Now offering OPOTA classes!

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Everyday Low Price!

$74.99 each or

$69.99 when two or more people enroll together!


Laser Based Simulator Training- By Appointment


Learn and experience realistic, challenging, amazing, and fun training with our Smokeless Range Simulator!

The Smokeless Range is a marksmanship and judgmental simulator. It is by far the best training tool to train for use of Force, concealed carry, personal protection and police qualification. 

· Practicing your stance, gun presentation, sight alignment, sight picture, breath control, trigger pull, and follow through. 

· Used with, semi auto, AR or shot gun. Simulator Training allows a shooter of any level of experience to practice completely safe marksmanship and gun-handling drills 

· Recommended for Law Enforcement, Firearms Trainers, and Serious Shooters



20-Hour Certification and 4-Hour Requalifications!


Action Defense is proud to offer the OPOTA classes, Private Security Certification Course (20hr) and Re-Certification course (4hr).

Training will be provided by OPOTC Instructors who are certified in both Private Security and Law Enforcement Firearms Training. In addition to the basic requirements, Action Defense offers additional classes to Private Security companies and individuals to help in the preparation of the many conditions facing Private Security today.  


Ladies Basic-3 Self Defense -Watch for upcoming dates!

$35.00 Each

Iron Eagle Training and Action Defense team up to bring you an interactive Ladies Self Defense course! Taught by Self Defense instructor Marsha Lesko,this course focuses on the Basic 3 of self defense: 

1. Hand to Hand Defense

2. Use of Pepper Spray

3. Proper Handgun Handling

Private CCW/ Concealed Carry Classes | Semi-Private | Group

Concealed Carry Classes


 Whether your goal is complete your requirements to obtain your Concealed Carry Permit , to learn gun safety, or you simply need a refresher class,  this course is for you.  All of our CCW Classes are taught by professional Certified Instructor and allows you to to earn your Certificate of Competency.​
The courses consists of 6 hours of classroom and  two hours on a shooting range, as required by the State of Ohio. 

Topics Covered: 

Proper Safety and Storage of Pistol and Ammunition

Pistol & Ammunition Mechanisms & Operation

Maintenance, Selection, & Use of  Pistol and Ammunition  

Fundamental Pistol Shooting Skills

Handbook and how to apply for your CHL

Two Hours at the shooting range with Certified instructors and Range Officers

Everything you need to complete the course is included in your enrollment fee! 

Here's what is provided:  

Use of a  handgun*

Ammunition, target

eye protection

ear protection

range fees


Our Classroom is in Parma Hts., OH and we travel to an area target range for the shooting portion of the course. 

* You may bring your own firearm to the range, however you will need to provide at least 50 rounds of  ammo specific to your firearm.  

Refuse to Be a Victim


NRA’s Refuse To Be A Victim® program is an award-winning crime prevention program that teaches the tips and techniques you need to be alerted to dangerous situations and to avoid becoming a victim :  

  • Situational awareness /Personal Security /Mental Preparedness
  • Internet and cyber safety
  • Carjack avoidance techniques /Automobile Security
  • Home invasion and burglary
  • Travel security
  • Learn the psychology of criminals
  • Explore self-defense training options
  • Explore your options for personal safety devices 

Mace Training


 This program is designed for protecting yourself from a distance by using a non-lethal method of self defense.  This course will cover:

  • The legal and moral aspects of using pepper spray
  • How to carry,and properly and effectively deploy pepper spray 
  • Physiological effects of pepper spray
  • Responsibilities you must know when carrying and using pepper spray
  • Safety tips and techniques you need to be alerted to dangerous situations and to avoid becoming a victim 
  • What to do after you deploy pepper spray
  • Decontamination methods

Private CCW | Semi-Private | Group Instruction

 Private and Semi-Private Lessons:  **Highly recommended as continuing education**  Whether you are a beginner or just in need of a refresher course on shooting your handgun, this class is for you.  Our  Instructor will coach your or your small group on a shooting range.  The purpose of this class is to build confidence and improve accuracy by focusing on the six fundamentals of shooting:​


Grip/ Control


Breath Control 

Trigger Control

Follow Through

*A Certificate of Completion from a basic handgun safety course is required.  

Group Instruction: Action Defense can customize any of our courses for your group. Call to discuss how we can help your group achieve their goals.
Contact us for details and pricing. 


**Classes are held at our classroom in Parma Hts, unless otherwise noted. 

No upcoming events.

  • We will be happy to reschedule your class. We request that you cancel at least 48 hours before a scheduled class- this gives us the opportunity to fill the class.  Limit one reschedule per ticket. Rescheduling is subject to seating availability and/or discretion of Action Defense.  Rescheduling fees may apply.    No refunds.
  • Action Defense reserves the right to cancel any class due to enrollment, inclement weather or any other reason.  In the event of a cancellation, students will be notified and options for rescheduling will be provided.