Christoff joined the SAPS in 1990 and in 1993 became a member of the elite Special Task Force. He received training in Hostage Release, Rural Operations and Survival, Executive Protection, Emergency Diving, Improvised Explosives and Devices, Sniper, Advanced Driving and other specialized training. Christoff operated as an Instructor in weapons, Rural, Survival, Sniping and Parachuting. He gained invaluable knowledge and experience during this 13 years in SAPS, furthering experience in Tactical Operations both Urban and Rural as well as Executive Protection Operations. He then spent 7 years in Iraq where he gained even more experience as a PSD Operator and Team Leader. Christoff is also a registered Assessor and Moderator with CATHSSETA in Professional Hunting and obtained no less than 127 Unit Standards with SASSETA. He is an Advanced Level Instructor, PFTC Assessor and Moderator and a registered Tutor with HABC in Level 3 Protection, Conflict Management, Control and Restraint and Physical Intervention. He is a valuable asset to the Group with his experience and knowledge base.
Having honed his skills as a member of the SA Police, Gert focussed on Urban Survival Practices and founded PASE in 2016 to support its client base in providing both training and specialised services such as High Risk Protection and Trancit, Advanced Tactical Training, Wildlife Protection, Risk Analysis and Forensic Investigations. PASE focus on family protection, and as an advanced tactical instructor, Gert makes an effort in upskilling both young and old in urban and outdoor survival techniques, collaborating with partners and deploying its own highly skilled instructors. He manages the PASE Group of Companies consisting out of PASE Consulting, PASE ATC, PASE HRP and PASE CP.
Marthin joined the SAPS in 1991 and in 1993 became a member of the elite Special Task Force. He received training in Hostage Release, Rural Operations and Survival, Executive Protection, Emergency Diving, Improvised Explosives and Devices, Sniper, Advanced Driving and other specialized training. Marthin operated as an Instructor in this unit between 1998 and 2004. He gained invaluable knowledge and experience during this 13 years in SAPS, furthering experience in Tactical Operations both Urban and Rural as well as Executive Protection Operations. Marthin spent 7 years in Iraq where he gained even more experience as a PSD Operator, Team Leader and Operations Manager. Since 2014 Marthin went into training fulltime using his expertise gained over a period of 20 years working operationally and Training both locally and abroad. As a registered Assessor and Moderator with SASSETA, he brings a wealth of skills and knowledge to PASE.
Koos became part of PASE as a Civilian Urban Survival Instructor, not by co-incidence, as he is actively involved in fighting crime and as a former SAPS Reserve colleague and ex-commando his experiences and knowledge is both valued and incorporated into our training courses. Koos has excellent outdoor and bush skills and his knowledge of rural safety has been hugely beneficial to the Wildlife Protection program PASE is managing. As a trusted friend and partner, Koos manages our High Value Sites and as a founder member forms an indispensable part of our operating structures by ensuring tactical stability, discipline and procedural compliance.
Andre is an avid biker who loves the outdoor, he travel quite extensively by either 4x4 but mostly on his trusted two wheeler throughout the country. Andre shares the PASE philosophy of making the serious business of training fun and enjoyable. He joined us as a designated CMS - Civilian Motorbike Survival Instructor, with the focus on sharing the knowledge of family safety both in an urban and outdoor capaciy with our biking communities and their friends. Andre brings with him all his years of experience and we are looking forward to many shared kilometers together.
Rina is an avid sports person, and as an entrepreneur she brings a wide spectrum of experience which we at PASE are very fortunate to have. She is running our educational programs which is turning out to be very popular and successful - more specifically the Enrichment Programmes. She also runs with the PASE Youth series to enrich our children and help in building a future for the young. Rina is also involved with the Civillian Urban Survival and Medical courses as Instructor and assit with the Wildlife Protection Programmes PASE manages.