Simply Safe Group is a personal safety business offering classes in self-defense education and firearms skills training to the general public. Simply Safe Group has classes to accommodate all skill levels from beginners through intermediate and instructors who are certified through the National Rifle Association. Simply Safe's Concealed Carry (CCW) Class is based on the NRA's Basic Pistol Shooting Course and meets the training requirement to apply for a West Virginia Concealed Carry Permit. Classes are conducted in a comfortable, friendly and non-stressful atmosphere offering individualized attention to each student in the classroom and on the range.
Simply Safe Group was founded by Kristi Whisner, public school teacher, avid skeet shooter, and shooting sports enthusiast. Simply Safe Group's mission is to provide quality firearms education and skills training, to teach responsible gun ownership, and to empower individuals with vital information that can enable them to be aware and prepared to avoid a criminal attack, or to defend themselves if left with no other options. Remember... a firearm is a tool of last resort!
Kristi is a multi-disciplined shooting instructor through the National Rifle Association and has trained with some of the nation’s finest firearms and self-defense instructors including John Farquhar of Mad Duck Training, Larry Vickers of Red State Tactical, Ken Hackathorn, Tom Givens of Rangemaster, and in addition, has trained at numerous self-defense seminars conducted by Modern Defense Tactics, Safety Solutions Academy, and the Live Safe Academy. Her NRA Instructor certifications include: Home Firearm Safety, Pistol, Shotgun, Rifle, Personal Protection in the Home, Personal Protection Outside the Home and Refuse to Be A Victim.