“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

06 September 2013

KFA Launches new website

What Clients Say About Us

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

Choosing an Instructor for the TX DPS LTC, Handgun Safety and Marksmanship in the Waxahachie, Red Oak, Ennis and Ellis County area can be intimidating, we know. Relax. KFA has the knowledge, experience, and training style to assist you in your learning process.

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. 


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

TX LTC; Handgun Safety and Marksmanship in Ellis County


“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

01 September 2013

TX DPS enacts new rules concerning TX CHL Licensees

2O June 2013

KFA  celebrates 2 years in business as Knott FIrearms Academy