Brandt is a Fire Captain in the Bay area with 30 years of paramedic experience. He has been teaching various disciplines in the medical field for over 25 years as well as firearms instructing for pistol, carbine and CCW. Brandt is responsible for assisting in the development and training Rescue Task force programs to assist police departments with active shooter threats. He is a hazardous materials specialist and has assisted in numerous high potential incidents.

Brandt has certifications in confined space, water rescue and large event incident command. With experience in Executive Protection and private security, Brandt has been assigned to multiple high-profile assets throughout his career. Brandt is an engaging and knowledgeable instructor who regards himself as a student first and an instructor second.