The NRA's Refuse To Be A Victim® program began in 1993 as a personal protection training program. Since then, more than 100,000 people have gained new skills and knowledge to take control of their own safety. Refuse To Be A Victim® is more than just a class: it's a mindset. Learn more about the women who have pledged to "Refuse" and how you can get involved.
Tatiana Whitlock is a Refuse to Be a Victim® and NRA-certified basic pistol instructor, trained range safety officer, Krav Maga student and self-defense expert.
August 21st, 2014Tatiana Whitlock: Constant Training
Constant training is crucial to retain your shooting skills.
August 14th, 2014Tatiana Whitlock: Text Before You Transition
While letting a friend or family member know your plans and whereabouts is important, this should be done before you’re on the move.
August 7th, 2014Tatiana Whitlock: Using a Mounted Light for Home Defense
For home defense, Tatiana encourages adding a mounted light to your firearm.
July 31st, 2014Tatiana Whitlock: Carrying in Different Outfits
Tatiana shows you how to practice carrying in different types of clothing so you don’t print (show your firearm), and so you’ll feel more confident.
July 24th, 2014Tatiana Whitlock: Situational Awareness When Carrying Concealed
Tatiana stresses the importance of fine-tuning your situational awareness if you plan to carry concealed.
July 17th, 2014Tatiana Whitlock: Transition With a Handheld Light
Tatiana suggests always carrying a handheld light.
July 10th, 2014Tatiana Whitlock: Situational Dry Fire Practice
Tatiana Whitlock is a Refuse to Be a Victim® and NRA-certified basic pistol instructor, trained range safety officer and self-defense expert.