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Our elite cadre of NRA Carry Guard instructors is traveling the country to train responsible Americans like you.

Under federal law, certain non-U.S. citizens are prohibited from participating in this course. Only non-U.S. citizens who are: (1) lawful permanent residents (e.g., green card holders), (2) refugees, or (3) individuals who have been granted asylum may participate in this course.

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I’ve taken a lot of firearms classes. I consider myself very well trained. But this course was life-changing.

- Dana Loesch, Gold NRA Carry Guard Member

Meet The Most Comprehensive Team In Carry Training

George Severence

Veteran U.S. Navy SEAL
NRA Carry Guard National Director

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Eric Frohardt

Veteran U.S. Navy SEAL
NRA Carry Guard Training Director

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James R. Jarrett

Veteran Green Beret
NRA Carry Guard Curriculum Director

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Jeff Houston

Veteran Green Beret
NRA Carry Guard
Lead Instructor

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When you think about the training you need to get, this is the new standard.

- Veteran Navy SEAL Dom Raso, NRATV Commentator and Founder and CEO, Dynamis Alliance

A program such as NRA Carry Guard is vital to the firearms industry.

- Pat McNamara, Veteran U.S. Army Special Operations and Founder, TMACS INC


Want To Learn How To Teach The Class?

All NRA-certified firearms instructors, as well as active-duty and veteran law enforcement and military personnel, are eligible to apply to become NRA Carry Guard instructors.

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Join us August 25–27, 2017, for the NRA Carry Guard Expo at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, WI.