List of Virginia CCW Instructors

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

NRA Instructor and RSO

Hello everyone, my name is Evan Carson the owner and chief instructor of Innovative Defensive Solutions, llc. You can view our courses and course dates online at Link Removed

I work for the NRA at the HQ building in Fairfax as a RSO and as a Firearm Instructor.

I love to instruct and compete as well.
Courses Offered; NRA First Steps Pistol, NRA Basic Pistol, NRA Pistol Instructor, UTAH CFP Course, NRA Personal Protection in the Home and Instructor PPITH, NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home and Instructor PPOTH, NRA Refuse to be a Victim Seminars and Instructor for RTBAV, Defensive Strategies for Women, IDS CCW 1 Course, Sabre Red CSAP Pepper Spray Course, GLOCK ARMORER Services, One-on-one Pistol Instruction.

Below is a list of certifications and contact info for myself and the company.

Evan M Carson
Owner / Chief Instructor of Innovative Defensive Solutions, llc
VA State Coordinator / American Professional Firearms Instructors Association
NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
NRA Certified Range Safety Officer
Sabre Red CSAP OC (Pepper Spray) Instructor
NROI Level 1 Range Officer
GLOCK Certified Armorer
BSA Eagle Scout
Licensed Journeyman Electrician
[email protected]
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Utah Concealed Carry Instructor-Tyson's Corner, VA

NRA Instructor
Utah Certified Instructor

I teach the Utah Class Every Sat. at Tyson's Corner, VA.

This is a 4 hour, Classroom only course, $80. Fingerprinting is included.

This class is not for beginning shooters. You should be familiar with handguns before you take this course.

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Dave Vann
Concealed Carry Academy

My name is Jason Hanson, I'm a former CIA Officer, NRA Instructor, Utah CFP Instructor and Eagle Scout.

Our courses come with a ton of free gifts which can been seen at Home.

We teach the Utah concealed permit class, NRA Basic Pistol and NRA Personal Protection in the Home.

Thank you.

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Female Instructor

This was my instructor who I highly recomend. She has an all female staff and classes are geared towards women but does training for both men and women alike. Be sure to tell her "ImAShootingDiva" sent ya!:wink:

Tina Wilson-Cohen
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P.O. Box 231962
Centreville, VA 20120

Our hours accomodate your schedule and location
Available 7 days per week in VA, DC, or MD
* Classes available during the week, weekend, and evenings based on available spaces.

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Email Address:
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