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About Us

Dartford Training Services, LLC is an American Red Cross Licensed Training Provider/Strategic Contractor and HSI Training Center founded by instructor trainer Marcus Porchia in April of 2022. Through our mission we've trained hundreds of participants within the Midwest region. Our various course offerings make us a diverse organization that is continuously growing. We provide our participants with world class and nationally recognized American Red Cross lifesaving training. 


Our mission is to provide high-quality and affordable training services to all the communities we serve by meeting and teaching all our courses to the standards of our certifying organizations.

Marcus Porchia

Founder, CEO and Principal Instructor

Marcus started his career with aquatics in 2017. He quickly rose through the ranks becoming a lifeguard, lifeguarding instructor, and instructor trainer teaching more than 500 lifeguards. 

Marcus holds a plethora of instructor/instructor trainer certifications and is a licensed EMT.


Our Team

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