Force Necessary Instructors – U.S.

Certified & Active, Force Necessary Instructors & Black Belts


United States



The 7 SFC Courses

  • 1 – Force Necessary Hand
  • 2 – Force Necessary Stick
  • 3 – Force Necessary Knife
  • 4 – Force Necessary Gun
  • 5 – CQC Group (The above 4 combined – the Close Quarter Concepts Group)
  • 6 – Pacific Archipelago Concepts (with FMA essentials)
  • 7 – Defender: Police Judo

 How can you become an instructor? Questions answered click here


ARIZONA 

Jesus Murrieta   “Check Your Six” Counter Measures – Tucson, AZ 

  • Hand, Stick, Knife, Gun CQC Group Instructor Level 6.
  • Defender: Police Judo Level 6.
  • Hard core, hard driven’. Worked security in USA and Mexico.
  • Former special squad corrections supervisor and trainer.
  • Also a great, detailed, friendly, approachable instructor for all seeking training. (520) 270-3591   Linked in profile    

 

 

CALIFORNIA 

Tim Llacuna – Clayton, CA  (and central Florida) 

  • Hand, Stick, Knife, Gun CQC Group Level 10,
  • 20 year SFC vet and has traveled with Hock all over the world
  • (Note, Tim also lives in Tampa, Florida as his HQ, but visits back home in the Clayton, CA area quite frequently, for many months at a time)    

 

Mike Belzer – Glendale/Los Angeles, CA

  •  Advanced Instructor, Hand, Stick, Knife, Gun CQC Group and PAC/FMA.
  • (Hard to describe Mike in a chapter, least of all, a paragraph. He’s been with us since the 1990s. Lifelong martial artist. He traveled the world researching martial arts with the renown Karateka Donn Draeger. He wrote the Wally Jay Small Circle Jujitsu course and Wally’s famous book. Married to the one and only Meredith Gold of Black Belt Magazine fame. Webpage

 

 

Ron Esteller – San Leandro and Pleasanton, (Bay Area region) 

  • Force Necessary:Hand 2nd Dan Black Belt,
  • Force Necessary:Knife Black Belt,
  • Force Necessary:Stick 2nd Dan Black Belt.
  • Basic PAC/FMA Instructor.
  • Other system Blacks in Kajukenbo. Life long martial artist.
  • Been with the SFC for over 20 years.     Webpage

 

 

Adventure Collins -Grass Valley CA

  • Force Necessary:Knife 2nd Dan Black Knife Course.
  • Basic CQC Group Instructor.
  • Pacific Archipelago Concepts Advanced Instructor.  
  • Veteran EMT, out working the ambulance day after day, for years.
  • Been with the SFC over 20 years.     

 

 

Ben “Wolverine” Cross – Sacramento, CA

  •  Force Necessary:Knife Level 10 Black.
  • Force Necessary:Hand 3rd Dan Black Level 13.
  •  Campion kick boxer. Thai addict. Champion MMA fighter.
  • “All that with a great caring “touch” for instructing all kinds of people.” – Hock Been with the SFC for decades.     

 

 

Shane Bennefield  – Sacramento, CA  

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 10 Black Belt.
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 10 Black Belt Knife.
  • Long-time cohort  and training partners of Ben Cross and Keith Miller.    

 

 

Tracy Scates – Sacramento, CA

  • Force Necessary:Hand  2nd Dan Black.
  • Martialist and MMA trainer. SFC active member for some 20 years  

 

Lloyd Jackson  – Modesto, CA

  • Force Necessary:Hand Black Belt.
  • Force Necessary:Knife Level 4 and Basic Instructor. 
  • Police Judo Basic Instructor.
  • CQC Group Class organizer. Long-time, police veteran.  

 

 

Andrew Yevsyevyev – Freemont, CA

  • Force Necessary: Knife Advanced Knife instructor,
  • Level 6 Force Necessary: Stick,
  • Level 3 Basic Instructor. Fight champ, lifelong martialist      



Colorado 

Snake Blocker – Denver, CO (and Oberlin, Kansas) 

  • 4th Degree Black Belt – Force Necessary Knife 
  • 4th Degree Black Belt (Level 12) – American Combat Kempo Karate-Jiu-Jitsu/Empty Hand/Unarmed Combatives 
  • Force Necessary Hand | 2nd Degree Black Belt (Level 11)
  • Pacific Archipelago Concepts (PAC) & Essential Filipino Martial Arts (Kali/Escrima/Arnis) 
  • Level 11 Black – Force Necessary Gun | Level 7 – Force Necessary Stick 
  • Thai champ.
  • US Navy vet serving all over the world, Afghanistan and Iraq contractor.
  • “There is no one on the planet quite like the Snake. Full-bloodied Apache, lifelong martialist, Snake started hosting me in greater Los Angeles in the mid-1990s!” – Hock  https://www.snakeblocker.org/

 

 

Scott Pedersen of Synergy – Denver, CO

  • Force Necessary: Hand and Kempo/Jujitsu 3rd Dan Black Belt.
  • Force Necessary: Knife Black Belt Level 11 2nd Dan 
  • Force Necessary: Stick Black Belt 
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 7 
  • CQC Group Level 7
  • 2nd Dan Black Belt in PAC-FMA.
  • Lifelong Martialist “and true-blue, grade A person” – Hock.           Webpage

 

 

 

Larry Cline – Centennial, CO

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 7 Advanced instructor,
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 7 Advanced instructor,
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 7 Advanced instructor,
  • Force Necessary: Gun, Level 7 Advanced instructor,
  • CQC Group Level 7,
  • Combat Hapkido Black Belt,
  • Former Army Ranger Vietnam Vet.
  • Currently working executive security.
  • SFC practitioner since 1997    

 

 

 

Steve Lowery – Thorton   

  • Force Necessary: Hand Black Belt,  
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 7 Advanced instructor,
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Gun, Level 3   
  • PAC-FMA 3rd Dan Black Belt
  • CQC Group Level 3 
  • Tracy Kempo Black Belt.
  • “Steve has been with the SFC since 1997, a top-notch person and ally.” – Hock  

 

 

Jason Luce – Colorado Springs, CO

  • Force Necessary:Hand Black Belt,
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 3,
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 3,
  • Force Necessary:Gun Level 6,  
  • CQC Group Level 3 Instructor,
  • Defender: Police Judo Basic Instructor,
  • PAC-FMA Level 3 Basic Instructor
  • Police veteran and graduate of numerous, various law enforcement tactics courses.   

 

 

Gene Gordon – Englewood, CO

  • Force Necessary: Hand Black Belt,
  • PAC-FMA Black Belt – 1st Dan Black
  • Student of Scott Pedersen for many years.
  • Gene is a professional magician     Webpage

 

 

Brian Harper, Colorado Springs

  • PAC/FMA Basic Instructor, Level 3
  • CQC Group class organizer
  • 5th Dan Black Belt Chŏn-Tu Kwan Hapkido – International Combat Hapkido Federation (ICHF)
  • 3rd Dan Black Belt TaeKwonDo – Independent Taekwondo Association (ITA)
  • Webpage


DELAWARE

Rob Kloss – Hockessin, DE

  • Force Necessary: Hand Advanced Instructor Level 7,
  • Force Necessary: Knife Basic Instructor Level 3,
  • Force Necessary: Stick Basic Instructor Level 3,
  • Force Necessary: Gun Basic Instructor Level 3.
  • CQC Group Level 3 Instructor    Webpage

 

 



FLORIDA

David Roth -Vero Beach, FL   Florida Karate Academy |

  • Force Necessary: Hand Black Belt,
  • Force Necessary: Knife Advanced Level 6 instructor,
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 6 Instructor.
  • PAC/FMA Basic Level 3 Instructor.
  • “Dave has been with us since the 1990s.” – Hock
    Webpage

 

 

Charley Pike – Port St. Lucie, FL

  • Force Necessary: Hand Black Belt,
  • Force Necessary: Knife Advanced Level 6 instructor,
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 6 Instructor.
  • PAC/FMA Basic Level 3 Instructor.
  • “Charlie has been with us since the 1990s.” – Hock
    Facebook

 

 Tim Llacuna -Tampa Area, FL     

  • Hand, Stick, Knife, Gun CQC Group Level 10,
  • 20 year SFC vet and has traveled with Hock all over the world
  • (Note, Tim also lives in Tampa, Florida as his HQ, but visits back home in the Clayton, CA area quite frequently, for many months at a time) 

 

 

GEORGIA 

“The Chief!” Gary Glemboski – Savannah GA

  • Defender: Police Judo Advanced Instructor
  • Owner/Operator of Global Tactical Training,
  • Retired Savannah command staff police officer,
  • Former Marine
  • Former SWAT commander
  • Karate Black Belt (It would be very, very hard to condense all the multi-layered training and experience that the Chief has. Terrific, caring, hands-on instructor
  • Webpage 

 

 

Arthur “Art” Hyde  – Suwanee GA (Greater North Atlanta) 

  • Force Necessary: Hand Black Belt,
  • Force Necessary: Stick Black Belt, Force Necessary: Knife Black Belt
  • (678) 517-3490   

 

 

Chris Lacava – Atlanta

  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 6 Advanced Instructor.
  • Hapkido Black Belt and practitioner of many systems.
  • EMT and Licensed Acupuncturist.
  • “Chris is a terrific and charismatic character, always ready to work out, study and teach.” – Hock
    Webpage 

 

HAWAII

Kainoa Li – Honolulu

  • PAC-FMA Black Belt.
  • Additionally, Li is a qualified instructor in Hawaiian Lua, Krav Maga, Wing Chun, Jeet Kune Do, Wun Hop Kuen Do, Kali/Arnis/Eskrima, Hapkido, Tae Kwon Do, Muay Thai, Karate-Do, Judo, Jujitsu, Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, Com-Tech Bowie, and several military/law enforcement combatives & defensive tactics programs. Li also had a recurring role as a paramedic in the TV series Hawaii Five-0  Webpage


ILLINOIS 

Marc HalleckRound Lake Beach, IL

  • Instructor/ Black Belt in multiple SFC courses since the 1990s
  • Certified in all the Guro Dan Inosanto system
  • Marc runs a staff of multiple SFC Black Belts and rank holders in these courses (847) 573-1672 
  • Northshore Academy of Martial Arts   

 

 

Randy NicholsChicago, IL 

  • Multi FN and PAC-FMA Course instructor since the 1990s,
  • Veteran police veteran   Tel: (773) 914-3545 
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Mike Frazier –  Decatur, IL

  • CQC Group Level 2. Advanced Instructor
  • Level 7 in the Force Necessary:Hand course. 
  • Force Necessary:Gun Level 2
  • Force Necessary:Knife Level 3 Basic Instructor 
  • Force Necessary Stick Level 4 basic Instructor 



INDIANA 

Ted Grubbs – Northern IN
 
  • Holder of several ranks in the SFC courses since the 1990s.
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 7
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 4 | 
 
 
 
 
Terry Gruel – Kokomo, IN
 
  • SFC rank holder of several levels and CQC class organizer.
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 6
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 4
  • webpage   765-432-5531
 
 


KANSAS 

Snake Blocker –  Oberlin (and Denver, CO) 

  • 4th Degree Black Belt – Force Necessary Knife 
  • 4th Degree Black Belt (Level 12) – American Combat Kempo Karate-Jiu-Jitsu/Empty Hand/Unarmed Combatives 
  • Force Necessary Hand | 2nd Degree Black Belt (Level 11)
  • Pacific Archipelago Concepts (PAC) & Essential Filipino Martial Arts (Kali/Escrima/Arnis) 
  • Level 11 Black – Force Necessary Gun | Level 7 – Force Necessary Stick 
  • Thai champ.
  • US Navy vet serving all over the world. Afghanistan and Iraq contractor.
  • “There is no one on the planet quite like the Snake. Full-bloodied Apache, lifelong martialist, Snake started hosting me in greater Los Angeles in the mid-1990s!” – Hock  https://www.snakeblocker.org/

 

Dr. Kyle Garrison -Topeka, KS

  • Force Necessary Knife, Advanced Instructor Level 8 
  •  PAC-FMA Level 3
  • Force Necessary: Stick 7
  • Retired military, but still a practicing doctor


KENTUCKY

Curt “Doc” Sheldon – Cincinnati, OH / Northern KY 

  • Force Necessary Knife Level 10 Black
  • Force Necessary Stick Level 11, 2nd Dan Black 
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 10. 
  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 10 Black
  • CQC Group Level 10 Black Belt.
  • CQC Class #02 Honor Graduate   Tel: (513) 379-4564

 

 

Keith Miller – Louisville, KY 

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 11 Black Belt 
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 3 Basic Instructor
  • Force Necessary Stick Level 3 Basic Instructor
  • CQC Group Level 3 Basic Instructor Level 3 
  • Muay, JKD, MMA  Instructor and conditioning  coach  Webpage

 

Stephen Carroll – Richmond, KY | Instructor – Multi Tel: (859) 626-2476

 Karen Estes – Richmond, KY 

  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 10 Black Belt Instructor
  • PAC-FMA Level 5
  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 6 Advanced Instructor 
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 3
  • Numerous other martial arts ranks Tel: (859) 893-1149 
  • Webpage

 

 

Dennis EstesRichmond, KY

  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 3 basic Knife Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • Webpage 

 

 

Duran SheetsNorthern Kentucky

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 6 Advanced Instructor 
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • CQC Group Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • PAC-FMA Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • Sambo Black Belt and champ
  • Retired combat veteran



LOUISIANA

    Chris Mautino –  New Orleans

  •  Force Necessary: Hand Advanced Instructor Level 6 

MARYLAND

Charles Jorden – Brunswick, MD  

Level 3 Basic Instructor Force Necessary: Hand


MASSACHUSETTS

Burger’s Jujitsu Houdini

Jeff Burger – Boston, MA

  • Advanced Knife Instructor (Knife level 6)
  • Thai Boxing Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Stick Basic Instructor Level 4
  • Gun Level 3 Basic Instructor.
  • Founder of Houdini Jujitsu
  • Jeff is an excellent martial artist in many systems but a great source for Thai Boxing (he fought and trained over there) and the “Great Escapes” from submissions, choles and fight finishers. 

MICHIGAN

 

Cliff Munson II – Watervliet, MI

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 15 Black Belt Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 6 Advanced Instructor 
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • CQC Group Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • Defender: Police Judo Advanced Instructor
  • PAC-FMA Level 10 Black Belt
  • With us since the early 1990s
  • web contact

 

 

Don Young – Grand Rapids, MI 

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 12 Black Belt Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 6 Advanced Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 7 Advanced Instructor 
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 61Advanced Instructor
  • CQC Group Level 1
  • PAC-FMA Level 10 Black Belt
  • With us since the early 1990s 
  • Web contact

 

Chuck Pippen – Grand Rapids, MI | Multi SFC course black belts, and Knife Level 6, Advanced Knife Instructor 

Eric Piper – South MI | numerous SFC black belts, CQC Group and Police Judo instructor  

John WindsorKalamazoo, MI | level 10, Black Belt in PAC/Filipino and Level 11 Black Belt in Unarmed Combatives 

Robb Wickham – Highland/Detroit 

  • Force Necessary: Hand – Basic Unarmed Combatives Level 3 instructor
  • Force Necessary: Gun  Level 6 Advanced gun instructor

 

 

Tomas “Tommy” Borobia – Portage, MI

  • PAC/FMA Level 5 Basic Instructor
  • tborobia@gmail.com


MINNESOTA

 

Jim FarnhamChisholm, MN 55719 |  UC Level 12 , Knife level 9 Expertise Instructor, Level 10 Black Knife Instructor – CQC Group (Class #03 Honor Graduate) Tel: (218) 254-3332  

Tom Ricci – Chisholm, MN | UC Level 10 Black Belt 

Tom Kruchowski –  MN  | UC Level 10 Black Belt, Knife Level 4 

Joe Rick – Sartel MN | Level 9 Expertise Instructor in UC, Level 9 Expertise Instructor in Knife, Level 5 in SDMS 

Jordan BudenskiNew Ulm | Knife level 3 Basic Instructor | 


MISSOURI

Kevin Bradbury  – MO

  • PAC-FMA 4th Dan Black Belt
  • Knife Level 10 Black Belt   Webpage 

 

Tobias GibsonFulton, MO

  • PAC/Filipino Advanced level 8 Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Hand, Basic Unarmed Instructor Level4
  • Force Necessary: Knife Basic Instructor Level 5
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 3 Basic Instructor
  • CQC Group Classroom Organizer 

 

 

Eric SileyKansas City, MO   

  • PAC-FMA Level 7 and Basic Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 5 and Basic Instructor
  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 2
  • Krav Maga Instructor  Webpage

Travis Emerson – Kansas City, MO   | Level 3 Basic Instructor  Force Necessary: Knife  | Level 3 Basic Instructor PAC-FMA | Long time Krav Maga practitioner | email spartanwolf@me.com

 



MISSISSIPPI

 

 

 

 

 

 

David “Dawg” Kerwood and Staff –  Meridian, MS | UC Level 11 Instructor. Knife Black Belt Level | 11 Instructor, SDMS Stick Level 11 Instructor | Gun Level 2 | 1st Dan Black Belt PAC and Filipino Instructor Advanced Level 10  | CQC Group Level 2  

Gary Newel –  Meridian, MS | SDMS Level 10, Knife Level 10 instructors. Gun 2 gary.a.newell@usps.gov

David CarrMeridian, MS | UC Instructor, and owner of Black Eagle Martial Arts

Kenneth TurnerCollinsville, MS | PAC/FMA Basic Instructor Level 3 Turner Shotokan



NEBRASKA

Mark LyonsOmaha, NE   Force Necessary: Knife Instructor Level 11 – 2nd Dan Black Belt | PAC-FMA Level 4 | Force Necessary: Stick Level 8 | CQC Group instructor 


NEVADA

Charles “Chuck” Burnett – Las Vegas, NV  | Level 6 Advanced UC Instructor Instructor – CQC Group Tel: (702) 524-2195 Invictus Training

Mikeal “Bear” Smith  – Reno, NV | Advanced Level 6 UC, Knife level 7, Close Quarter Combatives Group Class Organizer, Numerous other black belt rankings from other systems. http://www.nevadaselfprotectioncenter.com 

Steve KrystekLas Vegas, NV | PFC Concepts  Instructor – CQC Group and Multi-ranks and Instructorships  Tel: (702) 768-9599 Steve, along with Brian Hartmen run PFC and are  superior go-to-guys and company for firearms.

 



NEW MEXICO

Sean RossAlbuquerque, NM

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 10 Black belt
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 10 Black belt
  • CQC Group Level 10 Advanced Instructor
  • PAC-FMA Level 6 Advanced Instructor

 



NEW YORK

Chris Hennessey New York City, NY.  Hand, Stick, Knife, Gun CQC Level 3 Instructor | Knife level 4 | Stick Level 4 | Other martial systems| Plus-20 year vet with the SFC/FN Webpage

 

NORTH CAROLINA

Kevin Beale – Raleigh, NC | Force Necessary: Hand Level 10 black belt. PAC/Filipino Level 10 Black Belt  – Kevin on the right. (We’ve been working together for almost 30 years!) 

www.kempoandfitness.com   bujutsukempo16@gmail.com 

Harold Evans – Greensboro, NC | 5th Dan PAC/Filipino, Instructor – Multi course instructor Tel: (336) 392-6225 mail_harold@yahoo.com

Nick HughesCharlotte, NC | Instructor – Multi ranked and CQC Group  Tel: (704) 222-4338 

Mitch JenkinsAndrews, NC | Force Necessary:Hand: Level 10 and Kempo Black Belt | Force Necessary:Stick Level 10, Force Necessary:Knife Level 10 | Force Necessary Gun: Level 1 | CQC Group Level 1 |  Hapkido 5th Dan | Tel: 828-361-1056

 

Lyndon JohnsonGoldsboro, NC

  • Master (Level 10) Instructor – CQC Group
  • Force Necessary: Hand 7th DAN
  • Force Necessary Knife Level 12
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 10
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 10
  • PAC-FMA 7th DAN, Kempo/Karate/Jujitsu 7th DAN 
  •  (919) 658-8564 http://www.hardcorecombat.com   hwarangwarrior@msn.com

Joshua StevensGoldsboro, NC 27534 | Instructor – Multi course instructor Tel: (919) 778-6078 

Tyrone Pichon – NC | Basic Instructor, UC Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Goldsboro, NC Tel: (850) 803-6761 tpichon504@hotmail.com

Lawrence (Larry) JamesRaleigh, NC | Basic Instructor UC | Basic Instructor Knife 

Bernard Redfield  – Garner, NC | Level 3 Basic Instructor Knife | Redfields Martial Arts 

 


OREGON

John ClementsPortland, OR | Force Necessary:Knife Level 10 Black | Force Necessary: Hand 2nd Dan Black Belt | Force Necessary:Stick Level 10 Black belt, and Gun ranks 



PENNSYLVANIA

Chad Dulin  – Philadelphia, PA  | Expert Knife Instructor Level 9. Accomplished, first generation Modern Arnis black belt

Randell DeyarminAltoona, PA |  Knife 6 Advanced Instructor, UC 6 Advanced Instructor, Instructor Basic CQC Group Level 3 Instructor Tel: (814) 941-0219 

Robert LeskowitzAltoona, PA | Basic CQC Group Instructor – Instructor Unarmed Level 6 Advanced Instructor, Level 6 Advanced Knife Instructor Tel: (814) 941-2215 

Charles “Big Chuck” Doyle – South & Central NJ and Philadelphia, PA and Bucks County PA | Unarmed Combativs Level 10 Black Belt Instructor 

Adam FreedmanNorth Wales, PA | Knife Instructor Level 10 Black Belt Instructor | Unarmed Instructor Level 10 Black Belt Instructor 

Rick DilaurenzoLansdale, PA | Force Necessary: Knife  Level 10 Black |  Force Necessary: Hand: Level 10 Belt Instructor 



RHODE ISLAND

Raffi DerdarianJohnston/Providence, RI

  • PAC/Filipino 3rd Degree Back Belt
  • Force Necessary: Knife  Level 9 Expertise Knife Instructor
  • Numerous Karate black belts
  • A fully certified Guro Dan Inosanto systems Instructor!
  • A Hock compadre since the early 1990s!
  •  Webpage

 Chris ThompsonNorth Kingston, RI

  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 3 Knife Instructor
  • PAC/Filipino Basic Stick Instructor.
  • Numerous JKD and Kali rankings. Webpage

   

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SOUTH CAROLINA

Steven Levine – Isle of Palms-Mount Pleasant,  SC

  • PAC/FMA Basic Instructor Level 3
  • Force Necessary: Hand  Level 4   
  • Force Necessary: Knife  Level 3
  • Force Necessary: Stick  Level 3 
  • Numerous other martial arts rankings | Athletic Physical Coach in various sports.
  • “Steve has been with us almost 20 years, has hosted me and attended numerous seminars and classes. He is a terrific person and great to work with.” – Hock. 
  • Contact him at Slevine.sl41@gmail.com , phone 859 250 2309


TENNESSEE

Brent FugateTullahoma, TN | Level 10 Black Belt in unarmed | Level 10 Black Knife and level 10 Black Stick. | Level 10 advanced Gun | Advanced Instructor Level 7 PAC. | CQC Group Level 10 |  Instructor Tel: (931) 454-9060 

 

Sharaze Colley – Memphis, TN | Basic Knife Instructor | Various other PAC and FN course rankings. She is also a fitness coach and physical trainer.


Bill WhitworthMorristown (Knoxville area, TN)  | Force Necessary: Hand Level 10 Black Belt, and numerous other FN rankings. Started with out SFC in the 1990s. Numerous other martial arts achievements and long term student of Mark Hatmaker. Red Dragon

Doug Warnburg –  Estill Springs, TN   | Force Necessary:Hand Level 3 Basic Instructor,  Contact email 

 

TEXAS

Jeff “Rawhide” LaunDallas and Denton County, TX 

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 10 Black Belt
  • CQC Group Level 10
  • PAC-FMA Black Belt  4th Dan Black
  • Contact Rawhide via Hock due to his job desecrations 

 

 

Dr Jeff AllenAubrey/Denton, TX

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Stick Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 10 Black Belt
  • Force Necessary: Gun Level 10 Black Belt
  • CQC Group Level 10
  • PAC-FMA Black Belt  4th Dan Black
  • Aiki-Jitsu Black Belt
  • Ringside Boxing champ finalist and Triathlete 
  • College professor and department head
  • Contact  Jeff.Allen@unt.edu
  • https://sageprofessor.com/

 

Tom (The Arnold) BarnhartCorinth, TX | Instructor Multi Black Belt, Course  Tel: (214) 727-0148 

John Peek Webster – (Houston area) Force Necessary: Hand Level 3 Basic Instructor. Force Necessary:Gun Level 3 Basic Instructor  Webpage

Jason GutierrezDenton, TX | 3rd Degree Black Advanced in UC and American Combat Kempo, Knife Level 11 2nd Dan Black, Level 10 Black Belt in SDMS Stick, PAC/Filipino 3rd Dan Black Belt Expertise  

Dean “The Dean of Kaju” Goldade Taylor, TX | Instructor – CQC Group (UC – 6th Dan, PAC – 5th Dan, Knife Level 10. (“The Dean” is a highly respected Kajukenbo Black Belt) Tel: 512-375-9823  us.karate@yahoo.com  TejasFightSciences  

Rodrigo Guajardo  – Brownsville TX | UC  black Belt, kempo Karate JuJitsu Black Belt,  SDMS Black Belt, Knife Black Belt , Gun Black Belt , CQC Group Black Belt, investigator and security specialist, www.combativesrgv.com 

 

Mark Lynn – Hidden Sword Martial Arts- Roanoke TX | Long time 1st generation student and one of the first three students testing for black belt in the Filipino Arnis  Federation (now the PAC course). Mark is a multi degreed black belt; 6th dan PAC, 6th dan unarmed (Asian Kempo Karate Jujitsu), and SDMS basic instructor level under Hock Hochheim.  As well as earning multi level black belts in American TKD (8th), Kombatan Arnis (5th), Modern Arnis (4th),  Kobudo (1st) and basic instructor in Mirarada Escrima.   For the past 11 years Mark has been teaching multiple daily classes out of the Roanoke Rec. Center specializing in American TKD (for kids) and Filipino martial arts for the adults.  Tel: 682-564-7078 

 

Lou Ivie – Abilene, TX | PAC Basic Instructor, Level 4 | Kajukenbo Black Belt | Lifelong martial artist

Aaron Shbeeb – Houston TX | Knife Level 12 (Black 3rd dan) , Level 11 Black Belt Unarmed Instructor, PAC Level 10 Instructor, Gun Level 6 Instructor, SDMS Level 10 Black Belt Instructor, CQC Group Level 4

Dominique NavarreteDallas, TX | Level 10 Black belt Unarmed Combatives,  Advanced PAC Instructor 

Kevin Quick – Houston, TX | UC Level 10 Black Belt, Knife/Counter Knife Level 11 2nd Dan Black Belt, and Kempo-Jujitsu Black Belt. webpage is www.quickselfdefense.com    

Bill Rankel – Houston, TX  | UC Level 10 Black Belt, Knife/Counter Level 10 Black Belt and Kempo-Jujitsu 

Keith AnthonyDallas – Ft Worth, TX | Knife level 10 Black | Unarmed Comatives Advanced Instructor level 6 

Shawn VicknairSugarland/Houston, TX | Basic Knife Instructor, Level 4 Knife – CQC Group Class Organizer 


UTAH

Dewayne ThomasHerriman UT 

  • Force Necessary Boxing Coach
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 3 Basic Instructor.
  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 7

VIRGINIA

Bruce Hiltgartner – Purceville, VA 

  • Force Necessary: Hand Level 3
  • Force Necessary: Knife Level 3 
  • Plus 20 years with SFC/FN 

  

WASHINGTON

Steve Cooke (and son Sammy)Kennewick, WA

  • PAC-FMA 11
  • Force Necessary: Hand level 11
  • Force Necessary: Stick level 7
  • Force Necessary: Knife level 7
  • CQC Group Level 7.  Tel: (509) 628-2304
  • With us since the 1990s 

Some instructors are either inactive or cannot be listed due to the policies of their employers, such as police or military. 

. Meet these instructors by attending an event in your area. 

. If you’d like the instructor’s direct contact information, email Hock directly and request it.

. If you feel you are an instructor but aren’t listed here, contact Hock at HockHochheim@ForceNecessary.com

 


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