Captain Mike Evans received his initial firearms training with the United States Marine Corps in 1988 and it continued while he served with the 1st Battalion, 7th Marines as an Anti-tank Gunner (0351) in the infantry career field until 1992. During his active duty service, he was afforded the opportunities to attend several schools such as jungle warfare, desert warfare and mountain warfare and numerous other training deployments. This allowed for him to take his training and apply it to various and complex environments and situations. He was meritoriously promoted to Corporal in February 1991 as his unit was securing from its desert operations with Task Force Ripper - Desert Shield/Storm. After leaving active duty, he served with the U.S. Marine Reserves obtaining the rank of Sergeant.
Captain Evans military awards include:
Captain Evans Law Enforcement Career
Captain Mike Evans has been married to Brandi since 2013, and they have a loving blended family. Mike has a son (Zachary), and a daughter(Courtney,) and Brandi has two sons (James and Landon). They also have three young grandboys. They have 6 fur babies that they love very much. Mike and Brandi enjoy hockey, fishing, hunting, golfing, spending time with their family, and just being together.
Captain Evans has been teaching concealed weapons classes in the Sumter community since May 2007 and Brandi took over everything that isn't being the instructor. She will be the one you are in contact with before and after the class you take.
Security Officer for the state of South Carolina since 2008. The past 11 years have consisted of several Executive Protection & Security details.
CERTIFICATIONS & TRAINING:
National Rifle Association of America (NRA)- NRA certified instructor (pistol), July 2007; FiTOUR- Certified Personal Trainer. World Martial Arts Federation- certified 5th Degree Black Belt, Georgia Board of Private Detective and Security Agencies- Elite Public Safety Training Academy (24 hours)- of Security Classroom Instruction; (16 hours)- Firearms Instruction, July 2009. South Carolina Association of Counties (6 hours)- Orientation Training for Local governments Planning and Zoning Officials and Employees, June 2010 Taser International- Taser M26 Certification (6 hours)-trained in the proper and safe use of the TASER M 26 Electronic control Device, October 2010 Georgia Board of Private and Security Agencies- Elite Public Safety Training Academy (4 hours)- classroom instruction Oleoresin Capsicum, December 2010 Elite Public Safety Training Academy- (8 hours)- A.S.P Tactical Baton Classroom and Practical Training; (4 hours)- A.S.P. Tactical Handcuffing Training, December 2010.
Team Robinson MMA & Fitness, LLC.