Steven T. Baker
Security Expert Witness

Steven T. Baker, CPP, PSP, PCI, President of VTI Associates, has over 30 years of experience providing security, training, and investigative services. His experience includes conducting vulnerability and risk assessments, security operations, investigations, executive protection, litigation support, and providing training in firearms and self-defense.

Having earned a Master of Science Degree in Security Administration from the University of Detroit, a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Lake Superior State University, and an Associate of Science Degree in Business from Lansing Community College Steve continued his education while enrolled in the Public Affairs-Workforce Development and Organizational Leadership Doctoral program at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. While at UNLV Steve accumulated 50 post-master’s credits in research methods, criminology, education, and hospital

Training Courses Offered by VTI Associates

Security and firearm training courses:

We offer a full spectrum of basic and instructor (train the trainer) courses to the security industry.

VTI Associates provides training at our facilities in Las Vegas, Nevada and Austin/San Antonio, Texas.

Check out the upcoming classes below or click the button for more information.

Upcoming Training Courses

Dec 16

Defensive Tactics System (DTS™) 2-Day Instructor Training

December 16 @ 8:00 am - December 17 @ 5:00 pm
Dec 16

Defense Baton™ 2-Nights Instructor Training

December 16 @ 5:00 pm - December 17 @ 9:00 pm
Dec 18

Handcuffing Tactics™ 1-Day Instructor Training

December 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dec 20

AVADE De-Escalation 1-Day Instructor Training

December 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jan 07

Security Firearms Instructor Tune-Up

January 7, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Jan 08

AVADE De-Escalation Basic Course

January 8, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Our facilities

Las Vegas, NV
San Antonio, TX
San Diego, CA