3 Rivers Tactical Training Solutions, Inc.

Pittsburgh, PA

The Pittsburgh area's premier firearms and tactical training provider.

Nov 1-2, 2014 - Home Defense / CQB

3T is offering a 2 day Home Defense / CQB course.  This class will consist of one day of training in a residential / work place setting, and one day of live fire training at the range.  Airsoft weapons will be used on day 1 to include force-on-force scenarios.  Airsoft weapons will be provided for students if needed.  Day 2 at the range will consist of live fire drills in a simulated structure, with a very heavy dose of shoot / no-shoot targets and reactive targets.

The vast majority of the drills will be 1 man exercises, but we will do some 2 man drills also.

Students may bring any quality pistol / rifle / shotgun that they feel is usable in a home defense capacity to use during the range portion of the course. If multiple platforms are brought, please provide at least 150 rounds for each.

Topics Covered

•    Developing a home / office security plan
•    Exterior movement
•    Slicing the pie
•    Threshold clearing
•    Room entries and clearing
•    Negotiating stairwells
•    “T” and “L” intersections
•    Hallway movement
•    Verbal Commands
•    Very heavy emphasis on threat discrimination
•    Link up procedures with family members and arriving law enforcement

Required Equipment

•    Wrap around eye protection or a full face mask is required for the airsoft training on day 1 
•    A quality pistol in at least 9mm caliber, with a minimum of 3 magazines
•    A quality, Outside The Waistband (OWB) kydex holster is required, as is a double pistol magazine pouch or two single pistol magazine pouches
•    150 rounds of quality pistol ammo
•    Eye and ear protection
•    A quality hand held flashlight and spare batteries
•    A weapon mounted pistol light, and holster that accommodates the light, are very – VERY – strongly recommended


Cost: $350, payable below or over the phone. Please read below for our cancellation and refund policy.

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In accordance with ITAR regulations, only United States citizens will be accepted into 3T classes.

All classes end with a night shoot on day 1.  The class hour vary upon time of year.  You will be notified of the class hours specific to your class approximately 2 weeks before the class. Range locations are subject to change.


  • Any customer who has registered for a course, or has made a down payment on a course, can cancel their registration or down payment and receive a full refund if 3T is contacted no less than 60 days prior to the start of the course.
  • If a customer cannot attend a course they have registered for, and there are less than 30 days before the start of the course, the customer will be allowed to reschedule for any of the same courses remaining on the schedule.  Even if the class the customer chooses to reschedule to is full, the customer will be allowed to attend that class. 
  • If 3T must cancel a course all customers who have signed up for, or made a down payment for, the cancelled course have two options to choose from:
  1. Customers can receive a 100% refund.
  2. Customers can reschedule to a later course of their choice.  Customers who choose this option will be compensated with a gift certificate good for one free day of training, redeemable at any 3T class of their choice.  Even if a course is full, the customer will be allowed to attend the course they choose. The gift certificate can be used to attend a 1 day course free of charge, to receive a 50% discount on any 2 day course, or to receive a 33% discount on any 3 day course.

If you have any questions about this policy, please contact 3T at info@3riverstraining.com or 412-925-0818 prior to registering for any course.