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About Us



Firearms Tactics and Training, Inc. 

Law Enforcement and Security Consultation and Training

Our instructors are personally chosen from various sectors in the law enforcement and corporate security fields. This enables the client to receive well rounded quality service from those who have first hand experience.

We have been conducting training and consultation for over twenty years. Some of our clients: the United States Department of Homeland Security, United States Marshals Service and various other government law enforcement agencies on both the Federal and Local levels.  

We also provide consultation and training to security guards and loss prevention specialists from the hotel, hospital and retail industries. We specialize in giving our clients “personal attention” and will customize a schedule to fit ones needs.

Firearms Tactics and Training is committed to growing, to obtain this goal we travel around the country and continue to attend different instructor development courses from the best law enforcement schools available.

We also offer subject matter expert testimony and assistance in a variety of topics from use of force to firearms.

We are conveniently located in Long Island, New York. We also offer onsite training for companies located anywhere in New York as well as anywhere in the continental US.

Customized courses are available, to meet our clients' needs.

I am available anytime to answer your questions or concerns.

Thank you 

Craig S. Gresh 



High-Quality Courses

We conduct courses that range from the expert to the beginner.  

Our instructors can customize courses for your needs.

Call us to discuss your training needs and goals.  

Contact:  516-521-9055


School Director

Craig S. Gresh Founder and Director of Firearms Tactics and Training, Inc.

Mr. Gresh started his career as a police officer in New York and attended John Jay University in New York City where he graduated with a bachelor in science degree with a major in criminal justice and a minor in law.  

He has served as the director of a law enforcement agency’s training department where he has developed lesson plans and policy for recruits, in-service officers and supervisors.  

Mr. Gresh is dedicated to his craft and continues to travel around the country attending different police instructor development courses to obtain the latest information necessary to stay on top of the dynamically changing law enforcement and security field.  

Some of Mr. Gresh’s advanced law enforcement instructor certifications:

State of New York Certified Police Instructor:

  • General Topics Instructor
  • Police Mental Health Instructor
  • Police Firearms Instructor
  • Police Defensive Tactics Instructor
  • Emergency Vehicle Operation Course (EVOC) Instructor
  • Aerosol Subject Restraint (ASR) Instructor
  • Instructor Evaluator

The United States Inspector General Criminal Investigator Academy (OIG), Glynco GA:

  • Undercover Criminal Operations for Office of Inspector General (OIG) Managers (UCOM)
  • Undercover Criminal Investigations Training Program (UCITP)

The United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), West Point Military Academy:

  • Police Firearms Instructor

The United States Department of Homeland Security, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) advanced courses for federal agents, police officers, and federal protective security officer (PSO):

  • Use of Force Instructor (UOFITP)
  • Reactive Shooting Instructor (RSITP)
  • Firearms Instructor (FITP)
  • Active Shooter Threat Instructor (ASTITP)
  • Law Enforcement Instructor (LEITP)
  • Instructional Techniques for Non-Lethal Training Ammunition (ITNTA)
  • Basic Tactics Instructor (BTITP)
  • Protective Service Operations Training Program (PSOTP)
  • Introduction to Criminal Investigation Training Program (ICITP)
  • Federal Protective Service (FPS) National Weapons Detection Training Program Instructor (NWDTP I)

National Center for Biomedical Research and Training Academy of Counter Terrorist Education at Louisiana State University (NCBRT):

  • Law Enforcement Response to Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Incidents: Performance Level Instructor

Mr. Gresh has also graduated from The New Mexico Tech: Energetic Materials Research and Testing Center (Bomb School) Located in Socorro, New Mexico:

  • Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings (IRTB) Instructor
  • Prevention of and Response to Suicide Bombing Incidents (PRSBI) Instructor
  • Understanding and Planning for School Bomb Incidents (UPSBI) Instructor

Additional Instructor Certifications:

  • New York State Department of Homeland Security Counter Terrorism Instructor
  • American Heart Association: Basic Life Support (BLS) and CPR, AED and First AID Instructor  
  • PPCT Defensive Tactics Instructor
  • National Rifle Association Law Enforcement Instructor in Police Handgun, Shotgun, Patrol Rifle, Long Range Precision Rifle (sniper)
  • National Rifle Association Civilian Firearms Instructor

In addition to graduating the police academy and basic training given to all Police Officers Mr. Gresh has successfully completed the following advanced police training courses:

  • New York City Police Department, Detective Bureau, Criminal Investigator Course (CIC)
  • Interview and Interrogation Course 
  • Fire Safety and Awareness for Police Officers 
  • Police Executive Training (Labor Management and Public Safety Seminar) 
  • Organized Crime Control Bureau Training 
  • Search Warrant Training 
  • Undercover Operations Training 
  • Law Enforcement Officer Flying Armed 
  • Animal Abuse Training for Law Enforcement 
  • Highway District Radar Operator and Independent Speed Estimations 
  • Driving While Intoxicated, Standardized Field Sobriety Testing 

Contact us at: 516-521-9055

Contact Us

If you have questions about our programs, feel free to send us a message. We will get back to you as  soon as possible.

Email:  CGresh@FirearmsTactics.com

Firearms Tactics and Training

427 W Main St. Suite 2 Patchogue, NY 11772

(516) 521-9055


By Appointment only.