List of Virginia CCW Instructors


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This thread will be used to list all ccw instructors in Virginia. If you would like to help, please post the name, address, phone number, and any other information of a ccw instructor in Virginia and I will list keep them listed in this first post alphabetically.

Featured Virginia Firearm Instructors:
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My Name in Christopher James Galosi and I am an NRA Cert. Instructor who teaches CCW,Rifle, Refuse to be a victim, Home Firearm Safety, and Personal Protection Inside the Home. My email is [email protected] and phone number is 757-618-8103.

Please go to my webpage for further information:

Portsmouth, Virginia
Former Customs and Border Protection Officer.
Retired Navy
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James Reynolds, President and Chief Firearms Instructor
Proactive Shooters, LLC - Richmond, Va.
Proactive Shooters - Firearms Safety, Training and Instruction

Certified NRA firearms instructor
Certified Utah concealed firearm instructor
Former law enforcement officer - 12 years, formerly certified Virginia DCJS General/Firearms Instructor
NRA membership recruiter

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NRA Certified Pistol Instructor

I am a NRA Certified Pistol Instructor. This is a 3 hour class and Virginia accepts this certification for the Concealed Carry Permit.

For more information call 276-739-9907, or e-mail at [email protected]

Tim Campbell
Abingdon, VA
US ARMY, Retired
NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
Utah CCW Instructor and NRA Instructor and Training Counselor

I am located in Northern Virginia and my website for classes can be found at:

We offer regular Utah Non-Resident Multi-State CCW/CFP courses, as well as all NRA courses and NRA Instructor courses.

Please call 800-723-6907 or visit the website today --

Ron Crouse | Chief Instructor
Marksmen Masters Training Academy

Capital Defense Instruction, LLC
P.O. Box 3541
Arlington, VA 22203
[email protected]

At Capital Defense Instruction we teach law-abiding citizens the basic knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for owning and using firearms safely. Our Firearms Instructors are certified and use current NRA materials in the courses. The majority of training courses we offer meet the state requirements for those seeking the Virginia Concealed Handgun Permit.
Middle Peninsula Area: Gloucester county, Mathews County. Sgt.Rodney Doan U.S.Army Ret. 804-725-2762. Sgt.Doan is a three tour decorated combat veteran of the Vietnam War. NRA certified, and FFL dealer. Offering classes for virginia concealed carry permits every Saturday at his home office, by appointment. Call for details.
Certified Handgun Training for Front Royal, VA and Surrounding Areas

Hello everyone! My name is Jim Johnson and I am the owner and Chief Instructor for Virginia Pistol, LLC located in Linden, Virginia just outside of Front Royal in the beautiful Shenandoah Mountain area.

I offer 1 day combined Pistol Safety and Concealed Caryy Courses every Saturday and one Sunday each month in a small and friendly classroom environment for a reasonable cost! NEW and INEXPERIENCED shooters are welcome!

My Certifications and Experience Include:
NRA Certified Personal Protection Instructor
Glock Instructors Workshop Graduate
Master Firearms Instructor Certfication from Phoenix State University
13 Years of Law Enforcement Experience
Factory Certified Glock Armorer
Licensed Firearms Dealer

To view complete details on all of my courses, course schedule, and to register for a course either visit Link Removed , send me an E-Mail at [email protected] , or call me Office: 540-636-9476 Store: 540-671-5989

Please be safe...and be aware of your surroundings!

Jim Johnson
Hills Creek Defense and Safety
5127 Gladys Rd
Altavista, VA 24517
Phone 434-942-6744
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Gerald Stephens
Danville, Va. area
phone: 336-388-1846
Email: [email protected]
NC Concealed Carry Instructor
NRA Basic Pistol Instructor
NRA First Steps Instructor
NRA Range Safety Officer

Call or email me for rates and upcoming classes.
Great Online Concealed Carry Permit Class for only $39.99. Go to

]If you want to get your Virginia CCW permit (concealed hangun permit), you can now take a 1 hour class online. It cost $39.99 and it takes about an hour. The website is thegunclass. Then you click on "Virginia Online Course." I know several people that completed the training requirement to get their concealed carry license by taking this class, and they all were very happy with the course and with how quickly they could complete it. Just wanted to let people know.
Virginia and Utah Concealed Carry Classes.
Certified NRA instructor, Located in Vienna, VA. and Manassas, VA CHP class centers on legal issues dealing with concealed carry and use of deadly force. Course takes about 5 hours, does not require any range time. 1-3 students, $125 each. Husband and wife together, wife gets 50% discount. 4 or more Students $110. Will schedule class for your convenience.

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First Defense, LLC (Culpeper)

First Defense provides firearm instruction and personal security education to individuals and families.

Currently offering:

NRA's First Steps Pistol (orientation to handguns)
NRA's Basic Pistol (pistol shooting course)
NRA's Refuse To Be A Victim (personal safety awareness)
NRA's Personal Protection In the Home (home defense strategies)
First Defense's Youth Firearm Orientation (History of firearms, 2nd Amendment, Range Safety, 8-11 Yrs for .22 rifles, 12-17 Yrs for .22/9mm handguns).
First Defense's Protecting Your Family (1hr seminar for churches and organizations)

NRA certified Instructors and NRA Range Safety Officers. Classes can be tailored for families and couples. Homeschool-friendly!

First Defense, LLC
PO Box 2032
Culpeper, VA 22701
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[email protected]
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Denny Johnson

Training School Director with Golden Seal Enterprises:
I'm an NRA Law Enforcement Handgun/Shotgun/Patrol Rifle instructor as well as an Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Firearms/Private Investigator/Personal Protection Specialists Instructor. Retired from the USN with 24 years in the Seal Teams.

We provide CCW training tailored to the individual with emphasis on Safety, Use of Deadly Force, and Fundamentals of Marksmanship.

Golden Seal Enterprises
Survial Point Shooting

I am starting a class in March called survial point shooting.If you have been taught sight shooting,with minimal emphasis on point shooting then you have been set up to be killed,unless you know of and how to use an alternate shooting method such as point shooting you will have no effective shooting method available for use in a real close quarters life threat situation where your chance of being shot or killed is the greatest.You will fire between 150 -200 rounds during this course at different targets and distance. Cost is $60.00 per person.I am a N.R.A. certified pistol instructer.I also taught for the U.S.ARMY for 22 years and had 3 tours of combat.Any questions e- mail me at [email protected] or call 276-739-9907. I also teach the n.r.a. class first step for pistol .You can get your concealed carry permit by taking this class.cost is $60.00 lasts bout 3 hours.Thanks for looking Tim

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