Defensive Tactics and Firearms is a proud NRA Law Enforcement Affiliated Agency

DTF provides the most innovative firearms training San Diego County has to offer!  We take pride in offering statistically aligned and legally based courses taught by law enforcement firearm instructors.  DTF is honored to be the only private firearm training group partnered with MCCS aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton.

Check out our new OPEN SEATING option.  What is OPEN SEATING?  This feature allows students to purchase a course now, without choosing a specific date, making it the perfect option for a gift or for students with a demanding schedule.  OPEN SEATING students receive priority seating.  Simply contact us and let us know what date you will attend! 

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Protect yourself and your family with the highest level of armed self-defense training.


Develop the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to instruct NRA students.  


Build the foundation necessary to safely and confidently use firearms.