Handgun Skills Workshops  

We provide 2 1/2 -hour workshops on various topics.  If you would like to attend a particular workshop, complete the contact form below.

Topics Include

  • Beginner Handgun
  • Defensive Handgun
  • Shooting in Unorthodox Positions
  • Moving and Shooting
  • Partners
  • In and Around Vehicles
  • Church Security


Guardian Training Agency Private Range.  Address will be provided to registered students.

Required equipment

•A quality handgun
•Extra magazine
•A magazine holder is recommended
•200 rounds of ammunition
•Eye and ear protection
•A ball cap is recommended
•Comfortable shoes
•Weather appropriate attire
•A heart rate monitor is recommended
•Water and snacks

Complete this contact form and let us know your interested in attending our Workshop

About the Instructor

Paul Urias,

Paul is a law enforcement officer with 26 years’ experience with 15 years in professional court security. He is a former SWAT Team member, holds a Masters Peace Officer License, a certified Court Security Specialist, Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Instructor and 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 relevant, fun, and realistic. Paul is knowledgeable about mental health and violence in our society, self-defense, and mindset techniques.  Paul is a certified Glock handgun and AR-15 rifle armorer. Paul serves on the Safety Committee at Midland Shooters Association and continues training in various disciplines and instructors.