Jon Parra of SBTactical Introduces Medal of Honor Recipient Florent Groberg Last weekend was one for the books. Here at SBTactical we celebrated Veterans Day the entire weekend, attending all of the Veterans events in our hometown of Santa Barbara, CA. The Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation sponsored the annual parade, cemetery tribute ceremony, concert and […]
SBTactical Teams with LeadSlingers Whiskey to Support “The Thin Blue Line” at CATO 2016 There was a great line-up of instructors and debriefs for this year’s CATO 2016 conference in Reno, NV. The California Association of Tactical Officers (CATO), is a professional organization dedicated to improving tactics and safety through education, peer contacts, and the […]
“Replicate, Don’t Simulate” SBTactical is Shaping the Future of Training.
Urban Shield 2016 marked the 10th anniversary for the full-scale regional preparedness event and exercise assessing the overall Bay Area UASI Region's response capabilities related to multi-discipline planning, policies, procedures, organization, equipment and training.
SBTactical Recaps Experience at #NTOAKY Hosted in Louisville, Kentucky, NTOA 2016 turned out to be a great show and conference. Local and federal agencies in attendance included officers and operators from corrections, Military Teams, SWAT and other Specialty Units. From Chiefs to Sergeants all that attended were presented with 6 days packed with activities, opportunities, […]
National Active Shooter Response Company Keeps Training Local with Gaucho Police Officers SBTacticalTM is proud to have worked with the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) Police Department for the fifth year in a row for their annual active shooter response training. SBTactical continues to be thoroughly impressed with the progression of preparedness the university […]
A Conversation with Jon of SBTactical™ about NRA Membership & More
We are proud to say that SBTactical is now part of the NRA Business Alliance and Recruiter Program. While individually we had been NRA members since 2006, we are excited about these new opportunities as a company to reach more people and businesses within the alliance and within our...
More than a Competition, Hawthorne PD Teaches TacMed with SBTactical
AARTAC is hosted by AARDVARK TACTICAL, and is an annual 2-day Tactical Team Competition event. AARTAC 2016 consisted of 5 separate courses designed for 4 man teams.The Tactical Team Competition is an exclusive event to sworn law enforcement and military...
New Virtual Shooting Lounge, Entertaining and Empowering Modern Round is a virtual shooting range in an upscale lounge setting. They are opening this weekend, June 10 in Peoria, Arizona. This lounge and restaurant concept allow you to “shoot” virtually and be social setting at the same time, as Modern Round illustrates: “It’s just like shooting […]
We teamed up with EOTech for the "Night Vision Operators" course here at TacOps West. It has been an amazing experience here this year at TacOps West, which is a tactical training conference that includes 3 days of training, trade show and networking events. With over 30 training tracks taught by some...
Behind the Scenes: SBTactical Teams Up with @tactikayla
SBTactical teamed up with Kayla Bodron, police officer and avid firearms enthusiast this past weekend to shoot product videos for our new PRO SHOP. Bodron, who has achieved great social media success on her Instagram, @tactikayla, has been a big...