CERTIFIED FIREARMS TRAINING

Maryland HQL

Maryland Wear and Carry

Washington, DC Concealed Carry

Utah Concealed Carry

NRA Pistol and Rifle Firearm Instructors

Recognized by the Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (C-TECC)

Verified Veteran-Owned Small Business

Calendar

Apr
29
Sun
Women-Only: Introduction to Firearms @ Bollinger's Gunsmithing
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Women-Only: Introduction to Firearms

(Satisfies Maryland’s Handgun Qualification License–HQL–requirements. The HQL is required to purchase a handgun in Maryland).

This course is designed for women to familiarize themselves with common firearms used for home defense. Topics include Maryland and Federal firearms laws, home safety, firearms operation, ammunition selection, fundamentals of shooting and firearms maintenance.

April 29, 2018. 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Four hours of classroom instruction followed by two hours of live-fire on a range.

Classroom and live-fire exercises at: 

Bollinger’s Gunsmithing

4485 Piney Creek Road, Taneytown, MD 21787.

Course tuition:  $150

$50 deposit when registering 

(Course tuition includes 100 rounds of 9 mm ammunition). 

Participants must bring the following:

  1. Eye and ear protection. You must have these to shoot on the live-fire range.
  2. A ball cap, sturdy leather belt to hold a holster, and sunglasses. Sunscreen is highly recommended.
  3. You may bring your own handgun with prior instructor approval.
  4. We strongly suggest that you bring a bag lunch, snacks, and water.

 

Call  410-707-2992 with questions.

 

 

May
27
Sun
Spartan Firearms Training Group Pistol/Carbine Class May 27, 2018 @ Bollinger's Gunsmithing
May 27 @ 11:30 am – 4:30 pm

Spartan Firearms Training Group Pistol/Carbine Class Description

 

Students will learn the basics (function, sighting in, ballistics, etc) of the AR-15 Carbine system.  A smaller focus will be  put on handguns, but we will cover the transition from primary to secondary firearm system.

No prerequisite

Required Equipment

 

Students will need eye protection, ear protection, a sturdy belt and weather appropriate clothing.

 

If you are using your own firearm you will need:

  1. At least 3 carbine magazines and 2 handgun magazines. 
  2. A bandoleer or battle belt to hold your carbine and handgun magazines 
  3. An outside the waistband holster for your handgun. 
  4. A sling (single or double point) for the transitions from carbine to pistol drills
  5. We recommend bringing 300 rounds of .223 (carbine) and 100 rounds of ammunition for your handgun (bring 9mm ammunition if using one of our handguns). 

Time

 

11:30-4:30

Location

 

Bollinger’s Gunsmithing

4485 Piney Creek Rd., Taneytown, MD 21787

$200–$50 deposit due at time of registration

 

Aug
11
Sat
Emergency Casualty Care Course (E-Triple C) @ Essential Support Services
Aug 11 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

Emergency Casualty Care Course (E-Triple C)

August 11, 2018

Spartan Firearms Training Group has partnered with Corporal Ryan Thomas to offer a medical course designed for civilians and Law Enforcement personnel to offer a critically important Emergency Casualty Care Course (E-Triple C). Ryan has over 15 years of service as a paramedic and over 10 years as a Law Enforcement Officer.

Ryan is a certified Law Enforcement Emergency Medical Care Course (LEEMCC) instructor. He is also the Chairman of the LEEMCC advisory board.

Course topics will include the following:

• History of tactical combat care
• Causes of field mortality
• Zones of care
• Survival Mindset
• Trauma Assessment
• Terminal Ballistics
• Hemorrhage control with an emphasis on tourniquet use
• Basic airway management
• Patient evacuation
• Transferring care to Police/EMS
• Creating an Individual First Aid Kit (IFAK)

Participants receive a tourniquet and an Individual First Aid Kit (IFAK) as part of their tuition.

8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

$150 ($125 for active duty military and first responders)

$100.00 deposit required when registering. On the ticketing page enter required information and click submit to purchase a ticket for the course. Balance is due on the day of training in cash, credit card, or PayPal.

Classroom at

Essential Support Services

 

2028 Liberty Rd.

Sykesville, MD 21784

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Oct
5
Fri
Maryland HQL October 5, 2018 @ Essential Support Services
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Maryland Handgun Qualification 

Maryland Handgun Qualification License

October 5, 2018

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

$100

$50 deposit when registering. Balance due on day of training in cash, PayPal or credit card

Classroom at Essential Support Services

2028 Liberty Rd.
Sykesville
MD 21784

 

Maryland Wear and Carry–October 5-6, 2018 @ Essential Support Services
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm

Maryland Wear and Carry 

 

Maryland Wear and Carry Permit

October 5-6, 2018, 9a.m. to 5 p.m. 

$400 (This includes course instruction, range fee, gun and holster use, and 100 rounds of ammunition.)

$150.00 deposit required when registering. On the registration page enter required information and click submit to be taken to a PayPal payment site. Balance is due on the day of training in cash, credit card, or PayPal.

Additional Fees

 

$50 fingerprinting fee paid directly to Essential Support Services (ESS), unless you get fingerprinted from another provider
$20 to ESS if you want them to complete and submit your concealed carry application. (You can do this yourself if you choose).
$75 paid to the Maryland State Police. ESS can also collect this fee and include it with your application

October 5th, classroom training 

 

Essential Support Services

2028 Liberty  Rd.

Sykesville, MD 21784

October 6th, live-fire training 

 

Live-fire training is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

IMPORTANT: Bring a sturdy belt, ball cap, ear protection, eye protection, and sunscreen. You will not be allowed to shoot without eye and ear protection. Dress for the weather–we train in the rain, mud, chilly, cold, freezing, snow, and heat. If bringing your own handgun, if it is not a 9 mm please bring ammunition for it. Also bring an outside the waistband holster and a magazine carrier for your personal firearm and magazines.  If you do not have a personal firearm we will provide one.

Live-fire range located at:

Bollinger’s Gunsmithing

4485 Piney Creek Rd.

Taneytown, MD 21787

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