The Beginner`s Guide


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The Beginner`s Guide. Where do I begin?

Are you new to firearms? Not sure who to ask for reliable information?

We want to help. We can discuss your options on handgun selection, safety in the home, how to maintain a handgun and help you make a good training plan.


We can help with

  • Handgun selection
  • Firearms safety in the home
  • Handgun maintenance
  • Safe storage
  • Texas law
  • Self defense plan

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About the Instructor

Paul Urias, paul@guardiantrainingagency.com

Paul is a law enforcement officer with 25 years’ experience. He is a former SWAT Team member and is a certified Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor, Texas License to Carry Handgun Instructor, NRA Instructor and Range Safety Officer. Paul`s teaching techniques are based on his various training and law enforcement experience. Paul co-founded Guardian Training Agency with the belief that training should be fun, relevant and realistic. Paul is knowledgeable in self-defense, mindset techniques and is a Glock handgun and AR-15 rifle armorer. Paul serves on the Safety Committee at Midland Shooters Association and also continues his training with various disciplines and instructors.