Marksmanship, Gun Handling, Mindset / Tactics – Excellence in Firearms Training
Simply owning a gun imparts neither knowledge or skill regarding its use. Only study and focused training can provide real capability.
Pat Goodale
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Practical Firearms Training, led by Pat Goodale and his cadre of professional instructors, offers realistic and challenging firearms courses for shooters at all levels of experience and skill.

Training programs are structured to provide the skills, knowledge, and confidence required to safely own and effectively use firearms.

All courses combine elements of lecture and theory with practical exercises for an innovative and valuable learning experience.

International Association of Law Enforcement and Firearms Instructors
National Tactical Officers Association Member
International Association of Counterterroristm and Security Professionals Member
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triadPFT’s logo is the Combat Triad, which symbolizes the three aspects of firearms skill:

  • Marksmanship
  • Gun Handling
  • Mindset/Tactics

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