Welcome to Building Shooters. Our mission is to help fundamentally re-structure training across the firearms and tactical training industry. This is not a political, current events, firearms, or shooting site. While we may discuss these subjects within the context of training and training design, this space is dedicated to producing original, in-depth content for an audience of highly-skilled, professional instructors.

What if They Don’t Like It?

Article 033 – It’s easy to think of teaching or mentoring as a waste of time if a student doesn’t pursue shooting or gun ownership afterwards. This isn’t true.

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Do Something

Article 030 – Everybody wants to do something. Nobody wants to do the work to make that something effective.

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Learned Helplessness

Article 028 – In gun culture and the firearms industry we often sell women short – negatively impacting their personal safety. We should be doing the opposite.

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