Welcome to GTS

You have arrived exactly where you need to be. You have been searching for, or by providence found Guardian Tactical Solutions (GTS) – one of the best and stand out Firearms Training and Special Protection service entities in the Upper Midwest. Our instructors have combined over 50 years of training, service, deployments, study and development, collaboration, and instruction within the law enforcement, military, and  security sectors to offer the finest in Personal Protection services.


News (updated 06/17/2018)

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.


2018 Calendar of Courses


September 15    MN/FL CCW class - North St. Paul MN

September 16    NRA Basic Pistol Class - North St. Paul MN

September 29    Nebraska Carbine class - TK Gun Shop and Range NE

September 30    Nebraska CCW class - TK Gun Shop and Range NE

October 6          Carbine Class - Grantsburg Gun Club WI

October 7          Advanced (Practical) CCW Class - Grantsburg Gun Club WI

October 13        MN/FL CCW class - North St. Paul MN


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