Michael Schlueter CD., BA. is your instructor for this course. He is a retired Senior Non-Commissioned Officer having served 15 years with the 1st Battalion of the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (1PPCLI) of the Canadian Army.
He is a graduate of the Canadian Army Small Arms Instructor Course (SAIC) held at the Infantry School, Combat Training Centre (CTC) Gagetown, New Brunswick. He has instructed at the former PPCLI Battle School in Wainwright Alberta, the former RCR Battle School in Petawawa Ontario, and the former London District Battle School of Land Forces Central Area in Meaford Ontario.
He is also a licensed instructor of Canadian Firearms Safety Course (CFSC) in the Province of Alberta. He is a graduate of the PPCLI Battle School QL 3 Infantry, and the QL 6A Infantry Section Commanders Course, 1PPCLI’s QL4 Machine Gunner, QL4 Mortarman, QL4 Tow Missile Gunner, the NBCD (NY) course from the Canadian Forces School of Nuclear Biological and Chemical Warfare, and Senior Leaders Course Canadian Forces Leadership Academy.
He has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Minor degree in Business Management and 3 years study in a Master’s of Strategic Studies (MSS) Program at the University of Calgary.