business development. 



Jim - Firearms Instructor

Jim grew up on Army bases around the world and has been around firearms all his life as well as a member of the NRA for more than 25 years. A fan of cheeseburgers more than venison, Jim is not a hunter but has put down thousands of clay pigeons in his time as well as punished a lot of paper on the shooting range.  He is currently enjoying introducing his daughter to these same things. 

Jake - Firearms Instructor

Jake recently begun his transition from the U.S. Marine Corps, where he was a Military Policeman and Criminal Investigator.  Jake has extensive weapons and range instruction experience as a Non-Lethal Weapons Instructor, Defensive Tactics Instructor, Field Training Agent, and a Range Safety Officer. He is keen on helping inexperienced shooters develop confidence in their weapons through tactical drills that are both practical but required for a shooter to be effective and safe. Jake is a new father and excited to be starting a new phase in his life.

Our people make the difference.

Our team of experienced instructors is dedicated to providing award-winning service to our students. We take the time to research your situation completely and bring about the most effective opportunities ensuring you get the successful outcome you deserve. We're proud that so many of our Students have repeatedly turned to us for training and recertification. We are determined to work hard to earn our clients loyalty every day. We're here to help you succeed.

Our Instructors

Our instructors are avid hunters, firearms enthusiasts, local business leaders, and members of our communities. We care about where we live and care for the people within. Our goal is to train and educate anyone and everyone who wishes to exercise their second amendment rights , we emphasize youth education, and Wildlife conservation

Jason - Firearms Instructor

Jason a seasoned trainer for the team and is very excited to be working with people and firearms. His experience with armed security, bail enforcement agent, and overall experience has allowed him the ability to work with weapons his entire life. As a Navy brat, he has been around weapons since he can remember. Now it is his turn to share his knowledge and experience to help those who are looking to learn!

Nate - Lead Firearms Instructor

Nate has been handling and shooting firearms professionally for over 10 years. Nate has 9+ years of experience in the security industry. He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys hunting and fishing. Nate has a variety of experience with different weapons platforms and enjoys helping new shooters develop their skills. Nate handles scheduling and business operations. Contact him to schedule your group today!