Glenn Hairston


Specialist Defensive Training

Glenn Hairston is a Law Enforcement Security professional who through his company Specialist Defensive Training LLC provides lectures, consultation, training videos and a variety of specialized programs tailored to meet the needs of various corporations, businesses and organizations.

Specialist Defensive Training LLC offers a variety of training options however the primary approach of (S.D.T.) is a hands on method that is the result of actual field experience. Mr. Hairston’s background includes Former Federal Law Enforcement, Local Law Enforcement, (PPS) Certified Personal Protection Specialist, Certified Security Specialist, Witness/Dignitary Protection and over fifty years in the Martial Arts to include Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese and Okinawa systems.

Glenn Hairston’s professional experience includes such areas as Corporate Security, Aircraft Security, Executive Protection and over twenty years as an Undercover Narcotics Detective. Glenn Hairston has provided instruction and training for a variety of entities such as Law Enforcement Agencies and Academies, The U.S. Military, Security Institutes and other organizations requiring specialized training.

He also consults for the film industry and can be seen acting in such movies as The Silence of the Lambs, Off White, Blood and Bone, The Ministry, Another Lonely Road and others.