Aug
22
8:00 AM08:00

Bunker Class

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The use of the ballistic shield in SWAT and Patrol operations. SRT Supply, Federal Eastern International & Point Blank. Lunch is being provided by SRT Supply and Federal Eastern International, Point Blank Armor is providing training shields for the day. SRT Supply is sponsoring a 1 year GTOA membership to all attendees. Limited to the first 20 students.

COST: FREE

Email: MMcClung@MonroeGA.gov

Prerequisite to attend: Full time sworn Law Enforcement Officer

Students will need to bring 300 rounds of duty pistol ammo, eye protection, ear protection, hat, duty belt and any other tactical clothing that you would normally use.

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Tactical Team Leader Development Lecture Course
Feb
19
8:00 AM08:00

Tactical Team Leader Development Lecture Course

Course Outline:

This course will review and critique several real world operations and identify problems and solutions that might have prevented injuries and/or loss of life.  It will highlight the lack of leadership and/or decision making in critical moments that lead a Tactical Team to tragedy. 

This course will identify the characteristics and talents necessary to develop into a Tactical Team Leader.  We will go through the step by step process of selection, development, and decision making skills that can help you make the right decision when lives hang in the balance. 

This course will include table top exercises and interaction with students in the planning of a variety of situations, including Hostage taking, High Risk Warrants, Barricades and Narcotic buy/bust.

Cost:  $95

Online Registration Required: www.safariland.com/Training

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Feb
12
to Feb 13

Instructor/Armorer Certification

  • Port Wentworth City Hall Training Class Room (map)
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Course Description

PepperBall products can help reduce officer and suspect injuries, save lives, decrease the risk of litigation, and improve public perception of law enforcement agencies.  The PepperBall System is affordable, non lethal tool designed for patrol, corrections, and tctical officers in a wide variety of situations.  The PepperBall Instructor/Armorer Certification course involved intensive training in the use of the nonlethal PepperBall System, including operation, safety, maintenance and deployment.  This course certifies attendees as PepperBall Instructors for their individual agency, allowing the attendee to design   course in the safe and effective use of the PepperBall System

Course Registration

Please note that the course begins promptly at 8:00 a.m.  You should plan to show up at least 15 minutes early.  All necessary equipment is provided by PepperBall.  A training manual, flash drive, live-fire certification rounds and visual aids are also included.  Appropriate training attire should be worn.  Please bring safety glasses. If you wear contacts, please have the ability to remove them at the training site.  No firearms or ammo allowed in class. 

Training Fee

 Two-day course only $395 (send two for the price of one)

Register Today

Contact:  Karen Buchholz (kbuchholz@pepperball.com_

877 - 887- 3773

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Helping Good Trainers Become Great Trainers
Jan
29
to Feb 2

Helping Good Trainers Become Great Trainers

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Excellence in Training:  A Course in Advanced Tactical Mental Preparation Strategies for Law Enforcement Trainers The Excellence in Training Course has helped law enforcement trainers, across North America:

• Reduce remedial training hours with recruits and in-service officers.

• Eliminate mental blocks hindering officer’s success with firearms qualification, written exams and practical exams and scenario based training.

• Reduce attrition rates in recruit training programs.

• Improve officers’ performance during reality based training.

• Improve officers’ performance in the field.

• Graduate confident and competent professionals from academy training programs.

• Improve shooting abilities of officers at all levels, literally overnight, using techniques learned in this program

To Register go to www.winningmindtraining.com and click on the link for Course Listings / Calendar

Cost is $695

Members of ILEETA and Georgia Association on Law Enforcement Trainers ad Instructors pay $545.  

Members of the Excellence in Training Academy pay $495.

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Point Shooting Class
Nov
2
9:00 AM09:00

Point Shooting Class

How much sight picture is enough? This class will address precision pistol shooting - making the shot count, vs. combat accuracy, using principles of sighted-fire, front sight proximity shooting and point shooting. Included tasks will be malfunction clearance, in-battery and out-of-battery reloads and multi-target engagements.

Requirement:  600 rounds of ammo

Register Here

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13th Annual GTOA Conference
Mar
5
to Mar 8

13th Annual GTOA Conference

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THE 2017 REGISTRATION FEE IS 150.00 FOR MEMBERS AND $200 FOR NON MEMBERS. EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION IS $135 FOR MEMBERS AND $185 FOR NON MEMBERS (SEPTEMBER 1, 2016 - NOVEMBER 15, 2016).

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO REGISTER MORE THAN ONE PERSON AS AN EARLY BIRD REIGTRANT, PLEASE CONTACT US AT 706-718-9520. 

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Basic SWAT School (40 hours POST Credit)
Apr
13
to Apr 17

Basic SWAT School (40 hours POST Credit)

This course offers training to both new and veteran SWAT team members and will introduce/address mission based tactics derived from NTOA philosophies and standards. Students will be introduced to resolution of barricaded suspect situation tactics, individual and team covert movement and chemical agent, less-lethal and diversionary device overviews. High-risk warrant service and hostage rescue techniques will also be covered in-depth. The students will complete multiple fast-paced field training exercises that will improve and enhance tactical skills. 

Students will need their duty handgun and rifle/carbine (if issued), including 300 rounds for each platform. All assigned SWAT gear (raid vest, gas mask, BDU or range clothing, boots, illumination (weapon mounted preferable), eye/ear protection, ball cap, hydration, etc.)

$150 per student via check made payable to Fayette County Sheriff’s Office.Please contact Sgt. Mitch Howard (mhoward@fayettecountyga.gov 770-716-4826) or Sgt. Ryan Phillips (rphillips@fayettecountyga.gov 770-716-4894) with any questions or for class outline/syllabus.

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Shooter Performance Institute's Advanced Precision  Breacher Course (APBC) is a (5) day, (50) hour course that
Feb
23
to Feb 27

Shooter Performance Institute's Advanced Precision Breacher Course (APBC) is a (5) day, (50) hour course that

 

Teaches the assaulter/officer breaching theory, methodology and efficiency/economy of motion. One differentiator of this course is the presentation of precise applications and techniques that have been combat tested around the world by our team of instructors who are Special Operations Forces (SOF) veterans. The end state is a well-trained breacher that brings back the knowledge and skill set of explosives and proper breaching methods to his/her.

The officer will be trained to be proficient on explosive safety, history and theory, explosive/non-explosive methods of entry, ballistic breaching, thermal breaching, quick-saw breaching, review of breaching accessories, low/high explosive compounds, calculating net explosive weights, safe stacking, breach report, internal breaching, standard operating procedures, misfire procedures and commanders control.

In addition to your daily kit, the required gear for this course is eye/ear protection, soft armor, kneepads, gloves, helmet, departmental breaching tools and a shotgun.

Cost: $1,975 (does not include room and meals)

Location: National Security Associates (NSA), Cusseta, GA 31805

To register for this course, please visit the SPI web site at http://www.shooterperformanceinstitute.com.

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