Hard Target Defensive Systems

Hard Target Defensive Systems

5.0 (4)
13 employees

About this pro

A full service provider of defensive tactics training, providing real world self defense training to civilians, law enforcement and the military. Offering training from safety and awareness training thru certified firearms programs. 

All of our programs are designed for the specific student or group and are designed to streamline the process of becoming a Hard Target. 

The founder of Hard Target Defensive Systems, Charles Johnson,  brings decades of experience both as a multi-environment operator and as a world wide presentor of various defensive tactics material. Designing acclaimed programs for all types of people in a variety of professions and situations. 

Being able to provide training that enables attendees to be safe and confident.

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Andover, NJ 07821
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4 Reviews


  • Sarah McNulty

    Very informative presentation for our group of nurses.

  • Carol C.

    Great experience, peace if mind as my daughter goes off to college.

  • Rosemarie Mazzei

    He was very clear in his instructions and patient with me as a newcomer. I found him pleasant to everyone. I was able to learn quickly which made me very happy.

  • Maria Quick

    Charlies is a very informative and knowledgeable instructor. He is excellent with his communication and is able to understand the needs of the individual student. I would highly recommend Hard Target.


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