Location & Time:

We will meet at 10am, at California Tactical Academy 6700 Holser Canyon Rd, Piru, CA 93040 at 10.00 am.



The Critical Defender Carbine Course is 4-5 hours of ALL range instruction. Covering our safe gun handling procedures for a cold range, we then move into slow fire for accuracy and setting a proper battle sight zero. Then we move out to the firing line to cover all loading and unloading procedures, manipulation, malfunctions, and defensive shooting skills with carbines.

Course includes:

  • Range Fees

  • Targets

  • Hearing Protection and Eye Protection

  • Certification


Required Equipment:

  • 100-150 Rounds 

  • Lunch, Water, Hat, and Weather Appropriate Clothing

  • Reliable Carbine

  • Extra Magazine or Speed Loader

  • Magazine Holder

  • Sturdy Belt

  • You can bring your Handgun if you want to work transitions.  

You Instructors:


Former Scout /Sniper US Army 10th Mountain Division and Operations SGT 40th ID

Worked with Dept. of State DSS and multinational Govt. PSD and Executive Protection Units

  • POST LE, CA DOJ, CCW Tactical Handgun Instructor

  • NRA Certified Instructor #190269946

  • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer #19026996

  • TIF BSIS Instructor



Former French Marine 21st Marine Regiment.

Close Protection for fortune 500 clients.

Executive Protection CONUS & OCONUS.

  • POST LE, CA DOJ, CCW Tactical Handgun Instructor

  • Range Safety Officer

The students will be certified 

Critical Defender Carbine Course - On July 24th