Instructor: John Barb

Extensive experience conducting training/coaching both on the range and in the classroom. Focus of instruction ranging from introduction to handguns for novice shooters, permit classes and tactical pistol for more advance shooters. I enjoy seeing new shooters gain confidence and progress beyond where they thought possible.


Training and qualifications include:

  • State of Tennessee
  • State of Mississippi
  • NRA Pistol Instructor
  • Factory Certified Glock Armorer
  • Fox Labs OC Instructor
  • Rangemaster Instructor Development Course
  • Rangemaster Advanced Instructor Course
  • Rangemaster Handgun I-V
  • Combative Pistol
  • Defensive Shotgun 1-2
  • Low Light Shooting Skills
  • Active Shooter Intervention
  • Dynamic Marksmanship, Carbine / Rifle
  • Close Range Empty Hand Skills
  • MAG 20 Rules of Engagement
  • NRA Life Member


We will be offering multiple classes in the area over the next several months focusing on different levels of training using a variety of weapons (view Calendar).

We have added the ability for you to Sign-up / Register for Golden Triangle Defensive Tactics Classes and submit payment via  Paypal or Credit card {using paypal} (*note* you do Not need a paypal account for this option)

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