Alternative Training Options


Tactical Vacations is all about TRAINING, being safe and enjoyment. Beyond going to our listed training partners in the various regions of the country there are many other excellent opportunities for you to explore. Below you will find listings for schools/instructors that will come to your town to train you and your friends. Additionally, we have listed training schools that go to various different locations around the nation that you can attend. Tactical training does not just have to be firearms training, so we have also added a list of schools that you can go to and learn skills such as survival training and tracking. Lastly, as we continue to see the firearms community grow there are now many state of the art ranges that you can visit for those times you need to keep your skills sharp but don't have the ability to take a full day or multi-day course. Please visit/click on the organizations listed below to learn more.



Staycations - Maybe you don't have the time to take an out of town trip for your training, you can always bring the training to you. There are many exceptional instructors that will come to your town in order to provide training for you, you and group of friends or for a corporate team building opportunity.


Spartan Tactical Training Group


Costa Ludus


Black Skull Tactical


Center Mass Group


Northeast Firearms Training


I.C.E. Training Company



Multi-State Firearms Instructors - There are a several firearms training companies that have instructors or courses in multiple states. This may be a good option for those of you that would like to travel to various locations and have instructors that train based upon a consistent foundation.


Suarez International USA


Costa Ludus


I.C.E. Training Company


Vickers Tactical



Other Training Options - Tactical training is not just firearms training. Below we have listed schools that will help teach you additional survival/tactical skills that you can use for a lifetime.


Tom Brown Jr's Tracker School

Pine Barrens, NJ


Sigma 3 Survival School

Ridgeway, VA, Florida and Arkansas


Mountain Shepherd Wilderness Survival School

Catawba, VA


Survival Training School of California

Tehachapi, Ca


Mountain Scout Survival School

Garrison, NY and NYC, NY



"Guntry clubs" and such - For firearms enthusiast that wish to visit state of the art shooting centers.


Elite Shooting Sports

Manassas, VA


Forward Movement Training Center

Boise, ID


The Frisco Gun Club

Frisco, TX


Frontier Justice

Lee's Summit, MO


Lock & Load Miami

Miami, FL


Nexus Shooting

Davie, FL