Events

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  • Monday, January 22, 2018 at 09:00 AM through January 24, 2018
    Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, NV

    KRIS PARONTO APPEARANCES WITH MAXIM DEFENSE - SHOT SHOW 2018

  • Friday, January 26, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    PRIVATE EVENT in Salem, OR

    Kris Paronto Keynote Speaker Northwest Utility Company

  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    Biltomore in Phoenix, AZ

    Kris "Tanto" Paronto To Speak In Phoenix, AZ (Private Conference)

    PRIVATE EVENT

  • Saturday, February 03, 2018 at 09:00 AM through February 04, 2018 ·
    TALON RANGE in Midway, FL

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL TRAINING WITH TANTO & BOON - TWO DAY DEFENSIVE PISTOL/CARBINE COURSE

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                           MIDWAY, FLORIDA (near Tallahassee)

     

    Two Day Defensive Pistol/Carbine Course will teach the student proper employment of the Carbine in a Defensive context from Close Range Engagement to Medium Range Engagement with an emphasis on the proper use of cover . The course is taught by Kris 'Tanto' Paronto and Dave 'Boon' Benton assisted by other vetted tactical instructors from the intelligence community.

    Spots are very limited - Register Today! 

    Note: There is No Public Viewing - Registered Students Only.

     

    Topics covered

    Weapons manipulation
    Proper zero
    Ballistics
    Proper use of cover
    Asymmetric shooting positions
    Lines of gear
    Justifiable use of force
    Multiple Threat engagement
    and more.

    Gear required:
    Wrap around eye protection
    Hearing Protection
    Carbine ( 556,6.8, 300BK, 762x39, 6.5, Pistol caliber carbine, etc.)with sling
    Min. 3 mags for Carbine
    Ability to carry 2 spare carbine  mags on body
    500 rounds carbine
    Pistol of at least 9mm
    Quality holster and magazine pouch
    Min. 3 pistol magazines
    500 rounds pistol ammo

    Not Required but Recommended: Knee Pads, Long Sleeve Shirt, Hat (highly recommended), Lunch, and Water

     

    Note: This is a basic course but  would not be suitable for someone with no pistol or rifle experience. Please email Judy at JLWilkinsonConsulting@gmail.com if you aren't sure if this course is right for you.  FYI: You don't need a lot of training, but this isn't suitable for someone that hasn't shot before or doesn't know how to load it.

    U.S. Government ID is required

     

    Lodging Information: 

    Comfort Inn & Suites - Closest hotel - approx. 300 - 400 yards from range. 

    215 Commerce Blvd, Midway, FL, 32343, US
    Phone: (520) 505-2488 Fax: (850) 576-8300

    https://www.choicehotels.com/florida/midway/comfort-inn-hotels/fl921?source=gyxt

    More hotel choices within approx. 10 minute drive.

    FYI: 

    FOR INFORMATION REGARDING TRAVELING WITH YOUR WEAPON, VISIT:

    http://www.talonrange.com/resources/

     

    TO RESERVE AMMO OR RENT WEAPONS, CONTACT TALON RANGE DIRECTLY AT:

    p: 850-597-7550 / e: info@talonrange.com

    550 Commerce Blvd., Midway, FL 2343

    www.talonrange.com

     

    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.

    Contact Judy Landreth Wilkinson - JLWilkinsonConsulting@gmail.com / (706) 518-2116 if you are interested in hosting Battleline Tactical at your Range.

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  • Friday, February 09, 2018 at 09:00 AM through February 11, 2018

    Battleline Tactical Training February 9-11, 2018

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    Details Coming Soon!

  • Friday, February 16, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    PRIVATE EVENT in Long Branch, NJ

    Kris Paronto Keynote Speaker Earle Asphalt Company

  • Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 09:00 AM through February 18, 2018 ·
    GUARDIAN TRAINING CENTER in Warminster, PA

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

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

     

    WHEN: FEBRUARY 17-18, 2018

     

    TIMES: 9AM – 5PM ET DAILY

     

    WHERE: GUARDIAN TRAINING CENTER

    1528 CAMPUS DRIVE

    WARMINSTER, PA 18974

    GuardianTrainingCenter@Gmail.com / (267) 387-6357

     

    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.

     

    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

    - PISTOL CONCEALMENT ROUNDS

    - 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 GUARDIAN TRAINING CENTER 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 GUARDAIN TRAINING CENTER DIRECTLY IN ADVANCE:

    GuardianTrainingCenter@Gmail.com / (267) 387-6357

    http://www.guardiantrainingcenter.com/

     

    LODGING:

    There are a decent amount of hotels in the area, but not many right near the training center.  The closest (10 minutes) to the training center is:
    This one is pretty close to I-95, so it's easily accessible from Philadelphia airport.  It's 20 minutes from training center.  It's located just outside the very quaint little town of Newtown, so there are nice restaurants and bars just a mile or two away:
    This one is right off of the PA turnpike. It's about 15 minutes from the training center:

     

    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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  • Monday, February 19, 2018 at 09:00 AM ·
    GUARDIAN TRAINING CENTER in Warminster, PA

    Battleline Tactical One Day Basic Fundamentals Pistol Course

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    JOIN US ON PRESIDENT'S DAY AT GUARDIAN RANGE IN PA!
    BATTLELINE TACTICAL TRAINING WITH TANTO & BOON
    ONE DAY BASIC FUNDAMENTALS PISTOL COURSE
    *This is the perfect starter class.
     
    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, Dave “Boon” Benton. The intelligence community instructors have  vast  knowledge  and  experience operating in high threat, non-permissive environments while carrying and employing a defensive pistol from concealment.

     

    Topics Covered:

    - Weapon Safety

    - Cycle Of Pistol Operation Fundamentals Of Defensive Marksmanship 

    - 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 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

     

    LODGING:

    There are a decent amount of hotels in the area, but not many right near the training center.  The closest (10 minutes) to the training center is:
    This one is pretty close to I-95, so it's easily accessible from Philadelphia airport.  It's 20 minutes from training center.  It's located just outside the very quaint little town of Newtown, so there are nice restaurants and bars just a mile or two away:
    This one is right off of the PA turnpike. It's about 15 minutes from the training center:

     

    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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  • Tuesday, March 06, 2018 at 04:30 PM

    Kris "Tanto" Paronto Keynote National Mobility Euipment Dealers Association Conference

    PRIVATE CONFERENCE

  • Friday, March 09, 2018 at 09:00 AM through March 11, 2018

    Battleline Tactical Training March 9 - 11, 2018

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    Details Coming Soon!


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