Our mission at FDT is to train and equip citizens to safely and effectively prevent themselves and those they care about from being a victim. With the instructors backgrounds in military, law enforcement, private security and civilian shooting, we bring a wide range of knowledge and experience to the classroom. If you don’t see a class you want we can customize training to fit your needs.
Please contact us with any questions or concerns you have.
Managers: Ray & Cherrie Barron
Physical Address: 15680 CR 426 (Willow Branch Road and I-20) Lindale, TX 75771
Mailing Address: 16482 CR 431 Lindale, TX 75771
|RAY BARRON Instructor||KEITH MILLER CoInstructor||MATT FLANARY Instructor|
|Certified NRA Instructor (#161668482)||NRA Range Safety Officer||Standing Member of The International Tae Kwon Do Federation|
|NRA Range Safety Officer||Certified DPS CHL Instructor (#01688737)||Certified Tae Kwon Do Instructor|
|Certified DPS CHL Instructor (#01892011)||3rd Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do|
|Texas Hunters Safety (#022317)||TST Combatives Founder and Owner|
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CONCEALED HANDGUN LICENSING CLASSES OFFERED:
ADVANCED TRAINING COURSES:
- Advanced Concealed Carry
- Home Defense & Contingency Planning
- Defensive Handgun Course 1
- Defensive Handgun Course 2
- Level 3/Stress Pistol
- Low Light/Night Shooting
- Victim Prevention Training (Non-Shooting Course)
- Combined Skills Defensive Class
YOUTH TRAINING COURSES:
- Basic Firearm Training (Youth)
- Summer Youth Marksmanship Camps
- Personal Defense Training (Age 6 – 17)
CERTIFIED NRA CLASSES OFFERED:
- NRA FIRST Steps Pistol Orientation
- NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course
- NRA Home Firearm Safety Course
- NRA Refuse To Be A Victim® Seminars
- NRA Basic Personal Protection In The Home Course
- NRA Basics of Personal Protection Outside The Home Course
- NRA Range Safety Officer Certification
HUNTER EDUCATION COURSES
WOMEN’S/CHILDREN PERSONAL DEFENSE INSTRUCTION
(Offered by Matt Flanary of Texas Survival Team)
FIREARMS FOR RENT:
- Firearms are available for rent for all classes offered at a rate of $25 per firearm.
“Very professional and informative, excellent instruction…”Charles S.
“I enjoyed all the training I received. I feel I have the training I need to protect myself if I have to.” Barbara L.
“Excellent training,enjoyed all of it.” Bruce T.
“Very personal, learned a lot and feel very confident in handling my gun.” Natalie H.
“Training was excellent,left knowing how to safely defend ourselves if needed.”
“I would recommend Freedom Defense to anyone. They really care about you as the student and what they do.” Jason L.
“After all the training and CHL class, I feel confident in handling my gun and defending myself.”