Phil Sheridan Ph.D.
CEO of Sheridan Arms LLC since 2001+ N.R.A. Certified Firearms Instructor and N.R.A. Certified Training Counselor + Federal Firearm Licensee + N.R.A. Chief Range Safety Officer (RSO) + Primary RSO for National shooting events such as Bulletfest, SOMG, among other shooting events. + Licensed from Handguns to Destructive devices + Advanced Combative Handgun instructor + Range of weapons experience and training in function, operation, safety and use of firearms for over 15 years.
Police Officer for over 25 years + N.R.A. Certified Firearms Instructor + Police Department Instructor + Police Academy Firearms Instructor + P.P.C.T. Defensive Tactics Instructor + P.P.C.T. Ground Fighting + P.P.C.T. Edged Weapons Defense + During his law enforcement career he has worked on patrol, field training, has served as a firearms instructor for the Police Academy, and is currently assigned to a specialized division within the Crime Prevention Unit. Throughout his service with the police department he has been recognized with the Life Saving Award and the Chief’s Accommodation for Valor.
18+ Years of law enforcement experience having served in Patrol, Investigations, Field Training, Special Enforcement, Supervision, and Use of Force Training + Over 16 yrs of Police & Civilian firearms and use of force instruction + State certified to instruct all law enforcement weapon and tactical systems from empty-hand defense to automatic weapons + 7 yrs of Emergency Services (S.W.A.T.) experience covering all facets of police special operations (entry, sniper, breaching, entry team leader, sniper team leader, mission planning as acting Team Commander) + Actively involved in over 250 real world S.W.A.T. missions + Numerous Department and State Awards