Prerequisites: *None 

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing that allows for physical exertion.  Personal firearm and at least two extra magazines.  1000 rounds FMJ or Lead free.  

*Please note this is a 5-Day, M-F Operators class.  

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Firearms Classes

Handgun: Intro & Basics

Starting at:    $95 per Student

                or   $60 per Student

Whether you are looking at buying your first firearm or simply interested in learning their basic functions, the Handgun Intro and Basics class is for you.

This is a 4-Hour or 2-Hour class.  The in-class portion (which is also our Family Safety Awareness Course, $60) and a live-fire portion (additional $35).   

This class Covers: 

  • Weapon Types, Including Revolvers and Semi-Auto

  • Disassembly, Cleaning, and Storage

  • Safety

  • Fundamentals of Use

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Interactive Learning Scenarios

 

Upcoming Classes:   
  • By Agency Request Only

Prerequisites: None

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing.  *Personal Firearm w/ 200 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  Note-taking materials. 

*Firearms are provided for in-class portion.  Live-fire firearms may be rented at an additional fee.  Eye and ear protection provided.

This course combines our basic firearm fundamentals.  It requires a basic knowledge of firearms operation and is designed for the gun-owner to become a better, more efficient marksmen during combative encounters.

This 8-Hour class is held in two sections: 4-hours of in-class and 4-hours live fire.  

We Cover: 

  • All items in the Basic Course

  • Safety

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Marksmanship Techniques

  • Shooting Platforms

  • Firearm Manipulations

  • Rapid-Fire Drills

  • Interactive Learning Scenarios

 

Starting at:    $200 per Student

Handgun: Advanced Marksmanship

Upcoming Classes:   
  • By Agency Request Only

Passing this course is a requirement to access all other TTA firearms classes. 

Prerequisites: *Experience Recommended

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing.  Personal Firearm w/ 400 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  Eyes/ears/hat.  At least one extra magazine.  Note-taking materials. 

*If you can't recite the 4 basic rules by heart or hit paper at twenty yards, take the basic course first)

Handgun: 2-Day Operators Class

Starting at:    $250 per Student

This is an advanced firearms operator course, integrating the principles of movement, combat, marksmanship, and a variety of attack scenarios. 

This 16-Hour class Covers: 

  • Safety

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Marksmanship

  • Moving Platforms

  • Low-light

  • Barricades, Cover & Concealment

  • Force-On-Force Training

  • Introduction to Clearing

Prerequisites: None

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing that allows for physical exertion.  Personal Firearm w/ 350 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  Eyes/ears/hat.  At least two extra magazines.  Flashlight.  Ballistic Armor recommended.  

*

Handgun: Conceal Carry

Starting at:    $175 per Student

This course is designed for the avid firearms student who intends to carry their firearm in the real-world.  This course will apply marksmanship and tactics fundamentals to the conceal-carry situation. 

This 8-Hour class Covers: 

  • Safety

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Conceal Options & Considerations

  • Situational Awareness

  • Conceal Marksmanship

  • Conceal Manipulations

  • Conceal Drills

  • Interactive Learning Scenarios

Prerequisites: Valid CPL, *Experience

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing.  Personal Firearm w/ 350 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  Eyes/Ears/Hat.  Conceal-Carry holster and EDC items.  Note-taking materials. 

*If you can't recite the 4 basic rules by heart or hit paper at twenty yards, take the basic course first)

Handgun: CQB & Retention

Starting at:    $200 per Student

This TTA recognizes that most realistic lethal force situations will occur within ten feet.  Close Quarter Battle tactics and weapon retention are vital components of a gun-fighter's toolkit.   

This 8-Hour class covers: 

  • Safety

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Brace Contact Shots

  • Draw Shot Placement

  • Unexpected Shooting Platforms

  • Retention Techniques and Drills

  • Defensive Krav Tactics

  • Situational Awareness

  • Real-Life scenarios and force-on-force training

Prerequisites: Handgun Advanced Marksmanship, Conceal Carry Class (OR open-carry holster)

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing that allows for physical exertion.  Personal Firearm w/ 200 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  Eyes/Ears/Hat.  Conceal-Carry holster and EDC items.  

*

Handgun: Vehicles

Starting at:    $250 per Student

Many use of force situations occur while in transit or in the vicinity of your vehicle.   

This 8-Hour class Covers: 

  • Safety

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Vehicle Pillars & Use

  • Driver Tactics

  • Cover and Concealment

  • Passenger Tactics

  • Engaging Vehicles

  • Ballistic Performance

  • Interactive Learning Scenarios

  • Force on Force Training

Prerequisites: Handgun Advanced Marksmanship

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing that allows for physical exertion.  Personal Firearm w/ 300 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  Eyes/Ears/Hat.  Conceal-Carry holster and EDC items.  

*

Rifle: M4/AR-15 Basic

Starting at:    $200 per Student

This course is designed for the first-time owner, operator, or interested battle-rifle owner.    

This 8-Hour class Covers: 

  • Safety

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Nomenclature & Disassembly

  • Cleaning and Storage

  • Magazines and Accessories

  • Ballistics and Specialty Concerns

  • Fundamentals of Marksmanship

  • Shooting Platforms

  • Short, Mid, and Long Range shooting introduction

Prerequisites: None

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing.  *Personal Rifle w/ 200 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  Eyes/Ears/Hat. Note-taking materials. 

*Rifles and ammunition may be provided for use during class at an additional fee. 

Rifle: Scoped Operator

Starting at:    $250 per Student

This course can be completed with any scoped or long-distance rifle, and focuses on the mechanics and considerations of 100+ yard shooting.  

This 8-Hour class Covers: 

  • Safety

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Magazines and Accessories

  • Mechanics and Mathematics of Long Range

  • Body Mechanics & Control

  • Ballistics and Specialty Concerns

  • Long-Range Marksmanship

Prerequisites: None

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing that allows for physical exertion.  Personal Rifle w/ 300 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  Match Grade ammo required.  Scope capable of 500+ yards.  Eyes/Ears/Hat.  Note-taking materials. 

*

Qualification Courses

Starting at:    $50 per Student

For retired Law Enforcement Officers and all professions requiring the use of a firearm.  For Non-Firearm certification courses, please contact us regarding information. 

Armed Courses Include: 

  • LEOSA Certification ($50 per Student)

  • Armed Security Certification ($120 per Student)

  • Private Investigator Certification ($120 per Student)

  • Bail Bond Recovery Agent Certification ($120 per Student)

Prerequisites: None

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing that allows for physical exertion.  Firearm w/ 100-200 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  At least one extra magazine and holster.  Eyes/Ears/Hat.  Ballistic Armor if required.  Note and test-taking materials. 

*Refunds are not issued for failed qualification attempts. 

Building Clearing

Starting at:    $275 per Student

This course is designed for an in-depth training on using firearms in confined spaces.  This course utilizes force-on-force training and building clearing techniques.  

This 8-Hour class Covers: 

  • Safety

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Building Clearing Fundamentals

  • Low Light Techniques

  • Basic CQB Techniques

  • Environmental Awareness

  • Realistic Scenarios 

Prerequisites: Handgun Advanced Marksmanship

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing that allows for physical exertion.  Personal Firearm w/ 150 rounds FMJ or Lead Free.  Eyes/Ears/Hat.  Flashlight.  Note-taking materials. 

*

Prerequisites: *Handgun: Advanced Marksmanship

Required Gear: Comfortable, warm clothing that allows for physical exertion.  ABSOLUTELY NO FIREARMS ALLOWED. 

*Group sign-ups require at least 6 individuals.  

Force-On-Force Training

For years, elite military and LEO operations teams have been training using force-on-force simulation. Imagine paintball, but using real firearms in real scenarios.  While other courses offered by the TTA may integrate force-on-force scenarios, this class focuses on them exclusively.  The entire day encompasses realistic, fun, dynamic MOCK scenes using realistic less-than-lethal firearms and ammunition.  

This 8-Hour class Covers: 

  • Safety

  • Use of Force Criminal Law (WA State Specific)

  • Building Clearing Scenarios

  • Vehicle Scenarios

  • Multiple-Attacker Scenarios

  • Robbery, Burglary, Assault Scenarios

  • Movement Scenarios 

  • Friend vs Friend Competitions

Starting at:    $300 per Student

TTA Master Operator Course

Starting at:    $650 per Student

This 5 Day operator course covers all topics listed in the TTA Intro and Basics class, Advanced Marksmanship, Conceal Carry, and Movement and Attack courses.  Force-on-Force training, vehicles, and building clearing tactics are integrated throughout, as time allows. 

This 5-Day class Covers: 

  • All elements of:

    • Handgun: Intro and Basics

    • Handgun: Advanced Marksmanship

    • Handgun: Conceal Carry

    • Handgun: Movement and Attack

  • Handgun: Vehicles, Building Clearing, and Force-on-force training will also be touched on. ​