• TX DPS Concealed Handgun License
  • Defensive Pistol
  • ​FIrearm Fundamentals

Choosing an Instructor for a TX DPS Concealed Handgun License, or other Handgun / Defensive Tactics training can be intimidating, we know. Relax. KFA has the knowledge, experience, and training style to assist you in your learning process.

KFA is staffed by Instructors who share our passion for life, love, freedom, and the pursuit of dreams. Your personal instructors will work with you to meet all of your defensive mindset needs.  We don’t rest until you’re prepared.

Our Team

Knott Firearms Academy

“Thank you for an awesome, awesome, fun-filled day with nonstop learning!  Highly recommend KFA for instruction.  Just an outstanding guide, coach, storyteller and translator.  Loved it!”


Stephanie M.,

Waxahachie, TX

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06 September 2013

KFA Launches new website

What Clients Say About Us

Education and training brings continuity, function, and effectiveness to your mindset and defensive toolbox. 

Our training builds for success from a foundation of the basics. 

2O June 2013

KFA  celebrates 2 years in business as Knott FIrearms Academy

“I have recently taken John's firearm course for a CHL and he was very professional, knowledgeable, and a good sense of humor.  He had he class planned very well and stuck to all time lines.  I encourage anyone wanting to take the course to go through with John's Academy."


Brandon L., 

Corsicana, TX

01 September 2013

TX DPS enacts new rules concerning TX CHL Licensees


“I have now taken three (3) classes with KFA and I have taken classes from other instructors before.  It is without reservation that I can tell you that KFA offers the BEST instruction in all aspects of using a handgun safely and effectively. 

There is not equal."


Mark G.,

Waxahachie, TX