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Intermediate SWAT Skills

Class Length: 30 hours
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Register 8/21/20178/23/20170800-1800Denton Public Sfaety Training Center 3
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DESCRIPTION

Denton Police Tactical will be conducting a three day (30-hour) Intermediate SWAT Skills course.  This course is for the basically trained SWAT operators up to team leaders who want to develop their skills and practice "outsight" to refine their operating procedures.

Day 1: DPD Firearms Range (MAP)Tactical firearms, firearms safety, building a shooting platform, movement and weapons orientation, transitioning, positional shooting and shooting from cover/barricades, and shield deployments.

Day 2: Denton Public Safety Training CenterDynamic entry and immediate threat concepts, and tactics for shielded entries.

Day 3: Denton Public Safety Training CenterVehicle assault tactics utilizing commonly available platforms, such as unmarked passenger vehicles.

Instructor: Sgt. Paul Willenbrock is a sergeant with the Denton Police Department and has worked in operations on night shift for the majority of the last fourteen years.  Sgt. Willenbrock is additionally assigned to the department's tactical unit, where he has served as an operator, squad leader, and currently as a team leader.  He holds instructor certifications in firearms, chemical and impact munitions, distraction devices, active shooter response, and reality based training.

PREREQUISITES

None

COURSE COST

$150.00

SPECIAL NOTES

This course will require physical exertion including dynamic movement in tactical gear.

Students should bring all of their normal tactical gear, to include:

  • entry gear to include vest (capable of holding magazines)
  • eye and ear protections
  • gloves
  • helmet
  • AR-style rifle with light (optic highly recommended)
  • 3 rifle mags
  • pistol with pistol rig
  • 500 rounds rifle
  • 200 rounds pistol
  • If available, Simunition gear and 50 rounds rifle, pistol
  • Note taking gear
  • thumbdrive for lesson plans

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