Practical Skills for the Real World

Welcome to The Practical Shooting Academy, LLC

Our Guarantee:

Satisfaction guaranteed or your money back. Period.


-For over 35 years we have been a driving force in original thinking and innovation in firearms training and doctrine. 

-We have many who try to imitate us. Come to the source and learn from the best.

I believe:

  • In the power of the human spirit and that performance lies within each of us
  • If you have the right attitude, are willing to work hard and train smart, then you can maximize your performance
  • In using science, experience, and innovation to create new levels of performance
  • In never resting on our reputation but continually upgrading our knowledge, doctrine and standards of excellence


Ron Avery – President, Director of Training; The Practical Shooting Academy, LLC,
Director of Training – The Tactical Performance Center, St George, UT


 Our on-site training locations are:

The Tactical Performance Center – St. George, UT (

Private and  group lessons – Montrose, CO or St. George, UT.

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