About Small Arms Training School

Small Arms Training School (S.A.T.S.) is a state-certified, locally owned handgun-training school. We offer concealed carry permit courses monthly and private classes are available.  We are located at the best quality gun range in Middle Tennessee. Our instructors have a combined 100+ years of experience and can work with a range of shooters – from those who have never held a gun to experts. We serve as many female as male clients.

Our S.A.T.S. staff is dedicated to friendly and patient instruction. Contact us for more information.

Our Instructor

Our instructor has years of experience and can work with a range of shooters – from those who have never held a gun to experts.

jim Jim is a retired Master Chief (E-9) from the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve, where he was also a small-arms instructor. He is also a retired Lieutenant over RES. Deputy Division W.C.S.O. He has been a Tennessee resident since 1977, is an ordained deacon and, in his spare time, is an active member of the NRA, IDPA, the Heritage Society and the 2nd Amendment Foundation. Jim is certified at the state and federal levels and has logged more than 10,000 individuals.

Our Safety Officers

kathy
Kathy is a NRA Certified Fire Arms
Instructor and a Certified Range
Safety Officer.
wayne
Wayne is a NRA Certified Fire Arms
Instructor and a Certified Range
Safety Officer.
wilson
Wilson is a NRA Certified Fire Arms
Instructor and a Certified Range
Safety Officer.
steve
Steve is a NRA Certified Fire Arms
Instructor and a Certified Range
Safety Officer.