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Classes

You won't find anything second rate at Apache Solutions. We are known for meeting the student at their current skill level and we push them to the next level. Our 1on1 training sessions are worth every penny, and our Classes are definitely something to not miss.

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Instructors

We have some of the world's most interesting instructors here at Apache Solutions. These professionals strive to be the best the industry has to offer. Each Instructor is handpicked to teach here at Apache Solutions.

Check out the "Meet the Cadre" Blog posts below.

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Facilities

Our Facilities are ever-growing and constantly getting better. Our classroom and training facility will aid in your personal and professional training, while our pro-shop will up fit you with all your shooting and tactical needs.

If you would like us to host you or if you would like to host us, contact us today!

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Upcoming Events

NC Concealed Carry Handgun Class

NC Concealed Carry Handgun Class

Earn your NC Concealed Carry with Apache Solutions! This class is designed to teach the Laws of Deadly force and the laws governing CC in NCRead More »
Glock Familiarization Class

Glock Familiarization Class

This is for the student that wants to learn more about the care and maintenance of their Glock firearm.Read More »
NC Concealed Carry Handgun Class

NC Concealed Carry Handgun Class

Earn your NC Concealed Carry with Apache Solutions! This class is designed to teach the Laws of Deadly force and the laws governing CC in NCRead More »
Recoil Management Workshop: 3 Hour Workshop

Recoil Management Workshop: 3 Hour Workshop

This 3 hour, 50 round workshop is designed to enhance the students ability to effectively manage the recoil of their handgun.Read More »
NC Concealed Carry Handgun Class

NC Concealed Carry Handgun Class

Earn your NC Concealed Carry with Apache Solutions! This class is designed to teach the Laws of Deadly force and the laws governing CC in NCRead More »
Elements of the Concealed Draw: 4 hr Workshop

Elements of the Concealed Draw: 4 hr Workshop

Purpose: This 4 hour, 100 round workshop is designed to enhance the students ability to effectively draw their handgun from concealment.Read More »

TRAIN LIKE A WARRIOR

"The Tribe" Blog

Why the name Apache?

By Tim Kelly | August 29, 2022

I get this question frequently and fail to elaborate it as well as I can on paper. So, why not just share an  excerpt from my journal discussing how and why Apache got its name.  The callsign for my last squad was Apache IV. I took great pride in this band of  degenerates. We fought…

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Best Practices

By apacheadmin | August 29, 2022

by Dan Brady of Apache Solutions  In policing, there’s been a list of “Best Practices” with regard to officer safety for decades. The purpose being to give officers an outline to follow in training while establishing officer safety habits that should last an entire career with minimal training upkeep. So, while there are tons of…

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The Instructors

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- Owner / Chief Instructor -
Tim Kelly

Tim Kelly is the owner of Apache Solutions Firearms Training in Yadkinville, NC. Tim started Apache in 2017 with the intention of creating a stronger and more competent armed society. He recognized the need for safe and effective firearms training in his community and structured his business accordingly. In 2021, Apache taught over 900 private sessions and 1100 students in classes throughout the year. A dedicated husband and father, Tim has a strong desire to lead and help others achieve their goals.

Major accomplishments:

  • OEF Combat Veteran, United States Marine Corps (2005-2013)
  • Associates Degree in Mechanical Engineering (2016)
  • GSSF Master Shooter (2018)
  • NRA Training Counselor (2019)
  • Top Shooter, Handgun Combatives Certified Instructor, 1/21 in the nation (2019, 2020)
  • Rangemaster Certified Master Firearms Instructor (2022)
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- Staff Administrator / Lead Instructor -
Frank Horvath

Frank Horvath is the staff administrator of Apache Solutions Firearms Training in Yadkinville, NC. Frank joined Apache in 2017. He was "volen-told" to start sharing knowedge and skills he learned from other prominate instructors and has never left. Apache's mission statement "To create a stronger and more competent armed society" helps guide all decisions with Apache Solutions. A dedicated husband and father, Frank also has a strong desire to lead and help others achieve their goals.

Major accomplishments:

  • Rangemaster Certified Master Firearms Instructor
  • NRA Certified Instructor - Pistol, Rifle, Chief Range Safety Office, Metallic Cartridge Reloading, Shot Shell Reloading
  • North Carolina Department of Justice Certified Concealed Carry Instructor
  • Glock Advanced Armorer

 

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Media Guru / Lead Instructor
Joel Hardison

Joel Hardison has been an involved instructor at Apache Solutions since 2019. He is an Apache instructor team lead and an NRA instructor. On top of that he has taken countless classes over the years from a wide range top quality instructors, from all across the nation that have left him equip with a wide knowledge base to help you achieve your goals. He also doubles as Apache’s media man, responsible for most of the videos and photos found across all of our online platforms. Rather you want to capture some great content of you running your handgun or learn how to run your handgun your in good hands with Joel!

Major accomplishments:

  • NRA Certified Instructor - Pistol

 

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Lead Instructor
David Church

David has been happily married for 26 years and self employed for 32. He runs two business including Church’s Concrete and D&M Rentals. He has been an avid rock climber for 20 years and started running in 2013 when he won his first triathlon. He became a handgun instructor in March of 2020 and have been working with students ever since. I have completed the NRA, Range master and Defense training international instructor courses. More importantly he's an Apache instructor. His goal is to help develop a solid set of essential skills in the students, that one day may help save their life or the life of a loved one.

“It’s in our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.”
⁃ Aristotle

Major accomplishments:

  • NRA Certified Instructor - Pistol
  • RangeMaster Instructor
  • Defensive Training International

 

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Lead Instructor / Apache East
Dan Brady

Dan Brady has spent his entire adult life as a public servant, from the Marine Corps Infantry and now over 22 years as a sworn law enforcement officer. Dan’s passion for self defense and handgun instruction started in 2006 as a police academy instructor in the state of Vermont and has collected instructor certification from everywhere from Blackwater to the DoD to Rangemaster. Dan joined the Apache Ranks officially in early 2020 and brings decades of passion for teaching with him. He’s a husband and father, an avid coffee drinker and collector of quality Whisky.

Major accomplishments:
  • Handgun Combatives Instructor
  • Rangemaster Instructor (Top Gun)
  • Modern Samurai Project Red Dot Instructor
  • Law of Self Defense Instructor

 

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Operations / Lead Instructor
"Juliet Foxtrot "

If you know, you know

 

Marksmanship is a lifelong hobby that is both a science and an art.

 

Major accomplishments:
  • Rangemaster Instructor
  • NRA Instructor - Pistol, Rifle, Chief Range Safety Officer
  • North Carolina Concealed Carry Instructor
  • Match Director in 2/3 Gun & EDC Matches

 

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Apache Solutions LLC

5239 US 601 HWY
Yadkinville, NC 27055

info@apachenc.com
Tel: 336-422-6859