Basic S.W.A.T.

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.

HAll details will be emailed prior to course.

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

Date and Time

Monday to Friday, Sept. 26 to 30, 2022
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Homeland Security Training Center (HTC)
Tuition: $325
Hours: 40

Future Training

Monday to Friday, Oct. 31 to Nov. 4, 2022

2023 Date

Monday to Friday, May 22 to 26, 2023

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