About Us

Yousef Badou

A Message From Our Founder:

The world is in a state of flux. Whether it is politics here at home or regional conflict abroad, things are changing. In this time of flux, it is no longer good enough to stop our planning or training at our reaction to violence.

A more proactive mindset must be fostered to keep our communities and organizations safe in the modern age.

Technology has been very helpful in making our lives more comfortable, but has also made the world a much smaller place. Events can move from global to local in a matter of hours, sometimes out pacing an organization’s ability to respond. This is why everyone should be an active participant in their own security.

Never trust anyone else with your safety or well being.”

about our founder:

Yousef is a former Marine Infantryman with multiple combat tours, and an industry leading expert in the areas of Situational Awareness and Behavioral Analysis.

With over 12 years experience, he has trained and certified over 6,000 Students and Instructors around the globe.

He is routinely utilized by the FBI, Joint Regional Intelligence Centers, Overseas Advisory Council, and all levels of Military and Law Enforcement.





Up until recently, Yousef Badou was a subject-matter expert only known and accessible to a select few groups.

While most of the population is oblivious to the onset of danger, Yousef knows what to look for. 

His specialty is calculating risk factors, recognizing the indicators of nefarious action, and undermining the manifestation of those potential threats to stop them in their tracks.

 His background has given him the ability to anticipate danger with such a stellar track record that he’s called upon by major companies, agencies, and government officials to help craft their proactive playbook...  [Read Full Article Here]

1st In Class Training
By A Recognized Subject Matter Expert

The Founder and creator of the S.A.F.E Training Program has been training organizations across the globe for over a decade. For the first time, this information is readily available at scale.

Veteran Owned

Emergence is a certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business registered with the Federal Government.

By Organizations

From global corporations like Netflix, to global festivals like Coachella and everyone in between, the S.A.F.E. Training Program is highly regarded and in demand.

Invest Into
The Safety Of Your Workforce

We help organizations of all sizes invest into the safety of their employees, by providing 1st in Class Situational Awareness training, originally developed for the Department of Defense. Allowing their workforce to proactively identify and prevent security threats in real time, before an incident takes place.