“Bob Irwin is certified by the National Rifle Association as a civilian handgun, shotgun, home defense and firearms safety instructor as well as a Training Counselor (instructor trainer). He is also certified by Nevada Peace Officer Standards and Training as a law enforcement firearms instructor & instructor trainer. He holds instructor certificates from the Nevada Attorney Generals Office and the Utah Department of Public Safety.
Bob currently operates The Gun Store in Las Vegas, Nevada and oversees their classes for training of Concealed Firearm Permit applicants for the states of Nevada, Utah and Florida. He has taught firearms and use of force in 28 police academies over his 35 year career as well as training thousands of Security Officers in those subjects. Bob actively trains law enforcement security and civilian firearms instructors.
Bob attended Oregon Technical Institute in Oregon for gunsmith training and became a Las Vegas resident in 1971.
Over the years he has been granted two U. S. firearms design Patents, done contract design work for several firearm manufacturers and authored of more than eighty published articles addressing firearms safety, training, tactics and use of force issues. He recently retired from the Constable’s Office in Boulder Township, Nevada and is also a retired Bailiff for Clark County Justice Courts. Bob has testified as an expert witness in numerous criminal and civil court cases involving the use of firearms.”