Month: February 2018

Security and Self-Defense Consulting.

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Our mission at SSD Tactical Training, Inc. is to increase firearms safety and self-defense tactics to our clients as well as enhance the personal safety and awareness to individuals seeking additional training. Safety is our #1 priority.

We offer the following courses:

  • Armed or unarmed Facility Security Training (Corporate, Church, Residential Security, Etc.)
  • Empty Hand Combative Self-Defense (Personal protection of self and others)
  • Less than Lethal Training
  • Firearm Safety courses which meet the requirements to obtain your License To Carry Pistols/Firearms (LTC)/ Firearms Identification Card (FID) permits in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, NH, FL and many other states.
  • Intermediate and Advanced, Self-Defense Firearms education and training.
  • Force-on-Force reality based scenario training (Real life situational training)

Our instructors have Law Enforcement/ Military backgrounds with years of experience. They are NRA certified firearms instructors, Massachusetts/ Connecticut State Police certified firearms Instructors and police academy Use of Force, Firearms and Defensive Tactics instructors, as well as Simunition Force-on-Force instructors.

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Don’t let today be your day – our motto is “IF IT’S POSSIBLE, IT’S PREVENTABLE”!

 “The only source of knowledge is experience”.

                                                             “Albert Einstein”

Stay Prepared, Stay Safe


Civilian Tactics Course

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Our Civilian Tactics Course is designed to teach civilians the essential skills necessary to identify a possible threat, to protect yourself and family in and outside your home from violent encounters, understanding situational awareness and how not to put yourself in the wrong place at the wrong time!

The course involves three levels; Completion of all levels is required to advance from one level to the next. Each level focuses on personal safety and reinforces the essentials of self-defense shooting.

The course includes classroom, live fire range time (Utilizing your guns and 200-300rds of ammunition), practical instruction and Force-on-Force scenario based training (using Simuntion equipment).

Course Summary

  • Classroom Instruction
  • Live Fire Range Exercises
  • Reactive Shooting
  • Point and Shoot Drills
  • Utilizing barricades for cover
  • Cover v. Concealment
  • Weapons carriage
  • 540 degree awareness
  • Entries (In Home)
  • Recognition of threat and transition drills
  • Hallway clearing/ Room clearing (Home Protection)
  • Cornering
  • Formations (Patterns of Movement)

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(Live-Fire) Massachusetts/ Connecticut License to Carry and Non-Live Fire (LTC) Firearms Safety Courses

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Classes forming now:  February 25, 2018. March 11, 25 and 31, 2018. 

These classes are great for people 15-20 years of age looking to get their Firearms Identification Card.  And people 21 years old and older to apply for your License to Carry permit)  (LTC).

These courses consist of handling several different types of firearms.  The only way to learn is by seeing, hearing and doing.  There is NO online portion or video games to this training course. You will learn firearms storage laws, self-defense laws, transportation laws and many more. (If you do the Live Fire course then this class meets the Chicopee Police Dept. resident requirements for applying for their License to Carry Permit.)

 Topics covered in this class will be Massachusetts & Connecticut General Laws pertaining to firearms, safe storage of firearms, safe handling of firearms, child proofing firearms, Identifying and unloading different firearms, cleaning firearms, different types of ammunition and laws pertaining to transportation of firearms. This class is also great for people who want to get into Airsoft guns (To learn safe gun handling). If these guns are handled improperly, there could be some accidental discharge resulting in injuries. If your child wants to get into Airsoft training then he/ she should take this class on gun safety.

At the conclusion of this class you will HAVE THE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND CONFIDENCE NECESSARY FOR OWNING AND USING A HANDGUN AND SHOTGUN SAFELY and receive a Massachusetts State Police Certificate and a Certificate of Completion to apply to many other states (Live Fire Class) . This course exceeds the requirements to apply for your Firearms Identification Card (FID) or License to Carry/ Concealed Carry permit in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Florida and any other state that requires a LIVE FIRE firearms safety course.

If you’re not sure if you want to train with us then please check out our reviews on our website at or Facebook.

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Stay Prepared, Stay Safe

10% OFF Super-Bowl Sunday!!!

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Receive a 10% OFF a Live-Fire License to Carry Course if you sign up/ pay online the day of the Super-Bowl February 04, 2018.  The 10% discount will automatically apply the day of the Super-Bowl. You will be able to apply in MA, CT, RI and any other state that requires live-fire training.

Why not take advantage of our discount by signing up while sitting around eating snacks and watching pregame shows. Visit our website at or our online store at

Enjoy game day and Stay Safe

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