Date & Time
Monday to Friday, March 9 to 13, 2020
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
SSG Miller Homeland Security Education Center (HEC)
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.
- 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