SDA is an association consisting of an exclusive group of individuals who have met their respective State´s training requirements, background checks and have been issued a Concealed Carry Weapons Permit.

Dedicated to the protection and welfare of its membership, SDA provides training and  

educational resources, up-to-date information on state firearms laws, and financial support to such organizations as Project Child-Safe. In addition, SDA uses the leverage of its membership to provide various benefits including cost-effective self-defense insurance coverage.