Edgar has been training for over 15 years in various self-defense systems and martial arts, including Krav Maga, Filipino Martial Arts, Brazilian Jujitsu, Muay Thai, and Boxing. He is a Krav Maga Black Belt and certified Vanguard Krav Maga® instructor. Edgar has supplemented his martial skills with lethal and non-lethal training through completion of his CDT Non-Lethal Force Certification as well as comprehensive firearms courses with several firearms training organizations. In 2013, Edgar opened the Academy of Combative Defense and Fitness to get more citizens trained in the art of self defense. Edgar continues to attend self-defense and firearms training seminars/clinics to strengthen and refine his skill sets.