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GSFT - School Safety Certification

Company Name:  GSFT - School Safety Certification 

Contract Title: Texas School Safety Certification Instructor 

Contract #:  TEXBUY RFP #023-007


Contract Term:  November 1, 2023, through October 31, 2024, with an option to extend for three additional one-year periods ending October 31, 2025, October 31, 2026, and October 31, 2027.



Products and Services:

Our classes are designed to train and evaluate educators to carry defensive handguns on school campus.  We provide the Texas D.P.S.-approved training for school districts and teachers.  We also include a custom training plan based on your educational needs and environment.  During the state-mandated two days of instruction we place students into real-world scenarios and testing.  We are certified and use state of the art UTM (Ultimate Training Munitions) non-lethal Man Marker ammunition and converted Glock 17s and Glock 19s to place the student in a situation where they must defend the educational environment against many different aggressors and situations.


The four core topics instructed as required by the Texas Department of Public Safety (D.P.S.) are...

  • Protection of Students

  • Interaction of license holders with first responders

  • Tactics for denying an intruder entry into a classroom or school facility

  • Methods for increasing a license holder's accuracy with a handgun while under duress


Upon successful completion of the course, the participant will receive a Texas D.P.S. Proof of Training Form.  Completed courses will be then filed with Texas Department of Public Safety as a part of their License to Carry in accordance with Texas Government Code 411.1901.  Our course provides a level of training unsurpassed in Texas.  Not only does it give the stakeholders a liability shield against claims, but it gives the administrators a view of the skill level of their employees.


We are registered consultants with the Texas School Safety Center and are authorized to complete all mandated School Safety Audits to comply with TxSSC 3yr audit mandates.


 Pricing and Ordering Instructions:
For information including scheduling, pricing, and all proposal requests, contact our School Safety Coordinator.
Participants can register for a publicly listed course on our website or can contact our coordinator, Samantha Binion, at to set up a private class (most common).  We are more than happy to create a training proposal for stakeholder presentation and approval!  Please mention you are utilizing TEXBUY in order to fall under the TEXBUY procurement contract!

Vendor Contact Information:


Samantha Binion

School Safety Coordinator







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