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About 6L Defensive Firearms Training

6L Defensive Firearms Training is a leading firearm self-defense training firm located in the Permian Basin.

Bryan Lovell

Founder/Lead Instructor

Bryan Lovell is an avid outdoorsman, as well as former competition shooter. Bryan is also a husband and father of 4 girls.  He is the Team Leader of his congregation’s volunteer Emergency Response Team. He is also a Texas Commissioned Private Security Officer. Bryan has been involved in shooting for over 30 years. He has trained with different instructors from around the United States and abroad. He is a USCCA Certified Defensive Shooting Fundamentals Instructor, USCCA Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals Instructor and Training Counsellor, USCCA Emergency First Aid Fundamentals Instructor, USCCA Countering the Mass Shooter Threat Instructor, Women’s Handgun & Self Defense Fundamentals Instructor, and a TX LTC Instructor. His passion is to share the wealth of knowledge that he has gained over the years to the general public. His goal is to help private citizens be better prepared to protect themselves and those around them.

Eric Aspeitia


Eric Aspeitia knows that with the growing number of firearms sales in the US, proper firearms instruction and training must also grow to meet the needs to have an informed and safe community. Eric supports the right of all people to keep and bear arms, and has a passion to teach others how to do so responsibly. Eric is a USAF Veteran, husband and father of 5 beautiful children. Safeguarding his community and loved ones is way of life.  Eric is an assistant team leader of his congregation"s Emergency Response Team. Growing 6L DFT is Eric’s passion and his vision is first class.  

Chris Modisett


Chris Modisett is certified as a USCCA Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals Instructor. Firearms and preparedness were introduced to Chris at a young age in Boy Scouts, where he achieved Eagle Scout and Order of the Arrow. He is an assistant team leader  for congregation’s Emergency Response Team where he serves and protects his community. He currently in pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from UTPB.  He has been a lifetime resident of Midland, Texas where he lives with his wife and five children.

Harley J Meeks


Harley J Meeks of Jawbone Defense has teamed up with 6L Defensive Firearms Training to help train and prepare you and your families for the unexpected. He is certified as a USCCA Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals Instructor. Harley is a veteran of the US Army.  He plays an active role on his church's emergency response team. He is looking forward to helping and being a part of your development process to becoming more responsible for you and your families own safety. Phil 4:13

Joseph Trowbridge


Joseph Trowbridge is an avid outdoorsman, hunter, and a mechanic. He is certified as a USCCA Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals Instructor.  He is blessed to be married to his best friend and share two beautiful daughters with her. He is a member his congregation's Emergency Response Team.  He has had the opportunity to train with some great instructors through the United States. His hope is to provide the best training and atmosphere for all of those who are willing to learn. 

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