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About GTAS

GTAS was established on June 28, 2016, by a military Veteran who is still currently serving in the military.  GTAS' goal is to give back knowledge through Teaching, Informing, and Equipping (TIE) our students about firearms training.


GTAS strives 100% to give each student the best quality and instruction. We feel students that come to the GTAS Academy are like family, and just like in the military, family means a lot.

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GUNNS' Training Academy and Services, LLC

Thank you for choosing Gunns' Training Academy and Services, LLC (GTAS). We offer a variety of courses from License To Carry/Concealed Handgun License to basic weapon courses such as Basic Shotgun and Basic Rifle Shooting courses.

GTAS will abide by all state and federal laws.  GTAS does not condone nor promote any advertisement or articles posted on this page.

Advertisements are strictly for information purposes only. Readers are encouraged to seek research and or advice from a professional or a legal source.

GTAS does not and will not engage in political politics and topics that cause habitual disrespect to anyone. GTAS is here to provide a service to qualified, legal customers who are seeking courses.

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Hours of Operation

Mon: 8am - 4pm
Tue: 8am - 4pm
Wed: 8am - 4pm
Thu: 8am - 4pm
Fri: 8am - 4pm
Sat: 10am- 6pm

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$216 Basic Pistol Shooting Course

Teaches the basic knowledge, skills, and attitude for owning and operating a firearm.

$216 Private Lesson License To Carry/ Concealed Handgun License Course

This is a private course that also goes over basic pistol shooting25 questions multiple-choice test is taken at the end of the class.

$108 License To Carry/Concealed Handgun Course

Classroom: Course is 4-6 hours long. A 25 question multiple choice test concludes the classroom portion. $100 Cost of class.

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$324 Private Basic Pistol Shooting Course and License To Carry combo Course

This is a private lesson with no more than 3 students per class. The class includes Basic Pistol Course & License To Carry/CHL. The instructor will work personally with each student throughout the course and during the firearms range. Click on the License To Carry and Basic Pistol Shooting Course link for details about both courses. When you are ready, come back here and click the Register Now BELOW

$150 ASP Baton Training

ASP Tactical Baton - Students will learn different striking, baton holding, and standing positions.
ASP Handcuffing - Students will learn different handcuffing, and standing position.

Off-Duty Police Officer

ODPOs are Texas Peace Officers who work off-duty security details according to their agency policies.
ODPOs are self contracted and set their own fees. If you need an ODPO, GTAS will refer you to a coordinator/individual ODPO that can assist you.


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$150 Basic Shotgun Course

Basic shotgun shooting course coming soon!
The course is 8-10 hours long.
Student provides the ammo, ear and eye protection.

$230 Basic Rifle Course

Basic Rifle Shooting Course
The course is 8 hours long.
The student provides the ammo, ear, and eye protection.

GTAS Security Academy and Consulting Division: Level III Classroom, Level II, III, Firearms Training, Continuing Education, & Physical Security Consulting.

The Level III Training Course is required for all commissioned security officers and personal protection officers. This training course must be taken through a licensed Level III Training School and taught by a licensed Level III Instructor.

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340 N Sam Houston Pkwy E, Suite 165D, Houston, TX 77060, USA



(832) 827-3509

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Gunns' Training Academy and Services, LLC

Lamont Perkins


I currently have 22 years of experience in combined law enforcement and criminal justice instructing. I am currently a police sergeant, a law enforcement academy instructor, law enforcement in-service instructor, and a registered sex offender investigator. I also worked as a  Texas deputy sheriff,  SWAT Officer, and criminal justice college Instructor. I hold a Texas Master Peace Officer’s License and a TCOLE Instructor’s License. 

I am an 11-year military veteran with the title of an Infantry Sergeant.

As an Army Infantryman, I operated weapons and equipment in ground combat operations; conduct direct and indirect contact combat missions; conducted search and destroy missions whether by land or airborne operations and conduct raids and close-quarter combat operations (CQB). 

As an Army Infantry Sergeant in a light infantry company, I was responsible for the welfare, fitness, morale, and discipline of my soldiers. I was responsible for individual training and maintenance of their equipment. Additionally, I was the primary instructor and advisor in the matters of tactics, as well as direct my team tactical employment during offensive and defensive operations.

As a Criminal Justice Instructor, I taught: Introduction to Criminal Justice; Introduction to Criminology/ Victimology; Introduction to Forensic Science; Survey of Corrections; Criminal Investigations; Community Policing; Survey of Criminal Justice; Texas Penal Code; and Security Management.

As Law Enforcement  Academy Instructor, I am responsible for direct teaching numerous subjects in day and night training of law enforcement academy and in-service topics and mandates at the police department.

As a SWAT officer, I was assigned to the entry team where I conducted numerous operations on felony warrants, escorts, and barricaded suspects. 

I am a National Rifle Association (NRA) Instructor;
Texas License To Carry/Concealed Handgun License Instructor;
US Army Instructor; Military Firearms Range Safety NCO;
ALERRT Active Shooter Instructor; Law Enforcement Patrol Rifle Instructor;
ASP Baton/Handgun Instructor; Glock Armorer; and a Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor.

Additionally, I have the following licenses from the Texas Private Security Board:

Continuing Education Instructor;

Level III Classroom Instructor;

Level III Firearms Instructor;

and Security Consultant.

I have an Associate Degree in Police Administration and Corrections from Alvin Community College; A Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State University; and currently pursuing a Masters' Degree in Criminal Justice from A&M.

Owner and Founder

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