About Us

Double Tap Training Center is a licensed professional firearms training facility located in Los Angeles County, California.  (BSIS TFF - 1247)

 We have no affiliation with, nor do we promote or encourage any acts against the United States of America or against the American People, inside or outside of U.S. borders. Any and all instruction and training conducted by our staff are done in accordance with Federal, State and Local Laws. We will not train any foreign or domestic entity(ies) that could pose a threat to or has denounced the United States of America or anyone prohibited by law to possess firearms. 

Simon Cruz, Jr. (Rangemaster)


 Sergeant Cruz has more than 25 years of experience in law enforcement and public safety. He has been serving as an Advisory Committee Board Member for the State of California, Department of Consumer Affairs, Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) representing the Firearm & Baton Training Facilities since 2014. 

 Sgt. Cruz is also an active contributor and has written numerous articles and product reviews on various magazines namely; World of Firepower, Concealed Carry Handguns, Gun World, Home Defender, Tactical World, and Knives Illustrated.  

He holds numerous International, Federal and State law enforcement instructor certifications. Listed below are some of his credentials. 


Who are we?

Double Tap Training Center can provide hands-on firearms manipulation training at your film/production location. Mr. Cruz is a California Department of Justice (DOJ) licensed Entertainment Firearm Permit holder. He is licensed to possess firearms for use as props in motion picture, television, video, theatrical, or other entertainment productions. As a certified Federal, Police, and NRA Rangemaster/Instructor, Mr. Cruz can provide professional training and coaching though-out your production.

For more information, e-mail him at simon@doubletapshooting.com


Corporate and School Safety Training

 We provide the following courses and services to private and public agencies:

  • Work Place Violence Response & Prevention Training
  • Active Shooter Response Training
  • Tactical Casualty Care Course (TCCC)
  • Fire Safety Training
  • First Aid, C.P.R. with A.E.D. Certification
  • Airborne & Bloodborne Pathogens Training
  • Risk and Threat Assessment
  • Refuse to be a Victim Seminar


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Double Tap Training Center

Angeles Shooting Ranges (Fort Angeles Private Range) 12651 Little Tujunga Canyon, Lake View Terrace CA 91342

(818) 363-1777