Meet Your Instructor

Michael Graulich

Michael moved to Goldsboro, North Carolina from the Raleigh area in 2019. Prior to living in NC, he resided in the Phoenix, Arizona area where he obtained both his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Arizona State University. Michael is a US Navy veteran and clinical research professional. He is married to Elizabeth Graulich, a native of Goldsboro and local healthcare professional.

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Firearms Certifications, Qualifications, Memberships

  • Federal Firearms License (FFL) Holder
    • Class 07 - Manufacturer of Firearms
  • GLOCK Certified Armorer
  • USCCA Certified Instructor
    • Concealed Carry and Home Defense​ Fundamentals
    • Women's Handgun and Self-Defense Fundamentals
    • Countering the Mass Shooter Threat
  • NC DOJ Certified Concealed Carry Handgun Course Instructor
  • NRA Certified Level 1 Pistol Coach
  • NRA Certified Instructor:
    • Pistol​ and Marksmanship Fundamentals
    • Rifle Shooting Fundamentals
    • Shotgun Fundamentals
    • Defensive Pistol I (Personal Protection Inside the Home)
    • Defensive Pistol II (Personal Protection Outside the Home)
    • Refuse to Be a Victim®
    • Home Firearms Safety
  • NRA Certified Chief Range Safety Officer
  • Winchester (NRA) Marksmanship Program
    • Distinguished Expert in Basic Pistol
    • Distinguished Expert in Defensive Pistol I
  • Official Partner,United States Concealed Carry Association (USCCA)
  • Member, Glock Sports Shooting Foundation (GSSF)

Emergency First Aid Certifications and Qualifications

  • Instructor Level – Red Cross
    • Basic Life Support
    • CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers
    • First Aid for Severe Trauma
    • First Aid/CPR/AED
    • Head, Neck, Muscle, Bone and Joint Injuries
    • Babysitter’s Training
    • Wilderness and Remote First Aid
  • Stop The Bleed Instructor
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What Our Students are Saying...

Student feedback is one of the most important tools for becoming a better instructor. We solicit course evaluations after every class and look at all student reviews as a way to improve our craft here at II Alpha.

Rodney L.
Rodney L.
2 days ago
Awesome instructor with great attention to detail. I am looking forward to additional classes with II Alpha Training Academy