Peter Tanaka is a veteran of the 82d Airborne Division and Retired Police Master Sergeant.  He is Certified as an NRA Pistol Instructor, a Connecticut Conservation Education Instructor and a Shaolin Kempo Karate Instructor (3d degree black belt). 

Jeff Smith is a US Navy veteran and an employee of Eastern Connecticut State University.  He is Certified as an NRA Pistol Instructor and a life long hunter and firearms enthusiast. 

Our  Facilities

The ECSC Rifle / Pistol Range is used for the practical portion of the course.

Our Staff

The Eastern Connecticut Sportsman's Club (ECSC) serves as our Primary classroom and range.

Terry W. Neu, PhD, is a Professor of Special Education at Sacred Heart University.  He is Certified as an NRA Pistol Instructor, assisted in the development of the International Hunter Safety Instructor Development Program and is a Shaolin Kempo Karate Instructor (3d degree black belt).