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SWAT Operator Course – Palm Bay, FL
The SWAT Operator Course is focused on honing tactical team operational skills, working within the team environment, and creating situational awareness and survival skills in high-risk situations. While it is not mandatory to attend as part of a team, it is strongly recommended. Exercises will include Simunition® and active countermeasures, and the use of distraction devices. This is an intensive, rigorous and challenging entry-level course.
- Deploy and operate as a member of Tactical Team
- Employ planning and concepts for tactical teams
- Use pistol, submachine gun, rifle or shotgun during operations
- Conduct SWAT Reconnaissance
- Approach and enter structures under tactical conditions
- Clear objectives using slow & deliberate, and dynamic tactics
- Use Active Countermeasures to control and restrain subjects
- Employ weapon retention techniques
- Treat casualties under tactical conditions
- Participate in Practical Exercises
- Drug Raids
- High Risk Warrants
- Officer Down
Duration: 5 Days
Ammunition: 300 Rounds Pistol, 300 Rounds Submachine Gun or Rifle, 50 Rounds 00 Buck, 50 Rounds Skeet, 10 Rounds Slugs
Equipment Required: Wraparound eye protection, ear protection, brimmed hat, pistol with three magazines and holster, duty belt, full tactical gear including body armor, gas mask, flashlight, submachine gun with two magazines, rifle with two magazines, shotgun and magazine pouches with ten rounds total.