Bodyguard Training Instructors

Bodyguard training instructors for our courses that are provided nationally and internationally. Email or call if you would like any more information on our instructors or our services.



Joseph A. LaSorsa, CPP – Instructor Information

Joseph A. LaSorsa, CPP
LaSorsa & Associates

Senior Investigator/Consultant/Instructor
Office: 888-831-0809

Instructor Experience 
Course: Executive Protection Agent Training Course / Bodyguard Training
Expertise: Instructors background and experience relative to his career as a U.S. Secret Service – Senior Special Agent (assignments included the Presidential Protection Detail, The White House, Washington, D.C.); extensive private sector Senior Executive Management positions; and, his current position as Principal and Senior Consultant Trainer/Instructor with J.A. LaSorsa & Associates – a International Executive Protection and Security Training Firm.

Queens College – City University of New York – B.A. – 1976

Other Skills & Licenses:
Licensed Private Investigator
Licensed TSCM Technician
Senior Security Consultant and Security Expert
Firearms: Pistol and Rifle expert



Joseph M. LaSorsa – Chief Instructor

Joseph M. LaSorsa
Senior Investigator/Consultant/Instructor
LaSorsa & Associates
Office: 888-831-0809

Instructor Experience 

  • Currently employed as a senior partner managing and conducting: Protective Operations Training Courses, Executive Protection, Security Consultations, Private Investigations and Technical Surveillance Counter-Measures with LaSorsa & Associates – an International Security Firm.
  • Expertise as an instructor/trainer is relative to background and experience as a Private Protective Agent for over ten years, and as an Infantry Officer – U.S. Marine Corps; Platoon Commander, Operations Officer and Battalion Training Officer.
  • Former Employment: First Lieutenant, 0302/0303  USMC (Ret): Infantry Officer – U.S. Marine Corps; Infantry Officer’s Course; Instructor Skills Course; Light Armored Reconnaissance Leader’s Course Class Commander; Infantry Weapons Expert and Instructor; Counter-Insurgency and Counter-Terrorist Tactics Instructor; Close Combat Tactics Course; Maritime Raids and Security Course; Advanced Training in Reconnaissance, Force Protection, Information Security Assurance, Land Navigation, Medical Response & Combat LifeSaver, Sensitive-Site Exploitation, Communications, Explosives Engineering, Fire Support Integration,  Counter-Sniper Tactics, Counter-Improvised Explosive Devices, Martial Arts and Survival Tactics, Techniques and Procedures.


  • Organized and directed international executive protection assignments as well as worldwide private investigations serving high-profile clientele.
  • Supported Protective Operations internationally for high profile clients, executives, VIP’s and private families.
  • Provided TSCM inspections for: Fortune 500 companies, VIP’s and private citizens.
  • Senior Instructor/Trainer for LaSorsa & Associates – the #1 Protective Operations Training Provider in the US by the number of students trained and the most highly reviewed by former students.
  • Trained and ensured combat readiness of a 28 man Light Armored Reconnaissance Platoon in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
  • Planned and coordinated training events and deployments for over 1200 Marines and 500 tactical vehicles as a Battalion Training Officer.
  • Honor Roll Graduate and Student Leader of The Basic School, Infantry Officer’s Course, and Light Armored Reconnaissance Leader’s Course.

Education & Training

  • Executive Protection Agent Training Program – LaSorsa and Associates
  • Protective & Evasive Driving Course – Vehicle Dynamics Institute
  • Defensive & Evasive Driving Course – LaSorsa & Associates
  • Advanced Vehicle Operator’s Course – Quantico, VA
  • Basic & Advanced Personal Protection Outside the Home – NRA
  • Technical Surveillance Counter-Measures Technician Course – Jarvis, Intl
  • Technical Surveillance Counter-Measures Trade-Craft Course – World Institute for Security Enhancement
  • Medical Response Training, Combat Lifesaver – Quantico, VA
  • Protective Medical Response Training – LaSorsa & Associates
  • Emergency Medical Response Course – American Red Cross
  • Combat Shooting Team Advanced Weapons Training – Quantico, VA
  • Foreign Weapons Training Course – Quantico, VA
  • The Basic School, USMC – Quantico, VA
  • Infantry Officer’s Course, USMC – Quantico, VA
  • Instructor Skills Course, Training and Education Command, USMC – Quantico, VA
  • Light Armored Reconnaissance Leader’s Course, USMC – Camp Pendleton, CA
  • Bachelor’s Degree, Criminal Justice – Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
  • Instructor – First Aid, CPR, AED – American Red Cross

Licenses and Certifications

  • Private Protective Services License – North Carolina
  • Private Investigations License – North Carolina
  • Security Provider License – Florida
  • Private Investigations License – Florida
  • Technical Surveillance Counter-Measures – North Carolina
  • First Aid, CPR, AED Instructor – American Red Cross
  • Transportation Worker’s Identification Card – Merchant Mariner, USA National  
  • Merchant Mariner Captain’s License – U.S. Coast Guard
  • Concealed Weapons – Florida, North Carolina
  • Statewide Firearms License – Florida, North Carolina

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