Contact QSI if you want to learn what you need to know to be proficient with the firearm in the home, in your vehicle, and on the street! --- Bill M., Permit to Carry Instructor, Minnesota

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Ahh, Technology!

We’re experiencing some issues with class registrations.  Our web guy is working on it (we did an upgrade and are still working a few things out). If you want to sign up for a class, please use the Contact Form at the top of the page and we’ll get you set up.  You can also send an email
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Malfunction Drills got a little too exciting

I’ve been setting up complex malfunction drills this way for over 20 years and nothing like this has happened before. I’m sharing our experience so others can benefit from it. Last weekend we were on the range doing some instructor development training, part of which was clearing malfunc
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Multi-State Permit to Carry Course

Sunday March 26, 2017 – Sunday March 26, 2017 18832 Lake Drive East Description: This class satisfies all requirements for a Minnesota Permit-to-Carry a Pistol. It is guaranteed to be accepted by all Minnesota Sheriffs. This course will also be accepted by any State which accepts NRA-certified
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“Tape Loops” and the Verbal Challenge

A couple of years ago, I was at a training class out of state.  The final exercise of the class was for two people to fight, one as an aggressor and one defending.  Both participants were outfitted with protective gear for a full contact fight. During one of the evolutions, when the two participants
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Emergency Trauma Care (ETC)

Saturday May 20, 2017 – Saturday May 20, 2017 18832 Lake Drive East Description: We have received many requests for a trauma medicine class, and here it is! If there is anything we have learned from watching the news, it’s that you have to be your own first responder. This class is desig
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Surefire XC1 and how to spot the Fake

As I’m sure a lot of you know, Surefire recently released their XC1 weapon light. What you might NOT be aware of it that there is also at least one Chinese knock off or “clone” as I will refer to them going forward. With the real thing having an MSRP of $300 and a retail price arou
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