|Position:||Shooting and tactical instructor|
Tom's professional career began in 2000, when he joined the basic military service at 102nd Reconnaissance Battalion (102nd Force Recon) in Prostejov that took one year. In addition to sweeping, scraping potatoes and supervisory services there, the basics of exploration and conducting combat activities became acquainted for him. In 2002, he successfully completed a demanding selection procedure to join 601st Special Forces Group of general Moravec and later he successfully passed a Special Forces Qualification Course (SFQC) after that, becoming an operator of 601st.
During his 18-year career as an operator at Special Operation Forces (SOF), he gained his extensive professional knowledge and skills not only with his 601st Special Forces Unit, but also from other units of the Army of the Czech Republic, Ministry of Defense, Special Units and Special Forces of the Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic. He also gained considerable experience from the cooperation with the fellow foreign units of SOF, not only at the territory of the Czech Republic, but also abroad. He constantly maintains and expands his knowledge and skills in the framework of cooperation and participation in the training of the armed forces of the Czech Republic or by participating and completing courses and seminars.
Between years 2004 and 2011 he participated on 3 combat Enduring freedom missions in Afghanistan. In 2013 he was a member of the Close Protection team of the Czech Ambassador and Embassy in Afghanistan, Kabul. Tomas completed also mentroing and training mission in 2015 in Kenya and in 2019 in the United Arab Emirates.