Basic S.W.A.T.

Hours: 40
Tuition: $295

Program Information:

Tactical operators gain a comprehensive overview of deployment considerations and an understanding of the tactics needed for successful missions.Training includes classroom, live-fire and practical exercises.Participants discuss and practice team concepts, operational planning, legal considerations, close quarter combat, manual breaching, proper use of ballistic shields and low-light tactics, as well as physical fitness and warrior mindset.Operators return to their departments with a sound tactical foundation and the fundamental skills required for SWAT operations, including high-risk warrant service, barricaded subjects and hostage rescue.

Topics Include:

  • Handgun and long-gun weapons skills
  • Dynamic and surreptitious tactics
  • The role of the sniper or observer
  • Chemical munitions, less-lethal munitions and distraction devices


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Suburban Law Enforcement Academy (SLEA) at College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Voice: (630) 942-2677
Fax:    (630) 942-3766

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