About Our Company
What We Offer That Sets Us Above
Marc M. Jens is an Illinois State Police Certified Concealed Carry Instructor. The Illinois State Police have also certified his curriculum. He is Certified as a Firearms Instructor by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board and the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois Police Training Institute Police Firearms Instructor Course. His experience training thousands of police officers will benefit both the novice and experienced shooter alike.
We’re committed to providing you with top notch skills and an understanding of the laws regarding concealed carry.
Marc is an Honorably retired Cook County Sheriff's Police Officer with over 20 years of service. For 10 years he was assigned full time to the Cook County Sheriff's Police Training Academy which trained Police Officers from more than Sixty (60) municipalities across the State of Illinois. He was the Training Coordinator, lead instructor and designated officer in charge in the absence of the academy director. His years of experience with firearms and personal instruction bring far more than the minimum required by the state.
We encourage our students to ask any and all questions and share their experiences with the class and with us. We all learn from each other. We take our time to add the "personal touch" to ensure all our students fully grasp all concepts before moving on to the next one.
We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality, most complete, up to date training based on continuing input from our clientele, our professional association memberships and networking with other training professionals. To best accomplish these goals, we pledge to remain a continuing and ongoing resource for our alumni and encourage them to keep in touch and stop by frequently with any problems, questions or concerns. By addressing these issues as they come up, we constantly refresh our knowledge, to everyone's mutual benefit.
Advantage of Repeat Clients
We are proud that our clients have raved about our classes. Many of our clients have requested and attended advanced individual and small group training after attending our basic training certification course.They can't wait until we have additional courses to add to their firearms skills. We work hard to win our clients' repeat business and their loyalty.
We will arrange to do individual and small group training. We will also arrange to do a "Ladies Only" class to increase comfort level and create a less stressful learning environment.Please call for details. We are available to do advanced individual or group training. Please remember that the Illinois Concealed Carry License Course is designed as a minimum basic training standard.
We offer personal, high-quality, experienced training for firearm safety and personal defense.
Illinois State Police Concealed Carry License Course
- Certified Instructor
- Certified Curriculum
Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board (40 Plus Certifications)
- Expert Instructor
- Instructor Trainer
Cook County Sheriff’s Police Department
- Police Officer-(Retired – Over 20 years of service)
University of Illinois: Police Training Institute
- Graduate: Police Firearms Instructor Course
United States Department of Homeland Security
- National Incident Command System
- Incident Command Instructor
Illinois Tactical Officers Association
- Certified Police Armorer
Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
- Registered Firearms Instructor
Cook County Sheriffs Police Training Academy (10 years)
- Training Coordinator
N.R.A. Certified Instructor
- Certified Pistol
- Certified Rifle
- Certified Shotgun
- Personal Protection Inside the Home
- Personal Protection Outside the Home
- Certified Home Firearm Safety
- Range Safety Officer
- Chief Range Safety Officer