Help Mike startup his 3RD Force Training Academy

3RD Force Training Academy (3FTA)

Hello to all my Family, Friends and Supporters!

My name is Mike Jones. I am a military veteran (U.S. Marine Corps – Oorah!), and a certified firearms instructor.  I have been teaching men and women how to protect themselves and others, for more than 20 years.

Recently, I made the huge decision to branch out on my own, and to start training people through my own training academy, which is called, “3RD Force Training Academy”.

3RD Force Training Academy, is a Veteran-Owned & Operated training organization providing firearms, self-defense, and security training for armed security officers and law-abiding citizens.

3RD Force Training Academy will offer the following services and amenities:
• Armed security training to individuals interested in pursuing a career as Armed Security Officers (ASOs).
• Free armed security training to Military Veterans through our V-SEC Program!!!
• Firearms training to law abiding citizens who want to learn how to defend themselves against violent offenders.

I have all the knowledge, skills, experience, and certifications to run 3RD Force Training Academy. However, I need your help to get the academy off the ground.

I’m trying to raise $60,000 to pay for the building lease, training equipment, and supplies needed to open the academy for business on January 1, 2021!!! I need your support to raise the following startup costs for:
• Building Lease
• Website Design, Signage, and Business License
• Training Equipment
• Office Supplies, Equipment, and Furniture
• Administrative Support

All contributions are welcome! No contribution is too large or too small! Every penny will go towards establishing one of the most successful security & firearms training academies in the country.

Every person who contributes at least $50 will receive a black 3RD Force Training Academy t-shirt.  Every person who contributes at least $100 will receive a black 3RD Force Training Academy t-shirt, a 3FTA hat, and a voucher for 1 free tactical firearms training session at the 3RD Force Training Academy.

Thanks so much for your support! I hope to see you at one of our exciting firearms or security training classes, at our first training facility, which I plan to setup in Baltimore County, Maryland.


Mike Jones, Owner & Chief Instructor
3RD Force Training Academy, LLC


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Michael Jones 
Gwynn Oak, MD
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