DEfense training facility

Courses offered

ROOM CLEARING 101

This 6 hour basic course is all about single person clearing, working angles and obstacles. We will use the crawl, walk, run method of teaching here, by first working a corner or a doorway then a room and hallway. Using multiple obstacles, we will eventually working an entire structure. We will use several types of targeting systems including our Autotarget System that is triggered to respond to your movement. We will discuss the narrow, 45*, 90*, 150* and 180* angle theory and how it applies to doorways, hallways and other obstacles.

Prerequisites for this class are simple, you must be proficient and comfortable handling a firearm safely. Come learn how to protect your home and loved ones legally. 

MOVEMENTS AND TACTICS

This 6 hour course is based on defending your home. It is the next class in succession after Room Clearing 101. There will be a classroom portion where we will discuss legal issues, tactics, myths about over penetration, lighting, safety and defense plans. Then we move out to our Tac House where we will demonstrate and run exercises teaching you about angles, doorways and hallways, and foot work. This will be a little more aggressive than Room Clearing 101 and focused on home defense aspects. We will run you through complete scenarios including calling 911, what to say, and options for you in a home defense situation. 

Prerequisites for this class are simple, you must be proficient and comfortable handling a firearm safely. Come learn how to protect your home and loved ones legally.

MEDICAL RESPONSE DRILLS

This 6 hour course will be the third step after Room clearing 101 and Movements and Tactics. We will take that training and education to the next level by introducing medical emergency stress. If you are ever in a dangerous situation where you or a loved one has been shot, stabbed or injured, this class will address how to apply a tourniquet effectively, under duress and in a timely manner and when a threat still exists. Come learn the stages of combat medical in a dynamic training environment. 

Prerequisites for this class are simple, you must be proficient and comfortable handling a firearm safely and how to apply a tourniquet correctly. We also offer Tourniquet Application courses as well as Gunshot Wound Care courses.

DIMINISHED LIGHT 101

Most attacks occur at night or in diminished light conditions. Isn't it time you learned how to fight at night with your firearm?!?

​This 6 hour course is designed for the use of handheld lighting tools, weapon mounted lights and lasers. This course will have a classroom portion to learn about lighting conditions, how the eyes work in diminished light, lighting tools, night sights, lasers, pros and cons of all the different types of sighting systems used in diminished light and much more.  As with Room Clearing 101, we will use the crawl, walk, run method of teaching, working a corner or a doorway then a room and hallway.  We will use multiple obstacles and eventually work an entire structure and show you how to use a lighting tool in relationship with cover and concealment, work corners and obstacles, and how to clear.

​The class drills will consist of lit conditions, diminishing light, no light, flashlights, and ambient light. We will have additional weapons and weapon mounted lights and lasers available for you to try out. 

Prerequisites - This course is for the experienced shooter. Shooter must be proficient with their firearm in loading, unloading, malfunction clearing and safety. You should have completed either the Room Clearing 101 class or Movements and Tactics class to be up to speed for this course. 

DIMINISHED LIGHT 102

This 6 hour course builds on the subject matter taught in Diminished Light 101.  We will introduce use of a long gun into scenarios with lit conditions, diminishing light, no light, flashlights and ambient light. You will learn how to search and clear with a lighting tool. We will introduce the requirement of threat identification during high stress drills utilizing our Autotarget System for these scenarios. 

We will have additional weapons and weapon mounted lights and lasers available for you to try out.

Prerequisites - This course is for the experienced shooter. Shooter must be proficient with their firearm in loading, unloading, malfunction clearing and safety. You should have completed Diminished Light 101 to be up to speed for this course. 

COMING SOON - ACTIVE SHOOTER RESPONSE

 This training will involve role playing and reactive targets and address how to handle:

The crowd

Your loved ones

The wounded

The killer

Muzzle control

 

COMING SOON - THREAT RESPONSE DRILLS

This 6 hour course includes classroom and practical exercises. The classroom will cover use of force,  force options, legal issues and awareness. During the practical exercises you will be required to make decisions and respond to in-your-face situations where you will need to make critical decisions based on force options, situational awareness and use of force law. 

We will run scenarios using role players in this class to give you the closest look at reality. This will be force-on-force based training but you will not be using any projectile muntions in these scenarios, only inert blanks and felt recoil airsoft pistols. This will provide the safest training environment possible while getting as close to realism as possible. 

Prerequisites for this class are simple, you must be proficient and comfortable handling a firearm safely. Come learn how you respond under stress.

 Law Enforcement use

This structure will be open for agencies to use for their training. We realize how important the training for our LEO’s is and we have designed a structure that can manipulated to meet any training needs. At a minimal cost, agencies can send their officers to more training, more often.