David “DC” Reed is a US government, civilian law enforcement, and NRA certified multi-weapons and tactics instructor. Over the years he has conducted basic through advanced training courses across the US and in select countries as a former private contractor and on behalf of the military. He works with private industry, military, law enforcement and has a 20 year background with SRT/SWAT. He has been a Missouri and Tennessee P.O.S.T. certified Instructor in Firearms, Special Tactics, Sniper, CCW, and Use of Force for more than thirty years.
DC currently holds a Missouri Class ‘A’ police commission and is a reserve peace officer in Missouri. He is a graduate of several military and LE training courses as well as notable civilian training such as Thunder Ranch, ATC, Action Targets, Surefire Institute, and Gunsite among others. He is a member of International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA), the NRA (Life member, current certified Firearms and Sniper instructor), National Association of Field Training Officers (NAFTO), and other professional organizations – as well as life member of the Big Piney Sportsman’s Club near Houston, MO.
DC has committed his life to training people on the proper and effective use of firearms. He firmly believes that this training results in a safer world and fewer lost lives.
TRANSCRIPT Hello again. I’m David Reed with Reed and Ward, the makers of CCW Guardian, the premier smartphone app ...On March 4, 2015 / By David Reed
Kel-Tec P-3AT Review by David C. Reed TRANSCRIPT Hello again, I’m David Reed with Reed and Ward, the makers ...On March 3, 2015 / By David Reed
by David C. Reed @dcrtag Teaching people a proactive mindset, tactical positioning, and critical thinking is the true focus ...On January 21, 2015 / By David Reed
by David C. Reed @dcrtag You are walking to your car when abruptly you hear a man shouting obscenities ...On January 21, 2015 / By David Reed
The Official Trailer introducing Reed & Ward’s Range Day Video Series. Reed & Ward’s Range Day began with the ...On January 1, 2015 / By David Reed
Reed’s Calendar Recycler – also known as “Wasted Days” or “Shot-at-a-Glance! This is a Target Discrimination training session and ...On January 1, 2015 / By David Reed
CCW Guardian. Train. Shoot. Log. Details matter. Hello I’m David Reed with Reed and Ward. This training session is ...On December 29, 2014 / By David Reed
This video demonstrates the importance of proper trigger reset to improve overall trigger control in a dry fire scenario ...On December 29, 2014 / By David Reed
This is the second dry fire demonstration video to help shooters obtain a better firing stance and work to ...On December 29, 2014 / By David Reed
It’s not a static world and standing still while being engaged by a threat can mean disaster. This is ...On December 29, 2014 / By David Reed
As a follow on to Tactical Movement this video is designed to simulate real world issues, obstacles, and urban/rural ...On December 29, 2014 / By David Reed
This is a live fire and a dry fire demonstration to illustrate how shooters must balance speed and accuracy. ...On December 30, 2014 / By David Reed