The Benefits of Having a Firearms Instructor

As a new firearm owner, you may have questions and concerns about how to safely and effectively handle and use your firearm. That's why we highly recommend that you work with a firearms instructor who can guide you through the learning process and help you progress towards your shooting goals.


  1. Safety First: A qualified firearms instructor will prioritize safety and ensure that you have a thorough understanding of firearm safety rules, proper handling, and storage techniques. You'll learn how to prevent accidents, handle malfunctions, and respond to emergencies.
  2. Proper Technique: A firearms instructor can help you develop proper shooting technique and form, including grip, stance, breathing, and sight alignment. They can also teach you how to shoot from different positions, distances, and scenarios.
  3. Personalized Instruction: Every shooter is unique, and a firearms instructor can tailor their instruction to your specific needs, goals, and skill level. They can identify your strengths and weaknesses, provide feedback, and adjust their teaching style to optimize your learning.
  4. Confidence Boost: Shooting can be intimidating, especially for new shooters. Working with a firearms instructor can help you gain confidence, reduce anxiety, and overcome any mental barriers or fears you may have.
  5. Fun and Social: Shooting can be a fun and social activity that you can enjoy with family and friends. A firearms instructor can introduce you to shooting sports, competitions, and events, where you can meet like-minded individuals and join a community.


At Six Eight Training Group, we offer a variety of firearms training programs for all levels and interests, as well as, private lessons, taught by experienced and certified instructors. Our classes cover everything from basic handgun safety and marksmanship to advanced defensive shooting and tactics.

We encourage you to take advantage of our training programs and invest in your shooting skills and safety. You'll not only improve your shooting proficiency but also gain a sense of empowerment, responsibility, and respect for firearms.

If you have any questions or would like to sign up for our training classes, please don't hesitate to contact us at 410.231.3445 or email

 We look forward to hearing from you and helping you achieve your shooting goals.