Wes Boozer, Managing Partner and Director of Firearms Training
Wes Boozer is an NRA-certified Instructor. He attended The Academi (formerly Blackwater) and received certification in Tactical Handgun training.
During his seventeen-year career in law enforcement in the greater metropolitan Atlanta area, Wes received Certification in Tactical Building Entry and Clearance from the North Central Georgia Law Enforcement Academy and is a Graduate of Special Weapons and Tactics from the Georgia Police Academy. He is also a Certified Monadnock PR-24 Baton Instructor. Wes earned his certification as a Gang Resistance Education and Training Instructor through the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center.
Wes was the recipient of the Chief’s Commitment to Excellence Award for the City of Norcross Police Department. He was a Range Safety Officer for the Decatur, Georgia Police Department and moved on to become the Chief Investigator for the Enotah Judicial District in North Georgia.
Wes has had extensive law enforcement training and experience in Officer Survival, Police Internal Affairs Investigations, Certification in The Reid Technique of Interviewing and Interrogation, Child Abuse and Exploitation Investigations, Community Oriented Policing, Crime Scene Processing, Fraud and Forgery Investigations, Emergency Vehicle Operation and DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing. Wes received Advanced Training for Statistical Content Analysis developed by the Israeli Mossad to identify deceptive behaviors.
Wes offers unique Practical Defensive Handgun 1-8, and Handgun Safety and Concealed Carry classes to private individuals as well as small group lessons. His teaching style is high-speed/low drag incorporating techniques currently being taught to top-tier operators which makes for an exciting experience. FirePower Tactical’s firearms training simulators are integrated into all courses offered.