The Women’s Gun Show Episode #74: How to Survive a Terrorist Vehicle Attack
On this week’s show, Carrie Lightfoot will talk to Greg Ellifritz, Owner of Active Response Training, about how to survive a terrorist vehicle attack. Carrie joins co-host Barbara Baird to discuss cool products, how to stay safe in hotels and a bit about a zombie forecast for the future. Julie Golob asks listeners if they are “fair weather shooters?” Sponsored by Ruger and NRA Women.
Carrie has been to see the dermatologist and reminds all to not forget skin maintenance! Meanwhile, Barb is still reminiscing about her recent trip to the UK and sea glass hunting and airport security.
Topic: Terrorist Vehicle Attacks
Greg Ellifritz is Active Response Training’s President and Primary Instructor.
Greg has been a police officer since 1995 and spent 13 years as the full time tactical training officer for his central Ohio agency. In that position, he was responsible for developing and instructing all of the in-service training for a 54-officer police department. In addition to his training position, he has served as patrol officer, armorer, bike patrol officer, bike patrol coordinator, sniper, and field training officer for his agency.
He has instructed for the Tactical Defense Institute since 2001 and been a lead instructor for TDI’s ground fighting, knife fighting, active shooter, impact weapons, and extreme close quarters shooting classes.
Greg holds instructor, master instructor, or armorer certifications in more than 75 different weapons systems, defensive tactics programs, and law enforcement specialty areas. In addition to these instructor certifications, Greg has successfully completed more than 4,000 hours of documented formal training with the leading firearms, empty hand fighting, and edged weapons instructors in the country.
Greg has been an adjunct instructor for the Ohio Peace Officer’s Training Academy, teaching firearms, defensive tactics, bike patrol, knife defense and physical fitness topics. He has taught firearms and self defense classes at the national and international level through the International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors, The American Society of Law Enforcement Trainers, Rangemaster Tactical Conference, and Ohio Association of Chiefs of Police.
He has a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Management and has written for several publications and websites including: ‘The Firearms Instructor,” “Ohio Police Chief,” “Combat Handguns,” Survivalblog.com, “Concealed Carry Magazine,” Primedia’s “Personal & Home Defense Annual,” “Recoil Magazine,” and “American Handgunner.”
Tip Time with Julie Golob: Are You A Fair Weather Shooter? Sponsored by NRA Women.
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