CHL Houston

Eric Ward is a Certified Firearms Instructor with over a decade of experience teaching programs and training groups.

Eric holds a Black belt in Krav Maga and is an accredited firearms instructor certified with both the Texas Department of Public Safety & The National Rifle Association. He is also a member of the Harris County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). 

Eric grew up in Louisiana and became a Texan many years ago. With a background in sales, marketing and communication, Eric found that these skills transferred seamlessly to his passion of Firearms and Self-Defense, thus his business 4Ward Defense was born. Forever a student of the industry, he is an 07/02 Firearms Dealer and affiliate instructor for based in Houston, Texas.