Our Instructors

Quiet Professional Defense is comprised of current and former military and law enforcement professionals that have decades of experience as instructors for the military, federal and local law enforcement, to include the following:

  • US Marine Corps Force Recon
  • US Army Special Missions Unit
  • US Dept of State Antiterrorism Assistance Program
  • US Dept of Energy Special Response Team
  • US Dept of Energy/NNSA
  • Albuquerque Police Department Special Weapons & Tactics
  • Albuquerque Police Department Intelligence Services Unit
  • Albuquerque Police Department K9

Our instructors hold a variety of certifications, including but not limited to:

  • Special Operations Training Group Close Quarters Battle (CQB) Instructor
  • Special Operations Training Group Sniper Instructor
  • Marine Scout Sniper
  • Marine Force Reconnaissance
  • USMC Methods of Entry Breacher
  • Marine Combatant Diver
  • Army Airborne
  • Military Freefall
  • Army Jumpmaster
  • Tactical Combat Casualty Care
  • Shoothouse Instructor
  • Breaching Instructor
  • Precision Rifle Instructor
  • FBI Sniper School
  • Diversionary Device, Impact Weapons, Chemical Instructor
  • UTM Scenario Instructor
  • Simunitions Scenario Instructor
  • NRA Rifle Instructor
  • NRA Pistol Instructor
  • NMDPS Concealed Handgun License instructor

Staff have training as armorers for various firearms including:

  • Glock
  • Sig Sauer
  • Smith & Wesson
  • Remington
  • Colt
  • FN
  • H&K

Our instructors have over 150 years of combined operational and instructional experience which allows us to provide students with an extensive, safe, and realistic learning experience.

*For Law Enforcement and Government agencies, resumes are available upon request.

Oscar Sanchez – Director of Training

Kevin Fredekind – General Manager