Terrebonne Regional POST Basic Law Enforcement Academy Level 1


University of Maryland

Military History


Marine Corps Institute

Amphibious Warfare Non-Resident Program


Introduction to amphibious operations, Introduction to naval operations, Amphibious staff functioning -- Intelligence in amphibious operations, NBC considerations in amphibious operations and Logistical Operations.

Marine Corps Institute



Theory, nature and levels of War, development of modern warfare tactics, maneuver warfare concepts and application: planning and writing of orders; techniques of combat leadership; methods of training and qualities needed for successful leadership; concepts of combined arms and fire support.

Quantico, Virginia

Warrant Officer Basic Course

2000 – 2001

Provisional Rifle Platoon Commander writing and executing operations orders , policy , running day to day operations, management of personnel and budgeting in an administrative and combat environment. 

Quantico, Virginia

Range Officer Course


Planning, executing and development of training, operations and deployment of all weapon assets organic to an Infantry Battalion. Running and conducting Marine Corps entry level Marksmanship Training to include daily range operations to include every aspect of safety to live fire exercises and conducting Rifle and Pistol Qualifications.

Quantico, Virginia

Small Arms Weapons Instructor Course (SAWIC)

1999 – 2000

Planning, constructing Surface Danger Zones overlays and conducting weapons instruction with live fire exercises training with every weapon system organic to a Infantry Battalion to include 60mm Mortars, 81 mm Mortars, Anti-Tank Missile Systems TOW, Dragon, 50 Caliber, M-60, M240, M-249, M-203, M-79, AR Platforms, MP-5, 1911 .45, Beretta 92 and various optics.

Marine Corps Institute

Infantry Unit Leader


Communications, Computer Applications, Supervision, Budget and Resource Management, Human Resource Supervision, Leadership, Operations Management

Chesapeake, Virginia

Marine Corps Security Force Cadre Instructor Trainer


Assigned to Naval Installation security to provide expertise in Base Defense Planning, Marksmanship, Anti-terrorism Force Protection, Defensive Tactics, and to train Marine Corps Security Forces, Fleet -anti-terrorism Security Teams (FAST) Navy Security Forces and Auxiliary Security Forces.

Camp Lejuene, North Carolina

School of Infantry

Infantry Platoon Sergeants Course


Writing and executing operations orders and leading a Marine Rifle Platoon in Security and Combat Operations. Use and deployment of weapon systems assets organic to an Infantry Rifle Battalion.

Parris Island, South Carolina

Drill Instructor School


Training Marine recruits in leadership, military customs and courtesy, Marine Corps History, Close Order Drill, Marksmanship Training, Basic Combat Training, Defensive Tactics and Basic Field Skills.

Regina, Guyane, French Guiana

French Foreign Legion 

Jungle Commando Course


Conducting operations in a tropical environment, learning survival techniques, Jungle Warfare, navigating, primitive weapon construction and combat raid operations.

Camp Lejuene, North Carolina

School of Infantry

Combat Squad Leaders Course


Writing and executing patrol orders and leading a Marine Rifle Squad in combat, reconnaissance and raid patrols. Use and deployment of weapon systems assets organic to an Infantry Rifle Company.

Camp Lejuene, North Carolina

2nd Marine Division Schools

Mounted Scout Leaders Course


Planning and executing dismounted forward combat patrols for reconnaissance and intelligence gathering.

H.L. Bourgeois High School

Graduated, 1985



Navy/Marine Corps Commendation Medal 

Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal-two gold stars

Army Achievement Medal

Combat Action Ribbon

Navy Unit Commendation/with-two stars

Meritorious Unit Commendation

Marine Expeditionary Medal

Good Conduct Medal

National Defense Service Medal

Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal

Southwest Asia Service Medal/with three stars

Sea-Service Deployment Ribbon

Overseas Service Ribbon

Kuwait Liberation Medal

Global War on Terrorism Medal

Drill Instructor Ribbon

Elliot Trophy Medal-2004 

Rifle Expert

Pistol Expert


law enforcement achievements

Louisiana Peace Officer Standards Training Certified Peace Officer

Louisiana Peace Officer Standards Training Level 1 and 2 Instructor Certification

Louisiana Peace Officer Standards Training Level 3 Instructor Certification

Louisiana Peace Officers Standards and Training Firearms Instructor Certification

National Academy of Police Driving Instructor Certification

Safariland Less-lethal /Chemical Agents/Distraction device Instructor Certification

Safariland Defensive-Tactics Senior Instructor Certification

Safariland Monadnok Expandable Baton (MEB) /PR-24 Senior Instructor Certification

Sabre Chemical Agent Instructor Certification

MEDIC 1stAid CPR/AED Instructor Certification

Taser Instructor Certification

National Tactical Officers Association Shoot House Instructor.

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Basic Sniper /Observer Course.

Federal Bureau of Investigation Instructor Development Couse.

National Rifle Association (NRA) Firearm Instructor Certification

Wrote and implemented Patrol Rifle Curriculum adopted by Louisiana P.O.S.T. used state wide by all Law Enforcement Agencies.

Wrote and implemented Critical Incident Plan for response to Active Shooters in Terrebonne Parish Schools.

Wrote and implemented Law Enforcement planning when dealing with civil disturbances.

Wrote and implemented courtroom security plan when dealing with high profile cases. .