Instructor Bios

BASICS: Range and Gun is proud to have an excellent staff of professional gun and firearm instructors. All are extremely qualified, but more importantly to us, are extraordinary instructors; observant, kind, patient, articulate and love helping and training others.

Below are their bios and certifications. If you have any additional questions about our instructors or our classes please contact us.

The Guys At BASICS:

Robert Monforte (Chief Instructor)

Our Chief Instructor is a retired, combat veteran who served in both the Navy & Army. Robert is USCCA & NRA certified as an instructor. He is also the owner of Add Some Brass Defensive Arms LLC. He’s patient, observant, professional, and someone who will be available to you during and after you’ve completed your training. Maintaining safety and security while learning and having fun are the hallmarks of this leader. You gain a resource when you choose Basics Range and Gun and Add Some Brass Defensive Arms LLC for your defensive arms training.