Rick Snipe is currently enlisted in the U.S. Army Reserve and has been for the last 17 years. During Rick’s Army career, he has two combat tours to Afghanistan and served as a Drill Sergeant at Fort Jackson, SC for nearly 4 yrs. Rick has trained in support of various elite units, both international and domestic throughout his military career.
Rick is the CEO/ Founder and Lead instructor for Snipe. His responsibilities include course development, system and process analyst, instructor development, and instructional oversight for all classes hosted under Snipe.
Rick brings a unique set as skills with both military training and instructor certifications making his training style one of a kind. It is his mission to deliver phenomenal education with an emphasis on safety. To all whom have a desire to gain knowledge and promote a society of safe firearm users within his training.
Rick is always looking for new and enhanced training to incorporate into to his self developed courses. So Rick Consistently trains with other top firearms instructors nationwide. Rick is currently certified in the following:
Maryland State Police Qualified Handgun Instructor
Basic Pistol Instructor
Basic Rifle Instructor
Advanced Carbine Instructor
Advanced Pistol Instructor
TCCC (Tactical Combat Casualty Care) Instructor
NRA (National Rifle Association) Instructor
Active Shooter Response Instructor
Anti Terrorism Level 1 Instructor
Women's Self Defense Instructor
Concealed Carry Instructor
I would like to thank South County Sportsmen for always supplying Snipe with all my firearm needs. If you are looking for a local FFL dealer South County is where to go!! Do me a favor follow their page and tell them I sent you!!!
All students are treated fairly and the same no matter their level experience
17 years in the Amry and still currently serving. 3 years as a Drill Sergeant. Multiple Combat tours training people in the US and abroad
Yes each class has it's own pricing standard
I became a certified trainer