With over 15 years of martial arts training. Coach D'Amato brings a well rounded mix of knowledge and accomplishments to Modern Martial Arts. Coach D'Amato hold a black belt in Integrated Fighting Systems under Sensei John Potenza and a Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Pat Stano. Coach D'Amato also holds other ranks which include: Affiliate Coach of Snake Pit USA. Certified in Level 1 Modern Army Combatives. 2nd degree Blue glove in Savate under Professor Salem Assli. Progressive Fighting Systems Certified instructor under Sifu Paul Vunak. CSW Coach 1 under MMA Legend Erik Paulson. Retired U.S. Army.