• Tactical Firearms Training: Professionals vs. Citizens
    5:42

    PDN Contributor and owner of 10X Defense Omari Broussard speaks to the rationale behind objective-based measurement of shooting skill. Armed professionals such as military and law enforcement personnel must demonstrate accuracy and speed in order to perform their jobs through tactical firearms training. But having objective standards for private citizens training for personal defense is

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  • Legislating Training Standards
    2:16

    Rob Pincus is strongly against having training standards in place for those who own and carry firearms. The government should not be creating more hurdles for us to jump through in order to own and carry defensive firearms. Another important reason is that whenever a bureaucratic entity becomes involved in setting training standards, it creates

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  • Self Defense Classes: Training for Skill Application
    4:23

    Rob Pincus addresses a question he is often asked: why don’t self defense classes have a test at the end? The primary answer is because students come to these courses for life-and-death defensive skills, not to meet an objective standard. They are trained to survive an event that will be unknown, unpredictable, and unchoreographed. If

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