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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 Defensive Shooting Principles Instructor, Concealed Carry & Home Defense Principles Instructor , Emergency First Aid Principles Instructor, Countering the Mass Shooter Threat Principles Instructor, Women’s Handgun & Self Defense Principles 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.  E. Growing 6L DFT is Eric’s passion and his vision is first class.  

Joseph Trowbridge


Joseph Trowbridge is an avid outdoorsman, hunter, and a mechanic. He is  Concealed Carry & Home Defense Principles Instructor as well as a Defensive Shooting Principles Instructor. He is blessed to be married to his best friend and share two beautiful daughters and a son  with her.  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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