APT Firearms Academy will provide you with thorough training from basic firearms skills to advanced techniques in the use of handguns, shotguns, scoped rifles, patrol rifles (SLR) and sub-machine guns.  Our stair step approach teaches you, the student, proper weapon handling skills, marksmanship, and gun fighting tactics.
APT Firearms Academy courses are designed to enhance the student’s ability to defend themselves and their loved ones in life threatening situations.  Our goal is to prepare you to survive if you are ever faced with a violent attack.

APT Firearms Academy, also known as Association of Professional Trainers, Inc. or simply, APT Academy, was established by BJ Johnson back in 1984.   APT is located in Galena, MO (just outside of Springfield, MO). 

Click here to see more information about the classes we offer.  

Click here to see our course calendar and to register for upcoming classes. 


Click here if you are looking for personalized security solutions for you, your family, or your business.

Click the Buy Now button below to purchase "BJ Bucks" to use as payment towards your next class!  You can buy "BJ Bucks" in increments of $25.

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