Course Description: This two-day course is designed to provide students with select skills and techniques necessary to defend and overcome a subject's assaultive behavior during a firearms encounter. Students will participate in pistol and shotgun related drills intended to replicate various components of an appropriate response associated with a critical event.
Note: Due to the physical nature of this training, students must evaluate and consider their own fitness level prior to enrolling in this class.
The following topics/techniques will be addressed throughout the course:
Jam clearing drills.
Proper utilization of cover.
Partial/hostage target engagements.
Shooting from varied platforms.
Appropriate incorporation of directed fire.
Downed officer exercises.
Instructional Hours: 2 Days/16 Hours
Department-issued handgun and shotgun.
Safety goggles or shooting glasses.
10 training (dummy) rounds for Department handgun.
Three pistol magazines or three speed loaders (revolver).
300 rounds of handgun ammunition (MP Only, Ammunition for PSP will be provided at training site).
Five rounds of 12 gauge, 2 3/4" or 3" chambered rifle slug.
25 rounds of 12 gauge, 2 3/4" or 3" chambered "00" buckshot.
Complete set of leather gear including handcuffs and key.
Durable shirt and cargo pants (BDU) or uniform pants.
Shoes or boots.
Instructional Objectives: Upon completion of this course, the student will possess the knowledge and skill required to conduct a thorough building search while maintaining officer safety.
After completion, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate proper approach and response.
- Identify special problem areas.
- Deliver accurate fire while moving.
- Demonstrate how to shoot from various positions of cover.
- Demonstrate how to treat or self-treat a downed officer while returning fire.
- Execute the use of mirrors and shield to clear corners.
- Explain and perform dynamic entries.
Course Completion Requirements: Attendance and successfully pass (75% or above) a 10-question written examination as well as perform the above listed proficiencies.
Audience: PSP Enlisted, MP, LEO
MPOETC CLEE Hours 16 - CLEE ID# CLE00809
Registration: Please register for the classes below using form SP 8-130. All applications must be received 30 days prior to the course start date.
Locations: For a list of all training centers and directions, please visit the Training Center Page.
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Maximum of 16 students
This class will be held at:
Conneaut Lake Sportsman Club
11861 Sportsman Road
Conneaut Lake, Pennsylvania
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