Events

Please join us at our Upcoming Speaking Engagements and Book Signings below.

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  • Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 07:00 PM

    Kris "Tanto" Paronto Keynote Speaker For Salute To America

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    An evening with an American hero of Benghazi, Kris ("Tanto") Paronto. His book "13 Hours" will be available for purchase, with a book signing to follow his program. Tickets are $50 each. Call 706-0704.

     

  • Monday, April 23, 2018 at 10:00 AM
    PRIVATE CONFERENCE in Paradise Valley, AZ

    Kris "Tanto" Paronto Keynote Speaker Associated Wire Rope Fabricators

    PRIVATE EVENT

  • Friday, April 27, 2018 at 06:00 PM · 3 rsvps
    Ready Line Shooting Complex in Cincinnati , OH

    Meet & Greet/Book Signing with Tanto and Boon - Ready Line Shooting Complex - Cincinnati, Ohio

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    Books will be sold and autographed during the event (while supplies last):

    13 Hours: $35
    The Ranger Way: $26

    Purchase Both for $60

  • Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 09:00 AM through April 29, 2018 ·

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL TWO DAY CONCEALED DEFENSIVE PISTOL WITH LOW LIGHT AND STRUCTURE CLEARING/CQB MODULES – NEWTOWN, OHIO

    SOLD OUT!

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    SOLD OUT!

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL TWO DAY CONCEALED DEFENSIVE PISTOL WITH LOW LIGHT AND STRUCTURE CLEARING/CQB MODULES – NEWTOWN, OHIO

    WHEN: APRIL 28 - 29, 2018

     

    TIMES: 9AM – 5PM DAILY

     

    WHERE: Ready Line Shooting Complex
    3761 Round Bottom Road
    Newtown, Ohio 45244
    Phone:  513-233-0885

    www.ReadyLineOnline.com

     

    NOTE: PRIVATE EVENT  -  NO PUBLIC VIEWING 

     

    DESCRIPTION: TWO DAY CONCEALED DEFENSIVE PISTOL COURSE DESIGNED FOR INTERMEDIATE TO ADVANCED STUDENTS LOOKING TO IMPROVE THEIR SPEED AND ACCURACY WHILE UTILIZING DRAWING FROM CONCEALMENT WITH LOW LIGHT AND STRUCTURE CLEARING/CQB MODULES ADDED TO THE COURSE. THIS COURSE IS TAUGHT BY KRIS "TANTO" PARONTO AND DAVE "BOON" BENTON.

     

    TOPICS COVERED:

    - PISTOL SAFETY

    - VARIOUS IWB POSITIONS & THE ADVANTAGE OF EACH

    - DRAWING FROM CONCEALMENT

    - FUNDAMENTALS OF PISTOL MARKSMANSHIP

    - TARGET AQUISITION

    - ENGAGEMENT FROM 3 TO 25 METERS FROM CONCEALMENT

    - CLOSE RANGE PISTOL ENGAGEMENT FROM CONCEALMENT

    - SHOOTING FROM SIMPLE COVER

    - STRONG SIDE & SUPPORT SIDE SHOOTING

    - SHOOTING ON THE MOVE

    - MULTIPLE TARGET ACQUISITION

    - LOW LIGHT SHOOTING

    - BALLISTICS

    - STRUCTURE CLEARING/ CQB / SHOOT HOUSE

     

    EQUIPMENT REQUIRED:

    - EYE PROTECTION

    - PISTOL (at least 9mm)

    - HEARING PROTECTION (preferably noise canceling but not required)

    - 600 ROUNDS OF PISTOL AMMUNITION

    - IWB QUALITY PISTOL HOLSTER AND PISTOL  MAGAZINE HOLSTER IN GOOD WORKING ORDER

    - 3 PISTOL MAGAZINES AT MINIMUM

    - FLASHLIGHT

    - FORCE ON FORCE CONVERSION KITS (included in registration fee)

    - 50 ROUNDS OF MARKING AMMO (included in registration fee)

    - OPTIONAL: KNEE PADS, HAT, LONG SLEEVE SHIRT (highly recommended)

    - PACKED LUNCH / WATER BOTTLES

     

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT:

    - VALID U.S. GOVERNMENT ID

    - COMPLETION OF A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE THROUGH READY LINE OR SIMILAR TRAINING COMPANY OR GOVERNMENT AGENCY

    - OR PERMISSION FROM THE INSTRUCTORS TO ATTEND COURSE. (DD-214 SHOWING M-9 COMPLETION WILL SUFFICE FOR A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE COMPLETION.)

    PLEASE CONTACT JUDY AT JLWILKINSONCONSULTING@GMAIL.COM IF YOU WANT TO CHECK TO SEE IF THIS COURSE IS RIGHT FOR YOU.

     

    NOTES:

    TO RESERVE AMMO AND FIREARMS, CONTACT:

    Ready Line

    Phone:  513-233-0885 (Gail)

    Sales: sales@readylineonline.com

     

     

    LODGING:

    FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES CINCINNATI EASTGATE: https://www.hotelplanner.com/Hotels/254741/Reservations-Fairfield-Inn-Suites-Cincinnati-Eastgate-Cincinnati-4521-Eastgate-Blvd-45245 (7 MILES)

    HAMPTON INN CINCINNATI EASTGATE: https://www.hotelplanner.com/Hotels/245312/Reservations-Hampton-Inn-Cincinnati-Eastgate-Cincinnati-858-Eastgate-North-Dr-45245 (7 MILES)

    HOMEWOOD SUITES CINCINNATI / MILFORD: https://www.hotelplanner.com/Hotels/173888/Reservations-Homewood-Suites-Cincinnati-Milford-Milford-600-Chamber-Dr-45150 (4 MILES)

     

    CANCELLATION POLICY: Due to a limited number of spots available, refunds are unavailable. Credits for a future class will be given if a 48 hour notice is given.

  • Friday, May 04, 2018 at 09:00 AM through May 06, 2018

    KRIS PARONTO APPEARANCES WITH MAXIM DEFENSE - NRA 2018

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    APPEARANCES AT MAXIM DEFENSE INDUSTRIES BOOTH

  • Monday, May 07, 2018 at 09:00 AM through May 08, 2018

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL TRAINING WITH TANTO & BOON - TWO DAY DYNAMIC PISTOL/RIFLE COURSE

    SOLD OUT

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    SOLD OUT

    2 Day Combative Pistol/Carbine course with Tanto, Boon, and The Bearded Black Cowboy 

    The two day Combative Pistol/Carbine course is an intermediate level integrated pistol and carbine course designed to challenge and increase the students ability to fight through adversity and provide accurate fast hits on target from close range engagements to mid range engagements with both the pistol and carbine from asymmetric positions. This course is taught by Kris "Tanto", Dave "Boon" , and Larry "The Bearded Black Cowboy" Stevenson.

    May 7-8, 2018  9am until 5pm

    $599.99 Per Person
    Only 20 Spots Available Register Today

    To Be Held at Battleline Tactical Texas Home Range: 
    Alloy Arms Outdoor Gun Range 
    1941 Chisum Trial Rd,
    Whitesboro, TX

    To Register, go to: http://www.2ndamendmentgunsafety.com/

    For Registration and Information for this course, contact Larry at beardedblackcowboy@icloud.com.


    Topics Covered:
            •       Review of the fundamentals of defensive marksmanship.
            •       Review of the combative draw stroke.
            •       Confirming zero/ reviewing barrel and sight offset.
            •       Weapons manipulations/ loading/ ready positions/ movement positions.
            •       Primary side weapons manipulations.
            •       Support side weapons manipulations.
            •       Proper application of cover.
            •       Shooting in/ out/ around vehicles.
            •       Ballistics vehicle lab.
            •       Weapons retention.
            •       In fight weapons access.
            •       Fighting from the ground up.
            •       Surviving the initial assault.
            •       Justifiable use of force.
            •       Ballistics and shot placement.
            •       Tactical Emergency Casualty Care.
            •       Asymmetrical shooting positions.
            •       Multiple target engagement.
            •       Shooting on the move.


    Equipment needed:
            •       Wrap around eye protection.
            •       Hearing protection.
            •       Service pistol of at least 9mm.
            •       3 magazines min.
            •       Ability to carry at least 2 pistol magazines on your body.
            •       Carbine (5.56,6.8, 300BLK, 7.62x39,  etc. or pistol caliber carbine).
            •       3 magazines minimum.
            •       Ability to carry at least 2 carbine magazines on your body.
            •       Holster that stays open after drawing and fully covered the trigger guard when holstered.
            •       Single point, 2 point , or 3 point sling that allows transitions to pistol (2 point sling Preferred).
            •       500 rounds pistol and 500 rounds carbine.
            •       Knee and elbow pads (suggested).
            •       Brimmed hat (suggested).
            •       Sun screen/bug repellent (suggested).
            •       Long sleeve shirt and rain gear (suggested).

    This is not a basic course and requires moderate physical application of tactical problem solving and combative situations along with a basic carbine course and pistol course by a vetted instructor and the ability to safely manipulate both weapons systems safely and competently in close proximity of others and in confined spaces.

     

    CANCELLATION POLICY:

    DUE TO A LIMITED NUMBER OF SPOTS AVAILABLE, THERE IS NO REFUND FOR CANCELLATIONS. IF YOU CANCEL 30 DAYS PRIOR, YOU WILL RECEIVE A FULL CREDIT THAT CAN BE USED FOR A FUTURE CLASS.

     

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  • Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 09:00 AM through May 20, 2018 ·
    Homestead Training Center in Homestead, FL

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL TWO DAY ACTIVE SHOOTER RESPONSE COURSE - HOMESTEAD, FLORIDA

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      Battle Line Tactical Active Shooter Response Course


    The ASR course introduces the student to Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures needed to Escape, Evade, or Intervene Tactically and Medically to Active Killing Situations.


    Topics Covered:


    ⁃ Overview of Active Killing Situations.
    ⁃ Mindset/Awareness/OODA.
    ⁃ EDC set up and lines of gear.
    ⁃ Ballistics.
    ⁃ Concealed Carry Concepts.
    ⁃ Weapons safety and Manipulations.
    ⁃ Accelerated Fundamentals of Marksmanship from Concealment.
    ⁃ Proper Tactical Application of Cover and Concealment.
    ⁃ Negotiating Panic Persons, Crowds, Combatives and Weapons Retention.
    ⁃ Tactically Clearing Structures.
    ⁃ Tactical Trauma Casualty Care.
    ⁃ Interacting with Responding Law Enforcement Agencies.

     

     

    Gear Required:

    • Service Pistol of at least 9mm.
    • 3 magazines min.
    • Ability to carry at least one spare magazine on your person.
    • Quality Concealment holster that stays open after drawing the weapon.
    • Quality magazine Pouch.
    • Cover Garment.
    • 500 rounds of ammo.
    • Wrap around eye protection.
    • Eye protection.
    • Brimmed hat.

     

    Lodging:

    The range recommended Marriott Courtyard Homestead (approx 16 minutes from range, but most are.)

    2905 NE 9th Street, Homestead, Florida 33033 USA

    http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/miahs-courtyard-miami-homestead/?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2

     

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT:

    - VALID U.S. GOVERNMENT ID

    - COMPLETION OF A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE THROUGH READY LINE OR SIMILAR TRAINING COMPANY OR GOVERNMENT AGENCY

    - OR PERMISSION FROM THE INSTRUCTORS TO ATTEND COURSE. (DD-214 SHOWING M-9 COMPLETION WILL SUFFICE FOR A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE COMPLETION.)

    PLEASE CONTACT JUDY AT JLWILKINSONCONSULTING@GMAIL.COM IF YOU WANT TO CHECK TO SEE IF THIS COURSE IS RIGHT FOR YOU.

     

     

    CANCELLATION POLICY: Due to a limited number of spots available, refunds are unavailable. Credits for a future class will be given if a 48 hour notice is given.

  • Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    Benedum Center in Pittsburgh, PA

    Kris "Tanto" Paronto To Speak At Get Motivated Seminar In Pittsburgh, PA

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    Benedum Center
    237 7th St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222


    8:00am - 4:45pm


    Call 1-800-905-7780 for more information, or
    https://getmotivated.com/events/210

     

  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 05:30 PM
    Green Valley Country Club in Portsmouth, RI

    Kris Paronto To Speak At Little Compton Rep Town Committee - Rhode Island

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    MAY 23rd EVENT: A Fundraising Evening with Kris Paronto - Join Hosts, Former Secretary of the Navy Ambassador Bill Middendorf, Russell Taub, GOP Committees of Tiverton, Rhode Island Republicans, Portsmouth RI Republicans , Little Compton Republicans and Middletown RI GOP for Dinner with keynote speaker, Kris Paronto. Wednesday, May 23rd, Green Valley Country Club. See event flyer for more information or email LCRIGOP@gmail.com/ (401)635-2861.
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    For Booking Info or Media Requests for Kris "Tanto" Paronto, contact Judy Landreth WIlkinson - JLWilkinsonConsulting@gmail.com / (706)518-2116.

  • Friday, May 25, 2018 at 09:00 AM ·

    Battleline Tactical Training May 25, 2018 - Women Only One Day Basic Pistol Course

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    ONE DAY BASIC FUNDAMENTALS PISTOL COURSE
    FOR WOMEN ONLY

     

    Friday, May 25, 2018

    9am until 3pm 

    This is a perfect starter class.


    Fee: $375 per person - 10% Discount for Battleline Tactical Alumni $337.50 per person



    NOTE: This is a PRIVATE EVENT - No Public Viewing

    One Day Basic Fundamentals Pistol Course designed for the shooter looking to learn the fundamentals of marksmanship and safe weapon handling with a defensive pistol from the holster.

    The course is taught by Kris “Tanto” Paronto and Dave "Boon" Benton.



    Topics Covered:

    - Weapon Safety

    - Cycle Of Pistol Operation

    - Fundamentals Of Defensive Marksmanship

    - Drawing From The Holster

    - Loading/ Unloading 

    - Stoppages

    - Proper Selection and Placement of Gear 

    - Cleaning and Maintenance 

    - Ammo Selection

    - Live Fire Drills to Increase Safe Weapon Handling and Marksmanship



    Suggested Equipment:

    - Serviceable Defensive Pistol of at Least 9mm 

    - 3 Magazines

    - Holster

    - Wrap Around Eye Protection Quality Eye and Hearing Protection 

    - 500 Rounds of Ammo

    - Magazine Pouch Able to Carry At least One Magazine 

    - Cleaning Supplies for Pistol

    - Long Sleeve Shirt, Knee and Elbow Pads, and Hat (highly recommended but not required)

    - Water

    - Bring your Lunch 



    Eligibility Requirements:

    - US Government ID Required

    - Must be able to lawfully carry a handgun






    CANCELLATION POLICY: Due to a limited number of spots available, refunds are unavailable. Credits for a future class will be given if a 48 hour notice is given.


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