SSV Concepts provides training for Civilians, Law Enforcement, Military, and Security Personnel to maximize their potential for survival in deadly force encounters. This is accomplished through an aggressive training program that focuses on consistency and realism. Students will learn the practical application of tactics and marksmanship in order to build the life saving skills they seek.
Do you want free training? Work with us to coordinate your next group training, and your training will be FREE. We are able to provide training at our contracted facilities, or can arrange for instruction at your location.
Private training is provided to small groups, law enforcement departments/swat teams, and corporate retreats.
Free training (limit 1 slot per class) will be provided to victims of violent crimes (assault with injury or weapon, sexual assault, robbery).
SSV Concepts is owned and operated by a full time Police Officer with over 12 years experience, including 10 years on a metropolitan SWAT team. In that time, Rick participated in training, certification, and operational experience in the following areas : Hostage Rescue, High Risk Search Warrants, Rapelling, Breaching(mechanical/ballistic/explosive), Low Light/No Light Tactics, NVGs, SCUBA, Behavior Analysis/Recognition, Distraction Devices, Dignitary Protection, Less Lethal Munitions, and Force on Force( including Simmunition). Rick is an Iowa Law Enforcement Academy certified Firearms Instructor for patrol rifle, pistol, and shotgun.
33 years of martial arts experience
Judo, Jeet Kun Do, Boxing, Muay Thai, Kali-Eskrima, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Second degree Black Belt under Chris Lisciandro - Street Sports BJJ
Precision Scoped Rifle Instructor
Our firearms instructors are SWAT-trained Law Enforcement Officiers with extensive background in the areas of firearms, hand-to-hand combat, and close quarters battle. We look forward to having you in our training courses and providing you with the lifesaving skills that you seek.