About Our Trainers
Owner and Instructor Mickey Schuch is a firearm instructor, for Pistol, Rifle, Shotguns, Personal Protection Inside the Home and Personal Protection Outside the Home, a Range Safety Officer and a member of Illinois Tactical Officers Association.
He is a graduate of Massad Ayoob Group, Midwest Training Group, Tac Med Essentials, as well as many others. Personally he attends over 160 hours of training per year as a student in courses covering topics such as battlefield medicine to long range precision rifle with some of the best and brightest instructors in the world.
Mickey is also the President of a not-for-profit, McHenry County Right to Carry Association, a group that is dedicated to effecting change in the legislation pertaining to self-defense, 2nd amendment freedoms and to educating the public on self-defense laws and best practices. The organization was instrumental in the fight to win back rights in Illinois for carry firearms.
Sang works as both an instructor and private security contractor. He is involved with training members of SRT, ERT and SWAT teams in the US and abroad. Sang is is an integral component of the international SWAT training conference that takes place in South Korea. In addition he has helped countless police officers, armed professionals and private citizens to master their weapon systems and gain confidence in their abilities. Sang is a certified armorer for multiple weapons platforms and is skilled in edged weapons of several varieties. Sang also has extensive training in emergency medicine for injuries related to the topics on hand.
Aaron Cooper was a member of the famed U.S. Army Rangers. After completing multiple deployments to hostile environments, Aaron returned to work for the Army’s Combatives Program. The program was developed to provide our soldiers the best fighting system possible. Aaron not only provided hand to hand training to thousands of Americans war fighters he personally stepped in the ring as a member of the Combative program fight team. He has extensive experience in crafting not only the body but also the mind. Aaron can make you laugh with his jokes all day, but when its time to train he is all business.