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About Level 1 Firearms Training

The Nation’s #1 Firearms Instructor Training Company

What is the Hell Week™ Firearms Instructor Program all About?

Level 1 Firearms Training Hell Week™

The Firearms Instructor Training Hell Week™ Program is a great option for aspiring Pistol and Concealed Carry Instructors to maximize their certifications in less time. 

A typical Conceal Carry Instructor Certification can take up to three years to achieve depending on the state they live in. The Firearms Instructor Hell Week™ will have you nationally recognized in all states within a week.

Expert lectures & visual presentations, proven training techniques, practical pistol  & personal defense concepts, and challenging shooting drills go into this rewarding training experience.

Firearm Instructor Classes

Level 1 Firearms Training is at the forefront of innovative training methodologies, and focuses on both the student and the instructor to deliver quality firearms training.

Using Modern Gun Training Techniques combined with old-school methods, Level 1 Firearms Instructors provide comprehensive coverage of all firearm classes.

Join the thousands of firearm instructors who teach our innovative techniques for effective training methodologies delivering a safe and comprehensive firearms training experience.

As an innovative firearms training company,
Level 1 Firearms Training is focused on creating
learning and educational opportunities for
instructors and students alike”

David M. Streb, Managing Partner

Meet the Managing Partner

David M. Streb is co-founder of level 1 Firearms Training. He is one of the most experienced leaders in academic firearms training, known for his commitment to expanding student opportunity, firearm instructor training, innovative teaching methodologies, and encouraging the personal growth and success of Level 1 Firearms Instructors.

Co-Founder Nicki Streb, Level 1 Firearms Training LLC

Co-Founding Partner & Education Director

Nicki is the co-founder of Level 1 Firearms Training, LLC.  She is the Program Director for Level 1’s popular WOW “Women Only Workshops™ Classes course series; a program focused on introducing women to firearms in a safe environment.  Nicki works closely with students to coordinate class schedules and organize training nationally.  Nicki also consults on business development strategies to promote student firearms business success.

Firearms training opportunities for
many kinds of learners

Level 1 Firearms Training offers several certifications for students and instructors
alike who are in pursuit of knowledge, personal improvement, and continuing their firearms education.

Level 1 Firearms Instructors are shaped
and strengthened by our many communities.

National Training Experience

Training nationally provides us with a unique perspective of how folks think, how they feel, and what they expect when learning a new skill.

National training also provides us with a unique understanding of how and what local instructors teach and don’t teach in a class. We have combined all of these “lessons learned” and combined them into a very diverse training program that’s individually tailored to our student’s needs.

Modern Gun Training Techniques

Training Pistol

Tired of teaching the old way using old and antiquated methods?

Learn how to leverage Modern Gun Training Techniques. We use a wide variety of training tools and opportunities to ensure each instructor and every student can learn how to shoot in the fastest and safest way possible.

Unique, modern, up-to-date training tools and lesson plans have students learning more in less time. Advanced training opportunities allow students to grow and improve their shooting skills.


Level 1 Firearms Training LLC staff and instructors are oftentimes interviewed for comments about Breaking NEWS in communities and states. Our break-through training methods, opinions on gun violence, and our second amendment right to carry are the most sought-after topics in current events.

We Support Our Military

Level 1 Firearms Training military salute

We offer special discounts to all our military friends and their families. Firearms training in the military is far different from civilian training.

We help you bridge the gap between your military training and civilian training to maximize your success as a firearms instructor. The rules of engagement change after leaving the military, it’s a whole new world when you become a civilian.

We support your family by providing discounts to your spouse so they are able to protect themselves when you are away on deployments.