The Home Defensive LVL1 covers Home Safety, Home Defense, Internal, External and Social Media safety considerations. The front half of this course is classroom instruction, approximately 2 hours. The second half of this course is Hands On, where we introduce Limited Penetration room clearing, approximately 2 hours. We cover: stairwells, hallways, doorways, room entry and judgmental shoot/no-shoot scenarios.
Also covering: Castle Doctrine law, and Use of Force legal and practical considerations, Firearms considerations for Home Defense and related ballistic considerations, Firearms storage, and a heavy emphasis on Home Defense planning and training for the whole family.
** NO Firearms and NO Live Ammunition in the classroom – indoor training will be completed safely in a Dry Practice fashion, with training weapons. ** ALL GEAR WILL BE PROVIDED **
Children as young as (12 years) are allowed and encouraged to attend with a parent or adult guardian also taking the class.
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. We are constantly updating our training curriculum, making Diamondback an ideal training environment for individuals from every walk of life.
-NRA Certifications: Refuse to be A Victim Instructor, Range Safety Officer, Pistol Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Shotgun 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
A Former US Marine, Roan Grimm has dedicated his life to the study of the grim realities of violent close combat. With 35+ years of martial arts, the past 27 of which have been focused on the weapon intensive Filipino martial arts (arnis/eskrima/kali) and WWII era American combatives (scientific dirty fighting). With over 125 real contact stick fights with the world renown Dog Brothers, Grimm has tested the theories of actual fighting with impact weapons at a level few can approach.
-NRA certified RSO, Pistol, Rifle, and Shotgun Instructor
-Guro (black belt equivalent) in Nitullama silat as well as Dog Brothers Martial Arts
-Ma’a Guro in Sub3 American Kali, and Full Dog Brother – “Poi Dog”
-AZ DPS certified Unarmed Guard Instructor
-Creator of ADEPT personal security program