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I just read an article by Julie Loeffler admonishing instructors to stop dressing like… well, instructors. It’s amusing to me that the article came up when it did because I kind of came to my own conclusion about this matter a few months ago after seeing...read more
The Armed Parent/Guardian A fast-paced course designed around the thought, “What if my children are with me when I get into a shooting?” Contextual Handgun: The Armed Parent/Guardian discusses with students the hard/soft skills necessary to solve the commonly observed...read more
Greg Ellifritz of Active Response Training shared a blog this morning titled, I’m Going To Kill Anyone Who Breaks Into My House. In the post he talks about some of the scenarios that he is responded to in his capacity as a Law Enforcement Officer (LEO) of people...read more
No responsible gun owner wants to give their children unauthorized access to a firearm. We know how devastating it can be when kids get access to firearms when unsupervised. We do our best to secure our firearms from our children. The question then becomes how we can...read more
I had a question about adult learning. I called my friend, Greg Ellifritz, and started asking him questions. As we discussed ideas I took notes and continued asking questions. He told me if I had any other questions I could call him. I called him back. I took more...read more
Every now and then I get offered opportunities that I jump for only to have the plans fall through the cracks and the roads paved in good intentions get swept away via the mud slides of life. But, since I have my e-ticket burning a metaphorical hole in my pocket, a...read more
It’s getting harder and harder to pick what kind of training I want to attend. Make no mistake about it, however, I won’t stop being a student. Now I’ll pause to make a jab at anyone who thinks they’ve arrived somewhere because of what...read more