Certificates of Training

Law Enforcement Officer - Federal/Illinois State Commissioned
Armed Security Officer Instructor - Illinois Licensed
Rapid Deployment Train the Trainer - Illinois State Certified
Active Shooter Training - Michigan State Police, Detroit Police SWAT & ITOA
Basic & Advanced SWAT Operator - Spartan Tactical
Ballistic Shield Instructor - Illinois State and FBI Certified
Extreme Close Quarter Combat - L.O.C.K.U.P System
Firearm Holster Retention - PPCT
Firearms Instructor - Illinois State Certified & Registered
Master Critical Infrastructure Protection - TEEX
Incident Command System (ICS 100-400) - FEMA Certified
Basic Pistol, Shotgun and Rifle Instructor - NRA
Chief Range Safety Officer - NRA
Personal Protection Instructor - NRA
Non-Lethal Training Ammunition
- UTM/NRA

Concealed Firearms Instructor- Utah BCI

LE Rifle/Carbine Instructor - Illinois State Certified
Crisis Intervention Training
- Illinois State Certified

Use of Force Workshop - Illinois State Certified

 Instructor - ISP Approved CCW, NRA Instructor 
MICHAEL CHORBA (Ext.#801)


Active Law Enforcement Officer with over 16 years of Municipal law enforcement experience. Has trained and qualified with pistols, 12 gauge shotgun, AR-15 Rifle, Taser and Ballistic Shields. Specialize in writing and building training curriculums. 

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                  Certificates of Training

 Law Enforcement Officer - Federal Commissioned

 Tactical Assessment/Planning - Military
 Operation and Personnel Security- Federal LE
 Document Security/Control
- Federal LE
 Counterterrorism
- Federal LE
 Tactical & Security Training and Team Leadership
 Counter-Espionage - Military
 Supervision - Military/Federal LE
 Mastered and qualified of vary firearms and weapon systems
(Military & LEO)
 Expert on a Close Quarters Combat (CQC )- Military
Expert on an active shooter training - LEO
 Training Trainer for an Improvised explosive device (IED)-Military & LEO 
Certified Firearm Instructor - NRA


Chief Instructor - ISP Approved, IDFPR Licensed and ILETSB Certified 
PATRICK JONES (Ext.#800)


President and founder of A-Way Training & Tactical, Inc.  Active Law Enforcement officer (Ranks held: Corporal, Sergeant, Staff Sergeant) in which I trained over 17 years with firearms (pistols, shotguns and rifles). I served as a Emergency Response Team (ERT) member in which I received tactical firearm training by FBI SWAT, Detroit Police SWAT, Michigan State Police SWAT and Spartan Tactical Training Group. I also have several years of carrying a firearm concealed; working in the field of Executive Protection and Security Operations. I have a Bachelor degree in Criminal Justice and I'm a people Leader in my professional occupation.​


                  Certificates of Training

 Illinois Concealed Carry Course

 NRA Defensive Pistol Course

 Illinois Hunter Safety Course


Instructor - Business Owner, Hunter, Shotgun Trap Shooter 
DIANE GOERG (Ext.#803)

Has over 20 years of experience in Shotgun shooting and Hunting. Active in teaching basic firearm safety training to women and youths. Works Part-time for a law enforcement agency. Oversee daily operations for her successful restaurant business.

 Instructor - AR-15 Rifle Armorer, NRA Instructor  
JAMES YEO (Ext.#802)


Active Law Enforcement Officer with over 15 years of experiences in Security and Protection Operations worldwide. Has  Military experience in planning, building organizational structures and excellent skills in the development of national security operations. Work Experienced:  Federal Law Enforcement Officer (current) Department of Homeland Security, Supervisory Federal Agent - Department of Homeland Security, Supervisory Police Lieutenant (Watch Commander) -Department of Defense, Police Officer (Lead Officer) - Department of Defense, Military Police (Reserve-Staff Sergeant/E6) - Department of Army,

Infantry Squad Leader (Staff Sergeant/E6).


                  Certificates of Training

 Law Enforcement Officer - Illinois State Commissioned

 Certified Firearm Instructor - NRA

 Range Safety Officer - NRA

·Illinois State Concealed Carry Instructor
 NRA Basic Rifle Shooting Course

 Pete Milionis Tactical Pistol Course 
 Pete Milionis Tactical Carbine Course 
 Spartan Tactical Emergency First Aid for LEO
 CPD Carbine Qualification 
 CPD Shotgun Qualification
 Jack Manfre Low Light / Flashlight Pistol 
 SafeShot Beginner Pistol Course 
 CPD Active Shooter Course
 CPD Tactical Ballistic Shield Course


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