Your Instructor-Jim Johnson

The Owner and Chief Instructor for Combat Pistol Concepts and the Israeli Tactical School is Jim Johnson.
Jim, who is the founder of CPC, is a prior military and civilian law enforcement officer, and holds pistol instructor certifications, and has received training, from some of the best training organizations and instructors in the world! He is always attending additional training so he may pass the knowledge to his students, and firmly believes that the best teacher must also be an excellent student! Jim has trained thousands of men and women in correct marksmanship skills and the defensive use of a handgun!

His certifications include:

  • NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
  • NRA Certified Home Firearms Safety Instructor
  • NRA Certified Personal Protection Inside the Home Instructor
  • NRA Certified Personal Protection Outside the Home Instructor
  • NRA Certified Range Safety Officer (RSO)
  • Combat Focus® Shooting Instructors Development Course Graduate
  • Combat Focus® Shooting Certified Instructor
  • Utah B.C.I. Certified Concealed Handgun Permit Instructor
  • Maryland Certified Handgun Instructor (Maryland Wear and Carry License) CHP
  • Glock Factory Firearms Instructor Workshop Graduate
  • Israeli Tactical School Certified Instructor
  • Active Self Protection Affilliated Instructor
  • Master Firearms Instructor Phoenix State University
  • Association of Defensive Shooting Instructors Associate Member
  • S.A.R.C. (School Attacker Response Course) Certified Instructor from I.C.E. Training
  • Active U.S.P.S.A. Competition Shooter

You will not find a more dedicated handgun instructor! Jim's handgun skills, entusiasm, dedication, teaching skills and humor are clearly evident in every course he teaches, and it makes learning easier and more enjoyable!
To view comments from some of Jim's prior students click here.

Click here for a complete description of all CPC and ITS courses and to register or click on the 'Our Courses ' link on your left!