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Advanced Carbine (Tactical Carbine 3)

Date & Time: April 28, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Eastern

Location: Finksburg, Maryland (Private Facility-Address upon registration)

Cost: $300 (discounted from $350)

Call or e-mail to sign up!

Phone: (443) 420-8035

Email: advancedtacticaldefense@gmail.com

Facebook Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1126411897528906/

Website calendar: https://advancedtacticaltraininganddefense.com/calendar

Gear list: Will provide upon registration

We plan to cover:

Movement, Distance, CQB (Close Quarters Battle), Vehicles, Room clearing, Advanced shooting positions, Balancing speed and accuracy, Mental and Physical stress inoculation, Critical thinking under pressure, Transitions between primary and secondary systems, Gear management, Moving and shooting around obstacles, Moving targets, Scenario training, Teamwork

Students are expected to have a working knowledge of tactical carbine and handgun, as well as fundamentals and safety. If you can be safe and are already proficient, this class is for you.

This course is suitable for civilians, military personnel, law enforcement, and private security personnel who want in depth training that will push their level.

While the focus of this class is on the AR-15/M4 carbine, a variety of platforms are welcome with prior approval from the instructor and appropriate credentials (if necessary). Please feel free to give us a call with any questions.

Advanced Tactical Training and Defense - Michael Tano

An amazing professional that has tons of experience and knowledge around the Carbine platform (AR and AK).  This course if for those who want to take their skills to the next level.  

Having worked with Mike in the past, I can tell you unequivocally that his skills are by far the best in the Washington DC Metro area.  I would train with him any day of the week.  Join him for this exciting class, you will NOT regret it!

Tactical Carbine course

Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Shooters

This full-day course primarily focuses on the basics that EVERYONE needs to know when they purchase their first carbine.  Whether you have a new AR or an AK or a Galiel, this course is for you.  From the basics of the gun itself, to the breakdown, cleaning and operations, we take you through everything.  Then, we transition to the range where you will be put through several tactical drills to make you a more proficient shooter.  You will shoot a minimum of 300 rounds from various ranges, various positions, and moving and shooting.  We put you through stressful drills intended on making you experience failures and how to handle those failures in a live environment.  This is one of our most exciting and demanding courses.  You will BE TIRED an be looking for the bottle of Advil (R) when you are done, no questions asked.  Give Ron a call at 301-828-5879 for more information.  



Rifle and Pistol Training

These courses are dedicated to developing the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a pistol safely.  The Instructor Led Courses focus on safe handling, selection and responsible storage, shooting positions and qualifications, and the fundamentals of shooting.  Check out our Programs link (at the top of this page) for additional information. 

Full Program Description

Personal Protection in the Home

 In today's world, it is so important to know how to handle a gun.  But equally important, it is critical to understand all the legal implications of a responsible gun owner and what it means to legally protect yourself and family during a crisis. 

full program description

Refuse to be a Victim!

The single most important step toward ensuring your own safety is having a personal safety strategy in place before you need it. NRA’s Refuse To Be A Victim® program teaches the tips and techniques you need to be alerted to dangerous situations and to avoid becoming a victim. Seminars are held across the nation and are open to men and women of all ages. Today, hundreds of federal, state and local law enforcement officials from across the nation utilize this popular program in their crime prevention and community policing initiatives. Corporations, educational institutions and community centers have also adopted the program. All told, more than 100,000 people have benefited from these seminars. Consider how this important seminar can help you and your organization.

full program description

About Us

Executive Training Program


The executive training program is meant for those business owners and executives who feel the need to protect themselves.  ICEFDT brings the training to you!  A tailored program, specifically designed for the busy professionals, we bring the technology, training and guns to you and your business.  We will use your facilities, interact and personally train you and your staff on the use of a firearm to protect yourself.  Click below for full details.  

Executive Training Program Details

Service Area

Overall Service Area

I.C.E. Firearms and Defensive Training covers the Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C. area.  Simply contact us to discuss training opportunities in your area.  

Who Are We?


I.C.E Firearms and Defensive Training is a 100% Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business in Montgomery County, Maryland.   

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