All active duty Law Enforcement and Military are invited to attend the Special Operations Combatives Program (SOCP) Instructor Course April 18th – 22th, 2022. 

REMEMBER:  You Must have one of these qualifications

*SOCP LV 1 Certification

*MACP Master Trainer

*MCMAP Black Belt

*USAF Master Instructor

*CQB Tactical Training

*SRT Defensive Tactics


**Must be in a position to instruct

SOCP Student Equipment List:

Day 1

*Concealed carry & standard holsters

*Training handgun

*Plate carrier/helmet

*Preferably wrestling shoes or flat sole shoes

*Long Sleeve collared shirt or jacket

*Mouth piece

*Water Bottle

*Pen and paper

Day 2:

*Training rifle with sling

*Kit/Plate carrier/helmet

*ACU’s or BDU’s pants/top

Training location:

20th SF Group

5 Road

Alexandria, AL 36250

Start Time:


Program Cost:


Train and Certify in SOCP Level 1 over a 5 day course, includes manual, H2H Book, Dagger/Trainer

Program Cost for SOCP Instructors Course:


Train and Certify as SOCP Instructors over a 10-day course, includes manual, Books and Dagger/Trainer.

Slots will go fast!

Suggestion’s for Hotels nearby:

  • The Hilton Garden Inn: 280 Colonial dr., Oxford, AL
  • The Courtyard by Marriot: 289 Colonial Dr. Oxford, AL
  • The Hampton Inn and Suits: 210 Colonial Dr. Oxford, AL

Lodging, food and transportation responsibility are 100% on the individual attending the course. *

To register email or call:   Alicia Hernandez,  (949) 838 – 7894

For more information go to:




(949) 838 – 7894


Ep 187 A Look Into Special Operations Combatives Program® With Greg Thompson


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SOCP® (Special Operations Combatives Program®)

SOCP® Creator Greg Thompson's Combative Tips

To evolve the Modern Army Combatives Program (MACP) Greg Thompson was asked to help. He volunteered his time to be videoed demonstrating cuff prisoner handling vehicle extractions, post, frame, hook and other techniques. The Techniques will go on a secure military site for soldiers and Instructors. He closed with lecturing on things that soldiers forget or get complaisant with.


I strongly recommend Mr. Greg Thompson for consideration as a primary trainer and/or advisor for any unit’s combative program. I am currently responsible for the planning and execution of the Army’s Special Forces advanced Close Quarters Battle program and for the past 3 years we have incorporated Mr. Thompson’s combative program into...
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I strongly recommend Mr. Greg Thompson for consideration as a primary trainer and advisor for any unit combatives program. As commander of Range 37 I have the responsibility to train and to familiarize all of our Special Forces assaulters on the most up to date and current techniques, tactics, and procedures. This includes a comprehensive combatives...
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It has been my personal and professional pleasure to be acquainted with Mr. Greg Thompson for more than ten years. As a fourteen year veteran of the Special Operations Forces (SOF) community, with service in the Ranger Regiment and Special Forces Group, and better than twenty years of martial arts training and experience, I have found the...
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“Training with Greg Thompson for the past 5 years has been the best thing that could have happened to me. Since I started training with Greg I have gone 6-1 in my professional mixed martial arts career. He has been my premier ground and Jiu Jitsu coach. During my time with Special Forces Greg has been the primary instructor for all combatives...
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Two words describe Greg Thompson: ability and wisdom. As a martial arts instructor, Greg Thompson is a rarity. He has the natural physical and mental abilities of a worldclass fighter and has the skills to back it up. His wisdom as an instructor is unsurpassed, having exceptional skills in all areas of martial arts, from weapons to all ranges...
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Greg Thompson’s H2H program is the Close Combat overhaul Special Forces has been waiting for! As an instructor for Close Combat at SFARTAETC I had to fill a void that was painfully obvious. Conducting Close Combat with full kit is an expected part of CQB but not properly trained for. . . Greg formalized a program that fit the CQB environment,...
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As a nineteen year veteran of law enforcement, defensive tactics instructor, military veteran and 2nd Dan Black belt in Tae Kwon Do . . . Being a Certified North Carolina Subject Control and Arrest Techniques Instructor and former Defensive Tactics Coordinator of North Carolina’s largest law enforcement agency, I know the importance of accomplishing...
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Greg has developed his programs based on the feedback of soldiers who have “been there and done that” in the Close Quarters setting of Iraq and Afghanistan during the War on Terror . . . Greg Thompson is a true asset to the military or any other agency that he is acquainted with and I am honored to call him my friend.

William Clark,...
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