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.

Do You Have Enough Ammo?
Rick Sapp — April 12, 2019

My wife and I have started watching a Netflix series about “preppers.” As it turns out, we did not fully… Read More

Self-Defense: Not Just a Gunfight
Kevin Michalowski — April 11, 2019

In a perfect world, we would get to train with our guns every day. Sadly, the world is not perfect. Read More

Mastering the Blast: Noise and Recoil Inoculation
George Harris — April 10, 2019

As firearms instructors, we tend to focus on the basics of trigger control, grip, sight alignment, sight picture, stance and… Read More

How to Control Flinching While Shooting
USCCA — April 9, 2019

The Drill: It’s only natural to flinch when you hear a loud bang. But when you’re shooting, that slight movement… Read More

Valid Reasons or Scare Tactics?
Beth Alcazar — April 9, 2019

While getting sucked into the downward spiral that is YouTube browsing, I stumbled across a few videos related to women… Read More

Viridian XTL: An Eyewitness in Your Holster?
Kevin Michalowski — April 8, 2019

The stress of a dynamic deadly force incident does funny things to a human’s memory. Video evidence is the gold… Read More

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