Modern Defensive Training Systems

MDTS Training

MDTS is a New York based firearms training and personal protection consulting company. We specialize in pistol, concealed carry, shotgun, carbine, defensive knife, less lethal, physical defense and threat awareness training courses. Mobile training courses are available in N.Y. and abroad. Contact us to host a training course at your range or location. Click logo below to see schedule of classes near you.



Steve Krystek, Director- Progressive F.O.R.C.E. Concepts and full-time Law Enforcement Officer/Trainer

Chris is the most educated and effective instructor I know in the area of modern full-force combatives training. Anyone fortunate enough to attend his scenario-based […]

K Wilkinson, CPP SAFE Training Division

The training provided by MDTS is some of the most realistic and practical that I have witnessed in over forty years of Law Enforcement training. […]

Robert Hevesi, Deptford NJ

Chris Fry and MDTS Training is on par with many tactical training classes that I have taken such as Black Water and 10-8 Consulting.

Letter MDTS Carbine Skills

A letter from Marc Swensen-Director of Operations, Global Security Associates

Jason Wong, M.D., Manahawkin NJ

Chris is a dynamic teacher and has made this class a great way to learn about our firearms as well as our ability to effectively […]

Lt. Mike Bleakley- Nuclear Security, Response Team Leader

The training we’ve received with MDTS in my opinion supersedes our fleet’s training techniques. Chris’ training better prepared me and my other officers to face […]

Letter MDTS Pistol Skills, 10/2009

A letter from David Tomidy-Director, Oneida County Probation Department

Jim Herbert, Buffalo N.Y.

I just got back home from the range and wanted to tell you how satisfied I am with Chris’s course. I have been shooting for […]

J.P. George, Williamsville N.Y.

I decidiced that if I was going to be carrying my pistol more often, then I should get a little training. I considered something in […]