Civilian Survival School started as an idea to bring top tier training to the average person without the stipulation of having prior experience. Blending firearms, medical and survival is the main focus. 


Derek is a Massachusetts native. Working in various forms in the armed field including, plain clothes asset protection, firearms instructor for several federal contractors and law enforcement. 


Receiving formal training from Montana Law Enforcement Academy , Tony Cowden, Jeff Houston,  Eddie Penney, as well as a myriad of federal contractors.