LOCATION 32800 Ronald Reagan Blvd, Georgetown, TX 78633
DATE November 18, 2023 END DATE 11/19/2023
TIME 8:00am - 5:00pm (Both Days)
This course is designed to give protectors advanced defensive skills to keep family and loved ones safe from danger. Students will learn third party protection tactics and how to apply them during everyday situations in common places such as gas stations, restaurants, crowded places and events. Participants will familiarize themselves with close quarters combat and Principal evacuation techniques and perform them in live fire. The course will finish with a series of full contact Force on Force scenario simulations where they will be tested in fast paced dynamic threat environments, giving them an opportunity to validate their knowledge and skills as Third Party Protectors.
With over 16 years of operational experience, Bernardo is a subject matter expert in the field of Counter Terrorism (CT) and security best practices. His expertise covers high-risk police tactics, special operations (SOF), dignitary protection (CP) and close quarters battle (CQB).
Bernardo recently retired from active duty in a Special Operations unit of the Border Patrol, focusing on direct action and low visibility operations. He has served as a Federal Air Marshall, Personal Bodyguard to the Chief of Staff (IDF), Combat instructor and Counter Assault Team member to the Israeli Dignitary Protection Unit.
IMPORTANT: This is NOT a beginner level course. Students must have graduated from a handgun fundamentals course with TACTICAL FITNESS AUSTIN or be independently approved by the instructor. There will be no refunds for students who disregard these requirements.
What you’ll learn in Close Quarters Family Protector fundamentals (LEVEL 1)
What you’ll learn in Advanced Close Quarters Family Protector (LEVEL 2)
Please Note: if you have any questions or issues with regards to gear requirements, do not hesitate to contact me at [email protected] so we can find a suitable solution for you.
Time & Place:
Time: November 18th & 19th 08:00 – 17:00 (Both Days)
Location: Georgetown, TX
32800 Ronald Reagan Blvd, Georgetown, TX 78633 (MEETING across the street from Georgetown Metal Recycling at 07:45AM)
Contact me at (512) 785-1052 or [email protected] if you need assistance finding the place or if you have any questions about required gear, etc.
You must be a US citizen or permanent resident to attend this course. No exceptions.