Instructor Bios

Instructor 1

22+ Years Law Enforcement Officer (Retired)

Lead Firearms & Field Tactics Instructor

Weapons & Training Unit (WTU)

Warrant Service Unit/Fugitive Apprehension (WSU) Officer

Community Response Team (CRT) Officer

Gang Suppression Unit (GSU) Officer

Narcotics/Special Investigations Unit (SIU) Officer

Law Enforcement Armorer

Certifications Obtained

California Peace Officer Standards and Training (CA POST) Law Enforcement Armorer AR-15 Patrol Rifle

California Peace Officer Standards and Training (CA POST) Law Enforcement Armorer Remington 870 Shotgun

California Peace Officer Standards and Training (CA POST) Law Enforcement Armorer Glock Pistols

California Peace Officer Standards and Training (CA POST) Extradition/Witness Protection Officer

California Peace Officer Standards and Training (CA POST) Defensive Tactics Instructor

California Peace Officer Standards and Training (CA POST) Firearms Instructor

California Peace Officer Standards and Training (CA POST) Field Training Officer (FTO)

California Peace Officer Standards and Training (CA POST) Narcotics/Under the Influence Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Active Killer/Terrorist Response Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) LE Tactical Lifesaver Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Basic Entry and Team Tactics Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Advanced Entry & Team Tactics Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) High Risk Entry Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Surveillance for Law Enforcement Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Firearms Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Defensive Tactics Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Krav Maga Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Narcotics Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Search & Seizure Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Weapons & Safety Academy Instructor

California Standards and Training for Corrections (CA STC) Intensive Supervision Academy Instructor 


Instructor 2

15 years Department of Energy Nuclear Security Officer

6 Years Law Enforcement Officer/SWAT (Retired)

12 Years United States Army Special Operations Command (Retired)

Certifications Obtained

NRA (L.E.A.D) Handgun Instructor course, National Rifle Association

NRA (L.E.A.D) Patrol Rifle Instructor course, National Rifle Association

Active shooter/Critical incident Instructor, International Training resources

Vickers Advanced Tactical Pistol course, 10-8 Consulting Inc.

California Peace Officer PC 835 Course. Riverside Sheriff’s Academy

Tear gas/ Pepper spray user/operator course. Shield security group

Basic Handgun Instructor course, National Rifle Association

Basic Patrol Rifle Instructor course, National Rifle Association

Extreme Close Quarter Combatives, Suarez International Inc.

Glock Armor’s Course, Glock Inc.

Close Quarter Gunfighting II, Suarez International Inc.

Sig Sauer Firearm Armor’s Course, Sig Arms International Inc.

C.S.A.T Combat Pistol Shooting and Tactics, C.S.A.T Inc.

NRA (L.E.A.D) Tactical Handgun Instructor Course, Las Vegas Metro Police

Less Lethal Instructor Course (Pepperball), Tucson Police Dept.

D.E.A Narcotics Investigation Course, Drug Enforcement Agency

B.I.A Federal Certification Course, Federal Bureau of Investigation

Site Incident Commanders Course, Dept Of Energy

Arizona P.O.S.T Firearms Instructor Course, AZ Department of Public Safety

General Police Instructor’s Course, Lake Havasu Police Department

Field Training Officer Course, Glendale Police Department

Semi-Auto Patrol Rifle Course, Arizona Department Of Public Safety

Arizona Law Enforcement Academy, Phoenix Police Department

US Army Anti-Terrorist Evasive Driving Course, Vilsek, Germany

US Army S.E.R.E. School (Survival/ Escape/ Resistance/ Evasion), Ft.Bragg, NC

US Army Pathfinder School, Ft.Benning, Ga 1994

S.O.T.I.C (Special Operations Target Interdiction Course) (sniper), Ft.Bragg, NC

US Army Rappel Master School, Ft.Campbell, Ky

US Army Special Forces Qualification Course, Ft.Bragg, NC

US Army Air Assault School, Ft. Campbell, Ky

US Army Chejudo High Angle Rappel School, Republic of Korea

US Army Airborne School, Ft. Benning, Ga

US Army Infantry School, Ft. Benning, Ga


Instructor 3

29 Years Police Officer

FBI Hostage Negotiator

Emergency Negotiations Team

Psychiatric Emergency Response Team

Special Investigations Unit-Liaison Officer- SIU

Background Investigator- Training division

Community Oriented Policing and Problem Solving, SED Team

Business Liaison Officer-COPPS unit

Certifications Obtained

CA POST-DOJ Firearms Instructor

CA DOJ Handgun Safety Certificate Instructor

NRA Range Safety Officer

CA POST Training Academy Instructor

CA POST Taser International Instructor

CA POST M-16 & AR-15 Rifle Instructor

CA POST Basic Police Academy

FBI Academy, Investigator, Post Bomb Investigations

NRA/POST Firearms Armorer / Gunsmithing Schools

General Gunsmithing GSS-082 Design, Function, Repair of Common Firearms

Advanced General Gunsmithing GSS-083 School

Advanced Techniques of Gun Repair

Basic Law Enforcement Armorer (LEAS)

Smith & Wesson Revolvers D/F/R LEAS GSS-98.05 S&W mdl 640,686, 66, 25-5 and frames j,k,l,m, n, x

Single action auto D/F/R LEAS GSS-088 Colt Government Issue and clones of 1911

Double action auto pistols D/F/R LEAS GSS-087 Glock/Sig Sauer/Berretta/Smith & Wesson/ Ruger

Patrol Longarms and Shot guns D/F/R LEAS GSS-095 M-16/PC-9/HK-40/Rem-870

Longarms and Shotguns D/F/R LEAS GSS-095 Mossberg/ Mini-14/Rem-870/AR-15

Full Auto Firearms D/F/R LEAS GSS-089 M-16/AR15/MP-5/Mini-14/AK-47/Thomson 45

Counter-Sniper Rifles D/F/R LEAS GSS-093

Accurization and Maintenance of Military/Police Rifles

Federal-ATK Wound Ballistic workshop

Winchester- Ballistic Workshop

DOD-DMI Ballistic, Blast, Burn Tissue Analysis

USMC EOD Explosives and the LE First Responder

DOJ FFL-03 (Curio & Relics) License Holder

plus a lot more...


Instructor 4

32 Years Paramedic

7 Years Law Enforcement Officer/SWAT Operator/K-9 Handler (Retired)

Firefighter Paramedic - experience working in urban, suburban, rural and wilderness environments (Active)

SWAT Paramedic assigned to a City Police Department (Active)

Flight Paramedic practicing at the Critical Care Paramedic level

Terrorism Liaison Officer interfacing with San Diego Regional Terrorist Threat Assessment Center

Rescue Specialist assigned to FEMA/ California Task Force 8 Urban Search and Rescue Team

Department and Regional Fire Academy instructor

MACTAC Instructor (Multi-Assault, Counter Terrorism, Action Capabilities)

Certifications Obtained

California EMT-Paramedic License/Nationally Registered EMT-P

California Fire Officer certification California Firefighter I & II

Nevada Basic POST Certification, Category I & III DHS Terrorism Liaison Officer

DHS Terrorism and Homeland Security Specialist

CSFM Rescue System I & II NFPA Rope Rescue Technician

DHS/ FEMA Structural Collapse Technician ICS 100, 200, & 300 and NIMS 700/800

CSFM Confined Space, Trench Rescue, Swift Water Rescue, and River and Flood Rescue Operations

CSFM Hazmat & WMD Operations and Incident Commander Certification

NAPWDA K-9 handler - Patrol and Detection Certifications

ACLS, PALS, PEPP, BTLS, & PHTLS certifications (former instructor in all disciplines) 


Instructor 5

15 Years Law Enforcement Officer (Active)

Active Shooter Instructor

SWAT Operator

Drug & Gang Task Force Officer

Human Trafficking Task Force Officer

Chemical Agent Instructor

Patrol Officer

2 Years United States Navy

SeaBee Combat Warfare Specialist

4 Years United States Marine Corps

Air Support Net Operator (.50 Cal Machine Gun)


Instructor 6

5 Years United States Marine

3 Years Force Recon Marine