Welcome to GSL

This login is for the website administrators.

Please use the member login link in the main navigation bar to access the members sections.

Member Login
Lost your password?

Paid Advertising


McLean, IL: July 12/13 – High-intensity advanced handgun skills for the urban environment

July 3, 2014
McLean, IL:  July 12/13 – High-intensity advanced handgun skills for the urban environment

Are you an Illinois Concealed Carry instructor looking for some advanced continuing education? Are you an Illinois concealed carry licensee looking to build upon your existing training? Are you just a training junkie looking to refine your skills to defend your family and self from violent attack? TrainIllinois will be offering a two-day, high-intensity...
Read More »

It’s time to think warm thoughts, concealed carry – and saving money!

February 26, 2014
It’s time to think warm thoughts, concealed carry – and saving money!

*Paid advertising* It’s almost March.  The snow and sub-freezing temperatures will soon be gone.   It’s time to think warm thoughts and concealed carry! The Illinois State Police will begin mailing concealed carry licenses any day now.  Yes, it’s really going to happen. Even if you’re not sure you want a carry license, it’s always...
Read More »

PAID ADVERTISEMENT: GSL Defense Training now offering IL-approved classes!

October 8, 2013
PAID ADVERTISEMENT:  GSL Defense Training now offering IL-approved classes!

Paid Advertisement   “I came into the course nervous and a little uncomfortable.  I came out of it confident in my ability to use my gun to protect my family and with the knowledge of how and when to do so.” — Female, 30s, April 30/May 1, 2011 class. GSL Defense Training, LLC is...
Read More »

SAVE $100: GSL Defense Training’s NRA Personal Protection in the Home for $150 per person

August 1, 2013
SAVE $100:  GSL Defense Training’s NRA Personal Protection in the Home for $150 per person

Screaming hot deal alert… GSL Defense Training, LLC is offering its 16-hour+ NRA Personal Protection in the Home course for $150 per person for the August 17-18 training date at the DeWitt County Sportsmen’s Club. Learn the knowledge, skills and attitudes to use your personal defense firearm to defend your home, family and self...
Read More »

LARGE GUN AUCTION!

December 14, 2012
LARGE GUN AUCTION!

Bauer Auction is hosting one of their mega-auctions on January 1st just south of Mattoon, IL. We’re fortunate to have these mega-sales in Central Illinois and encourage our friends and GSL family to attend.  There are some great collectibles and some great deals to be had. This is the massive listing as of December...
Read More »

SHO-Show Gun Show this weekend in Effingham!

December 12, 2012
SHO-Show Gun Show this weekend in Effingham!

  Full flyer here.  
Read More »

GSL Defense Training: THANK YOU!

December 12, 2012
GSL Defense Training:  THANK YOU!

THANK YOU! A huge “thank you” for a great year!  We had a great time and thank our students, staff and our host ranges for another great year.  Our family of instructors at GSL Defense Training provide the best basic personal protection / personal defense firearm training in Illinois. Our Staff Frank Wright Pete...
Read More »

Bambenek for State Senate – 52nd District

October 25, 2012
Bambenek for State Senate – 52nd District


Read More »