We exist to protect the innocent.

Professional Response Training

Effectively reducing casualties & crisis response time in a time of need.

Reduction of training costs

We can train, lead and evaluate your instructional staff to deliver your own training, creating a sustainable professional development program.

Situational awareness

Our clients learn to adopt a ready mindset. We train them to eliminate denial, shorten their decision-making process and take decisive action.

Livesaving medical skills

Our standards-based medical skills training makes people safer at work and more prepared in their daily lives.

Law Enforcement

Dedicated to providing our nation's protectors with the highest level of realistic research-based training to keep them operating at the highest level. We provide training specifically tailored to DOD, Federal, State, and Local agencies.


Broaddus Defense provides custom solutions for organizations of all sizes across all industries. We help organizations take proactive measures to ensure the safety of employees and customers in an ever-changing environment.


Our nation's school districts and colleges place the highest priority on the preservation of the lives of their students, faculty, and staff. We are committed to providing educational institutions with threat prevention and recognition, active attacker response, and emergency medical care.

Proud Partners

Broaddus Defense is proud to have partnered with the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training program to expand the proven curriculum to organizations that need a custom training package or will not qualify for the current grant funding.

Medical Skills

Broaddus Defense provides proven training to all skill levels in Best Practices for the management of trauma patients to enhance survivability and combat potentially preventable death, specifically from active attacker events.

Maritime Active Shooter Response

These are the minimum training requirements necessary to prepare LE personnel for Active Shooter/Active Threat scenarios. These topics generally represent the key areas for an successful Active Shooter response.

We exist to protect the innocent

Security Assessments

The Security Assessment is custom tailored for each project, but typically includes the following tasks:

  • Risk identification and analysis
  • Threat and vulnerability assessment
  • Analysis of crime data including loss history, first responder calls, crime statistics and forecast reports
  • Review of facility operating procedures
  • Review of physical security systems, electronic security systems, and architectural security
  • Review of security policies and procedures, security management, and security personnel
  • Evaluation of present security program and identification of any weaknesses and vulnerabilities
  • Development and prioritization of recommendations for security improvement implementation plan
  • Identification of short-term and long-term costs
  • Preparation of written Security Assessment Report
“The best training I have ever had in my 27+ years Law Enforcement career. It makes you realize strengths, but more importantly where you are weak. The mistakes I made will stick with me, and I’m glad I got the chance to make them here.”
Texas Police Officer

Critical Incident Response

 This training includes the following topics dedicated to the individual and collective safety of organizations.

  • Overview of active shooter events including background, trends and methodologies
  • Situational awareness and the color codes of awareness
  • The cycle of human decision-making under stress
  • Mindset and critical incident decision-making
  • The Avoid, Deny, and Defend (ADD) process
  • Prioritized staff response model with facility-specific response considerations for the client
  • Emergency Casualty Care including the basics of triage/wound assessment and life-saving care for traumatic injuries
  • Exercises to test the response to an active shooter incident
“I enjoyed the instructors very much. They are very skillful, experienced, and knowledgeable of the material. ”
US Coast Guard Petty Officer