Qualifications

Current Licenses and Certifications

~ Licensed Armed D.C. SPO with MPD *SOMB
~ DCRA- Licensed Security Company specializing in training Armed Security Guards (2005-Present)
~ MPD *SOMB Firearms Instructor 1994-Present (Metropolitan Police Department List)
~ MPD *SOMB Concealed-Carry Firearms Instructor for D.C. (2015-Present)
~ 7th Degree Black Belt- Wado-Ryu Karate – 2-times All-Japan/US Heavyweight Champion
~ 8th degree Black Belt – Tae Kwon Do – Simba Dojang
~ GSA-listed Federal Firearms Instructor (Federal Protective Services List)
~ NRA Senior National Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor – Fairfax, Virginia
~ NRA Nationwide Range Safety Officer
~ NRA Nationwide Civilian Firearms Instructor
~ Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor/Certifier (D.C. Authorized Provider)
~ Safariland/Monadnock ASP Baton-Handcuffing Advanced Instructor/Certifier
~ O.C. Spray Senior Instructor/S.O.M.B. Certifier
~ D.C. Government- KOTAR-Approved/Public Schools Security Instructor/Certifier
~ HR-218 Concealed Carry Firearm Permit/Nationwide (Current) DC Certified Business Enterprise (CBE) LDBE Certified

(*S.O.M.B. – Metropolitan Police Department/Security Officers Management Branch)

Training Academies and Career Schools

~ MPDC/Maurice T. Turner Academy of Police Sciences- Blue Plains-Wash. D.C.
~ U.S. Marine Corps/U.S. Army Military Police School- Augusta, Georgia
~ U.S. Marshals Training Academy- F.L.E.T.C./Glynco, Georgia
~ US Secret Service/James J. Rowley Training Center, Physical Asset Security Training
~ F.B.I. Academy Graduate (Class 125-1975) Quantico, Virginia/El Toro, Calif.
~ D.C. Department of Corrections Academy-Lorton, Virginia
~D.C. Department of Corrections “Training of the Trainers” graduate
~ Bushinkai Karate/Wado-Ryu Karate School-Iwakuni, Japan (1973-2013)
~ Simba Dojang (1965-Present)
~ N.R.A. Senior Police Firearms Instructor School/Tupelo, Mississippi
~ N.R.A. Firearms Armorer School (Glock, Sig Sauer, S&W, Remington) Fairfax, Va.