Richard Worthey
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RW Defense

Richard Worthey

BACKGROUND: Civilian, Instructor

10 Years Instructing

PH: 409-210-9333

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About RW Defense

Richard Worthey has over 30 years of experience in the training and use of firearms for personal self-defense, hunting, sporting and competition events shooting pistol, rifle, and shotgun.  He is an NRA Certified Chief Range Safety Officer and currently serves as the Director of Safety and Training at a local private outdoor shooting range.  He has been teaching since 2010.

He is a Benefactor Member of the National Rifle Association and a Life Member of the Texas State Rifle Association.  He is an active member of the International Defensive Pistol Association and the United States Practical Shooting Association regularly competing in local IDPA and IPSC matches.

Courses Taught

CCW, Basic, Intermediate, Advanced, Shotgun, NRA Courses, Active Shooter Response Training, In Home Defense Training, Scenario Based Training, Women's Only Courses

Class Instructors

Heather Yvonne

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NRA Instructor Certifications

  • Refuse To Be A Victim
  • Home Firearm Safety
  • Basic Pistol
  • Basic Shotgun
  • Basic Rifle
  • Advanced Pistol
  • Personal Protection Inside the Home
  • Personal Protection Outside the Home
  • CCW (Concealed Carry Weapons)

Other Instructor and Safety Certifications:
  • Texas Department of Public Safety Certified License to Carry Handgun Instructor
  • Texas Department of Public Safety Certified School Safety Instructor
  • Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events Trainer
  • Rangemaster Certified Master Firearm Instructor
  • Rangemaster Certified Defensive Shotgun Instructor
  • Certified Glock Armorer
  • Texas Law Shield Legal Instruction Certification 
  • Force-on-Force Instructor
  • OC Spray Instructor
  • Use of Deadly Force Instructor
  • Graduate of the Law of Self Defense Instructor Course
  • IDPA Certified Safety Officer
  • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer video icon