Robert Paterniti, founderPTSS was founded in 2000 by Robert Paterniti, the company's chief executive officer and lead instructor. He is an expert in firearms and firearms instruction, with more than 40 years of experience teaching at universities and formal training academies, including the FBI Academy in Quantico, Va. Paterniti brings to PTSS nine years of experience and expertise as a firearms instructor at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia where he taught skills and techniques in the use of the Remington 870 Shotgun, HK-MP5, AR-15, Glock and Sig pistols. He also conducted live-fire demonstration and instruction in combat tactics, flashlight techniques, low-light techniques and marksmanship training to New Agent Trainees, foreign nationals and serving agents.
PTSS (Paterniti Tactical Shooting System) specializes in small-arms training for the law-enforcement and civilian markets. We offer instruction in sport, defensive and offensive firearms techniques both in the classroom and on the shooting range. Our objective is to ensure our clients have the tools they need to be well-prepared and proficient users of small arms.PTSS is authorized by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC) to offer instructor-level classes for Ohio police officers in the following areas: •Semi-automatic Pistol Instructor•Revolver Instructor•Eight-hour Weapon Training and Re-qualifications Seminar