Don’t want to wait to attend an AllSafe class?
The instructors listed below are qualified, quality instructors. They are listed in alphabetical order and not in order of quality or favorites.

Contact them to find out their schedules and prices. When you contact them, please let them know where you learned about them. And let me know if you cannot reach an instructor with the information listed below. I want to assure they are responsive.


Michael Busse
Ares Tactical Firearms LLC

Retired 30-year police sergeant providing firearms and personal safety training.
IDPA Competitive Shooter and IDPA Safety Officer
Calif DOJ Firearm Safety Certificate (FSC)

Areas served: Riverside, Orange & Kern Counties.

Training offered:
· NRA Basic Pistol
· Defensive Handgun courses – Intermediate and Advanced
· Women’s Empowerment (Ladies Only)
· CCW Firearm Retention
· Active Shooter Survival
· Family Safety Plans
· Firearm Purchase Consultations

Private Instruction and customized courses designed to fit your family’s needs.


Jimmy Flores


Mainly located in the San Fernando Valley, Rhino Tactical also offers clinics in Saugus, Santa Clarita, Angeles Crest, and also from time to time at Burro Canyon Shooting Park. We specialize in training Military, Police, Private sector security, and Defense minded individuals.  Please see our website at WWW.RHINOTACTICAL.COM for further information on Tactical training on Combat Pistol, Combat Rifle, and Combat shotgun at all levels and ages. We also train private party groups and individual clients as well as host open clinics at the various locations


Gilbert Gissendaner
Comfort Zone Assurance
760-500-4127                       Orange, Ca

American Red Cross InstructorBloodborne Pathogens & Diseases (PPE), CPR & AED, First Aid, Lay Responder, CPR For Professional Rescuer, Basic Life Support (BLS), Emergency Medical Response (EMR)
Title 22
California BSIS Instructor: Guard Card (GC), Exposed Carry (FQ), Baton, Handcuff, Pepper Spray & Mase, Basic Self Defense, BSIS all classes and requirements for employment: TFF 1274, TIF1926, TFB 1203, TIB1935
California  DOJ Instructor: Firearm Safety Certificate (FSC)
Concealment Carry Instructor: California, Non-Resident Florida & Utah
NRA Training Instructor: Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Personal Protection In The Home, Personal Protection Outside The Home, Refuse To Be A Victim, Home Firearm Safety, Range Safety Officer

Private or group sessions are available for any classes, contact for details


Peggy Grangetto
(818) 209-2176 or
Glendale, CA

Ladies Only and Co-Ed Courses
Individual and Group Sessions

Classes and services:
NRA Basic Pistol
NRA Defensive Pistol
NRA Basic Rifle
NRA First Steps Rifle
NRA Basic Shotgun
NRA First Steps Shotgun
NRA Home Firearm Safety
NRA Refuse To Be A Victim
NRA Personal Protection In The Home
NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home

USCCA Basic Handgun Fundamentals
USCCA Concealed Carry Fundamentals
USCCA Home Defense Fundamentals
USCCA Emergency First Aid Fundamentals

NRA Membership Recruiter
CA DOJ Firearm Safety Certificate (FSC)


Roger Harvey
Basic Gun Safety
714/864-0203 or
Huntington Beach, Ca

1. NRA Basic Pistol Course
2. NRA Personal Protection In The Home Course
3. NRA Basic Pistol Instructor Course
4. NRA Basic Rifle Course
5. CA DOJ Firearm Safety Certificate (FSC) Instructor Course (NOT an NRA Course)
6. Private Family Firearms Safety Training (pistol, rifle, shotgun, and home defense) for families with children. This is a 4 hour exercise in the family’s home + 2 hours of range time. (NOT an NRA course.).


John Hostick
Individual and Family Instruction

Handgun and Rifle Shooting
Home Firearm Safety
Purchasing Consultation

Area: South Orange County


Todd Larato
714-313-5119 or
Providing defensive solutions for your specific needs by teaching fundamentals of weapons manipulation, strategy, and tactics utilizing a systematic progressive learning approach.
Pistol Shooting Basics


Michael O’Donnell
(949) 630-9961 or
NRA Basic Training Courses: Rifle, Certified Refuse To Be A Victim, Metallic Cartridge Reloading, Pistol, Shotgun, Basic Personal Protection In The Home, Personal Protection Outside The Home, Home Firearm Safety, Range Safety Officer
NRA Instructor Courses: Rifle, Certified Refuse To Be A Victim, Metallic Cartridge Reloading, Pistol, Shotgun, Basic Personal Protection In The Home, Personal Protection Outside The Home, Home Firearm Safety, Range Safety Officer
Non-NRA Courses can be arranged on an individual basis.


Brian Park
Handgun Instructor
951-312-2853 or

NRA basic handgun classes, Utah and Arizona CCW classes
Private lessons for 1st time gun buyers

We shoot at a private outdoor club in the Riverside/Perris area.


Steven Randall 
Slide & Cylinder firearm safety and training

Area: Inland Empire
We offer:
NRA basic pistol
NRA Personal Protection In The Home
NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home
CA DOJ Firearm Safety Certificate (FSC)
Private and Non-NRA Courses available contact for availability and appointment.

Rockey & Heidi Rockey
Calvada Firearms Training
(760) 612-7499 or
Oceanside, CA 92054

Basic Firearms Safety Class most Friday evenings at the Iron Sights Range, (1830 – 2200) Not an NRA course. Call the range directly to sign up, (760) 721-4388
NRA Basic Pistol Course
NRA Defensive Pistol Course
NRA Personal Protection In The Home Course
NRA Personal Protection Outside The Home Course
NRA Basic Rifle Course
NRA Basic Shotgun Course
NRA Reloading Courses
Private Lessons by appointment..


Louis Salgado
Salgado Defense Specialties
Area: Inland Empire
Sr. Krav Maga Black Belt Instructor
NRA Certified Firearms Instructor
NRA Range Safety Officer
NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting
NRA Basics of Rifle Shooting
NRA Metallic Cartridge Reloading
NRA Basics of Personal Protection Inside The Home
NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home
Krav Maga Private Lessons

Cheryl Tokle
(310) 748-5251 cell

Private & Semi-Private Lessons
Safety Fundamentals
Basic Gun Handgun Skills & Marksmanship
Specializing in Women’s Training
New & Novice Handgun Owners Welcome
18 Years Old & Up
Training Held at Faith Armory in Temecula and Rainbow Gun Range


Chuch Wilmot
714-315-9621 or

Firearms training to small groups in the comfort of my Anaheim home.  Basic safety and gun handling fundamentals taught by an NRA certified instructor with 22 years experience as a US Marine and 25 years in law enforcement.  I especially like to teach the NRA First Steps course to new or prospective pistol owners.


Barbara Witt
951-205-3771 or
Basic Pistol
Basic Rifle
Basic Shotgun
Personal Protection in the Home
NRA Instructor Certification in all of the above
Refuse To Be A Victim

I offer Women Only Classes as well. Call for prices


Orville Wright
NRA Certified Instructor-CCW Permit Instruction
Web Site:


Carla Young/Gus Themaras
714-651-3049 or
All classes are taught by a female and male instructor team Carla and Gus, who are NRA certified instructors.

Impact Personal Safety is a self defense non-profit dedicated to empowering people by teaching personal safety. We offer unarmed self defense classes and pistol classes.

Pistol I is designed for new shooters, those who want to improve existing marksmanship, or those who have purchased a firearm and want help familiarizing with it.

Pistol II is designed for students with basic shooting skills. It is a defensive handgun class which focuses on shooting for self defense.


Michael Young,
714-290-3648 or
NRA basic pistol, rifle, and shotgun.

Anaheim, CA 92805