Andrew has been attending formal firearms training through a number of professional organizations and instructors since he was 16 years old. He is a certified Firearms Instructor through Range Master and the National Rifle Association.
In addition to that training, Andrew began attending Sparrow Defense courses in 2012. After taking every course we offered (usually twice), and getting his NRA Instructor certifications, he came on as staff.
In 2015, Andrew became a full time law enforcement officer. He is currently a supervisor and Field Training Officer at his agency. His special assignments include an appointment to SWAT and Mobile Field Force (Crowd Control).