Shooting Training Solutions Limited

0844 5874525

Shooting Training Solutions are primarily providers of Firearms Training. We are the only independent Company dealing solely in Firearms Training to have been accredited with UKAS ISO 9001- 2015 in the UK.

Shooting Training Solutions were the first company in the UK to offer a Maritime Firearms Familiarization, Competency and Refresher Course to Privately Contracted Armed Security Personnel (PCASP). We are proud to have trained some 4,500+ individuals in Firearms Training and are rivalled by none. The high standard of training, and the 98.8% feedback satisfaction from course participants says it all.

We run the following courses, or tailor make courses for you:

The Ultimate Special Forces Firearms Experience.

Special Forces Firearms Experience

Bespoke Firearms Course.

2-Day Land-based Firearms Course 

Competency Firearms Course.

Film Acting & Extras Firearms Course 

Police Firearms Training.

Pistol Courses.

Personnel Development Course.

Corporate Day.

Maritime Firearms Competency Course (Full Course) 

Maritime Firearms Refresher Course 

Dates and booking places on line at if no dates show please get in touch at or ring 0840 5874525.

Mark 'Nobby' Knowles Director and Training Instructor of Shooting Training Solutions has some 33 years of Military service in UK Special Forces and the Royal Marines.

His Operational service stretches from the Falklands war in 1982, to serving in every Major conflict since, including 4 tours of Afghanistan. MK served for 5 years as the Chief Instructor of the Special Boat Service and 2 years as the senior SBS Instructor at 22 SAS. He has trained numerous individuals in an array of Firearms, Close Protection and under cover Operations, having gained immeasurable expertise in these areas from personal experience.

He has been decorated with MSM, QCB, Campaign Medals, Bars and Commendations for his service.

Courses by this Provider (10)

Maritime Firearms Competency Course (Full Course) - 1 Day

4.9454 (293) Reviews
Qualification: Maritime Firearms Competency Qualification
Shooting Training Solutions were the first company to provide the Maritime Firearms Competency Course in the UK. STS is the only company who solely deals in Firearms training in the UK to have been awarded ISO 9001-2015 ... (read more)

Maritime Refresher Course - 1 Day

4.9766 (128) Reviews
This course is open to anyone who has successfully completed and passed ANY Maritime Firearms Competency Course with any company. This is the annual certification needed to continue working in the Maritime Industry as a ... (read more)

Bespoke Firearms Courses - Using various weapons systems, pistols and M4's

4.9922 (128) Reviews
This course is open to anyone, weather you are interested in Firearms, looking for some training in Firearms or specialised Firearms Training in any field of life. Your dedicated instructor will create a package to suit ... (read more)

Land Based Firearms Competency Course 2-Day

5.0000 (8) Reviews
Qualification: Land based Firearms Competency Certificate
This course is designed in cooperation with some of the leading Security Company providers. The requirement was to provide a 2-day course to bring Security Contractors up to date with the weapon systems that are currentl ... (read more)

The Ultimate Special Forces Firearms Experience

5.0000 (17) Reviews
“The Ultimate Special Forces Firearms Experience” This package is unique and run and hosted by a former Special Boat Service operative. MK “Nobby” Director of Shooting Training Solutions who will be your host and ... (read more)