Hanan Yadin is a veteran commander in the Israel Defense Force (IDF) and a former member of Israel National Counter-Terrorism Agency (Shin-Bet) which is a subordinate to the Israel Prime Minister Office. Hanan was a part of a unit that conducted covert high risk protective services to government dignitaries and other government personnel. Hanan received advanced training at the Israeli Anti-Terror Academy and served as an instructor at the Israeli Military Intelligence Academy. Extensive experience with Active Shooter and Mass Shooting preparedness and defeat.
Mr. Yadin has 30 years experience in security and antiterrorism fields. As part of a Special Ops unit Hanan participated in high-risk missions against terrorist's cells. Hanan is an expert marksman and has completed advanced training in crisis response, urban warfare and tactical operations.
During his senior high school years, Mr. Yadin was selected to be a part of a government program to combat terrorism in Israeli schools. Selected students who met certain criteria became covert marshals in the schools. The program consisted of 30-day course (Level 1) at age 16, and another course 30-day (Level 2) at age 17 in a military base. Course was coordinated by Israeli government, Israeli National Police and the IDF and included antiterrorism, tactical and security aspects related to school.
Later, as a soldier, Mr. Yadin participated in a combined multi-force maneuvers and drills that simulate attacks against civilian targets and various educational entities.
Mr. Yadin trained thousands of police officers and military operators. Mr. Yadin has also provided specialized training to the Department of Justice, Department of State as well as to the U.S. Navy Seals, US Army and US Air Force. He has trained many SWAT teams, tactical First Responders, CRTs Mr. Yadin specialized in Table-Top and Full-Scale Multi-Agency exercises. Hanan helped many critical infrastructure establishment to boost their security policies on a global level.
In the pre-9/11 environment, Mr. Yadin focused on innovative training that helped police officers boost their shooting and tactical skill sets in response to an increasingly violent criminal and terrorist element. He has trained thousands of operators in reflexive and selective shooting methods that allow operators to hit a target accurately within 1 second without the use of a gun sight.
After 9/11, Mr. Yadin was able to bring to bear all of his expertise and experience to work with American agencies in gaining a deeper understanding of radical Islam and provide proven tactical techniques to improve counter-terror operations.