Lieutenant Dave Bahde (retired) has been a professional firearms instructor and consultant for over two decades. He has assisted tactical teams and police departments in firearms selection, implementation and deployment, along with developing training programs. Dave is a recognized subject matter expert on firearms, tactics, and use of force in both State and Federal Court. Continuing through his retirement in 2009 he trained with and instructed the South Salt Lake SWAT sniper unit. Dave holds both a Bachelor’s and Masters Degree in Criminal Justice Administration.