Rick Winninger
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Firearms Safety Academy, Inc.

Rick Winninger

BACKGROUND: Civilian, Former Military, Former Law Enforcement, Instructor

30 Years Instructing

PH: 630-364-8850


Available Courses

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Concealed Carry Defensive Pistol
Skills to carry concealed firearm respo…
Intermediate Intermediate
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First Step Pistol
Basic Basic
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Illinois Conceal Carry 16 hours
CCW N/A
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Illinois Conceal Carry 8 hours
CCW N/A
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Illinois Conceal Carry Permit 3 Hour Renewal
CCW N/A
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NRA Pistol Marksmanship Simulator Training
Basic, NRA Courses, Other Basic
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NRA Range Safety Officer
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NRA The Basics of Personal Protection In The Home
Advanced, In Home Defense Training Advanced
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About Firearms Safety Academy, Inc.

6 years United States Marine Corp
30 years law enforcement
30 years of training firearms safety both civilian and law enforcement

Courses Taught

CCW, Basic, Intermediate, Advanced, Rifle, NRA Courses, Active Shooter Response Training, In Home Defense Training, Scenario Based Training, Women's Only Courses, Virtual Simulation, Seminars / Lectures, Other

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Certifications

Certified Illinois Concealed Carry Licensed Instructor

Certified State of Illinois 40 hour Firearms Instructor IDFPR # 263.000080

FFL Dealer

NRA Chief Range Safety Officer

NRA Certified Pistol Instructor

NRA Defensive Pistol

NRA Certified Rifle Instructor

NRA Certified Personal Protection In The Home Instructor

NRA Certified Personal Protection Outside The Home Instructor

Gun Shot Wound First Aid

NRA Certified Refuse To Be A Victim Instructor

Distinguished Expert Handgun

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Policies

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation policy:You may cancel or move to a different class if you give us written notice by e-mail to rick@firearmssafetyacademy.net at least one week in advance of the scheduled course.  Cancellations over the phone will not be honored.  In the case of a cancellation, you will receive a credit that can be applied toward a future training course. Your registration in a course may be transferred to another person if that person meets all training prerequisites and is otherwise qualified to take the course, provided you give us at least 2 days prior notice by e-mail with the name, e-mail address, and phone number for your substitute.

Reschedule Policy

Reschedule policy: Some courses require a minimum number of participants as noted in the course description. If you register for a course with a minimum and the minimum number of participants have not registered by the end of the day which is 2 days prior to the course, Firearms Safety Academy reserves the right to cancel the course and refund your registration fee. There may also be occasions when the instructor is not available to teach the course and a satisfactory substitute is not available requiring cancellation and rescheduling of the course. In such cases, you will receive e-mail and telephone notification. If you are unable to attend the course on the rescheduled date, we will refund your registration fee upon written e-mail request received at least 2 days prior to the rescheduled course date.

Refund Policy

Refund policy: Because of limited class capacity and our commitments to instructors, Firearms Safety Academy does not offer refunds on any training or instruction course if you change your mind or are unable to attend. You may cancel or move to a different class if you give us written notice by e-mail to rick@firearmssafetyacademy.net at least one week in advance of the scheduled course.  Cancellations over the phone will not be honored.  In the case of a cancellation, you will receive a credit that can be applied toward a future training course. Your registration in a course may be transferred to another person if that person meets all training prerequisites and is otherwise qualified to take the course, provided you give us at least 2 days prior notice by e-mail with the name, e-mail address, and phone number for your substitute.