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Tactical Training: Why We Need to Weed Out Weak Firearm Instructors
A guide to creating stronger leaders, eliminating contextual fallacy, and removing weak firearm instructors from the equation.
Gunfight Tactics: 10 Tips for Fighting Around a Car
These are 10 must-know tips for surviving the worst-case scenario of getting into a gunfight around your vehicle.
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14 Key Points to Consider in Active Shooter Situations
Here's what the Secret Service, the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association, and one police department's drill can teach us about active shooter situations.
Train Like You Fight: 9 Real-Life Range Tips From Pat McNamara
Spec Ops veteran and firearms trainer Pat McNamara doles out nine range tips to keep in mind the next time you hear the phrase, 'train like you fight.'
Pat Mac’s ‘No Snowflake’ Guide to Holiday Safety and Survival
From Thanksgiving to Super Bowl Sunday and driving to concealed carry, Pat McNamara walks us through his essential holiday safety tips.
Vigilance Elite: Tactical Training From Civilian to SEAL
Vigilance Elite founder and CEO Shawn Ryan has taken his training as a Navy SEAL and applied it to a wide variety of shooters.
VIDEO: ‘Tracking & Trapping’ Is a Vital Law Enforcement Shooting Drill
'Tier 1 Citizen' Abner Miranda runs through a critical 'tracking and trapping' law enforcement shooting drill with a running man target.
Rifle-to-Pistol Transition Training with Pull-Ups and Pat McNamara
Pat McNamara runs through his 20-yard rifle-to-pistol transition exercise and throws in some pull-ups for good measure ... because why not?
Pat McNamara Practices Pistol Marksmanship Carrying a 100-Pound Dummy
Pistol marksmanship takes on a different meaning when training with Pat McNamara, as he demonstrates while using a 100-pound dummy.