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Joseph Taylor   joseph@houston-tactical.com

  • Retired: USAR Special Forces SgtMajor (Commo,Ops/Intel,Demolitions) and USN Electronics Tech/Reactor Operator 1st Cl. (Hon.Discharge), US Nuclear Regulatory Commission Reactor Inspector and Emergency Response Officer, DOE Nuclear Weapons and Facilities Inspector/Consultant Engineer, BSEE.
  • Instructor - IRTB (Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings) DHS-Department of Homeland Security
  • Instructor - U&PSBI(Understanding & Planning for School Bomb Incidents) DHS-Department of Homeland Security
  • Instructor - Basic Military Orientation and All Skills, Drill Instruction, Unconventional Warfare Tactics, Land Nav.
  • Instructor - Advanced Soldier Skills and Military Firearms, Weapons Familiarization (AK-47,Uzi, MAC-10/11)
  • Certified 1911 .45acp Armorer
  • Life Member-NRA and TSRA
  • CHL holder TX,NV,UTAH
  • Brown belt-Shoto kan karate/ Wa Do okinawan karate
  • Qualified Expert with Rifle & Pistol- US Army
  • Master Parachutist and Jumpmaster-USA
  • Instructor-Tandem and Static Line parachuting- US Parachuteing Association
  • Commercial Pilot Certified,Multi-engine,Land, Instrument
  • Graduate- Frontsight Defensive Handgun, Practical Rifle, and Tactical Shotgun Courses, Edged Weapons/Unarmed Self-Defense courses
  • Medical Specialist - US Army (Combat Medic)
  • Texas Licensed Personal Protection Officer
  • California Licensed Security Guard
  • TWIC Licensed
  • Texas State Guard Medical Rangers (Combat Medic / Security Specialist) CSM (Active)
  • Advanced Detail Motorcade & Principle Protection Training
  • American Safety & Health Institute - Basic First Aid Certified
  • American Safety & Health Institute - CPR & AED Certified
  • American Red Cross - First Aid/AED Certified
  • Certified Scuba Divemaster - PADI, Dive Boat Operations Specialist-NAUI, Dive Control Master-SSI, Tri-mix Rebreather and Open Circuit Certified (300 ft.)-IANTID, Dive Gas Blender-IANTID
  • Ham Radio Operator - Extra Class - AC5BE, MARS Emergency Communications Operator AAR6SC
  • Quartermaster Scout (Eagle equivalent) Sea Scouts of America (BSA)

Instructor "B"

  • Retired U.S. Marine with over 24 yrs of active and reserve service
  • Primarily served in Force Recon - Battalion Recon and Scout Sniper platoons
  • Holds a FIDC instructor certification
  • NRA Law Enforcement pistol and rifle instructor
  • Texas CHL instructor
  • Graduate of the R.L Oatman executive protection course and numerous other high threat security and operational courses
  • High threat weapons and tactics instructor at Black water U.S.A .
  • U.S. Dept of State WPPS instructor qualified to teach firearms, land navigation CQB/PRE, self defense and off road driving.
  • Currently works for the Department of State as a member of a security advisory team in austere world wide locations
  • Has been teaching weapons and tactics for over 20 years
  • Has combat tours in Desert Storm, Operation Iraqi Freedom and over 1000 days of service in Afghanistan
  • Tour with Marine security forces Panama securing U.S. interest in South America
  • Continues to be an adjunct instructor at Houston Tactical as well as several other large training facility's across the United States.
  • http://www.hopliteconsulting.net/home

Instructor "Flash"  ht@houston-tactical.com

  • Awarded the "Governors 20" - Rifle Competition Camp SwiftTX 2012
  • Instructor - LASER (Law Enforcement Active Shooter Emergency Response) DHS-Department of Homeland Sec.
  • Instructor - IRTB (Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings) DHS-Department of Homeland Sec.
  • Instructor - U&PSBI(Understanding & Planning for School Bomb Incidents) DHS-Department of Homeland Sec.
  • Instructor - Basic / Advanced SWAT
  • Instructor - Tactical Counter Ambush, Armed / Unarmed, Pistol / Rifle / Shotgun
  • Instructor - Personal Protection Officer Course (Defensive Tactics / Unarmed Combat)
  • Instructor - Executive Black Belt Program (Defensive Tactics / Unarmed Combat)
  • Instructor - ASHI - CPR / AED
  • Instructor - ASHI - Basic First Aid - Wilderness First Aid
  • Instructor - Basic Military Orientation, Drill Instruction
  • Instructor - Advanced Soldier Skills
  • Instructor - Military Firearms
  • Instructor - Weapons Familiarization (AK-47, HK-G3, etc.)
  • Instructor - Texas Concealed Handgun License
  • Basic / Advanced SWAT
  • Advanced Hostage Rescue
  • Sniper Level II
  • NRA Certified Firearms Instructor (Pistol / Rifle / Shotgun)
  • NRA Range Safety Officer
  • Certified Glock Armorer
  • Honor Graduate – US Army Basic Training
  • Salutatorian Graduate – Police Academy
  • 24 years of Martial Arts Training
  • Qualified Expert with Rifle & Pistol – US Army
  • Advanced Tactical Pistol, Rifle, and Shotgun Courses
  • Former Nationally Registered EMT
  • Medical Specialist – US Army (Combat Medic)
  • Texas Licensed Personal Protection Officer (Level IV)
  • Texas Military Forces (State Guard) – QRT (Quick Response Team)     Former:  Medical Rangers (Combat Medic)
  • Advanced Detail Motorcade & Principle Protection Training
  • American Safety & Health Institute – Basic First Aid Certified
  • American Safety & Health Institute – CPR & AED Certified
  • American Red Cross - Wilderness & Remote First Aid Certified
  • Certified Scuba Diver - PADI
  • Ham Radio Operator - Technician 
  • TWIC
  • Eagle Scout – Boy Scouts of America
  • Performed Executive Protection in Central America working alone and details with the country’s secret service agency.
  • Protected executives important to medical facilities during the Hurricane Ike Recovery
  • Executive protection in multiple states of the US guarding company executives, well known musical artist,
    wealthy individuals, and their families.
  • Provided Security and Medical assistance for a Special Needs Shelter during Hurricane Ike Landfall.
  • Protected FBI assets, Former US Congressman, National TV Commentator.
  • Provide protection of Medical Personnel in the HoustonTx area.


    Please contact HT@houston-tactical.com for more information about this site.







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