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Hello everyone. We hope you are all staying safe and healthy! We have been getting a lot of messages about our Concealed Carry Courses and Handgun and Self-Defense Training Courses. We cannot wait to start doing group courses again when the pandemic is under control. Until then, please check out our training videos on Facebook at Top Firearms Instruction. Speaking of videos, thank you so much for helping us break the 100 Subscriber mark on YouTube! As of this blog entry we are at 108 and cannot wait to connect with more of you.

Video Training

This is a challenging time for all of us! Although I miss doing my Concealed Carry Courses, Handgun Training Classes, and extremely popular self-defense courses, I am now offering several FREE Training Videos on our Top Firearms Instruction Facebook Page that I think you all are going to love! Also, make sure you subscribe to Top Firearms Instruction on YouTube! We cannot wait to train with everyone again! Train hard and be safe!

Verbal Communication and Use of Force

Hello friends! Check out my latest article in PoliceOne Effective Verbal Communication in Use of Force Situations. Too many times there is an imbalance between the two. The secret to success lies in the balance between the two. Let me know what you think!

Summer 2020

In unprecedented times, we plan to have unprecedented fun, growth, and learning! As the world prepares to tackle this pandemic in the best way possible, we plan to train and learn in the best way possible. We will focus on increased handgun and self-defense training through video, and training through private lessons and small groups. Whether it's concealed carry, fundamental handgun training, Women Empowered, Kids Bullyproof, Essentials of Home Defense, Response to the Active Shooter, or any other of our amazing training courses, we will continue to move forward safely and responsibly in the most engaging way possible.

Upcoming Events

We have so many exciting events coming soon!

March 7th Concealed Carry
March 22nd Concealed Carry
April 19th to June 28th Women Empowered Academy
April 25th Weapon Retention for Concealed Carry
May 31st Concealed Carry
July 24th Women Empowered Seminar
August 15th Concealed Carry

We can't wait to train with you!

Women Empowered Academy

The WOMEN EMPOWERED ACADEMY is finally going down! April 19th to June 28th on Sundays. If you have been to one of our handgun training courses or concealed carry courses you know the passion and enthusiasm we have for teaching. This course will definitely be one of our most groundbreaking yet. You will not want to miss this! Email me at for information or to reserve a spot!

Top Firearms Instruction YouTube

Have you subscribed to our YouTube Channel Top Firearms Instruction yet? Check it out we just released a new video! We have some major plans for range and self-defense videos this summer. Train with you soon!

Women Empowered Academy

We are days away from announcing our incredible EIGHT WEEK Women Empowered Academy! With a bonus week and special guests along the way. Send me an email or message for more information. We cannot wait! See you there.

Defensive Tactics Course

I will be in Linn County on February 27th and February 28th for TWO FREE Defensive Tactics Courses for Law Enforcement. I hope to see some of you there! -Tyson

Upcoming Courses!!

We are starting our 8th YEAR at Top Firearms Instruction of teaching the most energetic and information packed courses anywhere in the world! Here are a few dates of some of our open public courses to start the year! Like, share, tell your friends and we cannot wait to train with you in 2019!

Sunday, January 27th, 2019 FIRST KS/MO Concealed Carry Course
Sunday, February 24th, 2019 TFI Assistant Range Officer Program
Sunday, March 3rd, 2019, KS/MO Concealed Carry Course
Sunday, March 31st, 2019 KS/MO Concealed Carry Course
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