From Our Editors
Instructors train students at Chippewa's Beaver Valley Rifle and Pistol Club, which encompasses a 50-yard indoor pistol and rifle range as well as outdoor facilities, including a 200-yard rifle range.
Visitors may use their own firearms; instructors can also supply select firearms rentals such as shotguns.
At a Glance
When he worked as an educator for the Afghanistan Border Police, John A. Brown trained more than 5,000 people in the proper use of various weapons. Today, he puts his knowledge to use stateside, serving as the owner and lead instructor for 3 Rivers Tactical Training Solutions, Inc. Along with fellow instructor Matt Breen—a retired law enforcement officer and SWAT operator—Mr. Brown leads courses for handguns, shotguns, and rifles.