Dan Lord, founder of Nighthawk Firearm Safety Training of Nevada and Tennessee and now is a Bugout Firearms Training Instructor and Co-Manager of Bugout Accessories.


  1. Nevada CCW Instructor

  2. Life Member of the National Rifle Association

  3. NRA Recruiter

  4. NRA Training Counselor

  5. Former Boy Scouts of America National Camping School Training Counselor

  6. NRA Chief Range Safety Officer

  7. Multiple-accredited NRA Instructor (Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun, Personal Protection In the Home, Personal Protection Outside the Home, NRA/NMLRA Rifle and Shotgun, and Home Firearm Safety)

  8. BSA Shooting Sports Director

  9. NRA Level 1 Rifle and Air Rifle Coach. 


Dan is the former president of Silver State Shooting Sports Association (SSSSA) and Silver State Junior Shooting Club (SSJSC) located in Las Vegas, Nevada. He oversaw a group of NRA Certified Instructors, Range Safety Officers that promoted gun safety, marksmanship program, and competitions for the youth of Clark County. They are sanctioned by the CMP (Civilian Marksmanship Program), USA Shooting, Scholastic Pistol Program (SPP), and the NRA Club (National Rifle Association). Currently, he works on NRA Grants for the club.


Nighthawk Firearm Safety Training organized the Shot Show Day at the Range, Range Safety Officers for Triple Curl Advertising at Boulder Rifle and Pistol Club, Boulder City, NV from 2013-2016


Dan actively works with the Las Vegas Area Council (LVAC), Boy Scouts of America (BSA) as the consultant to the local Council’s Shooting Sports Committee. During the summer he worked at Kimball Scout Reservation, Del Webb Adventure Camp as the Shooting Sports Director, and Ransburg Scout Reservation.