About Us



In an effort to let those know that visit this site what the background of Strategos as a company is we have outlined below our mission and background within various areas. The ownership and instructor staff of Strategos represents hundreds of years of “real world” experience related to the various topics that they each teach.  Strategos provides active shooter response training and consulting services for schools, churches, workplace and healthcare facilities.

Strategos was founded in 2002 under the name of Strategos International, L.L.C. as a Missouri based Limited Liability Corporation. From 1998-2002 the founders of Strategos were previously training directors for the Surefire Institute, tactical training division of Surefire, L.L.C., a California based law enforcement and military lighting products company. Co-owners of Strategos have over 40 years combined of law enforcement service, tactical training instruction and consulting experience.

Strategos has trained and consulted with over 25,000 law enforcement, military, church, school, security, government, and business professionals since 2002. Our instructors possess many different types expertise along a wide array of tactical, live-fire, corporate/church security and organizational development topics.  Strategos primarily conducts courses within the United States be we have conducted training and demos in 15 countries all around the world as well, including France, Canada, United Kingdom, Singapore, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Japan, El Salvador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Germany, Colombia and Switzerland.

For a list of industry specific references in regards to our training and consulting services please email us at training@strategosintl.com.  To view a portion of industry specific testimonials please visit http://intruderresponse.com/testimonials/.

Thank you for the opportunity to serve your training, consulting and equipment procurement needs.


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Vaughn Baker & Mark Warren
Owners of Strategos International

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