AVADE® Training ProgramInsight, Experience, Credibility & Commitment
Personal Safety Training, Inc.
PSTI is committed to providing the finest level of Workplace Violence Prevention training and service to you and your employees. PSTI only provides the finest instructors, trainers, and protective agents. Being knowledgeable through both education and real-world experience is what sets PSTI instructors apart from the rest! Our nationally-recognized training programs empower individuals in dealing with conflict, aggression, and violence in the workplace. Whether you are an individual or represent an agency, we have the Basic and Instructor Course Certifications that YOU need.
“Our commitment is to increase your confidence and skills during threatening or emergent situations.”
Founder & President
David Fowler has been involved in security operations, training, and protective services for over twenty five years. David has worked with thousands of individuals and hundreds of agencies and corporations throughout the United States and Canada. His presentations have included international, national and local seminars. David’s thorough understanding of safety and security, martial science, and the philosophy of peace add an exciting and interesting approach to his style of presentation.
He is considered by many to be the most dynamic and motivational speaker and trainer in the security and personal safety industry. David is a certified master instructor in several nationally recognized training programs such as: Workplace Violence Prevention, Code (Gray/Dr. Strong) Team Training, Handcuffing, Expandable Baton, Defensive Tactics, and more…. David has certified and trained thousand of individuals in these programs and others throughout the United States and abroad. David Fowler is the founder and president of (PSTI) Personal Safety Training Incorporated, and the author of the book “Be Safe Not Sorry – the art and science of keeping YOU and your family safe from crime and violence” as well as the AVADE® Seminars series and training materials. Dave is also author of the SOCS® (Security Oriented Customer Service) training program and training manual.
He is a graduate of (ESI) Executive Security International’s advanced Executive Protection Program and the Protective Intelligence and Investigations program. He is a member of ASIS (American Society for Industrial Security), the International Law Enforcement Educators & Trainers Association (ILEETA), the International Association of Healthcare Safety & Security (IAHSS), and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), which is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. By far, the best training approach is hands-on, and we are always there to offer you that level of training.
We are extremely responsive and able to work with you regarding schedules, pricing, and options. We set the industry standard for training methods and we bring it to your agency at a very competitive price. David is happily married to the love of his life, Genelle Fowler. They live in Coeur d’ Alene, ID and have five children and one grandchild. David and Genelle have committed their lives to serving others through the mission of safety. Both David and Genelle travel extensively providing training and consulting to corporations throughout North America.
Dave brings insight, experience, and a passion for empowering people and organizations utilizing the training programs and protective services that he offers here in the United States and in other countries.
Mark W. Mooring
MPA, CPP, CHPA
Mark Mooring worked for the LAPD for 25 years, 17 years as a supervisor. He gained broad expertise through assignments including: Metro, Special Problems Units, Beach Patrol, Narcotics, Gangs, Internal Affairs, and as the Officer in Charge of the K-9 Units.
After retiring from the LAPD, Mark Mooring founded Proper Authorities to apply his vast education and experience developing programs for Crime Prevention, Loss Prevention, Safety/Security Assessment, Workplace Violence Prevention, Personal Safety, Sexual Harassment, Threat Assessments and Managing Assaultive Behavior.
Mark held the position of Chief of Protective Services at Santa Clara County Valley Medical Center for 8 years. He was retained to re-design and implement a comprehensive security program covering all facets of planning, staff development and daily security operations characteristic of a large county trauma center hospital. Mark has earned a B.S. in Business Administration and a Masters in Public Administration, both from USC. He holds the Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and the Certified HealthCare Protection Administrator (CHPA) designations.
Here are just a few of our most recent clients that have honed their personal defense skills through PSTI:
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles | Kaiser Permanente | UCSF | Community Health Network Indianapolis | Swedish Medical Center
Fort Defiance Indian Hospital | Gila River Healthcare | Providence Health System | Banner Health System | Win-River Casino
Tulalip Casino | Legends Casino | Stratosphere Casino | Coeur d’Alene Casino | Lucky Eagle Casino | Redwind Casino
Allied Universal Security | Securitas Security Services | G4S | Intercon Security | Phoenix Protective Services
Spokane Transit Authority | Boyd Gaming Corporation | APG Security | Desert Diamond Resorts | Fred Meyer Corporation
Museum of Pop Culture | Hyatt Regency Orange, CA | Nevada Power Company | Seattle Pacific University
P.O. Box 2957
Coeur d’Alene, ID 83816
We offer courses aimed at:
- Church Agencies