Jack Simons

Jack Simons
President / Director of Training

Jack Simons is the president and Director Of Training for the Springs Road Gun Club. Jack has over 25 years of experience associated with Law Enforcement, Security, Loss Prevention, Investigations & Executive Protection. Jack has over 25 years experience as a firearms Instructor, he has also been an NRA Certified Training Counselor since 2009 and he is the founder of SRGC’s Combat Practical Systems. Jack has also worked as a Production Armorer and a Weapons Master for multiple film productions, such as Pendulum Swings, The Mutt & A Knight To Remember.


  • Kaplan University, New York, NY: Anti-Terrorism
  • Professional Career Development Institute/ Ashworth College, Norcross, GA: Gun Smithing
  • Catawba Valley Community College, Hickory NC 28601: Basic Law Enforcement


  • North Carolina Justice Academy
  • Action Target Academy
  • National Rifle Association
  • Double A Gunsmithing


  • NRA Training Counselor
  • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer
  • NRA Pistol Instructor
  • NRA Shotgun Instructor
  • NRA Rifle Instructor
  • NRA Personal Protection in the Home Instructor
  • NRA Home firearms safety Instructor
  • NRA Refuse To Be A Victim Instructor
  • NC Concealed Handgun Instructor
  • Combat Practical Handgun Instructor
  • Combat Practical Shotgun Instructor
  • Combat Practical Rifle Instructor
  • Certified Gunsmith
  • Certified Glock Armorer
  • ASP Tactical Baton instructor
  • Winchester Tactical Baton instructor
  • Tactical Handcuff Instructor
  • Fox Labs OC Pepper Spray Instructor.
  • V-4 Control Aerosol Defense Advanced Instructor.
  • Defensive Tactics Instructor
  • Air Taser Instructor
  • Combat knife Instructor
  • Combat karambit Instructor
  • AR-15 Armorer Instructor
  • Survival Instructor
  • Response To An Active Shooter Instructor