Bio’s for 2J2

Security 2J2 is a division of Fitness 2J2 Ltd.  First Nations owned and operated, community based social responsible company, based out of Saskatoon Saskatchewan Canada.

Joel Pedersen CD SVM, Founder and CEO of 2J2.

Board of Directors Greater Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce.

Board of Directors EGADZ.

Member of the Saskatchewan First Nations Veterans Association.

Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Committee, 38 Canadian Brigade Group, Canadian Armed Forces.

Saskatoon Sports Council Board of Directors, (Past Chair).

25 years Saskatoon Police Service. (Retired)

Police Exemplary Service Medal.

Saskatchewan Protective Services Medal.

Canadian Peacekeeping Service Medal.

34 years Canadian Armed Forces, Infantry. Currently Part-time.

Canadian Forces Decoration Medal.

Saskatchewan Volunteer Medal.

Served one tour with the UN Peace Keeping Cyprus.

Use of force Instructor and Defensive Tactics instructor, SPS.

Public Safety Unit, Team Leader, SPS.

Less than lethal Munitions Instructor, SPS.

Aiki-Jutsu Instructor.

Unarmed combat, use of force Instructor Canadian Armed Forces.

Firearms Instructor.

Leon Durette, Lead Instructor Security 2J2.

32 years with Corrections Service Canada (Retired)

26 years in Use of Force and Safety Training CSC.

Corrections Exemplary Service Medal.

2x Commissioners Commendation Award for Personal Safety Training.

National Master Trainer in Emergency Response for Corrections.

National Self Defence Use of Force Instructor Trainer.

Certified RCMP Defensive Tactics Instructor.

Black Belt Instructor in Goshin-Ryu Aiki-Jutsu (school of modern use of force and personal safety).

Hostage/Crisis Negotiations Instructor, CSC.

Firearms, Chemical Agents and Less Lethal Munitions Instructor.

Criminal justice Instructor with McKay Career Training.

Accredited as an instructor for Provincial Security Guard Programs in British Colombia, Alberta and Saskatchewan.

Albert Boucher MMM CD, Lead Instructor Security 2J2.

33 years  Corrections Services Canada (Retired)

Corrections Exemplary Service Medal.

Saskatchewan Protective Services Medal.

38 years Canadian Armed Forces, Infantry. Currently Part-time.

Canadian Forces Decoration Medal.

Military Medal of Merit.

Served overseas with NATO in Afghanistan and other Middle Eastern counties training security personnel.

Manager for Corrections National Training Academy at RCMP Depot.

National Master Trainer in Emergency Response for Corrections.

National Self Defence Use of Force Instructor Trainer.

Hostage/Crisis Negotiation Instructor.

Black Belt Instructor in Goshin-Ryu Aiki-Jutsu (school of modern use of force and personal safety).

Firearms, Chemical Agents and Less Lethal Munitions Instructor.