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Study Sheds Light on the Increase in Concealed Carry Permits

In what can only be bad news for violent street predators everywhere, John Lott reports that nearly 900,000 new carry permits were issued to Americans over the last year.

A State Of Mind

Colion Noir spent an afternoon with NRA Carry Guard Lead Instructor and veteran Green Beret Jeff Houston to discuss the mindset and realities of being prepared for any situation that may arise.

Commuter Drills: NRA Carry Guard Magazine Issue 2

These drills cover a variety of skills that are important to practice: multiple-shot, rapid-fire engagements; trigger control; firing with primary hand only; and tactical reloads.

Will You Survive the Aftermath of a Self-Defense Shooting?

Surviving a self-defense shooting is only the beginning. Will you know what to do in the seconds that follow?

Our free "Aftermath" guide will give you expert advice on what to expect and how to handle the immediate aftermath of a lawful self-defense shooting.

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What Makes NRA Carry Guard Instructors the Best of the Best?

Any experienced gun owner can teach the fundamentals of concealed carry. But when it comes to all things firearms training and safety, we demand the best.

There’s More to Self-Defense Than Just Firearms

People often get caught up on the firearm aspect of self-defense and forget that the number one focus behind carrying a weapon is self-preservation—the ability to protect yourself from harm or death.

Show Your Hands, Obey Commands

With all the attention that police confrontations are getting in the media these days, it’s not all that surprising that being involved in encounters with law enforcement officers may bring about feelings of uneasiness and anxiety.

A Spare Magazine Is A Must, But How To Carry It?

If you carry a firearm, particularly a semi-automatic handgun, you should have quick access to a second magazine. Running out of ammo is never the right answer to the question.

Don’t Test Your Luck with an Armed Shopkeeper

Host Grant Stinchfield and NRA Carry Guard instructor Jeff Houston break down security footage of a shopkeeper defending his life as well as his business.

Evolution Of NRA Carry Guard Training: An Interview With Jack Carr

NRA Carry Guard’s Basic Course launched in the Summer of 2017 with a series of three–day classes across the U.S. We sat down with Jack Carr to discuss the successes and challenges of those initial classes.

Study Sheds Light on the Increase in Concealed Carry Permits

In what can only be bad news for violent street predators everywhere, John Lott reports that nearly 900,000 new carry permits were issued to Americans over the last year.

Interact with NRA Carry Guard Training Experiences at the NRA Carry Guard Expo

In addition to the more than 120 free seminars and ticketed workshops at this year’s NRA Carry Guard Expo in Richmond, Va., a number of interactive areas and training opportunities from NRA Carry Guard will also be available.

Develop Your Personal Safety Strategy in Refuse To Be A Victim Workshops at NRA Carry Guard Expo

The single most important step toward ensuring your own safety is having a personal safety strategy in place before you need it.

UTM Ultimate Training Munitions

Force-on-force scenario-based training (SBT) with Ultimate Training Munitions (UTM) is a core component of defensive firearms training.

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