Minnesota Gun Training By Andrew Rothman

What Students Say about Andrew's Class

The following quotes were collected from students who have the class over the last six years.
"Every aspect of the class was articulated and taught better than any college professor i've ever seen."
"[The class] answered 99% of my questions regarding carrying. The ones that I have now, I get answered in a matter of minutes on mngun.com."
- Alan W.
"Andrew is totally dedicated to upholding our right to carry law. His class is informative, empowering and interpersed with humor. He provides all the information needed to obtain a permit. Even where to go in your county to take the application to. Thanks Andrew for everthing. I am now a gun carrying citizen!"
- Kathi R., 56
"REALLY GREAT carry permit class. We were both highly impressed with the way that you effectively taught us so much in such a short time period. You really know the laws and practices, but you are also a GREAT instructor -- very organized, interesting, flexible, and humorous."- Jim, St. Paul
" The class really made me think, both about the fallout of a defensive gun use, and about various scenarios that might warrant a DGU. I strongly recommend Andrew's class."
- P.L., 42-year old husband and father"
"I would suggest anyone considering a gun for any situation, hunting, target or defense to take Andrew's class. He keeps things relevant and informative."
- J.R., Chanhassen Legion
"I enjoyed Andrew's teaching style. He made everyone in the class feel comfortable."
- Kathi R., 56
"Concise, precise and professional. A carry class for the thinking man (or woman)."- John G.
"Andrew is an excellent teacher. He explains important materials in detail and demonstrates handgun usage, cleaning, and mechanics in an understandable manner."
- Marty L.
"Keep up the good work. We need more people like you that can discuss all aspects of firearms with a wide variety of people, and do so intelligently."
- Paul*, 23

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"Andrew is a top notch instructor, I am on my way towards a career in law enforcement and his expertise rivals those whom I had as instructors in skills training."
"My dad...learned way more in your class for his renewal then he did the first time taking the class [from another instructor]."
- Sam*

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"Andrew conducted a excellent class, top notch."
- Jesse P.
"Andrew is incredibly knowledgeable and provided a solid understanding of the course material."
"As a retired teacher and an active motorcycle instructor, I recognize effective teaching, and Mr. Rothman's class definitely exemplified that. I received and benefited from a lot of useful information. Thanks!"
-Harold*

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"I would recomend this class to family members, because he made it easy to become confortable around something most people consider taboo to touch."
"Andrew has designed and does deliver an excellent class. He cares that his students learn and become proficient in safely handling and using handguns."
- Marty L.
"Andrew provides a comfortable yet forthright learning experience to people from any walk of life. With a strong focus on the legal, practical, and emotional aspects of firearm carry and use, Andrew's class is an excellent choice for those who are interested in taking personal responsibility for their own safety yet are concerned about the stereotypical 'gun culture.'"
- Nick*, 27

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"Andrew is very thorough and cares about what he's teaching. I learned a lot and feel more comfortable with guns than I did before taking the class."
- Carl*, 25

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"I would highly recommend Andrew's class. He is knowledgeable, and is patient in teaching even the most inexperienced beginner safe gun handling techniques."
- Jane*, 51

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"If you're unsure carrying is right for you take the beginners class first... once you do you will be able to make an informed choice. Andrew is a great trainer, and helps women feel comfortable in class and at the range. I highly recommend him!"
- Lisa, St. Paul"
"The class was amazing, and I feel that it was a great learning experience that anybody can benefit from, whether they carry or not."- Matthew M.
"I felt I received thorough instruction with emphasis in the right areas. I left the class with a feeling that I'd be much less inclined to use a gun in a defensive situation, and that's a good thing, I think."
- P.L., 42-year old husband and father"
"I really appreciated the time you took with me and the other gal in our class, letting us try each of the handguns you had, and your patience in teaching us to shoot. I didn't feel awkward being such a beginner because of your patience. I also appreciated your opinion in choosing a handgun. (I did purchase the Taurus PT111, and am getting quite good at shooting it. I outscore my boyfriend every time we go to the range.) Thanks for giving me the confidence to learn to protect myself."
- Jane*, 51

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"Andrew is doing a great job. I have referred many people to him, and everyone that has taken his class has only positive things to say about it."
"Andrew is very dedicated to seeing that people get their carry permit, and I know that he does not just pass everyone through...he wants to know that the person is going to be able to operate a gun and be a responsible gun carrier before he signs off on the certificate."
- Kathi R., 56
"The instruction is very good, and Andrew never turns you away when you have a question, even though you're not a [current] student and have had your permit for quite a while."
- L.K., Minneapolis
"Take this class, you won't regret it."
- Mike O., Savage"
"Andrew knew his stuff, and taught a very good class. He teaches with a fun attitude, and seems to really enjoy teaching the permit to carry class. Thanks, Andrew."
- Geoff B.
"I thought Andrew was very interesting, and kept the topic interesting."
- Edward F., 58
Health Care Professional
"I'm glad I took it, and have told others about his class."
- Skip H., 60
"Your lively presentation style, combined with expert knowledge and experience, made the class both effective and entertaining."
-Harold*

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"Andrew's class was to the point and covered all relevant material related to the conceal and carry right. I have, and will continue to, recommend others to take his class..."
"Andrew is very knowledgeable and thorough. He's easy-going and makes learning fun. When asking him a question he takes the time to carefully listen before providing an answer and includes additional info for clarity where needed."
- Lisa, St. Paul"
"This does not seem to be a hobby or a job for Andrew, it's his passion. He strongly believes in the Second Amendment, and it shows in his presentation of the course materials and in his continuous active participation of political process."
- P.L., 42-year old husband and father
"I already have and I continue to [recommend the class]. I don't think anyone else provides anything more that one needs and they all seem to charge more money."
"Andrew's class is very beneficial and covers every aspect you could possibly want to learn about handguns. If [a topic] is not originally set in the curriculum, he is more then happy to include it if you have questions about it. His class is for the person who wants to learn, not the person that just wants to take the class and get the permit as quick as possible."
- Sam*

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"Andrew thoroughly covers all aspects of getting a permit, the mechanics of actually carrying a handgun, the legal use of lethal force, and the ramifications of a defensive gun use. Perhaps most importantly, Andrew makes you really think about the obligations and considerations of exercising the right to carry."
- P.L., 42-year old husband and father
"Good class with great detail, and enough time was taken to allow the info to sink in."
"Great class. Time well spent, and I appreciate the ability to ask you questions even after taking the class."
"The class was great. I feel I can refer you to anyone, and compared to the level of knowlege other instructors posess, I feel I got a good deal."
"Well presented, informative, and taught in a manner that kept it interesting."- Matthew M.
"Keep focusing on the legal and practical aspects of firearm carry and use. We don't need more Rambos, and you present an excellent alternative to instructors who would scare away people who would otherwise become allies."
- Nick*, 27

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"The instruction I received, when compared to the training my husband had from another instructor, was infinitely better."
- L.K., Minneapolis
"Andrew's class covers everything you need to know. He knows his stuff and makes sure you do too. Great instructor!"
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