Training Brief

Training Brief

Training Brief video series delivers knowledge to help drive improvement. Training Brief video series delivers knowledge to help drive improvement.

Training Brief
  • TB Ep 1 - Spalling

    Garett Schwindel of Kagwerks and Drew Estell of BAER Solutions discuss spalling as it relates to our use of cover.

  • TB Ep 2 - Mental Performance Part 1

    Dr. Seth Haselhuhn, SOCOM Mental Performance Coach, and Drew Estell, BAER Solutions, discuss training and the mental performance aspects that determine each shooter's success. This is part one of several hours of filming that covers many topics within mental performance and the psychology of succ...

  • TB Ep 3 - Mental Performance Part 2

    Dr. Seth Haselhuhn, SOCOM Mental Performance Coach, and Drew Estell, BAER Solutions, discuss training and the mental performance aspects that determine each shooter's success. This is part one of several hours of filming that covers many topics within mental performance and the psychology of succ...

  • TB Ep 4 - Trigger Control

    K├Ągwerks founder, Garett Schwindel, discusses the importance of maintaining complete focus throughout the entire trigger pull.

  • TB Ep 5 - Pistol High Ready

    Ryan Johnson, full time SRT Officer, and Drew Estell, founder of BAER Solutions, discussing and demonstrating the high ready with pistol. Focus is placed on presenting the gun at extension and acquiring the sights.

  • TB Ep 6 - IR Signaling

    Mike J. of Garand Thumb fame and Drew Estell of BAER Solutions talk about the different types of IR signaling devices such as strobes and chem lights they've used during their time in the military. Whether used on helmets or as a stand alone device, strobes and other marking devices have been a b...

  • TB Ep 7 - How to Survive HEALTH

    Survival is much more than having medical supplies on hand. Your overall health, including mental preparedness & toughness and your mindset are critical. Mike J, Active Duty Military, and Drew Estell, BAER Solutions, discuss health as one of the 5 basic needs of survival in this 5 part video ...

  • TB Ep 8 - Why Military Don't Shoot Competitions

    Dr. Seth Haselhuhn and Drew Estell from BAER Solutions discuss one of the main reason military, and most of us who train, don't shoot competitions. This comes down to several reasons of which can be ego, different level of stress and common misconceptions.

  • TB Ep 9 - Pistol Low Ready

    Ryan, SRT Officer, and Drew, former SOF, discuss training the low ready while shooting a pistol. There are several different considerations to keep in mind for concealed carriers, police, and military, as well as a couple ways to do it. Here they put it on the clock to show the differences and ho...

  • TB Ep 10 - How to Survive SURVIVAL

    Survival is much more than having medical supplies on hand. Your overall health, including what you can have on hand to ensure this, are critical. Mike J, Active Duty Military and Garand Thumb fame, and Drew Estell, BAER Solutions, discuss this as one of the 5 basic needs of survival in this 5 pa...

  • TB Ep 11 - How to Simulate Combat

    Dr. Seth Haselhuhn and Drew Estell from BAER Solutions discuss how some train to simulate combat on the flat range, and what we can actually do to add stress to our shooting. Cognitively, socially, and other ways.

  • TB Ep 12 - Thumb Pectoral Index CONCEALED

    Ian Strimbeck of Rune Nation LLC talks about the thumb pectoral index, which was originally developed by Craig Douglas of ShivWorks.

    We see a lot of shooters firing from the the hip and/or rib cage with the gun flat when practicing shooting from retention. While this method can be useful, it do...

  • TB Ep 13 - How to Survive PERSONAL PROTECTION

    Personal Protection is the most commonly trained skill for our community. In a survival context, there is a little more than just our normal training. Mike J, Active Duty Military, and Drew Estell, BAER Solutions, discuss this as one of the 5 basic needs of survival in this 5 part video series.

  • TB Ep 14 - How You Process Threats/Stress

    Dr. Seth Haselhuhn and Drew Estell from BAER Solutions discuss how we process threats and different stressors during shooting. A threat, is a threat, is a threat. Once we understand this, we can then gauge and improve our performance.

  • TB Ep 15 - Shooting and Mental Processing pt 1

    Garett Schwindel from Kagwerks and Drew Estell from BAER Solutions talk about mental processing and shooting in this first part, as well as a drill to work on this.