Welcome to GTS

Guardian Tactical Solutions (GTS) – one of top tier one Firearms Training Academy's and Special Protection service entities in the Midwest. Our instructors have combined over 40 years of training, service, deployments, study and development, collaboration, and instruction within the law enforcement, military, and  security sectors.

2019 Calendar of Courses


Saturday April 6 - MN/FL CCW Course - DKF Studio, North St. Paul, MN


Sunday April 28th - Private Advanced CCW Class - Holyoke, MN


Saturday May 4 - MN/FL CCW Course - DKF Studio, North St. Paul, MN


Saturday May 25 - Practical CCW (Advanced) Course - Grantsburg Gun Club


Sunday May 26 - Tactical Carbine (Rifle) Course - Grantsburg Gun Club


Saturday June 8 - Nebraska CCW Course - TK Gun and Range, Loretto, NE


Sunday June 9 -  Tactical Pistol Course - TK Gun and Range, Loretto, NE





News (updated 04/17/2019)

Guardian Tactical Solutions has expanded our training sites to include:

  • DKF Studio - North St. Paul, MN
  • Private Courses - Stillwater, MN
  • C and R Guns - River Falls, WI
  • Grantsburg Gun Range - Grantsburg, WI
  • On Target Sports - Amery, WI
  • TK Guns and Range - Albion and Loretto, NE


Private Classes.  Due to numerous inquiries, GTS is now offering private classes in all our locations.  Classes can be structured as one-on-one, two-on-one, or group.  If interested please contact us via email at info@guardiantactical.net, or through our contact page.  Please include the following details:

  • Number of people
  • Course desired
  • Preferred date(s)


Tactical courses.  We have expanded our tactical courses; Tactical Pistol, Tactical Carbine, and Tactical Shotgun courses have changed to individual scenario-based training segments.  With scenario-based training, students adapt to problem-solving more quickly and efficiently.


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