Matt has been an instructor with Hard Target Firearms Training for 5 years. His drive and work ethic put him into the job as the Director of Training for the company. As such, Matt is the lead instructor at the classes, he creates the training outlines for all our training events. He is also affiliated with Cloud Defensive.

Matt has worked very hard to become an excellent instructor and his teaching skills are second to none.

PROFICIENCIES

  • Simunition Certified instructor
and NRA Pistol Instructor
  • Basic Marksmanship & Gun Safety
  • Point Shooting & Alternative Sighting
  • Advanced Tactical Handgun and Concealed Carry
  • Advanced Carbine and Tactical Shotgun
  • Team Tactics and Tactical Decision-Making – Handgun/Rifle/Shotgun
  • Low-Light Tactics and Weapon employment
  • EVO/Defensive Vehicle Operations (Handgun and Carbine)
  • Home Defense Tactics
  • Close Quarters Battle – Handgun, Tactical Rifle, Shotgun

Sean graduated from Creighton University in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science Degree. He is currently not only involved in Hard Target Firearms Training, but is also the owner of Cloud Health Dynamics and Cloud Defensive as well. He began work with Hard Target Firearms in 2008. He's been an instructor for the last 4 years and continues to not only train others but keeps building his own skills as well.

Sean is also certified through Simunition and is one of the instructors for the company's Force on Force training events.

PROFICIENCIES

  • Basic Marksmanship & Gun Safety
  • Point Shooting & Alternative Sighting Methods
  • Advanced Tactical Handgun and Concealed Carry
  • Advanced Carbine and Tactical Shotgun
  • Team Tactics and Tactical Decision-Making - Handgun/Rifle/Shotgun
  • Force on Force Scenario Based Training (Simunition) Instructor
  • Low-Light Tactics and Weapon employment
  • Carjacking Defense/Defensive Vehicle Operations (Handgun and Carbine)
  • Home Defense Tactics
  • Close Quarters Battle - Handgun, Carbine and Shotgun
  • Team Movement and Dynamic Entry

Shauli is a highly skilled former soldier for the Israeli Defense Force. During his time in the IDF, he served with the 50th Airborne Special Services Division as a sniper and served his country with distinction. He now makes his skills available to Hard Target Firearms and his passion for training continues to push his own skills forward by attending schools such as the Sig Academy.

PROFICIENCIES

  • Basic Marksmanship & Gun Safety
  • Point Shooting & Alternative Sighting
  • Advanced Tactical Handgun and Concealed Carry
  • Advanced Carbine and Tactical Shotgun
  • Team Tactics and Tactical Decision-Making – Handgun/Rifle/Shotgun
  • Low-Light Tactics and Weapon deployment
  • Home Defense Tactics
  • Close Quarters Battle – Handgun, Tactical Rifle, Shotgun
  • Team Movement and Dynamic Entry
  • Warfare Communication
  • Krav Maga
  • Basic Chemical/Biological Weapons Combat
  • Advanced Marksmanship/Sniper Training

Josh is an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Marine Corps. During his time on active duty, he was deployed in active combat operations in Iraq in 2007, Afghanistan in 2009 and volunteered to go to the Republic of Georgia in 2010 on a foreign military training unit to assist an train over 180 Georgian Army to deploy to Afghanistan.

He has been an instructor with Hard Target Firearms Training for the past year and a half, and continues to train both civilians and armed professionals for us. Josh primarily focuses on teaching our advanced training with Hard Target Firearms concerning CQB, advanced weapon manipulation and vehicle operation.

PROFICIENCIES

  • Basic Marksmanship & Gun Safety
  • Point Shooting & Alternative Sighting
  • Advanced Tactical Handgun and Concealed Carry
  • Advanced Carbine and Tactical Shotgun
  • Team Tactics and Tactical Decision-Making
  • Low Light Tactics & Weapon Employment
  • EVO/Defensive Vehicle Operations
  • Home Defense Tactics
  • Close Quarters Battle (CQB)
  • Team Movement & Dynamic Entry
  • Mechanical & Dynamic Room/Building Breaching
  • Advanced Urban Combat