Dave Billingsley, founder of SAFE Firearms Training, is a Certified NRA Pistol Instructor and Range Safety Officer. Retired from the Arizona Game & Fish Department, he enjoys instructing clients from basic to advanced handgun fundamentals and accuracy. He believes that the proper mindset and competency with a pistol are paramount in safely defending ourselves against an attack. Dave strives to teach private lessons, AZ CCW & defensive handgun classes that develop the best results possible for each individual student.
Eli Rasponi is retired from the Armed Forces and attending college courses toward a medical degree. His NRA Pistol Instructor certification along with his diverse military background in tactical training acquired from multiple tours in Iraq give him the necessary tools to teach the modern firearms method to students. He excels at personal instruction and thrives on relating the material directly to students in a highly positive manner. Eli is very knowledgeable on most pistol and rifle platforms including AR-15 and AK-47.