Mike Berean 2nd Dan Krav Maga Instructor, U.S.M.C.
Mike has owned and operated Krav Maga Great Lakes since 2009. He started his training in Krav Maga in 2007 and has earned his 2nd Degree Instructor Black Belt and his Advanced Law Enforcement Training Instructor Certification in 2013 through Krav Maga Worldwide. He has been training Law Enforcement and Military personnel for over eight years. Mike has trained under Darren Levine Chief Instructor Krav Maga Worldwide, Jon Pascal Head Instructor Krav Maga Worldwide Law Enforcement and Military Division, and Senior Instructors through Krav Maga Worldwide for the past 9 years. Mike continues improving and bringing the best training, programs, and courses in the world to our Law Enforcement and Military Personnel in the U.S. to face the new threats of Terrorism at home.
U.S.M.C. 1991-1994 Active Duty Desert Storm
Basic Infantry 12/1991
Basic Demolitions course 1992
MCRD San Diego CA Boot Camp
Camp Pendleton CA Basic Infantry
Camp Lejeune NC (Court House Bay) MOS School 1142
Cherry Point NC CSSD-21 Provided Combat Support for Air Wing. Also provided Security Detail work for Ammunition supplies during Operation Haiti.
Medals and Awards:
- National Defense Medal
- Rifle Expert- multiple award
Krav Maga Training 2007-Present
- Krav Maga Instructor 2009-Present
- 2nd Degree Instructor Black Belt Krav Maga Worldwide
Krav Maga Law Enforcement Instructor 2011-Present
Krav Maga Worldwide Advanced Law Enforcement Instructor 2013- Present
- Basic Combatives and Self Defense for Law Enforcement
- Defenses against Threats with a Handgun and Weapon Retention
- Defenses against Threats and Attacks with Edged Weapons
- Defenses against Threats with a Long gun
- Mechanical Breaching
- Water Survival and Tactics
- Drown Proofing
- Tactical Climbing and Rappelling
- Defensive Tactics with Arrest & Control
- Searching and Handcuffing
- Room Entry and Room Clearing Tactic’s with Simunition
- Active Threat/Active Killer Neutralization with Simunition
- Tactical Foot Pursuit and Patrol Stop Tactics
- Room Entries/Tactical Training and Movement with Simunition
- Pullover and Approach Traffic Stops (Shoot / Don’t Shoot Scenarios)
- Less Lethal Weapons Training (Arwin, Bean-bag Shotgun, and Taser)
- Live Fire Law Enforcement Firearms Training at a specialized law
- Live Police Recruit Training at the Los Angeles Sheriff Police Academy
- Live Police Ride-along in an urban Los Angeles area
- Law Enforcement Impact Weapon/Baton Training and Tactics
- Los Angeles SWAT orientation
- Los Angeles SWAT Hostage rescue/team tactics
- Los Angeles SWAT Boat casting from tactical zodiacs
Training Received from Col. Dritan Demiraj Albanian SF Regiment Commander
- Personal Security Detail Training, PDS Basic/advance Course.
- CQB Level -1, Level -2.
- Tactical Pistol/Rifle 1-3
- Advanced Pistol/Rifle Course.
- Tactical Firearms Instructor Course
- Survival Courses
Mike has trained Law Enforcement Officers from Farmington Hills, Ferndale, Southfield, Livonia, Northville, and Romulus Police Departments, Saginaw County C.E.R.T. Team, Oakland County Narcotics, Detroit Narcotics, and I.C.E. (Immigration Customs Enforcement) and FBI personnel. Mike has also trained many first responders including Wixom Fire Department and Commerce Paramedics.