South Plains Shooting Academy was founded in Lubbock, Texas in 2007. In 2017, SPSA moved to Clinton, Mississippi. SPSA offers a large variety of firearms and safety training in and around the Clinton/Jackson area. With a full line of NRA and USCCA classes taught by NRA and USCCA Certified Instructors and special courses developed by SPSA and it’s associates, we have something for everyone.  We even offer NRA Certified Instructor Development Workshops for those wishing to become NRA Certified Instructors.  In addition, we offer the Eddie Eagle Program for youth as well as the Refuse To Be A Victim Seminar, both of which were designed by the National Rifle Association to promote public safety.  Course descriptions for available classes and a schedule of upcoming classes can be found on our home page (  SPSA classes are presented at various classrooms and local shooting ranges to provide the best class experience possible.

        Anthony Wilson, SPSA’s owner and Head Instructor, thoroughly enjoys working with clients through the class experience.  Mr. Wilson has been active as an NRA Certified Instructor since 2001, and he currently holds the following certifications from the National Rifle Association: Certified Rifle Instructor, Certified Pistol Instructor, Certified Shotgun Instructor, Certified Home Firearm Safety Instructor, Certified Muzzleloading Rifle Instructor, Personal Protection Inside the Home Instructor, Personal Protection Outside the Home, Certified Refuse To Be A Victim Instructor and Regional Counselor, Range Safety Officer as well as Chief Range Safety Officer, and NRA Appointed Training Counselor.  In addition, he is a USCCA Certified Instructor and an ALiCE Certified Instructor. As South Plains Shooting Academy’s Head Instructor, he is authorized to teach all of SPSA’s proprietary courses.

        SPSA is a Class 1 FFL licensed firearms dealer, and we can help you with all of your shooting needs.  SPSA is not a stocking dealer, and we do not have a store-front.  We can, however, custom order just about anything you might need or serve as your transfer dealer.  Also, we are a dealer for SmartCarry holsters and an extensive line of personal defense/security items.  Check out our product page for more details.