Self-Defense & Home Defense

Be prepared with a variety of concealed carry and firearms tips and tactics that can help keep you and your family safe both inside and outside of your home. Find helpful articles and videos, including the Into the Fray training series, that cover everything from situational awareness and conflict avoidance to cover vs. concealment and the use of force in a critical encounter.

The Key to Avoiding a Negligent Discharge
Kevin Michalowski — June 17, 2019

How can you prevent a negligent discharge? The correct answer is, “Keep your finger off the trigger until you have… Read More

Staging Firearms for Home Defense
Scott W. Wagner — June 16, 2019

Staging firearms for home defense raises a number of important concerns that go well beyond the basic issue of defending… Read More

Training to Fight Should Hurt a Little
Kevin Michalowski — June 13, 2019

A couple of weeks ago I got my butt kicked. I finished the day bruised and bleeding but entirely satisfied… Read More

A Stranger Aggressively Tries to Grab Your Baby: What Would You Do?
USCCA — June 12, 2019

It’s a nice day, and you decide to take your baby to the park. Since it’s not far, you walk… Read More

You Witness a Robbery: What Would You Do?
USCCA — June 12, 2019

Someone runs up behind a woman, snatches her purse and takes off. You’ve just witnessed this. What do you do?… Read More

You Witness Someone Stealing Property: What Would You Do?
USCCA — June 12, 2019

In this video, USCCA Training Operations Manager Steve Fischer breaks down what to do if you see someone stealing another… Read More

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