I'm Joe Gilbert, the gate keeper at Action Tactical. I make my living by training others to avoid violent encounters when possible and to prevail when unavoidable. I also manage a full service gun shop and indoor range, and manufacture holsters.
Some specifics about my experience:
- 14 years as surveillance operator in New Orleans and the bayou region of Louisiana
- Kinesic interview expert
- Seven years teaching fieldcraft at three Louisiana colleges; trained former DEA, FBI, Deputy U.S. Marshals, as well as state and local law enforcement personnel
- Former U.S. Navy Blue Angels Crew Chief and instructor
- Graduate of the Massad Ayoob Group (MAG40)
- Graduate of Defense Training International, Inc. (John Farnam), basic and advanced defensive handgun (Instructor level)
- Defense Training International (John Farnam) Staff Instructor
- Continuing in-person training with the nation’s top-tier defense experts, including Darryl Bolke, Doctor William April, John Murphy, Mas Ayoob and others
- Certified Glock armorer
- Certified Smith & Wesson M&P and Shield Armorer
Information brought to you on my blog comports with my training and experience. I bring nothing from youtube, nor will I have comments enabled on my posts. This is not and will never be a forum for internet ninjas.