Taurus TCP with wings

Because apparently Taurus thinks that women need “wings” not only on their feminine hygiene products, but on their pistols too. As the Taurus rep I talked to told me “this gun is for women”. It is a standard Taurus TCP with the addition of folding “wings&
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Taurus Curve

While Erik and Gabe have pretty much covered what I have to say about the Taurus Curve, and done so more politely than I’m inclined to.  I will add that in addition to the long list of “features” I find completely asinine on this gun; if I were to actually shoot it (
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SHOT 2015: Wilder Tactical

Wilder Tactical’s new “Evolution series” has some interesting new designs they are applying to magazine pouches, holsters, and tourniquet holders. These pouches use a clamshell style design held together with shock cord (similar to the Taco pouches) but using Kydex instead of nylon. 
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SHOT 2015: Taurus Curve

We’ll start with what I liked.  The trigger was surprisingly good for a compact .380, and the gun was sized right for its purpose.  In lieu of sights the Curve has indexing marks on the rear of the slide.  To properly use the gun, you center the back of the slide on your target and pr
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Viva Las Vegas: Shot Show 2015

The QSI Crew is all packed up and heading out to the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trades (SHOT) Show in Las Vegas! We’ll be arriving tonight and staying for the entire show. Watch this blog for updates from Erik, Mark, Josh and Gabe. We’ll be also be partnering up with Sh
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Vehicle Defense

Saturday July 22, 2017 – Saturday July 22, 2017 9525 West 230th Street Description: We spend a lot of time in our vehicles, so it only makes sense to learn to fight in and around them.  This course will focus on the handgun and other EDC (Every Day Carry) weapons.  Students will
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Defensive Shotgun

Saturday August 12, 2017 – Saturday August 12, 2017 9525 West 230th Street Description: This course is designed to provide an introduction and build basic skills for the defensive shotgun. Many US households have a shotgun sitting in a closet with the intent of using it for self
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Advanced Close Quarter Defensive Handgun

Warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/qsitrain/public_html/wp-content/uploads/espresso/templates/event_post.php on line 60 Saturday July 8, 2017 – Saturday July 8, 2017 Description: A self-defense scenario can be expected to happen quickly at close range 
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Force on Force: Close Quarter Defense

Saturday March 21, 2015 – Saturday March 21, 2015 17706 Valley View Drive Description: This class will be a combination of our Permit to Carry Combatives and Force on Force training.  Emphasis here will be on fighting at extremely close range and in tight spaces. Participants wi
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When Duty Calls

One of the questions we get most often asked in classes is “What do I do with my gun when I am in the bathroom?” The other day I found myself using a fairly secluded restroom and, remembering this, took some quick pictures to illustrate what you should (and shouldn’t) do. So, if we ca
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