Maria Dockery -President and Founder of Femme Fatale ARMS and Training.​

Our Mission is to Inspire, Educate and Empower Churches to take Control of their own Safety.”

About Us


Maria Dockery, is a trailblazing entrepreneur and the esteemed President and Founder of Femme Fatale ARMS and Training, a company dedicated to empowering women through firearms education and self-defense training. Since its establishment in 2014, Maria has taken the industry by storm, revolutionizing the way women approach personal safety.

Maria’s journey began in her early years, growing up in a family that instilled the values of independence and self-reliance. This upbringing, coupled with her own personal experiences, ignited a deep desire to empower women to take control of their own safety. Recognizing the need for specialized training tailored to women, Maria founded Femme Fatale ARMS and Training with a mission to provide comprehensive education and support.

Under Maria’s strategic leadership, Femme Fatale ARMS and Training has flourished into a renowned institution for women’s empowerment. Through innovative training programs, state-of-the-art facilities, and a team of expert instructors, the company has transformed the lives of countless women, arming them with confidence and the ability to protect themselves in any situation.

Civilian Church Defense Training Program


Our comprehensive educational program is meticulously designed for church members who are armed and firmly dedicated to securing their congregation from potential armed threats. By actively participating in our specialized training, attendees will be equipped with the vital strategies and techniques needed to effectively neutralize threats and ensure the safety of their community.

The curriculum of our course extends beyond mere policies and procedures. It places a strong emphasis on practical training, simulated exercises, and real-world situations, providing a well-rounded approach to security. This immersive training environment allows participants to apply theoretical knowledge in a controlled setting, enhancing their ability to respond swiftly and decisively in a live scenario.

As a leading church safety and defense company, we prioritize accuracy, safety, and strategic planning across all our courses. We believe that every individual has the capacity to contribute significantly to the security of their place of worship. Therefore, our courses present an invaluable opportunity for individuals to refine their defensive skills, increase their confidence, and become more proficient in handling safety equipment.

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