quality firearms training for professionals and civilians
Providing Law Enforcement and Security Agencies the tools and techniques to optimally perform and prevail in high-risk, kinetic environments through authentic and dynamic training since 1993.
We are committed to offering the best in law enforcement training available. Our instructors consist of active and former police officers who are highly trained and well-respected professionals in the field.
2018-2019 SOTA Trainer of the year
Sgt. Matt Beckman
St. Paul Police Department
Top Gun Of the Year
Commander Brad Hazelett
With 2020 upon us and the threats and incidents on the increase in our Religious and Church communities we need to move forward and take additional steps to train and equip our security staff, ushers and active security members. The active assessment, recognition and discernment of potential threats is that first step in any Security program and requires skills and discernment capabilities that are outside the normal realm of daily human operations. There are a variety of steps that can…Find out more »
This 2 day course is designed to provide the tactical officer with a strong foundation for the use of night vision equipment and its role in law enforcement tactical operations. Students will gain hands-on experience with the function and operation of various night vision devices, infrared laser sighting systems, and IR lights. This course is a systematic approach to equipment selection, operational considerations, benefits, and limitations of night vision devices and the dangers presented by infrared laser devices to eye…Find out more »
Statistically most Officer Involved Shootings (OIC) occur in Low or No light situations with officers being at a distinct tactical disadvantage, yet Officers receive little or no formal instruction or training in principals of Low and No Light operation or application in those environments. The purpose of this assessment program is to expose the officer / operator to the following Low Light / No Light Flash Light Topics and to compare current available lighting systems with duty or issued equipment…Find out more »
MISSION CRITICAL CONCEPTS is offering a combined use of force new instructor certification and current instructor update training course. These courses are for agencies that need to add new instructional staff and/or looking to provide updated training to current training staff. This course is sponsored by the Winona County Sheriff’s Office, Winona, MN and will be held at their new training facility. This training program is able to be split into segments for either full instructional certification or to allow…Find out more »
This is a specifically designed course for Armed Security Personnel, Armed Church Security, and Civilian VIP Personnel that starts with an operational assessment of the skills and abilities of the participants stressing their knowledge and operation of the weapons system in fundamental pistol craft. The course progresses into increasingly challenging scenarios and courses of fire with drills taken from real world events and designed to stress the participant in controlled drills and responses. The final phase of the training day…Find out more »