Cav is currently an entry team leader for a regional SWAT Team that covers most of Southern New Hampshire and assists the U.S. Secret Service in Counter Sniper Operations (Presidential Protection). He is also a member of the training staff for the team, his police department, and the New Hampshire Police Standards and Training Academy. He is a certified handgun, rifle, submachine gun, defensive tactics, impact weapons, Taser, OC spray, and ground fighting instructor. A graduate of the Norwich University Corps of Cadets, he holds a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice and was a team leader of the NU Mountain & Cold Weather Rescue Team. Cav trained for four years with U.S. Army Special Forces 10th Group and is a specialist at mountain warfare, survival in all environments, rock and ice climbing, tracking, and high-angle rope rescue. Cav is also a member of the National Rifle Association (NRA).