Basic SWAT Operator

Basic SWAT Operator

Basic SWAT Operator Course:

This 5-day Basic SWAT Operator course is designed to provide participants with the necessary information and combat mindset needed to become a successful tactical operator.  After a detailed overview and history of special weapons and tactics, the course will focus on principle-based tactics and techniques, team structure, organization and assault planning; ultimately evolving into a mentally and physically demanding week of specialized operational training.


Course content includes:

  • Safety/ History and Purpose / Equipment Selection and Placement/ Legal Issues
  • Tactical Planning / Intelligence Gathering
  • Tactical Performance Handgun Skills
  • Tactical Performance Carbine Skills
  • Cover/ Concealment and Barricade Usage/ Team Building and Cooperation
  • Team Movements and Formations/ Pairs & Group Fire and Maneuver (including Live Fire)
  • Scouting/ Emergency Action and Arrest Team Placement and Procedure
  • Team Travel and Movement with Basic Hand Signal incorporation
  • Threshold, Covert, Deliberate and Dynamic Entry Techniques
  • Use of Shields on Approach and During Entry
  • Breaching Options/ Primary and Secondary
  • Diversionary Device Deployment Qualification
  • Officer Rescue Techniques with TCCC Medical Procedures
  • Donning and Doffing of Respirator (Gas Mask) including Live Fire familiarization


Duration:  5 Days/ 40+ Hours      


Tuition: $250.00


Ammunition Needed: 600 rounds rifle/ 600 rounds pistol/ 50 rounds Simunition/UTM, 1 Noise Flash Diversionary Device


Equipment Needed: Common tactical equipment, including vest with plates, helmet, knee pads, primary entry rifle or sub-machine gun (SMG) w/ light, rifle sling (mandatory), secondary weapon, Simunition rifle and pistol, tactical duty rig with holster and magazine pouch, 3 handgun magazines (4 if using single stack .45 magazines), 3 rifle magazines, suitable clothing for all weather conditions, handheld flashlight, wrap-around eye protection (clear lenses for low light operation), ear protection, fire retardant gloves, Simunition/UTM safety equipment, gas mask, chamber flags for each weapon system, door stops, glow sticks.


Location: Flint Township Police Department,5200 Norko Dr, Flint, MI 48507


Date: April 19th thru April 23rd     


Time: 8:00 am- 5:00 pm



Event Properties

Event Date 04-19-2021 8:00 am
Event End Date 04-23-2021 3:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 29
Available place 1
Individual Price $250.00
Location MTU Genesee
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