Personal Security by Grant Cunningham

By GrantCunningham | Informed and authoritative information about self defense and everything that goes with it: training, defensive shooting, first aid and trauma care, concealed carry, home defense, family safety, and more! You'll find opinions on  handguns, pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, situational awareness, street safety,  criminal attacks, smart prepping and being a prepper, tactics and planning, and everything else related to your personal and family security! You'll also learn about classes and courses taught by Grant Cunningham, well known author, teacher, and consultant in the firearms and self defense fields.

The new episode of PDN Training Talk is just two days away!

Be sure to join me this Thursday evening at 6:pm PDT/9:pm EDT for PDN Training Talk, the live webcast where you’ll learn about the things you can do …

Self Defense

Your Hump Day Reading List for October 11, 2017

It’s Wednesday, which means a new collection of great information to make your life safer and more secure!<p>An easy way to carry medical gear<p>On Monday …

Self Defense

Some lessons from the Las Vegas attack

As I write this it’s been five days since a man opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas, killing 58 people and wounding over 500. While …

Self Defense

Training Talk: How do you treat injuries in an active mass casualty event?

In the aftermath of the horrific and cowardly attack in Las Vegas this week, I put myself on a mandatory commentary blackout. The reason I did so was …

Health

PDN Training Talk is tonight!

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Self Defense

The new episode of PDN Training Talk is just two days away!

Be sure to join me this Thursday evening at 6:pm PDT/9:pm EDT for PDN Training Talk, the live webcast where you’ll learn about the things you can do …

TV

Last night's Training Talk show ruffled some feathers!

Last night we did Take Two of Training Talk. Our last show (on the 21st) was “rained out” due to a Google Hangouts crash, so last night we started …

Self Defense

PDN Training Talk is tonight!

Be sure to join me tonight at 6:pm PDT/9:pm EDT for PDN Training Talk, the live webcast about self defense: training, equipping, and preparing!<p>My …

Self Defense

Let's try that again...

If you tuned into Training Talk last Thursday, you witnessed a technical failure that left me steaming mad!<p>About 10 minutes in, the Google Hangouts …

Google Hangout

The new episode of PDN Training Talk is just two days away!

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Self Defense

Bugging out, revisited.

As I’ve mentioned (and expanded on in <i>Prepping For Life</i>), I’m not usually a fan of the “bugout” concept — at least as it’s typically conceived.<p>As many …

Your Hump Day Reading List for September 13, 2017

More great articles to help you and your family stay safe and sound!<p>You’ve got the tourniquet…<p>…but do you know how to use it? Caleb Causey from Lone …

PDN Training Talk is tonight!

Be sure to join me tonight at 6:pm PDT/9:pm EDT for PDN Training Talk, the live webcast all about self defense: training, equipping, and …

The new episode of PDN Training Talk is just two days away!

Be sure to join me this Thursday evening at 6:pm PDT/9:pm EDT for PDN Training Talk, the live webcast where you’ll learn about the things you can do …

Your Hump Day Reading List for August 30, 2017

What’s in the Hump Day Reading List this week? A variety of articles on self defense, preparedness, safety, and responsibility — all aimed at helping …

You win 100% of the fights you don't have

Ever heard the old saying “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”? It should be engraved on concealed carry licenses all across the country.<p>…

Your Hump Day Reading List for August 23, 2017

It’s the world-famous Hump Day Reading list! More great information this week, perfect for sharing with others.<p>Revolvers, prepping, and more!<p>I …

On Training Talk: Dangerous technology?

If you missed last night’s Training Talk episode, you’ll definitely want to watch the replay!<p>My Guest Expert was Joshua Gideon, who presented us with …

PDN Training Talk is tonight!

Be sure to join me tonight at 6:pm PDT/9:pm EDT for another great episode of Training Talk, the Personal Defense Network show where we talk about …

Your Hump Day Reading List for August 9, 2017

Another Wednesday, another Hump Day Reading List! I’ve got quite a variety today, all aimed at helping you live a safer, more secure life.<p>Can you …

Sign up now for Threat Centered Revolver in Phoenix!

Good news for revolver owners: There are still a few openings for my Threat-Centered Revolver course in Phoenix, AZ this November 11th & 12th!<p>In the …

PDN Training Talk is tonight!

Be sure to join me tonight at 6:pm PDT/9:pm EDT for PDN Training Talk, the live webcast about self defense: training, equipping, and preparing!<p>Here’s …

"Prepping For Life" launches TODAY!

My new book, <b>Prepping for Life: The balanced approach to personal security and family safety,</b> is now available on Amazon and the iBooks Store!<p>If …

Coming next Tuesday: "Prepping For Life" launches!

This coming Tuesday, August 1st, I release my new book!<p><b>Prepping for Life: The balanced approach to personal security and family safety</b> is a fresh way …

There's a difference between "infuriated" and "threatened"

I’ve noticed a trend in the last year. More and more news stories are covering incidents where gun owners (usually with concealed carry licenses) use …

PDN Training Talk is tonight!

Be sure to join me tonight at 6:pm PDT/9:pm EDT for PDN Training Talk, the live webcast about self defense: training, equipping, and preparing!<p>Tune …

Your Hump Day Reading List for July 12, 2017

Gosh, it’s been a couple of weeks since I put together a Hump Day Reading List. I apologize for the break, but life sometimes intrudes. Let’s get …