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“I am a lifelong learner. iDARE is an acronym for ‘integrity, Diversity, Adaptation, Resilience, Empowerment’ is the hallmark of my life, derived from learning to evolve through difficult circumstances. Growth experiences necessarily result from challenges “
Transformational Thought Leader, Published Author, Motivational Speaker, Certified Firearms Instructor, DOJ FSC Instructor, RSO Range Safety Officer, CERT Community Emergency Response Team, Active Shooter Instructor, Clinic Director [volunteer] of NRA Women On Target®, President and VIP member of IAW, International Association of Women Santa Clarita, Lancaster, Palmdale Chapter.
Nicky Dare, an Indonesian raised in Texas since her childhood, is the Founder of iDARE®, is a skilled, goal-oriented entrepreneur, and a passionate Advocate to Safety and Preparedness.
Spanning over thirty one (31) years, her illustrious career in international management consulting, leadership, team, and relationship-building in corporate environments is an outgrowth of her time-honored commitment to excellence, loyalty, dedication and integrity. For Nicky, these are not simply terms of art, but modes of being. Her personal and professional maxim, “iDARE”® (“Integrity, Diversity, Adaptation, Resilience, and Empowerment”) is a testament to her own growth experiences throughout her life.
A passionate philanthropist, incredible personal life coach, and highly-effective corporate consultant, Ms. Dare truly makes a positive impact on the lives of everyone she meets by helping them to live with a purpose and passion.
Without obstacles, we never would know the true meaning of success
or feel the exaltation of triumph over adversity.
– Nicky Dare’s ‘The Audacity of Veracity’ (2014)
As a skilled marksman, Ms. Dare believes that knowledge surrounding emergency preparedness and firearm expertise is paramount. She has earned her hands-on firearms training experiences for over two decades.
Ms. Dare has taught firearms classes (rifle, shotgun, and handgun), both private and group, teaching hundreds of students to gain their confidence from basic to advance levels. In addition, she has taught exclusive corporate training as in Corporate Team Building, Leadership Team, Emergency Preparedness team coaching through private training. Exclusive requests only.
Ms. Dare has also taught Active Shooter Preparedness (both presentation and simulation demo training), and Situational Awareness and 'PPAT' options-based strategy. She and her team had helped businesses, schools, and local places of worships to staying prepared in the event of both natural and man-made disasters through her community workshops and mitigation lectures, as well as her online webinars. She has collaborated with various organizations around the world, local businesses in her community, places of worships, and many other corporations.
Nicky Dare | SCVTV interview on Disaster and Active Shooter Preparedness
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Clinics are volunteer-based programs.
Nicky Dare has been the Clinic Director [volunteer] of the Women On Target® Instructional Shooting in California for over 7 years, taught hundreds of women how to shoot safely and build their confidence around guns.
Taught by seasoned and certified firearms instructors, range safety officers, former military and law enforcement personnel.
If you are curious about firearms, whether for personal defense or to learn a new sport, Women on Target® is the perfect place to start.
Why is Situational Awareness important?
Safety begins with 360* mindset.
Our world is not linear.
Safety is a personal responsibility.
Learn the Color Codes of Mental Awareness and OODA Concept may save YOUR life and loved ones!
Just being aware of environment is not going to stop a situation, but it will give you an advantage and edge over people who are unaware. If you are not aware not notice these things around you, your chances of surviving are greatly reduced.” Nicky Dare, CERT, Advocate to Safety and Preparedness
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