About The Author

Joseph A. Lay don Jr. (MSG Ret. Army) is the author and owner of Intensive Research Information Services And Products (IRISAP). Joseph is a well-qualified instructor in international wilderness survival and the other 03 Survivals he teaches (Health, Crime and Money). He is 20-year US Army veteran (Master Sergeant E-8 – 18Z5V) associated will all Special Operations units in the US military as well as Special Ops throughout the world.

He’s a qualified SERE Instructor (Survival Evasion Resistance & Escape) and has taught wilderness survival at the college level for 03 years. He’s a qualified instructor in basic & advanced pistol marksmanship, basic & advanced rifle marksmanship, CQB (Close Quarter Battle), basic & advanced cross-country navigation, basic mountaineering techniques, self-defense,… Since 1994, he’s published many self-improvement Survival Programs, Survival Videos, SPECIAL Reports, Intelligence Reports, monthly Newsletters, multiple Kindle E-Books, CreateSpace Paperback Books, and more in the works.

He’s an inventor, he “sideways engineers” new survival tricks that can SAVE YOUR LIFE! The latest examples: On 17 August 2000 – 1417 hours, at Scott Lake, Scott AFB, IL, Joseph made international history! He is the 1st in the world to replicate the mysterious fires of Africa using a single drop of water! And on 05 January 2001, he discovered how to start a life-saving fire in just 02-seconds using a beam of light from a flashlight in pitch black “blind man” darkness!

On 06 April 2005 – 1810 hours, he invented delicious & tasty Solid Fuel Rolls and several Trail-Mix Cookies that are used as emergency foods and used as long-burning emergency fire-starting.

PLUS dozens more TOP SECRET inventions from ultra-advanced fire-starting like starting emergency fires using personal care products and first-aid products you already use like shampoo, toothpaste, mouthwash, hand soap, salves, ointments, and other ingredients like your spit (saliva), urination,… to advanced navigation so you’re ready Anytime Anywhere! Only from IRISAP and only for privileged IRISAP subscribers – YOU!

Below is a sample of his military achievements & qualifications (not in chronological order) which reflect his unique & superior ability to teach basic, advanced & ultra-advanced survival applications, techniques and “tricks” that could help you AVOID serious killer survival threats as well SAVE YOUR LIFE when you get in life or death situations.  His trade secrets, Programs, Videos,… are only offered to IRISAP subscribers-YOU!

  • US Army Airborne School
  • US Army Special Forces Qualification Course – SFQC (Green Beret)
  • US Army Master Parachutist Wings
  • Uruguayan Parachutist Wings
  • British Parachutist Wings
  • Kingdom of Jordan Parachutist Wings
  • Expert Infantry Badge – EIB
  • 82nd Airborne Division Recondo Course
  • Adverse Weather Aerial Delivery System Tests – AWADS (01 of 386 volunteer paratroopers)
  • US Army Special Forces Weapons Course (US & foreign pistols, sub-machineguns, assault rifles, rifles, machineguns, mortars, anti-tank weapons, anti-aircraft weapons,…)
  • Weapons Armorer Course
  • Indirect Fire Course (60mm, 81mm & 4.2 inch ”four deuce” mortars)
  • Jumpmaster Course
  • Combat Infantry Badge – CIB
  • US Army Ranger Course
  • Advanced Navigation Course
  • Special Forces Sniper Course (02)
  • Survival Evasion Resistance and Escape Instructor Course (SERE Level B)
  • Wilderness Survival Instructor (College level – 03 years / 1991 – 1994)
  • Rappell Master
  • Fast Rope Master
  • International Sniper Instructor
  • International Close Quarter Battle (CQB) Instructor
  • Participated In Multiple Combat Actions
  • Special Forces Operations And Intelligence Course (O&I)
  • Good Conduct Medal (06)
  • Army Commendation Medal
  • Army Achievement Medal (02)
  • Meritorious Service Medal (02)
  • Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
  • Letters Of Commendation (13)
  • Letters Of Appreciation (08)

Featured On FOX-2 (24 August 2000)

Joseph now resides in Illinois.  He offers products concerning Wilderness Survival, Health Survival, Crime Survival and Money Survival so to greatly enhance the lives of all IRISAP subscribers – YOU! Any questions, write to Joseph today.


Joseph A. Laydon Jr,
Intensive Research Information Services And Products
Founder and Owner
Currently offers 32 Kindle Books which greatly enhances the overall self-reliance of the reader.  Offers Kindle Books and Paperback Books with respect to the following categories: Wilderness Survival, Health Survival, Crime Survival, and Money Survival.
Joseph A. Laydon Jr.
P.O. Box: 48
Cutler, Illinois 62238-0048
United States of America
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