07/31/2027
$50.00person

Course Information

Youth Firearms Safety is 2-3 hours in length covering multiple safety procedures for children and young adults to follow if/when they find themselves encountering firearms. The course meets at our private outdoor range and begins with safety and range procedures, we then lecture and shoot demonstrations before we instruct our students firing a 22lr rifle and pistol.

COST:
$50.00/person

PREREQUISITES:

none.

NOTES:

Children must be between the ages of 10-15 years old and accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Due to Covid-19 this course has a class maximum of 4 until further notice

What this course covers

 

  • Rules of firearm safety and safe range procedures
  • What to do when encountering a firearm with/without adult supervision
  • Safe firearms handling for multiple different firearm action types
  • Parent and child communication techniques when encountering an unsafe environment
  • Practical exercise of safe firearms handling techniques

Required Gear:

Pen or pencil for note taking

Our Instructors

A US Army 1st Infantry Division medic, JD served in Operation New Dawn in Iraq (2010-2011) a Medic. After his active duty service, he contracted as a civilian worldwide and continued to provide operational medical support across the Middle East and Africa. In addition, he served with Arizona’s own 1/158th National Guard unit. He taught over 200 Combat Life Saver (CLS) Courses during his time in service and has firsthand experience in combat trauma.

 

-NREMT and Combat Medic Trained
-Warrior Leader Course (WLC) 2013
-United States Army NCO

A US Army 82nd Airborne Reconnaissance Infantryman, and Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran (2008-2009), I also spend as much time as possible outside hunting and fishing. Having countless hours training with multiple weapon platforms from crew served weapons to pistols, and having trained military, law enforcement, and civilians. I organized Diamondback Training Center’s teaching methodology following Murphy’s law, and taking equal portions of military, law enforcement, and civilian training environments to give our students the best experience possible.

 

-NRA Certifications: Refuse to be A Victim Instructor, Range Safety Officer, Pistol Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Inside and Outside the Home Personal Protection Instructor
-Arizona Department of Public Safety, Unarmed and Armed Security Guard Instructor
-Arizona Game and Fish Hunter Education Volunteer Instructor
-Sabre Red OC Spray Instructor
-ASP Baton, Handcuffing, and Flashlight Tactics Instructor
-CPR Certified

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