Comprehensive Personal Defense, LLC

 Scott Weamer has over fifteen years of experience as a law enforcement officer.  More importantly, he has over twelve years experience as an instructor in firearms, defensive tactics, and use of force.  Below is a list of instructor certifications and training classes completed:

Law Enforcement Experience

  • Patrol Officer - 2003 to 2007
  • Multi-jurisdictional Drug Task Force - 2005
  • School Resource Officer - 2008 to 2009
  • Patrol Sergeant - 2009 to 2010
  • Assistant Chief of Police - 2010 to present

Firearms Training

  • Police Rifle-Carbine Instructor - OPOTA (2007)
  • Semi-Auto Pistol Instructor - OPOTA (2007)
  • Firearms Instructor: Weapon Training and Requal - OPOTA (2007)
  • IALEFI Master Instructor Development Program (2013)
  • Sig Sauer Academy Master Pistol Instructor (2016)
  • Sig Sauer Academy Master Rifle Instructor (2016)
  • IALEFI Firearms Instructor (2016)
  • IALEFI Firearms Instructor Certification Trainer (2016)
  • Advanced Firearms Tactics - OPOTA (2004)
  • Non-Traditional & Confined Space Shooting - OPOTA (2006)
  • Combat Marksmanship Level I - OPOTA (2006)
  • Basic SWAT School - NASTA (2006)
  • Active Shooter Seminar - MVCOP (2006)
  • Rapid Response to Active Shooter Incidents - OPOTA (2007)
  • Weapon Retention & Shot Avoidance - OPOTA (2007)
  • Advanced SWAT School - NASTA (2007)
  • Combat Marksmanship: Undercover Concealed Carry - OPOTA (2008)
  • Range Medical Emergencies - OPOTA (2011)
  • R.A.I.D.E.R. Course - ATI (2014)
  • IALEFI Annual Training Conference (2017)
  • Performance Pistol Diagnostics - Chris Cerino Training Group (2018)

Defensive Tactics

  • Expandable Baton Basic Course - LETSI (2002)
  • Oleoresin Capsicum Basic Training - LETSI (2002)
  • Defensive Tactics Instructor - OPOTA (2006)
  • Controlled Force Level 1 Instructor (2007)
  • Controlled Force Level 2 Instructor (2007)
  • Taser Instructor (2007)
  • Controlled Force Level 3 Instructor (2010)
  • U.S. National Standards of Training Annual Conference (2010)
  • Firehorse Combatives Instructor (2012)
  • Brown Belt in Shotokan Karate

Use of Force

  • Critical Incident Survival - NCPI (2003)
  • FATS III Operator & Use of Force Evaluator (2006)
  • Critical Incident Management - MVCOP (2009)
  • Profile of an Active Shooter - OPOTA (2012)
  • Force Science Institute Certification (2012)
  • A.L.i.C.E. Instructor (2013)
  • Supervisor's Role in Managing the Use of Force Incident (2014)

* OPOTA = Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy

* IALEFI = International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors

* NASTA = North American SWAT Training Association