Category Archives: Training

Leading the Way for New Shooters

Access ammunition tips and advice for first-time gun owners. From beginners to experts, millions are participating in shooting sports and hunting activities.  If you know a new shooter or happen to be one yourself, you know the excitement that comes … Continue reading

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Become an Expert at Gunsite Academy CT 250 Defensive Pistol Course

250 PISTOL COURSENOV. 1 – 5, 2021 SIGN UP NOW The original ‘American Pistol Institute’ (API) now known as Gunsite Academy offers firearms training to elite military personnel, law enforcement officers, and free citizens of the US. The oldest and … Continue reading

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LEONARDO DRS AWARDED CONTRACT FOR SURFACE-TO-AIR MISSILE THREAT SIMULATORS FOR U.S. AIR FORCE TRAINING RANGES

LEONARDO DRS AWARDED CONTRACT FOR SURFACE-TO-AIR MISSILE THREAT SIMULATORS FOR U.S. AIR FORCE TRAINING RANGES ARLINGTON, VA, September 13, 2021  ̶  Leonardo DRS, Inc. announced today that it has received a contract to design, manufacture and deliver Unmanned Threat Emitter … Continue reading

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HK Armorer Class GIVEAWAY

2021 Armorer Class Sweepstakes 2021 ARMORERS CLASS SWEEPSTAKES Interested in learning how to keep your HK firearms in top shape and gain a practical understanding of cleaning, maintenance and repair? ENTER NOW FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN: A Heckler & … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Academy Hosts 2021 Adaptive Defensive Shooting Summit with Industry Partners

SIG SAUER Academy Hosts 2021 Adaptive Defensive Shooting Summit with Industry Partners NEWINGTON, N.H., (September 15, 2021) – SIG SAUER Academy, the leading provider of the highest quality firearms instruction and tactical training in the world, is pleased to announce … Continue reading

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Introducing Blackbeard – AR Dry Fire Training System

DRY FIRE PRACTICE WITH YOUR AR SUCKS – UNTIL NOW! Using your trigger, your grip, and your sights, the Blackbeard Auto-resetting Trigger System allows you to get the most out of your training sessions while helping you save BIG on … Continue reading

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InVeris Training Solutions Acquires SURVIVR, Enhancing Virtual Reality Expertise.

Suwanee, Ga., August 25, 2021 — InVeris Training Solutions, the leading provider of integrated virtual and live-fire training systems and services for domestic and international law enforcement customers, announced today that it has acquired SURVIVR, a privately held, Dallas-based Public … Continue reading

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Savage Partners with the Canadian University Shooting Foundation

Savage Partners with the Canadian University Shooting Foundation WESTFIELD, Massachusetts – August 30, 2021 – Savage Arms is proud to announce its sponsorship of the Canadian University Shooting Foundation (CUSF), a group dedicated to the development of competitive shooting sports … Continue reading

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DC Project Helps Educate a Thousand Women at Free Shooting Event

DC PROJECT HELPS EDUCATE A THOUSAND WOMEN AT FREE SHOOTING EVENT 10th Annual Event Teaches Women to Shoot Indiana, PA – (August 27, 2021) – The DC Project, Women for Gun Rights, was recently on-hand at the well-attended 10th Annual … Continue reading

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Mantis Laser Academy – new Pistol Marksmanship course!

I have great news for you…. You can be the first to get the newest major update of Mantis Laser Academy, and prove (and improve!) your Pistol Marksmanship. Here’s a quick video teaser we made to whet your appetite: Just … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Academy Partners with The Light Foundation for Corporate Training Day 2021

SIG SAUER Academy Partners with The Light Foundation for Corporate Training Day 2021 NEWINGTON, N.H., (August 16, 2021) – SIG SAUER Academy, the leading provider of the highest quality firearms instruction and tactical training in the world, is pleased to … Continue reading

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Ranging Without A Rangefinder A Presentation by Gunsite Academy Range Master, Cory Trapp

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SIG SAUER Academy Completes Inaugural P365 EDC Championship Presented by USCCA

NEWINGTON, N.H., (July 28, 2021) – SIG SAUER Academy, the leading provider of the highest quality firearms instruction and tactical training in the world, is pleased to announce the results of the Inaugural P365 EDC Championship presented by the US … Continue reading

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HOW TO FIND YOUR RED DOT– SIG SAUER ACADEMY

Director of SSA Steve Gilcreast discusses how to properly find the red dot in your optic when presenting your pistol.

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Enter now and win $25,000 in prizes and a trip to Vortex Edge™

WIN A TRAINING EXPERIENCE AT VORTEX EDGE™ BARNEVELD, Wis. – Our goal at Vortex Edge™ is to offer every shooter who trains with us an unforgettable experience. But for one lucky winner and a guest of their choice, we’re offering … Continue reading

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Shoot Like A Girl® Introduces Women to Hunting Through New Hunt Like A Girl™ Program

Shoot Like A Girl® Introduces Women to Hunting Through New Hunt Like A Girl™ Program ATHENS, Ala. – July 13, 2021 – Shoot Like A Girl has expanded its business to include the Hunt Like A Girl program which exposes … Continue reading

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Independence Day Specials, 2022 Courses and More

INDEPENDENCE DAY SAVINGS AT THE PRO SHOP Come visit the SIG SAUER Pro Shop from July 2-3 and July 6-9 for Independence Day specials. This is valid for in-store purchases only. Please note: the store is closed July 4-5. Pro … Continue reading

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Blackhawk® Launches Latest “No Fail” Video Featuring Tony Sentmanat

Blackhawk® Launches Latest “No Fail” Video Featuring Tony Sentmanat VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – June 28, 2021 – Blackhawk®, a leader in law enforcement and military equipment for over 20 years, has released episode three of its “No Fail” video series, … Continue reading

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Train Pistolcraft at Home Without Spending a Dime on Ammo

Hello Jim, The last year brought more new SIRT users than ever before! Whether it is the ability to train in your own home, save money on ammunition, or safely training others, people are choosing SIRT. When you consider that … Continue reading

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NEW Enhanced Red Guns, with "drop mag" functionality

View in Your Browser New, exclusive Enhanced Red Guns have all the safety benefits of ASP’s original, iconic training weapons, with the addition of functioning magazine releases and removable magazines. This allows for realistic reload and manipulation drills, with zero … Continue reading

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Want to become a drone entrepreneur?

Building a Career with Drones In this episode of ‘The Air Up There’ podcast, we’re talking about drone entrepreneurship. Drones can be used for a variety of business purposes, from photography, to surveying agriculture, to conducting building inspections. You’ll hear … Continue reading

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Bergara Experience Registration Now Open

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Introducing Daily Challenges on the MantisX app

We’ve launched a new feature in the app “Daily Challenges.” Every day, there is a new challenge, some of the challenges are pretty familiar (eg “10 shots primary hand only”), while others may be a little more difficult (eg “10 … Continue reading

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Travis Haley & Garand Thumb Gunfighting interview, NEW D5 / D3 classes added to our training calendar.

“The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know” -Albert Einstein Haley Strategic Train: Upcoming Events D5 // CARBINE JULY 17-19 WINCHESTER, VA CARBINE D5 courses are 2-3 day live fire training programs, focused on the … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Academy to Host Introduction to Pistol and PCC for Women with Team SIG’s Lena Miculek

SIG SAUER Academy to Host Introduction to Pistol and PCC for Women with Team SIG’s Lena Miculek NEWINGTON, N.H., (May 12, 2021) – SIG SAUER Academy, the leading provider of the highest quality firearms instruction and tactical training in the … Continue reading

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Construction of SIG SAUER Experience Center Begins in Epping, New Hampshire

NEWINGTON, N.H., (May 7, 2021) – SIG SAUER, Inc., is pleased to announce the official commencement of the construction of the SIG SAUER Experience Center on the grounds of the SIG SAUER Academy in Epping, New Hampshire.     Today, Ron Cohen, … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Academy to Host Speed Shooting Classes with Team SIG Captain and Carry-Optics Champion Max Michel

NEWINGTON, N.H., (April 22, 2021) – SIG SAUER Academy, the leading provider of the highest quality firearms instruction and tactical training in the world, is pleased to announce the addition of Speed Shooting with Max Michel to the 2021 course … Continue reading

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NextLevel Training – Armorer’s Course 110 and Bolt

SIRT Armorer Course This isn’t our typical training but we wanted you to know where to find resources on how to adjust and install your SIRT products. Our pistol armorer course covers everything to do with the SIRT 110. The … Continue reading

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MANTIS LASER TRAINING KIT

MANTIS introduced a new addition to their training product repertoire that incorporates laser technology and smart targets to keep your basic shooting skills sharp and challenges shooters with some impressive software driven scenarios. Read my review…

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40% OFF Steyr Scout Rifle Course

Firearms Accessories Apparel News & Media *DISCOUNT FOR APRIL 9 – 10, 2021 STEYR SCOUT RIFLE COURSE ONLY.Our apologies on the instructors names listed on the last email! Our current instructors are Il Ling New and Mario Marchman. Both instructors … Continue reading

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Realworld Shooting Taught by World-Class Instructors

Key Features Angle fire Complex multi-layered winds Optical anomalies Only facility in the U.S. which has several high altitude 1,700 meter known-distance ranges Located at 9,400′ ASL (density altitude changes dramatically at 8,000′ ASL) Call or Email for Summer Schedule … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Academy to Host Mastering the Shotgun Courses with Lena and Jerry Miculek Added to Summer Schedule

SIG SAUER Academy to Host Mastering the Shotgun Courses with Lena and Jerry Miculek Added to Summer Schedule NEWINGTON, N.H., (April 2, 2021) – SIG SAUER Academy, the leading provider of the highest quality firearms instruction and tactical training in … Continue reading

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MantisX App updates you’ll not want to miss

A few new and exciting updates with Mantis Today we are launching a new course, the Gecko45 Proficiency course. You’ll find it at the top of the drill selection list in the train tab. This course will only be available … Continue reading

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WIN the shooting experience of a lifetime at Vortex Edge™.

April 1, 2021 LIVE THE DREAM WITH TWO DAYS OF FREE TRAINING AT VORTEX EDGE™ BUILT JUST FOR YOU. BARNEVELD, Wis. – Our goal at Vortex Edge™ is to offer every shooter who trains with us an unforgettable experience. But … Continue reading

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Low Ammo? Here’s Some Drills You Can Still Do

Just because ammo is scare doesn’t mean you have to stop training. Even though extended mags are pretty rare at the range these days, here’s how you can train when ammo is low. Even pro’s use dry fire to practice … Continue reading

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The Academy – A Bergara Short Flim – Episode 3

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L3Harris connects you to a world of possibilities.

The future of modeling, simulation and training is available now through L3Harris. L3Harris is recognized across the training industry for training systems that enhance mission readiness. We are supporting the modernization of the operational training infrastructure through cyber-resilient common architecture … Continue reading

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Ambassador Academy Graduates Full Class

AMBASSADOR ACADEMY GRADUATES FULL CLASS TULSA, OK – (March 9, 2021) – The annual Ambassador Academy, presented by professional shooters and brand ambassadors Ryan and Dianna Muller, proudly announce 16 recent graduates. Held at the West Orlando Firearms Training facility … Continue reading

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FN Demonstrates Cutting-Edge Technology at 2021 Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiment

(McLean, VA – March 8, 2021) FN America, LLC, maker of the world’s most battle-proven firearms®, is pleased to announce that the company has been selected to participate in the U.S. Army’s Expeditionary Warrior Experiment (AEWE), taking place March 9, … Continue reading

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Vortex Edge™ is open for business

CHECK OUT OUR FULL SUITE OF COURSES AND MEET THE TEAM BARNEVELD, Wis. – Vortex Edge™, our state-of-the-art training facility, is ready to accommodate shooters of all skill levels, from those looking to take their first steps to elite law … Continue reading

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