Henoch Otero is one of our senior instructors with KMG USA. He holds a rank of Expert 1 and has very extensive background in various systems.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Owner of Progressive Krav Maga  in New York, NY
www.progressivekravmaga.com

KMG COURSES COMPLETED:

  • Law Enforcement
  • Combat Mindset (x2)

LAW ENFORCEMENT:  

  • New York City Police Department (NYPD) Detective, Emergency Services Unit (ESU/SWAT) (ret. 2012)
  • NYPD ESU Rappel Master, High Angle Rescue
  • Defensive Tactics Instructor, NYPD Police Academy
  • NYPD Gang Unit
  • NYPD Robbery Task Force
  • NYPD Anti-Crime Plainclothes Officer
  • NYPD Transit Police Officer

OFFICIAL CERTIFICATIONS:

  • National Rifle Association (NRA) Firearms Instructor
  • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer
  • Defensive Tactics Instructor, The State of New York Division of Criminal Justice Services Municipal Police Training Council 
  • Defensive Tactics Instructor certified under the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • Hazardous Materials Technician Center for Domestic Preparedness, DOJ
  • SCUBA Diver, NYPD ESU search and rescue
  • Monadnock Expandable Baton Instructor-Trainer
  • Tactical Baton Instructor, Armament Systems and Procedures (ASP)
  • Verbal Judo Course Instructor, The Verbal Judo Institute
  • General Topics Instructor, The State of New York Division of Criminal Justice Services Municipal Police Training Council 
  • Specialized Protective Security Training/Executive Protection, NYPD Intelligence Division  
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Radiological/Nuclear Course for Hazardous Materials Technicians
  • Managing Situations Involving Mentally Disturbed Persons: Emergency Psychology Technician Training Program, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Rescue I and Rescue II Course, The Roco Corporation
  • Libre Fighting New York City Chapter Head

OTHER BACKGROUND:

  • Boxing
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
  • Filipino Martial Arts
  • Jeet Kune Do
  • Libre Fighting
  • Muay Thai