Requisition ID: 000002


Open and Closing Dates:  Oct. 30, 2018 until TBD.


Position Description: 

SAS International is currently seeking a Combatives Assistant Instructor contingent on award of the associated work to SAS International.  This position will require high physical demands assisting in teaching basic combative/survival techniques and tactical applications of mixed martial arts for up to fifty (50) students per session.  As a Combatives Assistant Instructor, you will be a black belt and a subject matter expert in one or more mixed martial arts disciplines to include: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Wrestling, Boxing, Judo, Muay Thai, and Kali and will be providing expert training in your area(s) of expertise.


San Diego, California USA / Virginia Beach, Virginia USA




·         Deliver combatives training to course participants incorporating the tactical application of the six (6) principles of unarmed combative: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Wrestling, Boxing, Judo, Muay Thai, and Kali.


·         Provide support to the Combatives Lead Instructor in the development, coordination, streamlining, and oversight of all combatives training to include but not limited to: Close Contact Weapons procedures, Striking Combinations, takedowns, and avoidance measures.


·         Ensure strict adherence to best practices and safety standards.


·         Review subject matter, recommend solutions for perceived challenges, and assist in designing and developing curriculum, instructor guides, student lesson plans, and associated media.

·         Provide recommendations for training, equipment, and other material assets.

·         Engage training participants and solicit feedback during the after-action review process for developing lessons-learned and making improvements.


·         U.S. citizenship.


·         Black Belt in at least one (preferably more) of the following disciplines: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Muay Thai, Kali. 


·         Demonstrated experience in boxing and/or wrestling.

·         Minimum of three (3) years of experience teaching / instructing in your respective discipline of the six principles of unarmed combative.

·         Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance.

·         Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel.

·         Successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.

·         Successfully pass a pre-employment physical fitness evaluation and psychological evaluation.


·         Willingness to travel CONUS as a member of a mobile training team.


·         Preferred understanding and knowledge of the TTP 3-05 series SOF Combatives instruction of the Naval Special Warfare Publication.


·         Preferred experience working with Special Operations Forces (SOF).

Join our Team!


When you start a career with SAS International, you are joining a team dedicated to delivering solutions to global challenges in defense.


We offer a competitive salary along with benefits!


How to Apply:

A member of the recruiting team will review your experience and credentials and qualified candidates will be contacted for further consideration.


Strategic Advantage Solutions International is an Equal Opportunity Employer.