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Since 1991, KR Training has been offering high quality, affordable firearms and self-defense courses. We're the oldest and largest firearms training school in Central Texas, staffed by male and female instructors with decades of combined experience and national level credentials in firearms training, defensive shooting and tactics, competition shooting, threat and risk assessment, law enforcement and military service. In addition to teaching our own courses, we host multiple national level trainers every year.

Our 88 acre private training facility has multiple shooting bays, including a shoot house, and a comfortable classroom building with A/C and bathroom. Facility is on flat, level ground easily accessible to those with mobility limitations. We have a large inventory of loaner gear students can use during classes: guns, holsters, eye and ear protection.

We've trained thousands of students: total novices, recreational shooters, carry permit holders, those seeking serious post-CHL training, competitive shooters, and local law enforcement officers. Advanced courses require a carry permit and may have additional pre-reqs.

Call us at 512-633-8232 anytime between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. Central Standard Time. The fastest way to get information is to email us. Unless a class is marked as 'SOLD OUT' on this page, there is space available.

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Upcoming Classes

CLASS INSTRUCTOR DATE LOCATION STATUS
Rehn
August 20, 9a-12p
$60 - SOLD OUT
August 21, 9a-3:30 pm
NW Austin
$105
Stedman
August 27, 9a-1p
$80 - SOLD OUT
August 31, 6-9 pm
Basic Pistol 2/ Defensive Pistol Essentials
Hogel Sept 3, 8a-12p A-Zone Range $80
Hogel Sept 3, 1p-5p A-Zone Range $80
Tom Givens
Sept 10-11
$450
Tom Givens
Sept 13-15
$575
Tom Givens
Sept 16-17
$450 - SOLD OUT
Tom Givens
Sept 18-19
$450 - SOLD OUT
Rehn
Sept 24, 8a-12
$80
Rehn
Sept 24, 1p-5p
$80
Sept 25, 9a-3:30 pm
NW Austin
$105
Basic Pistol 2/ Defensive Pistol Essentials
Hogel Oct 1, 8a-12p A-Zone Range $80
Hogel Oct 1, 1p-5p A-Zone Range $80
Greg Hamilton (InSights Training)
Oct 7-9
$750
Rehn Oct 15, 8a-12 A-Zone Range $80
Rehn Oct 15, 1p-5p A-Zone Range $80
Rehn Oct 15, 6p-9p A-Zone Range $60
Oct 22, 9a-1p
$80
NRA Basic Pistol Blended Learning Course
Oct 22, 2p-5p
$60
Rehn/Reichek/Buck
Oct 29, 12-6p
$120
Low Light Shooting 2
Oct 29, 7-9 p
$50
Oct 30, 9a-3:30 pm
NW Austin
$105
John Johnston/Melody Lauer
Dec 10-11
$450

This schedule only shows dates coming up in the next 60-90 days. More dates available on our schedule page.
The class you want not listed or on the current schedule? Check here for updates or join the KR Training email list.

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What's New?

July 2016: We added a Sunday session of Basic Pistol 2 on July 17th to meet student demand.

June 2016: A busy month with many special classes. A review of the 2 day close quarters shooting/medical class is now on our blog.

May 2016: Celebrating 25 years in the firearms training business! The very first KR Training class was offered in May 1991.

Back from the 2016 national A Girl and A Gun conference in Marble Falls, where Tracy Thronburg and Karl Rehn taught multiple sessions every day.

April 2016: Back from the 2016 Rangemaster Tactical Conference, where KR Training graduate Kirk Clark won the live fire event, Dave Reichek placed 5th and Karl was 7th, less than 0.2 second behind Dave's time.

Classes through October now listed on our website.

March 2016: Affiliate instructor Ivan Nikolov now offering Friday and Saturday Beginner Pistol classes several times a month. These classes focus on learning shooting fundamentals with a .22 pistol.

February 2016: Another busy month with full classes coming up in March! Visits from Craig Douglas (ECQC) and Ben Stoeger (competition training) in February went well, and we are getting ready for the Rangemaster Tactical Conference in Memphis (March) and the A Girl and a Gun conference in April.

January 2016: Our busiest January in a long time. Almost every class sold out, and so far, above-average weather for winter classes. February classes mostly full, March classes filling up. We are going to add more April classes to the schedule to meet demand.

Older What's New listings can be found here.

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