About Us

Our Mission

To provide relevant, high-quality training and related products to the civilian market.


Blackstar Tactical Solutions is a West Michigan based firearms training team. We believe that it's the application of fundamentals done perfectly every time, at speed and under stress, while performing other tasks that makes one an accomplished shooter.

At Blackstar, our goal is to provide the civilian market with relevant, high quality tactical firearms instruction. Our staff of former military, law enforcement and security personnel believe that it is every citizens right and responsibility to be able to provide protection for themselves and their families in these difficult times.

BTS offers State Certified CPL classes meeting the training requirements necessary to apply for your Michigan Concealed Pistol License.

Mike Rose

Mike Rose is an executive security specialist. He has devoted the last 18 years to the close personal protection of Executive pastors, visiting dignitaries, and media personalities in the church environment. 


Mike is also a tactical firearms instructor and owner of BLACKSTAR TACTICAL SOLUTUIONS, LLC. We offer consultation and instruction to church safety teams and individuals who wish to be prepared if faced with a life-threatening situation.


Mike has been blessed to have some great instruction and influence in his life through some exceptional experience training with the top regional and national instructors and also has provided hundreds of hours training individually and in groups. He is also a certified instructor for the NRA and wishes to bring  his training and ideas to the civilian market.