Bob is a nationally recognized firearms trainer of the highest quality. He is a 28 year veteran in law enforcement having retired as a Lieutenant with the St. Louis County (Mo) Police Department. His assignments included 15 years with the department’s Tactical Operations Unit (SWAT) during which he received training in a variety of Weapons Systems and Tactical Applications. Bob attended his first class at Gunsite in 1989 and began instructing there in 2005. He is a Certified Instructor in Pistol and Shotgun. Bob is also on staff as an instructor with Paul Howe’s CSAT (Combat Shooting And Tactics).
If you do a YouTube search for “Bob Whaley shooting” you can view a number of short videos produced by the National Shooting Sports Foundation that feature Bob.
The cost of the training for two days is $225. That’s a remarkable value considering that offsite courses offered by Gunsite cost $1,795 for 3 days.
Students will need to show by some means they are not prohibited from possessing/operating a firearm. They can show a current concealed carry endorsement from their state of residence, receipt from the purchase of a firearm within the last 12 months, a CDL, teacher/school official ID or a police record check as proof.
Class size is 14 and slots are on a first come, first served basis. We cannot hold your spot until we receive your check.
An outline of each of the different classes being offered is provided via the main 2021 Training Tab:
If you’d like to participate, please send your check, payable to Sportsman’s Conservation Club, in the amount of $225 to:
Sportsman’s Conservation Club
PO Box 2073
Martinsville, IN 46151 ATTN: Whaley TrainingClick to add text, images, and other content