SAF Training Division's National Officers

bob boilardBob Boilard - Program Director / National Master Instructor

Bob Boilard is an NRA Training Counselor, a National Master Firearms Instructor and also the Director of Operations for the SAF Training Division. Bob is a veteran of the United States Army and has been shooting since his parents bought him his first rifle at the age of 13. While in the Army he qualified as a sharpshooter and has been hooked ever since - as he says; "Once you've got the fever, there is NO CURE".

After leaving the military he had a 25 year career in military electronics with companies like Teledyne, Parlex & LaBarge Manufacturing; designing flexible printed circuits for various projects like the navigation system for the Tomahawk Cruise Missile, Patriot Missile Systems, AH-64 Apache Helicopter, Hubble telescope, the Space Shuttle and many more. His days as the Supervisor of Engineering for a 100 million dollar company was satisfying and very challenging at all times. Bob also spent 25 years on a sideline business as a mobile disc-jockey and videographer doing weddings, anniversaries and oh those singles dances. 

Bob has been married to his wife of 21 years, has 3 children, 5 grand-children and runs 2 businesses including Defensive Strategies, LLC and a high tech company called i4Market, LLC which does website design, hosting, collocation and marketing services. Bob has been a member the FBI InfraGard team for the last 5 years and also works as a New Hampshire Armed Private Investigator.

Some of Bob's experience and certifications are:

  • SAF Training Division National Master Instructor

    • SAFTD Methods of Instruction (MOI) (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Defensive Handgun Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Defensive Carbine Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Defensive Shotgun Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Precision Rifle Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Range Master Development Course (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Range Officer (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD S.A.F.E. Situational Alertness for Everyone Instructor Development Course

  • NRA Training Counselor

    • NRA Advanced Pistol Instructor
    • NRA Basic Pistol (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Basic Rifle (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Basic Shotgun (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Home Firearm Safety (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Refuse to be a Victim Regional Counselor
    • NRA Refuse to be a Victim Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Personal Protection in the Home (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Personal Protection Outside of the Home (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Hunter Clinic Instructor
    • NRA Metallic Cartridge Reloading (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Shotgun Shell Reloading (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Range Safety Officer (Student and Instructor Levels)

  • Homeland Security / FEMA / FBI / NCTC

    • FBI Northeast Summit for Cyber Security, Critical Infrastructure and Counter-Terrorism
    • FBI / InfraGard Active Shooter Awareness and Preparation
    • FBI / InfraGard Critical Incident Planning
    • FBI Range Day - Fort Devens (FBI SWAT)
    • Active Shooter Response FEMA/DHS EMI
    • Active Shooter - What can you do / FEMA/DHS EMI
    • Active Shooter Workshop / Homeland Security - NPPD Office of Infrastructure Protection
    • Workplace Violence Awareness / FEMA/DHS EMI
    • Preparing for Mass Casualty Incidents / FEMA/DHS EMI
    • Counter-Terrorism Workshop - National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC)
    • Multi-Hazard Emergency Planning for Schools / FEMA/DHS EMI
    • National Incident Management System (NIMS) / FEMA/DHS EMI
    • Mass Casualty Incidents for Schools & Higher Education / FEMA/DHS EMI
    • Retail Security Awareness / FEMA/DHS EMI

  • Additional Training

    • (IALEFI) Master Instructor Development Course
        - (International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors)
    • SABRE PSA Instructor (OC)
    • SABRE College Safety Program Instructor
    • Ultimate Training Munitions (UTM) Certification
    • SDTS Reality Check Combatives - SDC
    • SDTS Guardian Weapon Retention - SDC
    • Association of Defensive Shooting Instructors (ADSI)
    • Massachusetts State Police BFS Instructor
    • U.S. Concealed Carry Association Instructor
    • (S.A.F.E) Shooting And Firearms Educators Certified Instructor
    • Handgun Combatives w/ Dave Spaulding
    • Rangemaster Certified Firearms Instructor
    • Critical Defense Institute (various)
    • Emergency Care and Safety Institute (ECSI) CPR/AED & First Aid
    • American Heart Association Certified CPR/AED & Emergency First Aid
    • New England Institute of Bail Enforcement Certified Instructor
    • Certified Bail Enforcement & Fugitive Recovery Agent
    • New Hampshire Armed Private Investigator
    • Psalm 144:1 - Matthew 10:28

Bob is fully insured through the NRA, U.S.C.C.A & Lockton insurance companies, Bob holds Concealed Carry licenses in New Hampshire, Maine, Utah, Arizona & Massachusetts and is also a proud member of the following Organizations:

  • The National Rifle Association
  • InfraGard / Federal Bureau of Investigations
  • InfraGard National Members Alliance
  • International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors (IALEFI)
  • NH Tactical Arts Group
  • Wilson Hill Pistol Club
  • Gun Owners of NH (NRA Affiliate)
  • Board of Directors at LFGC, Inc.
  • Oath Keepers
  • Second Amendment Foundation
  • Second Amendment Sisters
  • Shooting And Firearms Educators (S.A.F.E.)
  • United States Concealed Carry Association

chet2aRobert "Chet" Wilson - Director of Finance / National Master Instructor

Mr. Wilson has over three decades of firearms training and safety training coupled with real world experience in military, law enforcement and the civilian security sector. He currently is a professional firearm instructor and Owner of SHOOT NJ LLC.

  • SAF Training Division National Master Instructor
    • SAFTD Methods of Instruction (MOI) (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Defensive Handgun Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Defensive Carbine Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Defensive Shotgun Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Precision Rifle Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Range Master Development Course (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Range Officer (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD S.A.F.E. Situational Alertness for Everyone Instructor Development Course
    • SAFTD Armorer

  • NRA Training Counselor

    • NRA Basic Pistol (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Basic Rifle (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Basic Shotgun (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Home Firearm Safety (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Refuse to be a Victim Regional Counselor
    • NRA Refuse to be a Victim Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Personal Protection in the Home (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Personal Protection Outside of the Home (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Metallic Cartridge Reloading (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Shotgun Shell Reloading (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Range Safety Officer (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Rifle Coach (L1)
    • NRA Range Development & Operations Conference, Buffalo NY

  • Other Training

    • US Army-Military Police School Fort McCellan Al
    • Military Police Counter Sniper Course Fort Meade MD                                                 
    • NJ Title 2C and use of lethal force statutes, NJ Title 39
    • SRT (Special Reaction Team) Ft Dix 532 MP Co
    • Dynamic Entry, Breaching technique (US Army)
    • Close Quarters Combat (US Army)
    • Tactical Rappelling (US Army)
    • Basic First Aid/CPR (ARC)
    • NJ Reserve Police Training (Bergen County PD Academy)
    • NJ Emergency Medical Tech (EMT-BLS), Firefighter I, II, Vehicle Extraction, Heavy Rescue
    • Law Enforcement Precision Rifle NY SP
    • Executive / Dignitary Protection Course (30 hours), American Institute Executive Protection
    • Field Manager/Physical Security Specialist and trainer for Omega Group Services Ft Lee NJ
    • AR Platform Armor HCI
    • 1911 Platform Armor (Sig NH)
    • Civilian Marksmanship Program Master Rifle Instructor, Camp Perry OH
    • National First Aid Council CRP/AED, First Aid Instructor
    • Psalm 113:9 - Hebrews 13:2

WilliamMartin2William (Bill) Martin  - National Master Instructor

Bill is a father of three, a grandfather, and finish millwork carpenter for 20 years. Bill owned and operated Quality Custom Carpentry and MFG Corp for 15 years, Bill has been a partner owner of 2nd Amendment Holsters and Gun Leathers since 2011.  Bill has spent countless hours as a student and an instructor of firearms safety and defensive skills. Bill enjoys teaching students and instructors of all ages to use firearms safely and effectively.  Bill believes people should learn how to effectively defend themselves whether they are armed with a tool or not. Training your mind is equally as important as training your body.

  • SAF Training Division National Master Instructor

    • SAFTD Methods of Instruction (MOI) (Student and Instructor Levels
    • SAFTD Defensive Handgun Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Defensive Carbine Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Defensive Shotgun Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Precision Rifle Master Instructor (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Range Master Development Course (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD Range Officer (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • SAFTD S.A.F.E. Situational Alertness for Everyone (Student and Instructor Levels)

  • NRA Appointed Training Counselor:

    • NRA Basic Pistol (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Basic Rifle (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Basic Shotgun (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Home Firearm Safety (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Refuse to be a Victim Instructor
    • NRA Personal Protection in the Home (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Personal Protection Outside of the Home (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Metallic Cartridge Reloading (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Shotgun Shell Reloading (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer (Student and Instructor Levels)
    • NRA Range Safety Officer (Student and Instructor Levels)

  • Other Credentials & Accomplishments

    • Chief Instructor at Defensive Training Solutions
    • Hojutsu Black Belt
    • School Attacker Response Course (S.A.R.C.) Instructor
    • Rangemaster Certified Pistol Instructor
    • Sabre CSAP Instructor
    • National Safety Council Firstaid/CPR/AED Instructor
    • NRA Winchester Marksmanship Distinguished Expert Pistol
    • NRA Winchester Marksmanship Distinguished Expert Defensive Pistol 1
    • NRA Winchester Marksmanship Distinguished Expert Defensive Pistol 2
    • Completed NRA Defensive Pistol Course
    • Completed  Mad Duck  Defensive Pistol Course
    • Completed  Mad Duck  Dynamic Trauma course
    • Tactical Carbine 1 Mad Duck
    • Tactical Carbine 2 Mad Duck
    • Rangemaster Dynamic Handgun
    • Rangemaster Defensive Shotgun
    • John Farnam Defensive Handgun Course
    • Completed S.A.R.C. Course (School Attacker Response Course)
    • Force-on-Force Simunition Training, Tier 2 Training
    • The Bulletproof Mind Seminar (Dave Grossman)
    • Ohio License to Carry a Concealed Handgun
    • Defensive Solutions LLC Urban Rifle
    • Defensive solutions LLC Urban Shotgun
    • The Armed Parent/Guardian Course
    • Earned the DTI Red Pin
    • American Red Cross, First Aid/CPR/AED  certified for adult, child & infant
    • Second Amendment Foundation Member
    • Second Amendment Foundation Training Division Member
    • Member, Armed Citizens Legal Defense Network
    • Member USPSA
    • NRA Recruiter
    • Second Call Defense Recruiter
    • Owner 2nd Amendment Stuff LLC. Holsters and Firearms accessories
    • John 3:6-7
    • Joshua 24:15

marcadlerMarc Adler / National Legal Director and Instructor

Born and raised in South Florida, Marc Adler, is the Chief Operating Officer of Machine Gun America and President of Allan Adler Consulting. His firm specializes in firearms law and compliance. Marc also serves as the General Council and Vice President of Government Relations for Ammunition Depot  based in Boca Raton, FL. Previously, Adler was the Chief Executive Officer of a start up health care company called Trackdox, specializing in the secure transfer of electronic medical records.

Adler has a passion for the firearms industry and is constantly working to insure compliance with all applicable laws. More importantly, he is dedicated to inform the public about the importance of the second amendment. He has attended numerous lectures and schools focusing on the law of self defense or the fundamentals of combat shooting. Adler is proud to be an SAFTD and NRA Training Counselor who strives to deliver the very best to his students. Marc is always looking to attend new training courses, most recently, Adler graduated from Dave Spaulding’s exclusive Combative Pistol Firearms Course.

Prior to attending law school at the University of Florida Levin College of Law,  Adler graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a minor in Criminology. During his undergraduate studies, Adler served as Student Body President of the University of Florida and was the first student member of the University of Florida Board of Trustees. Marc is proud to be a Gator and along with this wife, Ashton, also a former UF Student Body President. They enjoy traveling and attend every Gator game they can.


14193621 1537875079571869 1464661508 nLisa Murphy / National Director of Women's Programs

I am a mother and full-time school teacher; giving me better insight to the female role of family dynamics, intricate operation of the school facility, the need for security, and the deep dedication to my educational profession and journey to empower myself and others in defensive firearms handling.

I am honored to have extensive firearms training with some of the most respected professionals in the industry.  I am honored to be the Director of the SAFTD Women’s Division to add to my other credentials:

  • SAFTD Defensive Pistol Instructor
  • SAFTD Defensive Carbine Instructor
  • Ohio’s SAFTD Asst. State Master Instructor
  • NRA Training Counselor
  • NRA Pistol Instructor
  • NRA Advanced Pistol Instructor
  • NRA Defensive Pistol
  • NRA Personal Protection Inside the Home Instructor
  • NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home Instructor
  • NRA Shotgun Instructor
  • NRA Rifle Instructor
  • NRA Muzzleloading Instructor
  • NRA Reloading Instructor
  • NRA Range Safety Officer Instructor
  • NRA Chief RSO Instructor
  • NRA Refuse to Be a Victim Instructor and Regional Counselor
  • FASTER Certified (Ohio’s Armed Teacher Program) at TDI
  • LOSD program
  • Lt. Dave Grossman’s Bullet Proofing Your Mind
  • Massad Ayoob's Mag-20
  • Massad Ayoob's Rules of Engagement Seminar
  • Polite Society Tactical Conference
  • Rangemaster IDW
  • Jeff Hall/Dave Grossman's Hojutsu multiple years

I have trained with Gabby Franco (Former Olympian), Lt. Col. Grossman, and with Chris Cerino (Top Shot, and OPOTA trainer). I have qualified as an NRA Distinguished Expert rating in handgun and had the privilege to assist as an instructor for the FASTER program since being certified in 2013.  

I don’t tell you these things to brag on myself, but rather to emphasize that I take my training very seriously and believe it is vital to continue training…after all, this is my life, or the life of a loved one, that might be at stake!

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