As a 7th Generation Native Texan and Founder of the DST Training Academy in 2007, I have been putting to use my many years of military and law enforcement study and training, including years of practical field experience, in the business of educating corporate groups, schools, churches, and proactive individuals who take Personal Protection and Safety seriously, and currently hold active instructor certifications in the following areas:
Texas Department of Public Safety License to Carry a Handgun Instructor.
Texas Department of Public Safety Certified Safe School Active Shooter Response Instructor.
Texas Department of Public Safety RSD LIII Firearms and Classroom Instructor
TCOLE (Subject Matter Expert) on Violent Crime.
Drug Enforcement Administration Narcotics Detection and Recognition certified.
VDG Emergency Trauma Care Certified Instructor.
P.A.C.E. Active Shooter Response Instructor
CORE Facility Security Inspector
Triple Canopy Combat Arms Instructor Certified (M4 Patrol Rifle and Defensive Sidearms)
Center Axis Relock IPD
DYNAMICS Handgun Instructor.
Strategic Weapons Academy CC: Personal Protection for Law Enforcement.
NRA Range Safety Officer
NRA Handgun Instructor
I have accrued over 160 hours with the Behavioral Sciences Special Studies Group through NCSU and have worked in both Foreign and Domestic areas of Law Enforcement specializing in Counter Violence, Public Safety, Surveillance, Assets Seizure, Warrant Service and Narcotics Interdiction. Combined with additional DST instructors we bring over 100 years of experience in personal protection and public safety.
Thank you for your consideration of the DST Training Academy, for your safety needs.
Bill Wayborne – Tarrant County Sheriff
Kory Hicks - Grapevine Faith School
Drew Sells – Pantego Christian Academy
Charles Pinkerton – Texas Department of Public Safety
Bert Mullins – Arlington Texas Code Compliance Officer
Jess Minton – Arlington Texas Police Department
Nick Ratliff – Vital Defense group
Jean Osborne – Lockheed Martin