About US

 

We are a team of Certified Firearms Instructors looking to spread safety and knowledge with modern firearms classes.

01. Professional

We are not a tacti-cool group of individuals. We strive on professionalism in our classes. 

02. Safe

All of our classes strive on a safe, comfortable environment for students of all skill levels.

03. Certified

All of our instructors are USCCA and NRA Certified.

Certified Firearms Instructors at Armed Executive

Chris Barden

President / Chief Instructor

  • Executive Protection Agent
  • Nevada CCW Instructor
  • Utah CCW Instructor
  • USCCA Certified Instructor
    – Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals
    – Women’s Handgun and Self Defense Fundamentals
    – Countering the Mass Shooter Threat
  • NRA Certified Instructor
    – Basic Pistol
    – Personal Protection Inside the Home
    – Personal Protection Outside the Home
    – NRA CCW Instructor
    – NRA Rifle
    – NRA Shotgun
  • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer
    – Range Safety Officer
  • Jiu Jitsu Black Belt
  • Former Security Consultant
  • Former Security Contractor
  • Sr. Paralegal for a Criminal Defense Law Firm
  • Chief Criminal Investigator

KEN KOHL

Vice President / Instructor

  • Executive Protection Agent
  • USCCA Certified Instructor
    – Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals
    – Women’s Handgun and Self Defense Fundamentals
    – Countering the Mass Shooter Threat
  • NRA Certified Instructor
    – Basic Pistol
    – Personal Protection Inside the Home
    – Personal Protection Outside the Home
    – NRA Rifle
    – NRA Shotgun
  • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer
    – Range Safety Officer

Charles Arslangiray

Executive Vice President / Senior Instructor

  • Executive Protection Agent
  • Nevada CCW Instructor
  • Utah CCW Instructor
  • USCCA Certified Instructor
    – Concealed Carry and Home Defense Fundamentals
  • NRA Certified Instructor
    – Basic Pistol
    – Personal Protection Inside the Home
    – Personal Protection Outside the Home
    – NRA CCW Instructor
    – NRA Rifle
    – NRA Shotgun
  • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer
    – Range Safety Officer
  • PILB Firearms Instructor
  • Former Security Consultant
  • Former Security Contractor
  • PFC Certified Tactical Firearms Instructor