CQB High-Speed Combative Pistol

8 Hours –CQB High-Speed Combative Pistol – Brian HOFFNER

FBI statistics show that the majority of police shootings take place at 0-5 feet.  These shootings happen extremely fast and are extremely violent.  How an officer thinks, reacts, and performs in this very short period of extreme violence is critical to prevailing in the encounter.  There is a difference between an attack by contact weapon or an attack by firearm that may result in a differing method of perceiving, choosing, and acting accordingly.   The mindset and reactive techniques presented in this class give the officer high speed, highly effective tactics that the officer can depend on to prevail in the close quarters fight for life.


  • Standard Holster or Plain Clothes Rig (strong side)
  • Minimum 2 mags with pouches
  • Soft Body Armor
  • Eyes and ears pro
  • 250 rounds of ammunition


With over 35 years of military and law enforcement experience, Brian, a Texas Master Peace Officer, is a senior firearms instructor, expert witness, and defensive tactics instructor for Houston Police Department. As director of Hoffner’s Training

Academy, Brian brings his highly acclaimed training program to law enforcement, military, corporations, and enthusiasts around the world. Known and respected as a leader in his field, Brian’s unique style of motivating his students while progressively teaching empty hands, knife, pistol, shotgun, rifle, & tactics have made him a trusted favorite throughout the country. Brian is known for his innovative ideas and high level of intensity while training. His 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 all.