Michael Stewart
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Rampant Defense Group

Michael Stewart

BACKGROUND: Civilian, Former Military, Law Enforcement, Instructor, First Responder (Fire / EMS)

10 Years Instructing

PH: 336 287 8723

Available Courses

Next Class Course Type Difficulty
Next class: Oct 31
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1:1 Custom Firearms Class
A class designed around YOU
Basic, Intermediate, Rifle, Shotgun, In Home Defense Training, Other Basic
No Upcoming Classes
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Advanced Handgun
Advanced Advanced
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Learn next steps after Deadly Force Enco…
Intermediate, Other Intermediate
Next class: Oct 24
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First Shots - Handguns
Confidence building class for beginners…
Basic Basic
No Upcoming Classes
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First Shots - Rifles
Learn basic skills and increase confiden…
Basic Basic
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First Shots - Shotguns
Learn basic skills and increase confiden…
Basic Basic
Next class: Nov 21
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NC Conceal Carry Handgun
NC Justice Academy approved class coveri…
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About Rampant Defense Group

Formerly known as Red Lion Training, Rampant Defense Group is a organization of Civilian, Military, Law Enforcement & EMS dedicated to providing you the best-in-class firearms training.  Whether your a beginner or experienced shooter, we have Military trained, NRA & NC State certified instructors to meet your need.

Our goal is to bring everyone to an equal level of core firearms safety & knowledge and give takeaways to increase their skill at their own pace.  We love to show others how they can make responsible firearm ownership a part of their everyday life to unlock the freedom they were born with.

Core Safety is the over-arching theme and are covered in all classes, and it's not just words on a page for us.  Safety needs to be a habit.

Book your class now and Unlock the Freedom!

Courses Taught

CCW, Basic, Intermediate, Advanced, Rifle, Shotgun, NRA Courses

Class Instructors

Daniel Stewart

Daniel Stewart

Tim Stewart

Tim Stewart

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Our Instructors hold some or all of the following certifications:

  • Pistol, Rifle & Shotgun Instructor
  • NRA Range Safety Officer
  • NRA Basic Pistol Instructor
  • NRA Basic Rifle Instructor
  • NC Justice Academy Concealed Carry Handgun Instructor
  • Rapid Deployment Instructor

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Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made less than 7 days prior to class will forfeit 100% of class fees unless cancelled by instructor.  Any class cancelled by the instructor grant student the option of 100% refund or reschedule to any future class of same name.

Cancellations made greater than 7 days prior to class will allow a reschedule or 100% refund at students discretion.

Reschedule Policy

Students may reschedule any registered/paid class once, and notice of reschedule must be made to info@rampantdefense.com no later than 48 hours prior to class start date/time.  Any student notice of reschedule less than 48 hours prior to class start date/time or any student who does not attend class will forfeit 100% of class fees/dues.

Any class rescheduled by the instructor grant student the option of 100% refund or reschedule to any future class of same name.

Refund Policy

Refunds for any reason will be made within 7 days via check from our banking institute.

Other Policy

If at any point the instructor or Range Personnel believes you are a risk to yourself, others or are hindering the learning environment, you may be asked to leave.  If this happens, class fees will not be refunded in any amount.

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WHEREAS, in consideration of being permitted to attend a course for instruction in handguns,
for the instruction in handguns, for use of premises, and for other good and valuable consideration, the
receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, You (hereinafter referred to as
“Undersigned”), agrees to the following:
Undersigned agrees to indemnify, hold harmless and defend Rampant Defense Group LLC and
its Instructors (hereinafter referred to as “Instructor”) and affiliates, from any and all fault, liabilities,
costs, expenses, claims, demands, or lawsuits arising out of, related to or connected with Undersigned;
Undersigned's presence on or use of the range, building, land, and premises ("Premises"); and, any and
all acts or omission of Undersigned.
Undersigned furthermore waives for himself/herself and for his/her executors, personal
representatives, administrators, assignees, heirs and any next of kin; any and all rights and claims for
damages, losses, demands and any other actions or claims whatsoever, which he/she may have or which
may arise against Instructor (including but not limited to the death of Undersigned and/or any and all
injuries damages or illnesses suffered by Undersigned or Undersigned's property), which may, in any
way whatsoever, arise out of, be related to or be connected with: the course of instruction; the Premises,
including any latent defects in the Premises; Undersigned's presence on or use of said Premises;
Undersigns property (whether or not entrusted to Instructor); and the discharge of handguns. Instructor
shall not be liable for, and Undersigned, on behalf of himself/herself and on behalf of his/her executors,
personal representative administrators, assignees, heirs, and next of kin, hereby expressly releases the
Instructor for any all such claims and liabilities.
Undersigned hereby expressly assumes 'the risk of taking part in the course for instruction on
handguns and taking part in the activities on the Premises, which include, but are not limited to,
instruction in the use of handguns, the discharge of handguns and the firing of live ammunition.
Undersigned hereby acknowledges and agrees that Undersigned has read this instrument and
understands its terms and is executing this instrument voluntarily. Undersigned furthermore hereby
acknowledges and agree that he/she has read, understands and will at all times abide by all range rules
and procedures and any other rules and procedures stated by the Instructor.
Undersigned expressly agrees that this instrument is intended to be as broad and inclusive as
permitted by law, and that if any provision of this instrument is held invalid or otherwise unenforceable,
the enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be impaired thereby. No remedy, and each and
every remedy shall be cumulative and shall be in addition to every other remedy now or hereafter
existing at law or in equity or by statue or otherwise. The election of anyone or more remedy hereunder
by the Instructor shall not constitute any waiver of Instructor's right to pursue other available remedies.
This instrument binds Undersigned and his/her executors, personal representatives, administrators,
assignees, heirs and next of kin.

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  • Universal Firearm Safety Rules

    With the number of new gun owners recently, we wanted to put out a video covering the universal firearm safety rules. Hope this is a helpful resource to those who need it! Stay safe and train hard! #safetyfirst #trainhard