Klint Macro has over 36 years of trigger time and is a Trainer, Instructor, Presenter, Author, Personal Defense Network Contributor, Voice of the L.A.S.R. Software, and the founder of the Trigger Pressers Union.
As an NRA Certified Training Counselor* and Refuse To Be A Victim Regional Counselor, he trains hundreds of NRA Instructors annually to conduct NRA Certified Safety and Firearms Courses. Klint is also a Senior Training Counselor for the United States Concealed Carry Association (USCCA) and a Trainer for the National Muzzleloading Rifle Association (NMLRA), training and certifying Instructors to teach their respective curriculums.
As an NRA Advanced Pistol Instructor, NRA Certified Instructor*, USCCA Certified Firearms Instructor, Project Appleseed Rifle Instructor, NMLRA Instructor, Pennsylvania Game Commission Hunter/Trapper Education Instructor, CMP GSM (Garand/Springfield/Military Rifle) Master Instructor, and JROTC Marksmanship Instructor, Klint has instructed hundreds of shooters offering a wide range of curriculums and events from a variety of organizations to individuals, clubs, and associations.
Klint is a Defensive Pistol Coach through I.C.E. Training. With this certification, he conducts the I.C.E. Fundamentals of Home Defense, and I.C.E. Fundamentals of Concealed Carry Course, both of which were developed by trainer and educator, Rob Pincus and based upon the methodology of the famed Combat Focus Shooting Program. In 2018, Klint joined the ranks of PDN (www.personaldefensenetwork.com) Contributors who conducted classes on the 2018 PDN Tour. Recently, Klint has been a member of the development team of the new USCCA Defensive Shooting Fundamentals Program, also developed by Rob Pincus.
He has vast experience working with individual shooters, marksmen, operators, competitors, and everyday Law Abiding Citizens in a variety of disciplines; instructing and coaching a diverse clientele ranging in ages, mobilities, and mindsets. Recently, Klint was honored to speak at the 2017 NRA Trainer Update at the NRA Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA and he conducted 2 seminar per day at the Inaugural NRA Carry Guard Expo in Milwaukee, WI in August of 2017. Klint is also one of the “first round” appointed NRA Practical Pistol Coaches, offering customized safe and ethical “Practical” training to individual law abiding citizens.
As one of the USCCA’s top Training Counselors, Klint was called upon by the USCCA to act as a “Facilitator” to help train Training Counselor Candidates for their 2016 and 2017 Training Counselor Workshops in West Bend, WI and 2018 Training Counselor Workshops in Pittsburgh, PA and Las Vegas, NV. Klint was a featured presenter at the 2018 USCCA Expo in Louisville, KY.
Locally, Klint serves as 1st VP of the Allegheny County Sportsmen’s League, and serves on the Board of Firearms Owners Against Crime (FOAC).
*NRA Certifications: Pistol (Basic and Advanced), Rifle, Shotgun, Personal Protection Inside The Home, Personal Protection Outside The Home, Home Firearms Safety, Refuse To Be A Victim, Range Safety Officer, Chief Range Safety Officer, Metallic Cartridge Reloading, Shotgun Shell Reloading, Certified Muzzleloader, Practical Pistol Coach Development Staff
Member of the International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors, NRA Benefactor Life Member, Firearms Owners Against Crime Life Member, Gun Owners of America Life Member, United States Concealed Carry Association, U.S. Law Shield, National Muzzleloading Rifle Association, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, Unified Sportsmen of Pennsylvania, Logan’s Ferry Sportsmen’s Club, Vandergrift Sportsmen’s Association, Sinnemahoning Sportsmen’s Association, F. & A. M. Driftwood Lodge #532, F. & A. M. Plum Creek-Monroeville #799, M.E.H.P. Gateway Chapter #285, Mt. Moriah Council #2, Duquesne Commandry #72.