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.

Your Hump Day Reading List for February 22, 2017

What’s this? A new Hump Day Reading List photo? You bet! I thought the old one was a little drab, so welcome our new more colorful mascots! Along …

Sign up now for my Threat-Centered Revolver class in Phoenix!

There are still openings in my upcoming Threat-Centered Revolver course in Phoenix, April 1 & 2!<p>This is the class to take if you want to learn — …

Last night on Training Talk...

You know what’s fun about doing a live webcast? When things don’t go according to plan and the host has to tread water for 30 minutes!<p>Last night’s …

Entertainment

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 …

Entertainment

Your Hump Day Reading List for February 15, 2017

Another selection of useful self defense and personal security articles this week, including a look at surviving your normal life; the real security …

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 …

Conspiracies

Do gun designers have your best interest in mind?

How are self defense guns designed?<p>You might have a romantic notion about engineers meeting with experts in the field, intently listening to their …

Your Hump Day Reading List for February 8, 2017

Welcome to another Hump Day Reading List! This week: kydex vs leather holsters; saying NO!; an “everyday grab-and-go” bag; some historical …

Guns

"What is mindset?" — an excerpt from my new book!

Have you ever thought about what it takes to make the decision to protect yourself? Maybe it’s a matter of simply reframing your viewpoint.<p>Here’s an …

How do you deal with an active shooter? Find out on Training Talk!

This week’s episode of Training Talk was all about the threat posed by the active shooter.<p>My special Guest Expert was Aaron Jannetti of Endeavor …

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 …

Your Hump Day Reading List for February 1, 2017

I’ll start this week’s reading list with some shameless self-promotion: I’ve appeared on two different shows this week! Also: some considerations …

Guns

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

Think before you shoot. A long time before.

A sad tale crossed my desk earlier this week. It seems one Billy Williams was awakened in the night by one of his children, who reportedly told him …

Guns

Your Hump Day Reading List for January 25, 2017

Another great collection of articles in this week’s List! Are tattoos a privacy risk?; how to deal with pepper spray if you’re on the receiving end; …

Concealed Carry

Protect Yourself With Your Snubnose Revolver is available NOW!

<b>It’s a great day for snubnose revolver owners!</b><p>My newest book, Protect Yourself With Your Snubnose Revolver, is now available and being delivered from …

Self Defense

Just Added: Threat-Centered Revolver in Phoenix!

I’ve added a new class to my teaching schedule!<p>April 1st & 2nd I’ll be in Phoenix, AZ at Phoenix Firearms Training to teach my famous Threat-Centered …

iBooks

Did you miss Training Talk last night? You can still redeem yourself!

Another great Training Talk episode “in the can”!<p>In case you missed it, check out the replay here. I covered “dress up training” and why you should …

Entertainment

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 …

Your Hump Day Reading List for January 18, 2017

This week: should you look while holstering?; a look at why the lever action rifle is still a good choice for defense; easy ways to protect your …

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 …

Coming next week: the definitive snubnose book!

Get ready, because on January 24 I’m releasing the best guide to the defensive snubnose revolver ever written.<p>JAN

Fort Lauderdale and the wisdom of traveling light

Last week’s shooting attack at Fort Lauderdale Airport gives us an opportunity to look at risk management from a personal standpoint.<p>Airports are a …

Your Hump Day Reading List for January 11, 2017

It may be snowing like crazy at my office, but I braved the elements to bring you these great articles! First, Cecil Burch has a great overview of …

The Fort Lauderdale attack: it's not the gun. Again. Still.

Just a few days ago a man with a history of mental issues boarded an airline in Alaska, after declaring his gun in checked luggage as required by …

On Last Night's Training Talk: Full House

Last night’s episode was certainly an intriguing one!<p>My special guest, Aaron Israel of Fundamental Defense, and I had an interesting talk about 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>My …

Your Hump Day Reading List for January 4, 2017

Welcome to the first Hump Day Reading List of 2017! Today I bring you information about recoil springs and why you should replace them; an experiment …

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 …