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AmTex Training offers NRA and USCCA firearms training courses. These courses teach you the principles of safe gun handling and shooting which will help you develop the attitude, knowledge and skills for the safe use of firearms.

AmTex classes can teach you what you need to know for a safe and enjoyable shooting experience.


Courses are for adults who are not disqualified from possessing a firearm as defined by applicable federal, state or local law and are of good repute.  And minors with parent/guardian permission and proper supervision by the parent /guardian.



John Bidmead


Started shooting with the Boy Scouts


His training resume includes over 500 Hr. instruction by

Gordon Carrell, Rod Pincus, Brian Hoffner, Ben Branam, Tom Givens, Gabe Suarez, Paul Carlson, Spencer Keepers, Karl Rehn, John Daub, Larry Vickers


Worked as and diver-medic/EMT for commensal diver company and Tactical Aid Course from Kerry Davis at Dark Angel Medical.


Certified Instructor:

NRA: Basic Pistol Shooting, Personal Protection In The Home, Personal Protection Outside The Home and Personal Protection Outside The Home

USCCA:  Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals

Texas License to Carry a Handgun

TEXAS School Safety Certification


Winston, Basset Hound

Lead Howling Instructor


Petsmart Obedience school graduate. Professional hole digger, master harmonizer, all-around troublemaker and man's best friend.

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