Kirk Hensley

Master Trooper Donald Kirk Hensley has been with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol since November 1994. Trooper Hensley is the primary instructor with the North Carolina Highway Patrol Training Academy for the Basic Law Enforcement Course, specializing in Defensive Tactics, Officer Survival, and Electronic Control Device (Taser).

Trooper Hensley, on his own time, did extensive research for the Surviving the First Three Seconds class.  This course has been taught across the United States & is now an exclusive course with SAFETAC Training.

Trooper Hensley was chosen as the Troop G Trooper of the Year for 2011 and 2007, and was nominated for the North Carolina State Highway Patrol Trooper of the Year for 2011. He was also nominated for the Anti-Defamation League SHIELD Award for 2011.

Trooper Hensley is widely popular at conferences across the world.  Contact us today and bring Kirk to your agency or confernece.