Our Story

Northeast Protection provides firearms safety training both on and off range.

Learn from the professionals the techniques to defend yourself and/or your family against a violent physical confrontation. In today’s world, we need to be prepared for anything.

Our courses are designed to give you the knowledge and confidence needed to help prevent you from becoming a crime statistic.

Because of today’s hectic schedules and busy lifestyles, a number of those who work in the private sector are not able to attend pre-scheduled class. That is why we have built out fully comprehensive online courses.

meet the team
Daniel Bartholomew Northeast Protection

Daniel M. Bartholomew

Dan has been shooting for over 45 years and carrying a handgun for 30 of those years with civilian, military, and law enforcement training.

He is an armed guard and has been a personal protection specialist for over 15 years, and an NRA Instructor and a chief range safety officer with over 8 years of experience. He is a certified NRA Law Enforcement Instructor for pistol and shotgun and his experience in that field stretches over 13 years. Dan is also a New York State Department of Criminal Justice Services certified instructor for Firearms, Use of Force and Armed Security.

Currently, Dan is one of the senior instructors and security specialist for Northeast Protection and a consultant for Personal Safety Services.

Dan is certified by the NRA Civilian Division, NRA Law Enforcement Division, New York State Department of Criminal Justice Services, and BCI of Utah.

Kaila Troia

Kaila Troia is a marketer, course creator, and Glock lover. She understands what it is like to be a women shooter. Her goal is to help as many new shooters, especially women, gain confidence in their ability to protect themselves. She has a thoughtful approach that is built upon patience and understanding.

While you may not see Kaila teaching classes just yet, you will see her creating new, fun and informational courses that help even the newest of shooters. Be sure to check out her planned Ladies Nights where women can get together and socialize!

Kaila Troia Northeast Protection
Anthony Troia Northeast Protection

Anthony Troia

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