About Us & More

For Central Oregon Classes we have classrooms in both Bend and Redmond.  You will be notified of which location your class will be held, please call us if there are any questions.

R.E.A.C.T.   (Reality Environment Applied Combat Tactics)  is located in Central Oregon and we offer local classes in Bend and Redmond, but we also travel and offer our Professional training and consultation opportunities anywhere in the Northwest partnering with gun clubs, law enforcement agencies, security companies, martial art schools, churches, public and private schools or anywhere personal safety, state of the art tactics, training and professionals standards are wanted or needed.  We will travel so you don’t have to.

Whether you have never taken any self defense classes before, never handled and/or  shot firearms, or are experienced in all of these areas, we have courses to help you learn, improve and add to your skill sets and challenge your abilities.

We not only offer many types of courses described in our drop down menus above and posted on our public schedule, but we also offer private lessons to individuals and groups. Classes that are listed above in the drop down menus may be customized for Private Individuals or Groups. Just give us a call to discuss options.

Examples of training opportunities include, but are not limited to:

  • Hand to Hand, Personal Defense (Less Lethal) Weapons and Firearms
  • State of Oregon Concealed Carry Classes with LIVE FIRE (our very special expanded version)
  • State of Oregon DPSST Unarmed and Armed Security Professional Certifications
  • Washington State CJTC Armed Security Certification Training
  • Custom Seminars consisting of a minimum of 8 hrs. up to multiple days
  • Basic to advanced training in the 3 major disciplines of Handgun, Shotgun and Carbine for Personal and Professional use.
  • Fundamental Precision Rifle Courses
  • Law Enforcement remediation and continuing education in both Defensive Tactics and Firearms.
  • Private Lessons one on one or groups for existing courses or customized training

R.E.A.C.T. offers very unique classes and opportunities for everyone, from our expanded Concealed carry classes with blue gun scenario and live fire training to Armed Home Defense, Armed vehicle defense, Personal Self Defense and Professional Training and Certifications for Law Abiding Citizens as well as City, County, State and Federal Agencies.

If you are a beginner in any discipline that we offer, or a seasoned professional requiring specialized training for you or your agency, we believe that our clients should always receive the most professional training, current tactics and techniques available. All within the high standards and servants attitude that R.E.A.C.T. demands of it’s staff.

Whether you choose a scheduled class to meet your needs or prefer private or customized classes, R.E.A.C.T will continue to meet and exceed your training expectations.

Our mission goal as Owners and Instructors at R.E.A.C.T. is simple, to invest our lifetime of experiences, in the field, in the classroom and on the range into creating your success.

R.E.A.C.T.  understands and appreciates the responsibility of the personal time and effort you may entrust to us.  Whether maintaining your own personal and/or families safety, or serving in our communities and abroad, all of our goals should align in successfully accomplishing these missions and coming home safely.

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