David Bunch, B.S., CPP

Chief Instructor

Dave Bunch is a career Security Professional with extensive experience in aerospace, defense, corporate and industrial security programs, and holds ASIS Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and NCMS Industrial Security Professional (ISP), and Department of Defense SPeD Physical Security Professional (PSC) Certifications.

Mr. Bunch is a POST certified Police Firearms Instructor, Glock Instructor/Armorer, accredited by the California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services as a firearms instructor since 1991 (TIF 998), NRA Instructor / Chief Range Safety Officer, is a member of the International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors (IALEFI) since 1995, and is a Life Member of the National Rifle Association (NRA). He competed for many years in the Southern California Tactical Combat (SCTC) program, as well as IDPA, and has completed numerous advanced firearms training courses including Tactical Firearms Training Team (TFTT) Level III Tactical Pistol Certification. He also holds California State Fire Marshal Fire Instructor Certification, CSTI Incident Commander and HAZMAT Technician Certifications, and InfraGard-Joint Regional Intelligence Center, Infrastructure Liaison Officer.

Mr. Bunch has over 25 years of experience working with and managing uniformed security operations, both proprietary and contractor; managing and training a highly trained emergency response team responsible for site security, EMS, hazmat, rescue, fire protection, emergency preparedness and communications center operations.

Mr. Bunch has a strong background in the Department of Defense (DOD) National Industrial Security Program, and expertise with physical security, risk assessments, workplace violence prevention and threat response plans, as well as corporate executive protection and EP team operations. Mr. Bunch has also served as range master for a proprietary security force trained to meet stringent DOE firearms standards for the protection of special nuclear materials.

Mr. Bunch holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Management from Pepperdine University, magna cum laude.


Academic B.S., Business Management
Pepperdine University, magna cum laude
Physical Security Professional (PSC)
Security Professional Education Development Program
Department of Defense
Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Certified Firearms Instructor
California Department of Justice
Certified Protection Professional (CPP)
  • Incident Commander
  • HAZMAT Technician
California Specialized Training Institute
Industrial Security Professional (ISP)
Joint Regional Intelligence Center, Infrastructure Liaison Officer
A proud member of
Chief Range Safety Officer
National Rifle Association

Training Instructor - Firearm: TIF 998

Certified Security Professional with firearm, baton and pepper spray.
G 1684911, FQ 251068, 82128, 134693

California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS).

Firearms Competition

  • Southern California Tactical Combat (SCTC) program
  • International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA)