Hoffners Training Academy Instructors

Hoffners Training Academy, under the direction of Brian Hoffner is recognized throughout the world as a leader in modern firearms training. Decades of research in neuro-biological performance and fight science have evolved the program to a system of excellence in learning. Hoffners logical system is easy to learn, easy to use, and easy to maintain. Students become skilled operators while enjoying a positive learning experience and having fun. Hoffners Training Academy Instructors are certified and are very skilled in providing a training experience based on the worlds most advanced training system.



Brian D. HoffnBrian Hoffnerer
Director/Team Leader

Law Enforcement Instructor
TCLEOSE Instructor
TCLEOSE Master Certification

Certifications
Pistol Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Knife Instructor, Defensive Tactics Instructor, Taser Instructor, Active Shooter Instructor, SoSu Black Belt, Goju Ryu Black Belt

Bio
With over thirty years military and police experience and still going strong, Brian is a Firearms and Defensive Tactics Instructor for the nations fourth largest department. As director of Hoffners Training Academy, Brian brings his dynamic training program to law enforcement, military, and responsible citizens on an international level. Known and respected as a leader in his field, Brian’s unique style of motivating and teaching his students have made him a trusted favorite throughout the country. Brian’s ability to relay his knowledge, utilize his wide range of skills as a motivator, and bring out the best in his students ensure a positive learning experience for the student.


John CrawfordJohn Crawford

Certifications
Pistol Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Pistol Elite Team Member, SoSu Brown Belt


Nat Degges

Certifications
Pistol Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Rifle Instructor, SoSu Brown Belt


Chad SeljesethChad Seljeseth

Certifications
Pistol Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Rifle Instructor, SoSu Green Belt


Rocco EvangelistaRocco Evangelista
Law Enforcement Instructor

TCLEOSE Instructor
TCLEOSE Master Certificate

Certifications
Pistol, Shotgun


Art StarliperArt Starliper

Certifications
Pistol Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Rifle Instructor, CHL Instructor


David BlakeleyDavid Blakeley
Certifications
Pistol Pistol Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Pistol Elite Team Member


David CampbellDavid Campbell

Certifications
Pistol Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Rifle Instructor


Michelle Kuhn

Certifications
Pistol Instructor


Bob Ptak

Certifications
Pistol Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Rifle Instructor


Bob Haygood

Certifications
Pistol Instructor


Darrel HolmesDarrel Holmes

Certifications
SoSu Brown Belt


Walton ProsenWalton Prosen

Certifications
Pistol Instructor, Rifle Instructor


Dennis TobinDennis Tobin

Certifications
Pistol Instructor


Daryl SmithDaryl Smith

Certifications
Pistol Instructor


Daryl SmithMark Rothkop

Certifications
Pistol Instructor