Entries by Greg Glassock

2 Day Defensive Handgun Class

2 Day Defensive Handgun Class This is an outstanding comprehensive entry level course. Prerequisite Class(s): Basic handgun safety course. All students must show photo ID at time of sign-in. Upon completion of this course you will have a fundamental understanding of the defensive use of the handgun. Among the many skills you acquire will be the […]

2 Day Practical Rifle Class

2 Day Practical Rifle Class This exceptional entry-level, course provides you with the practical skills of the accomplished rifleman. Prerequisite Class(s): None – entry level course ALL students must show photo ID at Sign-In, regardless of age! Upon completion, you will have the ability to quickly strike center hits from a variety of shooting positions […]

2 Day Tactical Shotgun Class

2 Day Tactical Shotgun Class This outstanding entry-level course provides you with much more than a fundamental understanding of the tactical shotgun. Upon completion of this course, you will have the ability to use your shotgun with a skill level well above the rest of the gun-owning public Prerequisite Class(s): None – entry level course. […]

Wilderness First Aid (WFA)

Wilderness First Aid (WFA) Have you ever wondered what you would do if someone in your group broke their leg skiing or your climbing partner was struck in the head by a rock? Every backcountry skiing, climbing or mountaineering group should have people trained in wilderness first aid skills because it’s only a matter of […]

Private Firearms Instruction

Olympic Tactical is proud to announce Private Firearms Instruction! Private Firearms Instruction is available to individuals and small groups and families. In this setting you, as a student, you will have the benefit of the instructor’s full attention and knowledge. With private or semi-private instruction you will learn more skills and increase your efficiency in a […]

EQUIPMENT CHECKLIST

Olympic Tactical Firearms Class Equipment Checklist Below, you’ll find a list and description of the primary equipment required for all Olytac courses. Please become acquainted with this list prior to attending any Olytac course. 1a. HANDGUNS Each student needs to show up to class with at least one semi-automatic pistol or revolver in an appropriate caliber for […]

First Aid for Shooting Accidents

First Aid for Shooting Accidents                            Average First Aid classes don’t really cover what to do when something really bad happens; on the range, hunting or even in your own home. Learn to treat traumatic injuries when seconds count! You will learn how control bleeding and apply a tourniquet. This blended training will put the […]

Disaster/Emergency Kit Building

Disaster/Emergency Kit Building Emergency preparedness is not only for Californians, Midwesterners and Gulf Coast residents. Most communities may be impacted by several types of hazards during a lifetime. Americans also travel more than ever before to areas with different hazard risks than at home. Knowing what to do before, during and after an emergency is […]

Revisiting the “21-Foot Rule” Fact or Fiction?

Revisiting the “21-Foot Rule” Fact or Fiction? Revisiting the “21-Foot Rule” The Tueller Drill is often evoked as justification by officers after a shooting…But is it scientifically defensible? September 18, 2014  |  by Ron Martinelli Photo: Martinelli & Associates For decades now many American officers have heard use-of-force instructors discuss the “21-Foot Rule” during officer […]