Firearms & Tactics
Greg Sampson has developed and taught personal safety courses to hundreds of civilians and law enforcement personnel. He has been a peace officer since 1993 and holds instructor certificates in four defensive tactics systems: PPCT (Pressure Point Control Tactics), Physical Conflict Resolution, Control/Defense Tactics, and Krav Maga. Sampson is a Nebraska State certified firearms instructor, an NRA certified Handgun/Shotgun/Patrol Rifle and Tactical Shooting Instructor, and NRA Law Enforcement Use of Force Instructor.
Sampson has been teaching law enforcement officers and civilians how to shoot for nearly 20 years, and has delivered hundreds of hours of direct instruction in the defensive use of firearms. He is a handgun, shotgun and AR-15/M-16 armorer. He has been trained as a SWAT counter-terror operator, he is a recognized Active Shooter Response Instructor, and a WMD Awareness Instructor. He holds a certification in OC instruction as well.
In addition to teaching CHP, all levels of firearm training, and OC and FAST Defense courses for 88 Tactical, Sampson works full-time as a lieutenant in the training division of his home agency where he also serves as a member of the Emergency Services Unit (tactical team).