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Fish House Tactical Shooting Institute





About Fish House Tactical

FISH HOUSE Tactical Shooting Institute exists for one reason––to provide you military-grade firearm training unavailable to the average citizen. Here's what makes us different: The military trains its soldiers for war; FISH HOUSE instructors were put in charge of training those soldiers. It's for this reason that those whose lives depend on it––like police officers, security personnel, veterans, active military and average citizens––consider FISH HOUSE Tactical Shooting Institute the top firearms training available in Alabama. 
We offer customized firearms training to gun owners, (and prospective gun owners), who want to be confident in all aspects of owning a weapon. Whether you're a beginner needing a handgun for personal protection, or a police officer in need of specialized training, FISH HOUSE TSI has a program designed to save your life. ​So whether you need basic pistol training in Birmingham, AL, or advanced tactical handgun training, concealed carry training, home defense training, or weapon platform training for AR15 or AK47, you simply cannot find better training anywhere than FISH HOUSE Tactical Shooting Insitute. 

Our Head Instructors

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Allan Dean

- 4 years active duty Marine

- 2 at Marine Security Forces Det, Kings Bay, GA (we guarded admirals and nukes)

- 18 or so months w/ 2/7 as a Grunt

- 6 months under Spec Ops Command

- 18 months preforming armed security duties in & around B'ham that most refused to work

- Bail enforcement/some work as reserve police officer

- 2 years in Iraq: P.S.D., Convoy, Base Security, Close Protection & Counter Terrorists Ops

- Plank Owner: Marine Adviser Training Group. I was the one that wrote the foreign weapons package and taught it to our marine adviser teams.. among other things....

- 6 months in Kandahar, Afghanistan teaching ANA (Afghan National Army) to use our weapons (M240/249) until I was injured (teaching to the same terrorists that some time later started shooting their instructors...3 months while injured)

- Sept 2015: Israeli Tactical School at Lone Star Weapons & Tactics

- Covered beginner pistol/rifle, active shooter, 

room clearing, combined shooting & Krav   Maga room clearing 

- NRA instructor: 101000159126710

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Jon Temple

 - In 1984, graduated from the Combat Arms  Specialist Course as a Combat Arms Instructor  (CATM)  RED HAT

 - Assigned at Robbins Air Force Base, Warner  Robbins, GA, he served the 2853rd  SPS/SPC  Squadron

 - 1985 Coached the Squadrons Peacekeeper  Challenge Team

 - 1987 Claymore & Grenade training at Ft  Benning, GA

 - 1987 Coached the Squadrons Peacekeeper  Challenge Team at McClellan Air Force Base, in    Sacramento, CA and Beale Air Force Base, 9th  Reconnaissance Wing

 - Other Teams, the 2853rd Civil Engineering  Squadrons competitive team and the 5th Combat  Communications Group's competitive team also  known as the 5th MOB

 - 1990 908 Tactical Airlift Group at Maxwell Air  Force Base in Montgomery, AL

 - 1991 Activated for, Desert Storm

 - 1991 Special Security Wells Fargo

 - 1992 M-60 Machine Gun Specialist School,  Nellis AFB Nevada

 - NRA instructor: 10100016528329

Allen Dean Cert
Jon Temple Cert 1
Jon Temple Cert 2
Jon Temple Cert 3
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