NRA Endowment Life Member. Defender of Freedom Award 2016.
Rangemaster Certified Advanced Pistol Instructor
Rangemaster Certified Firearms Instructor
NRA Certified Advanced Pistol Instructor
North Carolina Concealed Carry Handgun Instructor
Instructor: NRA Personal Protection In The Home
Instructor: NRA Personal Protection Outside the Home
Instructor: NRA Basic Pistol
Instructor: NRA Refuse to be a Victim
NRA Certified Range Safety Officer
2018: Rogers Shooting School. Advanced Pistol Course. Bill Rogers. 5 days.
2018: Rangemaster Instructor Reunion 2 days. Tom Givens, L Weems, J Hearn, J Murphy, J Correia,
2018: Long Range Pistol Shooting. Sig Sauer Academy. 1 day.
2018: Steel Frenzy. Sig Sauer Academy. 1 day.
2018: Rangemaster Tactical Conference. 3 days.
2017: Advanced Pistol Course. 1 Day. Defense Training International: John Farnam.
2017: Tactical Treatment of Gunshot Wounds. 1 day. Defense Training International: John Farnam.
2017: Rangemaster Advanced Instructor Course: 2 days. Tom Givens. Advanced Rating.
2017: Vehicle Combatives. 2 days. HandgunCombatives. Dave Spaulding.
2017: Rangemaster Intensive Pistol Course with Vehicle Component. 3 days. Tom Givens.
2017: Rangemaster Tactical Conferrence -3 days.
2017: Establishing a Dominance Paradigm. Tom Givens/Craig Douglas/William April. 3 days.
2016: Extreme Close Quarters Concepts: Craig Douglas/Southnarc. 3 days.
2016: Target Focused Training: Surviving the Most Critical 5-Seconds of Your Life: Intensive 2-day course
2016: Defensive Handgun Skills (104 Pistol). Sig Sauer Academy. 2 Nights.
2016: Armed Movement In Structures:(Force-on-force). Shivworks/Southnarc. 2 days.
2016: Rangemaster Instructor Development Course – Tom Givens. 3 Days.
Recognized for Excellence – Top 3 overall score.
2015: Larry Vickers: 1-Day Carbine course.
2015: The Law of Deadly Force. Andrew Branca. Live course and online course certification
2015: Bullets and Vehicles. Sig Sauer Academy
2015: Tactical Decision Making with CAPS. Sig Sauer Academy
2015: Larry Vickers 2-Day Advanced Pistol Course
2015: Critical Space Combative Pistol. Handgun Combatives – Dave Spaulding. 2 days
2014: Advanced Situational Combative Pistol. Handgun Combatives – Dave Spaulding. 2 days
2014: Counter Ambush Training Course. Achieved Certification, I.C.E. Training – Rob Pincus.
2014: Gunsite 250 Pistol, Gunsite Academy, Marksman One grade. 5 days
2013: Laws Governing Concealed Carry and the Use of Deadly Force, North Carolina Justice Academy
2013: NRA Advanced Personal Protection Outside the Home. First Shot – Walkertown, NC. 2 Days
2013: Reflective Reactive Pistol Training course, Troysgate Inc.
2013: Intermediate Competitive Skills Development, Sig Sauer Academy
2012: MAG-40, Armed Citizens Rules of Engagement, Massad Ayoob. 4 Days
Elected team captain
Recognized for Top-5 marksmanship score (296/300) on qualification course.
2012: Edged Weapons, Springs Road Gun Club
2012: NRA First Steps, Springs Road Gun Club
2011: Tactical Handgun 1, Troysgate Inc.
2010: Tactical Handgun, Springs Road Gun Club
2009: NC Concealed Carry Handgun, Paul Nelson
Scheduled Upcoming Courses:
3/ 2017: Rangemaster Tactical Conference - 3 days
4/2017: Vehicle Combatives. Handgun Combatives. Dave Spaulding. 2 days.
5/2017: Rangemaster Advanced 3-day Pistol Course with Vehicle Module. Tom Givens. 3-Days.
Organizations: NRA: (Endowment Life Member), IDPA, GSSF, Grass Roots North Carolina.
Additional Training: Shotokan Karate-Black Belt. Extensive training in North American Full-contact Kickboxing. Several belts in Aikido.
MD- Radiologist with extensive knowledge of human anatomy.