Instructor – Courses

Jay Franze is an NRA Certified Instructor, offering a wide range of courses focusing on personal defense, security, and firearm safety. Courses include First Steps Pistol, Pistol Shooting, Personal Protection in the Home, as well as Handgun Permit, and Armed Security. Jay teaches his students the knowledge, skills, and attitude to protect themselves and their families.

With the right to bear arms, it is each individual’s responsibility to receive proper training concerning firearm safety. Jay’s training goes beyond the basic usage of firearms to include tactical and situational procedures to insure his students are prepared for any scenario involving personal defense.

Jay started instructing with the goal of providing expert training and knowledge to individuals and corporations. He has years of experience in firearm safety and tactical shooting. He delivers real world, innovative instruction for all of his students.

Jay combines his professional experience and his extensive educational background to provide his students with the highest quality personal defense and protection training available. He is fully committed to providing responsible citizens with elite training, in a professional environment.

Jay is courteous and professional, as well as passionate and dedicated to personal defense, allowing him to offer his students the knowledge, skills, and attitude needed to complete their personal or corporate objectives.

Training stringently emphasizes proper firearm operation and safety procedures.

Seats are limited, so call 615-605-6396 or register today…


  • All firearm classes will be held at (unless otherwise posted):
    • Ok Corral Shooting Range
      3300 Pleasant Ridge Rd
      Woodbury, Tennessee 37190
  • Classes are kept small in size, for individual attention.
  • Additional dates are available upon request.
  • Private classes are available upon request.
  • Couples classes are available upon request.
  • Women only classes are available upon request.
  • All classes are taught indoors, and range time is outdoors.
  • Classes are held rain or shine, unless otherwise posted.

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