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.

Ahhh, the Neighbors…

My wife is on my case. Apparently, our neighbors give me mixed reviews … and we haven’t been in New… Read More >

Self-Defense Is Not Just About Gear

If you think you can strap a gun on your hip and consider yourself protected, you might be in for… Read More >

Safety at the Gas Station

Last month, Pacifiers & Peacemakers shared some video tips for safely navigating a parking lot to find a good spot… Read More >

The Failure-to-Fire Drill (Simulation Featuring BarrelBlok)

This week’s video is a little different than our normal Tactical Tuesday training segment. Instead of focusing on a specific… Read More >

Open Your Mind About Firearms Training

If you always do what you’ve always done, you will always have what you have always had. Progress can come… Read More >

Will You Be Ready?

We always ask the question in terms of self-defense. Will you be ready to fight if you need to? Will… Read More >

The Dot Torture Drill

The Drill: This drill focuses on basic marksmanship and the fundamentals of standard firearms manipulations. It takes the basic… Read More >

The 1 to 5 Drill

The Drill: This week, we are joined on the range by Jason Speller, Chief Instructor of the law enforcement… Read More >

Is Your Barrel Blocked?

We here at the USCCA continue to promote dry-fire training and we always stress safety when training without ammo. It… Read More >

Confronting Evil in Our Time

That’s right, I said it. The “E” word. Evil. A concept that is not talked about enough these days, even… Read More >

The Most Dangerous Place

What’s the most dangerous moment of our day? Home, late at night, when lights are off and everyone, including the… Read More >

Let’s Be Realistic About Self-Defense

You know how you hear something and it just grates on you like fingernails on a chalkboard? That is exactly… Read More >

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