Ryan Prail

Whether it is the first hit on target in a competition or the first hit in a deadly force encounter, First Hit Shooting Academy has the training and resources that are right for you.

As a law enforcement officer and firearms instructor, you will be given current instruction with techniques that are backed by real world experience.


  • Police Officer 2001 to present
  • Certified firearms instructor 2005 to present
  • Advanced pistol recertification 2015
  • MN BCA certified instructor 2015
  • NRA certified firearms instructor 2016
  • SWAT operator 2005-2011
  • SWAT firearms instructor 2005-2011
  • Defensive Tactics/Use of Force instructor 2015
  • 2016 American Marksman semi-finalist

Contact us to schedule your lesson or class.