The mission of Palmetto State Armory Firearms Training Team is to provide the highest level of professional instruction in firearms skills and tactics.
Palmetto State Armory and its Firearms Training Team are dedicated to providing the highest level of professional firearms instruction in various disciplines. Lessons that are taught come from our highly valued team of instructors. The knowledge that is shared from the PSA Firearms Training Team come from individuals who have gained their knowledge and experience (combat veterans) in various branches of the United States Military, Law Enforcement, Special Operations and Civilian competition experience. Many of these instructors carry accreditation from the South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division (SLED), the National Rifle Association (NRA), and the International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA). As always, Palmetto State Armory and its staff is committed to offer the most comprehensive, dynamic and up to date training programs that are most suited for your individual need. Whether you are new to the world of firearms or a seasoned competitor (or even someone in between) we always strive to provide programs in both our Columbia and Ridgeland, South Carolina facilities that can best be able to fit your needs. Although firearms training provides various avenues of fulfillment, our primary focus will always be the safety of our students. We sincerely hope that through the newly acquired skills and knowledge that our students’ receive and gain, their confidence will continue to grow.