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Protective Shooting Concepts

Jay Cunningham

BACKGROUND: Civilian, Instructor

10 Years Instructing

PH: 412 327 6383

Available Courses

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Murphy Strikes!
Intermediate, Advanced, CCW Intermediate
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Pistol Method (Women's Only)
Basic, Intermediate, CCW, Women's Only Courses Basic
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PSC's Pistol Method
Intermediate, CCW Intermediate
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PSC’s Shotgun Method
Intermediate, Shotgun Intermediate target icon

About Protective Shooting Concepts

Jay Cunningham was honorably discharged from the United States Navy in 1997 and began formal firearms training in 2006. He has trained under the following instructors:

  • Robert Vogel
  • Super Dave Harrington
  • Tom Givens
  • Larry Vickers
  • Craig Douglas a.k.a. SouthNarc
  • Ken Hackathorn
  • Rob Haught
  • Todd Louis Green (requiescat in pace)
  • John Farnam

360 Performance Shooting, C&G Training, Critical Carry Firearms Training, Failure 2 Stop LLC, F.I.R.E. Institute, OnSight Firearms Training, Practical Firearms Training, and others.

He earned his Advanced rating on the F.A.S.T. Wall of Fame as one of only three shooters do so with additional stressors applied (financial penalty for missed shots).

Jay was a Vickers Shooting Method Regional Endorsed Instructor and was Colt AR-15 Armorer Certified by Ken Elmore of Specialized Armament.

Jay is married to his wife of 15 years and has two daughters… and he’s prepared to lay down his life to protect them – but not without one helluva fight.

Courses Taught

CCW, Basic, Intermediate, Advanced, Rifle, Shotgun, NRA Courses, In Home Defense Training, Scenario Based Training, Women's Only Courses, Seminars / Lectures certification icon


Jay is an NRA Certified (#143413437) Range Safety Officer, NRA Certified Pistol Instructor, and NRA Certified Personal Protection Inside the Home Instructor.

He is also a certified Rangemaster Handgun Instructor, shooting a score of 100% on the FBI Pistol Qualification and 99.6% on the much more stringently scored Rangemaster Qualification. cancellation policy icon


Cancellation Policy

If PSC is forced to cancel, you will receive a full refund. Thanks in advance for your cooperation.

Refund Policy

All event ticket purchases are FINAL and NON-REFUNDABLE, regardless of circumstances. Credit will be carried forward for ONE YEAR if you are unable to attend an event. Thanks in advance for your cooperation. waiver icon video icon