Georgia Firearms and Security Training Academy

Choose the Training You Need for your Job and Personal Safety:

Private outdoor range training…GAFASTA trains to your schedule!

GAFASTA is in the News helping local churches with security!

We now offer Teacher Concealed Carry Weapons Courses

February 15th, 2018

Walking you through an active shooter situation.

Due to the recent tragedy in Florida, Rodney "Chief" Smith was asked by Atlanta Channel 11 to describe what to do in case of an emergency. Here's what you need to know in order to survive.

We have training classes for these exact situations.

Georgia Firearms and Security Training Academy (GAFASTA) is a veteran owned and operated company.

GAFASTA is a provider of the highest level of firearms training and awareness presentations throughout Georgia  including Atlanta, Gainesville, Athens, Rome and Savannah. GAFASTA develops tailor-made programs for groups, businesses and individuals that want the best training available to meet their specific needs.


Get the Highest Quality Firearms and
Security Training Available from GAFASTA!

• Firearms Training Course for Basic Pistol Safety, Intermediate Level, Advanced Tactical and Concealed Carry Weapons (CCW) Courses

• NRA Basic Pistol safety class, NRA Pistol Instructor and other NRA courses

• Unarmed and Armed Security Training Courses

• Private Detective Blue Card Security Training

• Law Enforcement
and Security Guard

• Presentation Training includes: Church Security Team Active Shooter, Domestic Terrorism and Emergency Management Training Courses

• Tactical Shotgun

• Tactical AR-15

active shooter training

Recent active shooter and Domestic Terrorism incidents in schools, businesses, and places of worship have made this training more relevant than ever. It is crucial to have procedures in place for identifying, preventing, and reacting to active shooter and Domestic Terrorism threats. Are you prepared?

Situational Awareness

(Continuing Education Credits for Real Estate Agents)


This course teaches simple, but effective awareness techniques for you, your family,
and your co-workers to practice in your everyday lives.

Refuse to be a victim

The single most important step toward ensuring your own safety is having a personal safety strategy in place before you need it. NRA's Refuse To Be A Victim® program teaches the tips and techniques you need to be alerted to dangerous situations and to avoid becoming a victim.

less lethal defense

There are pros and cons to any form of personal protection. This course examines different options for less lethal personal protection and discusses the pros and cons of each.

Room Clearing

Every home owner, business owner and church security team member requires proper training to secure an area from threats. Room clearing encompasses a complex set of protocols that requires knowledge and skills. Team GAFASTA will give you the confidence and techniques to perform safely and effectively.


use of deadly force &

Georgia carry laws

This course is designed to break down the relevant information including Situational Awareness, Drawing Techniques, Close Quarters Combat, Georgia Carry Laws, and Use of Deadly Force as per O.C.G.A 16-3-21.

Georgia Firearms and

Security Training Academy

4606 Elk Ridge Ct, Suite E,

Flowery Branch, GA 30542

(770) 530-5630