The Elk River Training Center is uniquely qualified to assess and tackle the risks of terror and crime. It has the people, the experience, and the advanced level of expertise necessary for assessing risks, mission planning and, most importantly, implementing strategic solutions.

At Elk River we utilize an interdisciplinary approach that is based on knowledge gained leading specialized professionals in each field of expertise in the United States and around the globe. Using our knowledge of homeland security and counter-terrorism, specialized training, risk management and technologically enhanced solutions, we are able to provide our clients with all the tools needed to ensure their personal security.

Training Courses

A full range of courses for the realities of today. Learn More


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Guest Instructor Program

Qualified professionals are invited to train clients at our facility. Learn More

Law Enforcement and Military Only Courses

Training for law enforcement, military and security personnel. Learn More

Facility Services

  • Shooting Ranges
  • Class Rooms
  • Pro Shop - (Coming Soon!)
  • Guest Instructor Program
  • Military, Law Enforcement and Security Training


OPEN TO THE PUBLIC: Wed to Sat. 10am to 6pm (Weather permitting)

  • TN Carry Permit Class - $35 (Women's only classes available)
  • Concealed Carry/Self Defense Fundamentals Course
  • Combat Handgun Fundamentals Course
  • Advanced Handgun Fundamentals Course
  • Tactical Shotgun
  • Basic Carbine
  • Advanced Carbine
  • Basic Precision Rifle
  • Advanced Precision Rifle


  • Aug 10th - TN Carry Permit - $35
  • Aug 17th - NRA HP Rifle Match - $20
  • Aug 24th - Vintage Rifle Match - $20
  • Aug 28th - Ladies Only Intro to Pistol - $35 - 1pm to 5pm
  • Sept 7th - Ladies Only TN Carry Pemit - $35
  • Sept 14th - TN Carry Permit - $35
  • Sept 21st - RoughGunner Shooting Challenge - $42
  • Oct 5th - USCCA Concealed Carry Fundamentals - $150
  • Oct 19th - Combat Handgun Fundamentals - $150