STA Training Group 

 Learn From The Marine Scout Snipers 

STA was founded by former Marine Corps Scout Snipers who wanted to bring current shooting techniques and high marksmanship standards to not just military and law enforcement but most importantly, to our nation's largest line of armed defenders, the American citizen.


Featured Courses

Start your training today with our easy to choose from course list starting from beginner to advanced precision shooting. 



For the hunter who wants to improve field skills combined with precision rifle shooting

4 day course


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Percision Rifle Fighter


For the hunter who wants to improve field skills combined with precision rifle shooting

4 day course



Percision Rifle Fighter

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For the hunter who wants to improve field skills combined with precision rifle shooting

5 day course



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and shared knowledge. 

Meet The Trainers

Jerod Johnson Director of Operations


  • 8 + years United States Marine Corps (0331,8541,0369)

  • Machine Gunner (0331)

  • Scout Sniper (8541)

  • Infantry Platoon Sergeant (0369)

  • Independent Contractor

  • Department of State Contractor

  • EP/Celebrity Protection

  • Law Enforcement Officer (Reserve)

  • Industrial Experience:

  • Leupold & Stevens Military/Law Enforcement Division Sales / Training Manager

  • Gemtech Suppressors Sales / Training Manager

  • Heckler & Koch Defense Sales Specialist

  • Patriot Ordnance Factory Sales and Training Manager

  • Security / Training Experience:

  • S.T.A. Training Group Co-Owner

  • Anti Piracy Security Contractor

  • Department of State Independent Contractor

  • Personal Protection Detail to Celebrities / VIP's

  • McMillan Sniper School Instructor

  • N.R.A. Law Enforcement Patrol Rifle Instructor

  • High Desert Special Operations Center Instructor

  • U.S. National SWAT Competition Instructor

  • U.S. Marine Corps Scout Sniper Association Board Member

  • Facebook

The Training Grounds

STA brings you a diverse and extensive background from the military, law enforcement, and private security sector as well as over a decade of unique experience working for major firearms, optics, and suppressor companies in the firearms industry. Our job is to transfer our knowledge to you in the clearest and professional manner possible. Your job is to apply it.

 New Mexico 

POF-USA Precision Rifle Fighter Course

4 Day Course

This 4 day course is for the hunter who wants to improve field skills and combine with precision rifle shooting. This course will prove the benefits of using a modern sporting rifle and tactical optic on your hunts.


POF-USA Precision Rifle Long Range Course

5 Day Course

The POF-USA Precision Rifle course is a 5-day long-range course that brings the latest in long-range techniques and education combined with the latest technology of semi-automatic precision rifles. POF-USA brings a lightweight, reliable, accurate, and innovative out of the box product that sets the standard few rifles can achieve.

Comming Soon.

Scottsdale Gun Club



View Our Event Calander

S.T.A. Training Group provides a variety of different courses. We offer everything from entry-level safety courses to advanced marksmanship. View our course schedule below. 



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