Low Light/Laser Instructor
More than 60% of officer-involved shootings occur between 6:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. This course is designed for LEO Firearms Instructors to instruct their officers to gain skills and develop an ability to win a confrontation during low light situations. This course will explore the tactical advantages of multiple lighting systems and techniques. Instructors will explore techniques and drills to train department personnel with hand held and weapon mounted lights and optics and laser sights. Students must pass a written test, live fire standards drills and instructor evaluations to successfully complete the course.
Topics that will be covered are:
- Eyesight during low light
- Night sights, Lasers, and Optics
- Management of flashlights
- Tactical use of light
- Flashlight techniques
- Instructor development
- Firearm mounted lights
- Back lighting
- Safety issues
Duration: 3 days
Ammunition: 400 Rounds Pistol, 100 Rounds of Rifle or Shotgun
Equipment Required: Wraparound eye protection, ear protection, brimmed hat, vest, flashlight, sidearm, safe holster, three magazines/speed loaders and a shotgun or rifle. Streamlight flashlights will be available for use at this course.