instructors bio 

EDDIE - instructor


-LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER, 22 YEARS (STATE AND LOCAL)
- FORMERLY ASSIGNED TO STATE NARCOTICS / INTERDICTION TASK FORCE
- CURRENT DCJS LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER FIREARMS INsTRUCTOR (20 YEARS)

- DCJS PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICES FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR
- NRA LAW ENFORCEMENT INSTRUCTOR IN PISTOL & SHOTGUN, TACTICAL sHOOTING AND PATROL RIFLE
- ADVANCED PATROL CARBINE OPERATIONS INSTRUCTOR
- DEFENSE TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTOR
- ATTENDED MULTIPLE TRAINING SCHOOLS AND SEMINARS TO INCLUDE
- LONG RANGE PRECISION SHOOTING, CQB TACTICS AND COMBAT PISTOL
- CERTIFIED ARMORER IN MULTIPLE WEAPON PLATFORMS
- COMPETITIVE SHOOTER IN LONG RANGE PRECISION AND 2 &3 GU
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andy - instructor


-Firearms industry professional (18 years)
-Professional firearms instructor and trainer the trainer for nationally recognized firearms training organization
-Communicated with 1,000s of firearms instructors, to include concealed carry instructors, Military and Law Enforcement trainers. 
-Editor for multiple published firearms training books and lesson plans
-Technical advisor for TV shows and firearms training videos. 
-Trained actors, professional athletes and dignitaries. 
-Trained and certified hundreds of firearms instructors to include Government employees and contractors from several agencies.
-Conducted seminars at firearms industry trade shows with 80-100,000 people in attendance. 
-Competitive shooter in IDPA, USPSA, 3-gun, trap skeet and sporting clay tournaments. 
-Attended multiple firearms training schools and seminars.
-Winner of the Gunsite Silver Chicken  

 

Brett - lead instructor


-FORMER Law Enforcement Officer, 12 years (Federal and Local)
-NRA Training Counselor (Home Safety, Pistol, Personal Protection in the Home, Rifle and Shotgun)
-FORMER DCJS LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER Firearms Instructor (3 YEARS)
-FLETC Firearms Instructor Program FITP

-Full Time Firearms Instructor U.S. Border Patrol (1&1/2 Years)
-Contract Security Services Instructor for U.S. Government Department
-Artillery Officer, Enlisted Infantry United States Marine Corps (8 years)
-Range Coach Marksmanship Instructor additional MOS 8531
-Skills for Leaders in Advanced Marksmanship (“SLAM” Course – CQB Range Safety Officer)
-MEUSOC Deployment
-DCJS Private Security Services Firearms Instructor for Patrol Rifle and Advanced Handgun
-NRA LE Instructor in Pistol & Shotgun, Patrol Rifle and Tactical Shooting

mike - director of training


-Special Forces & Ranger qualified (15 years)
-NRA Counselor/instructor (Pistol, Personal Protection In The Home, Rifle, Shotgun, CRSO, Home Safety)
-Conceal carry instructor (VA & NC)
-Special Forces advanced marksmanship & CQB instructor (SFAUC)
-Certified Federal LE instructor (FLETC-FITP)
-Overseas security contractor
-USPSA & IDPA Master class
-Advanced Marksmanship Instructor for an in-extremis Assault Force. 
-Taught thousands of students to shoot and trained hundreds of foreign Tier-1 units.
-Anti-Terrorism Instructor
-Attended over 30 firearms classes
-DCJS Firearms & Advanced firearms instructor

-Law Enforcement Tactical Shooting Instructor, NRA


'P' - lead women's instructor


-NRA Pistol instructor

-IDPA Expert Class, SSP and uspsa competitive shooter

-Range Safety Officer, NRA
-Graduate of over 10 formal shooting courses
-Over 11 years of Martial Arts Experience (2nd Degree Black Belt in karate)

additional instructors

Green Ops has a unique staff of special operations instructors who have extensive experience in their fields.  Our Special Operations Instructors range from former and current military and law enforcement special operations unit members.