Forward Assist Training                                           310-528-3688



adjective \ˈtak-ti-kəl\   : of, relating to, or used for a specific plan or product that is created to achieve a particular goal.

Tactical, have you ever thought what it meant? What's your plans in regards to owning that gun? Do you have a plan on how to achieve that goal for the purpose you bought that firearm? Buying the right equipment & training with it for the specific plan gives  you the highest chance to achieve that particular goal.


We don’t train to fight as an army on a battlefield. We teach the fundamentals of several different tecuniques. Depending on your environment things change. You must adapt to that change your shooting techniques, firearms & gear.


getting you more proficient & confident shooting 


Always keep the gun pointed in a safe direction

Always keep your finger off the trigger until ready to shoot

Always keep the gun unloaded until ready to use.

OUR Instructors

tactical, DEFENSIVE training, and INTRO TO COMPeTITION

professional, friendly, and experienced staff




We teach bullet button

As a Southern California based school it is important to train legally. It is your right to defend yourself but you would also want to do it within California State law. We teach some of the best techniques used in conjunction with the California bullet button.

We are a credited & recognized civilian based school teaching civilian students for situations that we would most likely encounter here at home not on a battlefield.  

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“Owning a piano does not make you a pianist” Lt Col. Jeff Cooper. 


At Forward Assist Training. Our mission goal is to help people move forward to become better more proficient shooters. We encourage students to do more than just shooting down an indoor range by opening the doors to see the many different venues the sport of shooting can offer from defensive shooting to competition. .