Who Are We


To provide best in class training based on knowledge derived from real-world experience, while providing safe, unique, and active "live" learning opportunities.


Taking proven teaching methodologies coupled with emerging technology in an immersive environment to become the pioneers in the training landscape.


  • Family and friends...We train to protect what we love 

  • Community... its valuable and deserves our best efforts to help it thrive

  • Mental and physical resiliency...Hard work  and hard things will get you there.

  • Delivering tangible skills...Participant's development matters

  • Leadership and Teams...It keeps us thinking about others first

  • life...its for the living and living is best done outdoors


Our Founder/CEO



Special Forces (Green Beret)

Mike spent his formative years working alongside and serving with some of America’s most elite military units. As a member of the United States Army’s Special Forces, Mike specialized in training the armies of foreign nations.  It was during these years that he developed a passion for people and training. The jungles of Central America proved to be the ideal classroom and SURVIVAL the perfect course of study.