Events

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  • Friday, November 30, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    Tanto & Boon - Book Signing at Ready Line in Ohio

    Meet & Greet/ Book Signing 5-7pm 



    Open to the Public

    Books available for sale during the event - 
    $35 13 Hours and $26 The Ranger Way

    Ready Line
    3761 Round Bottom Road
    Newtown, Ohio 45244
    Phone: 513-233-0885
    Fax: 513-233-0887

    General questions: mail@readylineonline.com

  • Saturday, December 01, 2018 at 09:00 AM ·

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL ONE DAY CARBINE COURSE - OHIO

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    One Day Defensive Carbine Course

    Saturday, December 1, 2018

    Time: 9am until 5pm  

    Hosted By: Ready Line Range - Newtown, Ohio (near Cincinnati)

    3761 Round Bottom Rd, Newtown, OH 45244

     

    Fee: $400 per person for one day course or $675 for both courses - 10% Discount for Battleline Tactical Alumni

     

    One Day Defensive 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.

    Spots are very limited - Register Today! 

    Note: This is a Private Event. There is No Public Viewing.

    Topics covered:
    Weapons manipulation
    Proper zero
    Ballistics
    Proper use of cover
    Asymmetric shooting positions
    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 - NO Green tip or armor piercing rounds - steel targets will be used.

    Knee and Elbow Pads, Long Sleeve Shirt, Long Brimmed Hat, Lunch, Water (suggested)

    Note: This is a basic course and available to anybody eligible to carry a firearm.

    U.S. Government ID is required (Driver's License or Passport - Must be a US Citizen)

     

    LODGING: LODGING IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE STUDENT.

     

    CANCELLATION:

    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.

  • Sunday, December 02, 2018 at 09:00 AM ·

    Battleline Tactical One Day Force On Force (Shoot House) Ohio

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    One Day Force On Force Course

    Sunday, December 2, 2018

     

    Time: 9am until 5pm daily

     

    Hosted By: Ready Line Range - Newtown, Ohio (near Cincinnati)

    3761 Round Bottom Rd, Newtown, OH 45244

     

    Fee: $400 per person for One Day Course or $675 for both courses  10% Discount for Battleline Alumni Only.

     

    Tactical Problem Solving One Day Force On Force Course:
    TPS will challenge the students skills and knowledge in varied situations requiring them to use justifiable deadly force and sound tactics to overcome the tactical problems they face in structures, low light, singleton, and in teams using force on target and force on Force.
    Topics Covered:
            •       Justifiable use of force.
            •       Clearing structures.
            •       Low light tactics. 
            •       Team Tactics.
            •       Surviving the Ambush.
            •       Managing threats.
            •       Treating Gunshot and stab wounds.

    Required Gear:
            •       Sim or UTM conversion kits (provided by range)
            •       Holster ( can be provided by range)
            •       Cover Garment for Concealment. 
            •       Hand held light.
            •       Magazine pouch.
            •       Eye protection for force on target. 
            •       Long Sleeve shirt.
            •       Shooting gloves.
            •       Force on Force safety gear( provided by range)
            •       200 rounds of Sim/UTM/ Force on Force ammunition (provided by range)

    Eligibility: CWP or recent criminal background check and at least basic pistol course. Must be a US Citizen.

     

    CANCELLATION:

    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.

  • Tuesday, December 04, 2018 at 12:00 PM

    Kris "Tanto" Paronto - Keynote Speaker - Columbia, MO

    For more information or tickets, visit www.passionforpigs.com . 

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  • Friday, December 07, 2018 at 10:00 AM ·

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL ONE DAY DEFENSIVE PISTOL COURSE - MISSOURI

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    BATTLELINE TACTICAL ONE DAY DEFENSIVE PISTOL COURSE 
    Hosted by Frontier Justice - Missouri Location
    800 NE Jones Industrial Drive
    Lee's Summit, MO
    Friday, December 7, 2018
    10 AM - 5PM 
     
     
    ONE DAY CONCEALED DEFENSIVE PISTOL COURSE designed for intermediate to advanced students looking to improve their speed and accuracy while utilizing drawing from concealment. This course will be taught by Battleline's Lead Firearms Instructor Kris "Tanto" Paronto.
     
    SPOTS ARE LIMITED - REGISTER EARLY!
     
     
    This is a Private Event - No Public Viewing
     
     
     
     
    TOPICS COVERED:
     
    - PISTOL SAFETY
     
    - VARIOUS IWB POSITIONS & THE ADVANTAGES OF EACH
     
    - DRAWING FROM CONCEALMENT
     
    - FUNDAMENTALS OF PISTOL MARKSMANSHIP
     
    - TARGET ACQUISITION
     
    - ENGAGEMENT FROM 3 TO 25 METERS FROM CONCEALMENT
     
    - CLOSE RANGE PISTOL ENGAGEMENT FROM CONCEALMENT
     
    - PISTOL CONCEALMENT RELOADS
     
    - SHOOTING FROM SIMPLE COVER
     
    - STRONG SIDE & SUPPORT SIDE SHOOTING
     
    - SHOOTING ON THE MOVE
     
    - MULTIPLE TARGET ACQUISITION
     
    - LOW LIGHT SHOOTING
     
    - BALLISTICS
     
     
     
    EQUIPMENT REQUIRED:
     
    - EYE PROTECTION
     
    - HEARING PROTECTION (preferably noise canceling but not required)
     
    - 500 ROUNDS OF PISTOL AMMUNITION
     
    - QUALITY CONCEALMENT PISTOL HOLSTER AND PISTOL MAGAZINE HOLSTER (in good condition and working order)
     
    - 3 PISTOL MAGAZINES (at minimum)
     
    - TARGETS PROVIDED BY INSTRUCTORS
     
    - LUNCH & WATER BOTTLES
     
     
     
    NON-REQUIRED BUT RECOMMENDED:
     
    - KNEE PADS 
     
     
     
     
     
    ELIGIBILITY:
     
    - VALID U.S. GOVERNMENT ID (Passport or Driver's License - Must be a US Citizen)
     
    - COMPLETION OF A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE THROUGH A SIMILAR COMPANY OR GOVT AGENCY OR PERMISSION FROM THE INSTRUCTORS TO ATTEND CLASS.
     
    - DD-214 SHOWING M-9 COMPLETION WILL SUFFICE FOR A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE COMPLETION.
     
     
     
    LODGING: LODGING IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE STUDENT.
     
     
     
     
     
    CANCELLATION:
     
    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.
  • Saturday, December 08, 2018 at 10:00 AM ·

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL ONE DAY DEFENSIVE PISTOL COURSE - FRONTIER JUSTICE - KANSAS LOCATION

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    BATTLELINE TACTICAL ONE DAY DEFENSIVE PISTOL COURSE
    Hosted by Frontier Justice - Kansas Location
    10000 France Family Drive
    Kansas City, KS
     
    Saturday, December 8, 2018
    10 AM - 5PM
     
    ONE DAY CONCEALED DEFENSIVE PISTOL COURSE designed for intermediate to advanced students looking to improve their speed and accuracy while utilizing drawing from concealment. This course will be taught by Battleline's Lead Firearms Instructor Kris "Tanto" Paronto.
    SPOTS ARE LIMITED - REGISTER EARLY!
    This is a Private Event - No Public Viewing
     
    TOPICS COVERED:
    - PISTOL SAFETY
    - VARIOUS IWB POSITIONS & THE ADVANTAGES OF EACH
    - DRAWING FROM CONCEALMENT
    - FUNDAMENTALS OF PISTOL MARKSMANSHIP
    - TARGET ACQUISITION
    - ENGAGEMENT FROM 3 TO 25 METERS FROM CONCEALMENT
    - CLOSE RANGE PISTOL ENGAGEMENT FROM CONCEALMENT
    - PISTOL CONCEALMENT RELOADS
    - SHOOTING FROM SIMPLE COVER
    - STRONG SIDE & SUPPORT SIDE SHOOTING
    - SHOOTING ON THE MOVE
    - MULTIPLE TARGET ACQUISITION
    - LOW LIGHT SHOOTING
    - BALLISTICS
    EQUIPMENT REQUIRED:
    - EYE PROTECTION
    - HEARING PROTECTION (preferably noise canceling but not required)
    - 500 ROUNDS OF PISTOL AMMUNITION
    - QUALITY CONCEALMENT PISTOL HOLSTER AND PISTOL MAGAZINE HOLSTER (in good condition and working order)
    - 3 PISTOL MAGAZINES (at minimum)
    - TARGETS PROVIDED BY INSTRUCTORS
    - LUNCH & WATER BOTTLES
    NON-REQUIRED BUT RECOMMENDED:
    - KNEE PADS
    ELIGIBILITY:
    - VALID U.S. GOVERNMENT ID (Passport or Driver's License - Must be a US Citizen)
    - COMPLETION OF A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE THROUGH A SIMILAR COMPANY OR GOVT AGENCY OR PERMISSION FROM THE INSTRUCTORS TO ATTEND CLASS.
    - DD-214 SHOWING M-9 COMPLETION WILL SUFFICE FOR A BASIC HANDGUN COURSE COMPLETION.
    LODGING: LODGING IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE STUDENT.
    CANCELLATION:
    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.
  • Saturday, December 08, 2018 at 06:00 PM

    Meet & Greet /Book Signing with Kris "Tanto" Paronto at Frontier Justice - Kansas City, KS

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    Meet & Greet / Book Signing With

    Kris "Tanto" Paronto

     

    6pm until 7:30pm

     

    Books will be sold during the event!

  • Friday, December 28, 2018 at 09:00 AM ·

    Battleline Tactical Basic Pistol Course - December 28, 2018

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    ONE DAY BASIC FUNDAMENTALS PISTOL COURSE
    BIG 3 EAST - DELAND, FLORIDA (near Daytona)
    9AM UNTIL 3PM
    This is a perfect starter class.


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

     
    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.

     

    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 (Passport or Driver's License- Must be a US Citizen)

    - 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.
  • Saturday, December 29, 2018 at 09:00 AM through December 30, 2018 ·

    BATTLELINE TACTICAL TWO DAY ACTIVE SHOOTER COURSE - DECEMBER 29-30, 2018 - FLORIDA

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    BATTLE LINE TACTICAL ACTIVE SHOOTER RESPONSE COURSE

    BIG 3 EAST - DELAND, FLORIDA (near Daytona)

     

    9am until 5pm

     

     $650 / 10% off for Battleline Tactical Alumni


    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.

     

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT:

    - VALID U.S. GOVERNMENT ID (Driver's License or Passport - Must be a US Citizen)

    - 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.

     

    LODGING is the responsibility of the student.

    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. 

  • Saturday, January 05, 2019 at 12:00 PM
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    Kris "Tanto" Paronto Keynote Speaker - Private


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