At Hot Shot Training Academy you can work on both your practical and tactical skills as well as those skills needed in competition and hunting scenarios. Lessons are available for handgun, small bore rifle, long range rifle, high power rifle, trap, sporting clays, defensive firearm, and Illinois/Florida/Utah Concealed Carry training. If you are up to the challenge, you can take our Zombie Eradication Defense Squadron training. It doesn't matter if you are a novice or a seasoned veteran, Hot Shot Training Academy always has a spot at the range for you.
Hot Shot Training Academy utilizes only State and NRA Certified Instructors. Many of our instructors are cross certified in several disciplines. Hot Shot Training Academy offers both private and group instruction in the classroom and on the range. Ladies only classes are available also.
Not familiar with our services, take a shot, sign up for one of our classes and we will keep you on target. You will not be disappointed.
I look forward to meeting with you to discuss how Hot Shot Training Academy can improve your skill level.
NRA Certified Instructor
NRA Range Safety Officer
Illinois Concealed Carry Instructor
Utah Concealed Firearm Permit Instructor
Z.E.D.S. Responder Instructor
Thank you Michelangelo!! I enjoyed your class immensely!Nicole A.
Great class. Learned a lot and ready for more. Thanks for spending extra time with Robin. She's no longer afraid to look at hand guns.Ron H.
My hats off to you and Jay for running a great class. Top notch all the way! Thanks again.Thomas S.
Great course yesterday, learned a lot & enjoyed meeting you and Jay.Patrick B.
You guys were great. I learned a lot had a little fun and ate Well,. what more can I ask for thank you both for all of it .Jeff R.
I really enjoyed taking your Concealed Carry class. It elevated my awareness of safety and of all the thought processes involved with CC. The examples that you both brought forth when responding to class questions was spot on and very informative. I will be sure to tell my friends about your upcoming training classes.Fred L.
Michelangelo, I wanted to thank you again for inviting me to your function. I truly appreciate it and all the work you did in making it a success. There was a lot of work that went into it. Thanks again,Angelo E.
Michelangelo and Jay Thank you for making the class enjoyable for me. I did not feel like a novice. I was able to sit back, relax and learn your objectives. This class is necessary and you are the men to teach it.Sally R.
Awesome!!! Thanks for everything, you were an awesome instructor and me and my family gained so much firearms knowledge from you!!!Marc D.
You guys did a great job with the class and its a real class that teaches well. I am glad Mike had Brian and I do it with you, there are so many scams out there. I will be passing your name on to many people and posting it on FB. Thanks againAndrea Z.
Michelangelo, I appreciate the class you put on this past weekend and found it very informative. Good job all around. When will your next CCC class begin? I have a couple of guys that are interested and wanted to refer them over to your group. Keep me posted. Thank you again.Anthony A.
I just completed the Utah Concealed carry course with Michelangelo. What a great experience! Michelangelo is a top notch instructor creating a perfect learning atmosphere. This is a very complex topic, having a great instructor is paramount. After attending this course with Michelangelo at the helm I feel absolutely prepared.Drew G.