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

Jim - Lead 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. 

Nate - Firearms Instructor

Nate, a certified instructor focuses most of his time on training, and having handled 200+ firearm models. Nate is considered our foremost experienced in shooting. He can help anyone select a handgun that would be best for you.  A father of 2 , Nate  is excited for the day he can start taking his children out to the range.

AJ - Chief 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 three daughters has a lot on his plate but enjoys the busy pace.  AJ focuses largely on running the business operations, planning and business development. 

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!

​​​Dave - Firearms Instructor

David  a Twin Cities local loves Educating new shooters .  a Firearms Instructor, collector and staunch supporter of the 2nd Amendment, David is looking to expand his training into youth education sharing his expertise and experience to the next generation 



​​Lane - Firearms Instructor

Lane is a competitive shooter spending a lot of time on range with the The United States Practical Shooting Association. Lane loves spending time with his wife and pets along with being outdoors in the woods hunting. growing up hunting and shooting lane has many years of practical firearms experience to share with students. 

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.