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Preparing communities, workplaces, individuals and families for any event that may occur in the climate of today’s America

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Elite Preparedness is the premier location for all of your firearms related needs and activities. Founded in 2016 by Brian and Hillary Hess to meet a growing need for firearms and overall preparedness resources Elite has it all! From indoor and outdoor shooting ranges, a brick and mortar retail store, an online superstore, A wide variety of training opportunities delivered by highly experienced and qualified instructors from shooting leagues, youth and women’s program to gunsmithing and archery services. We focus on delivering the highest level services in a welcoming family type environment. You will quickly feel at home out here and with our focus on safety you will be comfortable in our ranges. Contact us today at 740-668-2194 or

Concealed Carry Course: 
Saturday, October 2nd
Carbine Operator 2 Course:
Saturday, October 14th
***Building on the fundamentals of marksmanship and fundamentals from Carbine Operator 1, in Carbine Operator 2 we advance to truly dynamic training. A real-world, situational awareness exercise, shooting on the move, reloads and malfunctions under stress and defensive shooting tactics, are just a taste of the drills we will work on in this advanced training module. The Carbine Operator 2 curriculum is fast-paced, fun, and informative. 
NRA Basic Safety Officer Range Course:
Sunday, October 22nd
***Starts at 10:00 am, Cost is $125
****Develops NRA Certified Range Safety Officers with the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, conducting, and supervising safe shooting activities and range operations
***Register at this link:
Complete Operator  Course:
Saturday, October 28th
 ***This fast paced, intense training program combines handgun, carbine, shotgun and self-defense elements to give students a realistic challenge in proper tactics with these weapon systems in a variety of real world settings. A working understanding of all three weapon systems is necessary to register for this course. Students should expect a continuously dynamic training environment that is fast paced, challenging and fun!


Pistol Eliminator:
September 30th
*Registration 8am
*Shoot starts at 10am
*100% of proceeds go to military families for Christmas

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