Quivera Firearms Training

division of Quivera Advertising, Inc. 

Firearms & Personal Safety Instructor

Susan Hutchcraft has been a sworn Law Enforcement Officer in Kansas for over 15 years during which time she has been assigned to the Investigations Division and spent several years working in the schools as a NASRO Advanced School Resource Officer. She spent 8 years of that time also working as a Firefighter & Emergency Medical Responder in both Public Safety Officer and Volunteer positions.

Susan founded Not A Victim Firearms Training in 2016 and began training civilians in Firearms & Personal Safety. The company quickly grew to include work with several National Organizations, and she has become one of the Nation’s Leading Female Firearms Instructors.

Professional Certifications Include: 

  • Sworn Kansas Law Enforcement Officer

  • USCCA Outside Sales Manager

  • NRA School Shield Program Instructor

  • National Firefighter I Certification

  • Hazardous Materials Awareness & Operations Certifications

  • National Emergency Medical Responder 

  • NRA Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor

    • Handgun & Shotgun

  • National Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors Association (NLEFIA)

    • Advanced Handgun & Rifle Instructor

  • NRA Instructor & Training Counselor 

    • Handgun, Shotgun & Rifle

    • Home Safety

    • Refuse To Be A Victim

    • Marksmanship Simulator Training

    • Women on Target

    • Personal Protection Inside the Home

    • Chief Range Safety Officer

  • USCCA Instructor & Training Counselor

    • Concealed Carry & Home Defense Fundamentals

    • Emergency First Aid Fundamentals

    • Countering the Mass Shooter Threat

    • Women’s Handgun Fundamentals

    • USCCA Defensive Shooting Fundamentals 1 & 2 

  • Kansas & Missouri Concealed Carry Instructor

  • US Gun Class Kansas & Missouri Instructor

  • The Well-Armed Woman Chapter Leader & Kansas State Leader

  • The Well-Armed Woman Instructor

  • Alice Training Institute Instructor

  • ASHI & Medic First Aid Instructor & Training Center

  • American Heart Association BLS Instructor

  • ECSI BLS & Wilderness First Aid Instructor

  • Bleeding Control Instructor

  • Law of Self Defense Instructor Program Graduate

  • Law of Self Defense Level 1- Kansas & Missouri

  • FEMA Crisis & Emergency Management Training

  • FEMA Civilian Preparedness Training

  • FEMA Crisis Management for School Emergencies

  • National Incident Management System Training (NIMS)

  • Sexual Assault Response Team Training (SANE/SART)

  • Missing & Abducted Children Training (NCMEC)

  • IED & Suicide Bomber Training (EMRTC)

  • Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Certification (CPTED)

  • Front Sight Defensive Handgun Graduate 


Quivera Firearms Training has chosen to co-teach and affiliate with highly qualified teachers/instructors who are phenomenal in their abilities, knowledge, and common sense abilities to relate to the student.  

Susan Hutchcraft
Affiliate Instructor