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Tribe 13

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TRIBE 13 is a community founded and administered by Matei Florin.

Matei Florin as 15 years of experiences in the Police Tactical Unit, Private Military Contractor and Maritime Security Operator in High Risk Areas - anti piracy missions.











2023 - Response to Active Shooter Events Instructor - ALERRT (Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training) Texas A&M University System.

2023 - STOP the BLEED Ambasador and Instructor

2020 - MIRA (Medicine In Remote Areas) course

2019 - Highfield Level 3 Certificate Close Protection Operative

2019 - IQ Level 3 Certificate FPOS ( First Person on Scene ) Medical

2015 - 2017: Team Leader Seagull Maritime Security (private military contractor) on anti-piracy and counter-terrorism missions in high risk areas (Somalia, Nigeria, Gulf of Aden, Sudan);

2015 - Maritime Security Operator Certificate

2006-2015: Tactical Police Unit Operator – Romanian National Police

2015 - Expert on weapons division for Annax Military Spain;

2015 - Certified in Counter Terrorism Studies Georgetown University

2013 - 2015: Self-Defense Instructor – Krav Maga For the Police Special Unit in Constanta / Romania

2014 - Branch Director Romania Taktica Academy;

2014 - Founder of Tactical Combat System




Tribe 13 has the support and patronage of the Prieuré de Sion - Ordre de la Rose-Croix Véritas, because of its professional structure and capacity to teach and train anyone who would embrace the "Path of the Warrior", as the authentic Knights of all times always did in any tradition, included the Priory of Sion itself.


Tribe 13 is a network of professionals specialized in providing training programs regarding trauma emergency care, edged weapons, fire weapons tactics, escape and evasion, weaponology as it provides top courses and seminars, training & mentorship via group classes, and 1 on 1 personalized training. We offer also online classes that can help the student to understand theoretically and to learn basic elements.

TRIBE 13 instructors have a proficient expertise in operations in hostile environments and could provide training courses and seminars, conferences and security consultancy everywhere in the world.

The sole Tribe 13 purpose is to provide superior training, detailed evaluation, and dedicated support while maintaining the highest ethical values.


Tribe 13 mission is to support the civilians that have no access to technical and systematical training in modern combat tactics and to offer them knowledge, practical and theoretical that will definitely contribute to their survival in real violence cases or emergency situations.

TRIBE 13 is offering intensive training to civilians, law enforcement, military and security personell with the goal to create PROTECTORS.


We believe all the communities would benefit from a warrior tribe of individuals protecting it at all times. We provide training and we share the knowledge that can prepare any individual to become a Protector.

Tribe 13 is not a Militia or a para-military group.

We are not antigovernmental, anti-military, or anti-law enforcement. Many of our members are former police, military or security operators. We do not condone extremists. Our main goal and mission, is to help people becoming better protectors, able to defend their lives and their families.




TRIBE 13 is providing members an easy way to find each other so they can share knowledge between them, organize and get together for training events, or work in different projects related to the Tribe.

Doesn’t matter the location were you are, TRIBE 13 ONLINE TRAINING PLATFORM will provide you a multitude of training videos and study materials that you can access from your own place at any time.

Tribe 13 Online Platform is here to provide knowledge and inspiration to anyone dedicated enough to seek it.

By mastering different skills and find people with the same warrior and protector mentality you can make your tribe, your community safer.

By becoming a TRIBE 13 member you will have access to unique content regarding fire weapons, knife combat, trauma emergency care, survival, escape and evasion and combat mindset, .
All the materials are reserved only for the TRIBE members and are streamed only on this Platform.
Every week are uploaded new training videos and other study materials. It is a great resource of knowledge for every individual that wants to improve his skills and become better protectors.

Tribe 13 Online Training Platform is not about some individuals that want to be part of a weekend club. This is a community, where all we search to achieve the ultimate goal, to become better Protectors and use our skills to protect the ones around, the weak, the poor and all that are needing us.


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