Instructor Tom Berry

Tom began teaching small arms in the US Navy as a Torpedoman and Diver on a fast attack submarine in the early '60's. Later Tom joined the Platte County MO Sheriff's Department where he served for ten years as a Road Patrol officer, evidence search dog handler, assisting investigations, and two years on the special response (SRT) team. Tom has been a Detective, Firearms instructor and a member of the METRO Squad for two local Police Departments. Tom is an NRA Certified Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun and Home Defense Instructor, a Certified FBI Rangemaster and Missouri State Public Safety (POST) Specialist Instructor in Firearms.


*Missouri CCW
*Basic Pistol
*Tactical Pistol
*Situational Awareness
*Retired Officer Qualification
*Security Officer Qualification

Instructor Herb Butzbach

Herb is a 27 year veteran of Missouri and Federal law enforcement.  He began his career  in the Air Force as a K-9 Handler and member of the EST Team (Emergency Services Team).  He then spent 14 years with Platte County Sheriff's Department as the Lead Firearms Instructor and Defensive Tactics Instructor, Armorer, Road Patrolman, Major Crimes Detective and as a Pointman and Teamleader of the SRT Team (Special Response Team).  After 9/11 Herb joined the United States Federal Air Marshal Service.  His primary duties were to detect, deter and to defeat any hostile or terroristic acts against the USA. Herb is a certified instructor in the following areas- Glock Armorer, Range Safety Officer Instructor, Practical Shooting Tactics for Home Defense, Rifle & Shotgun and Situational Awareness classes.


*Basic Pistol Training
*Advanced Pistol Training
*Intro into Tactical Shooting & Situational Awareness
*CCW (Carrying a Concealed Weapon) Certification
*Basic Shotgun & Rifle
*Security Officer Pre-Qualification
*Range Safety Officer NRA Certification
*Church Security Training

Monday - Saturday 10AM - 6PM, Sunday 12PM - 6PM +816-452-4867