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Jody Picou |  Lead Trainer

Jody Picou has over 20 years of experience in firearm safety and holds multiple training certifications. Born and raised in southern Louisiana, Jody is a father of 5 who takes Child Access Prevention very seriously. He is an author and editor of numerous online firearm publications. Jody is the primary trainer for the Concealed Coalition Bass Pro Shops Training Experiences.

"If you're gonna do something, do something you will never forget!"

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Melicio Pino |
Regional Trainer

In 1982, Melicio started his basic and advanced tactical and firearms training while assigned to the U.S. Army light infantry unit. He later joined the Illinois state police, where he was provided the opportunity to join patrol, SWAT, executive protection, and investigation. Melicio was promoted to Master Sergeant and had the responsibility of supervising a large squad of special agents.

“I retired in July 2015 and thoroughly enjoy teaching my passion of firearms.”

  • Firearm
    Safety
  • Basic Rifle and Pistol
    Handling
  • Situational
    Awareness

Carlos Bultron |
Regional Trainer

Carlos is highly trained in a variety of safety, defensive, and shooting tactics. In 2015, he was a member of the Puerto Rico Police shooting team and has been around the industry for many years. He is well versed in many areas including baton and pepper spray training, Women on Target shooting, and pistol defense. On top of that, Carlos is also a proud Basic Rifle shooter!

“Having a variety of knowledge in firearms is extremely beneficial to anyone who plans on handling a firearm.”

  • Women on Target
    Training
  • Active Shooter
    Training
  • Self Defense
    Tactics
  • Basic Rifle
    Shooting

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Tim Zimmerman |
Regional Trainer

Tim is a highly educated instructor for Blackwater/Xe/U.S. Training Center, Inc. He has worked for the Afghanistan Border Police program and has taught over 2,000 students through classroom and practical applications. Tim has provided instruction on how to conduct private security details for U.S. Government Agencies (D.E.A.) and has also trained ABP officers in firearm operations, small unit tactics, tactical vehicle, and law enforcement operations.

“Your past is what makes you who you are today and I am proud of mine.”

  • Home
    Defense
  • Tactical Vehicle
    Dynamics
  • ​Basic Pistol
    Safety

Bert Sloan |
Regional Trainer

Bert became an avid firearms and shooting enthusiast after a friend brought him along to the range. All it took was one time and he was hooked! After 20 years of adult training and experience, Bert took his passion to the next level and is now a Certified Firearm Instructor.

“Nothing is more rewarding for me than the look of accomplishment on a students face when they learn how to safely and successful shoot a firearm.”

  • Basic Pistol
    Safety
  • Firearm
    Handling
  • ​Home
    Safety

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