All CCW classes offered by Action Defense meet or exceed the State of Ohio requirements.  All of our classes are taught by  Certified Instructors, are 8 hours  in duration including 2 hours of range time.  Simply fulfill the requirements and  pass your test to earn your Certificate of Competency!   We make our classes not only informative, but also interactive and fun. ​This class is also recommended  to those who only want a gun safety course or as a refresher.

We also offer private or semi private pistol instruction and do our best to work with your schedule. Our instructor will work with you one on one or in a group of 4 or less- your choice!    This is a highly recommended course for those who have takien the CCW Class, or anyone wishing to gain confidence with their firearm, or as refresher course.

About Us

Doug Murillo


NRA Certified Instructor

USCCA Certified Instructor 

NRA Certified Range Safety Officer

Ohio Concealed Carry Class in Cleveland

At Action Defense LLC in Cleveland, our mission is your personal safety, and the safety of those around you.  We are not here to turn you into a combat soldier, or an expert marksman, but rather to ensure that you can defend yourself and your loved ones with a handgun safely and legally.  
We also understand that guns are not for everyone and we  strongly advocate for gun alternative (non –lethal) protection as well.  Coming soon, you will be able to visit our online store you will be able to shop for safe, non-lethal self-protection products for you and your family. We are truly excited about this.

​Veteran owned and operated


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We are Veteran Owned

Our owner Doug is  a Veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. who qualified as an expert rifle and pistol shooter.

We Truly Care

Our life experiences have brought us to open Action Defense.  Our mission is your personal safety and the safety of those around you. It is not only your right to defend yourself but your duty to do it safely and responsibly.

Our Low Rates

We keep our overhead low and extend the savings on to you.   Our low prices are all-inclusive, you don’t have to worry about all the extras, we got you covered!  

Our Promise to You

We promise to always provide value and outstanding service.  

Your Personal Safety is our MIssion!

Parma Hts. OH



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