Monday August 4, 2014 at 8:00 AM CDT
Friday August 8, 2014 at 5:00 PM CDT

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Camp Ripley 
15000 Highway 115
Little Falls, MN 56345

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Sgt Ed Lemon 
St Paul Police Dept 

Soulis Shooting System: Firearm Instructor Course


COST: $795.00

TIMES: "The course on Monday and Friday will start at 0800 hours.  Tuesday thru Thursday the hours will be 1000 to 2300. This will incorporate a two hour lunch break and a two hour dinner break. I am breaking the program up to accommodate the heat but more importantly to ensure we get low light shoots in every day with the exception of Monday and Friday which will be 0800 to 1600. Nine to ten hour days will be the norm." Pete Soulis (Ret)

This course is being co-sponsored by Little Falls Police Department and Minnesota DPS-State Patrol.

The Soulis Shooting Systems Firearms Instructor course is designed to provide advanced firearms skills to certified firearms instructors. The student will learn the fundamental and instructional principles of combat firearms tactics and marksmanship utilizing the Soulis Shooting System.

This is NOT a basic firearms instructor class. Officer survival, the use of deadly force and firearms proficiency during situational stress will be covered in detail. Student will also be instructed in teaching methodologies needed to safely instruct other students in a safe environment as well effective drilling techniques and testing methods for student competency.


Human performance factors as it relates combat efficiency. Understanding how stress affects law enforcement officers during critical situations, how to utilize automatic responses and gross motor skills. Mindset training for deadly force encounters Psychological and physiological aspects of stress pertaining to shooter proficiency. Legal aspects governing use force issues. Developing situational awareness as it relates to pre-assault indicators. Safety issues pertaining active firearms training. Developing combat platforms to integrate all use of force options. Integration drills from hands on to chemical agents, impact weapons to deadly force. Proficiency in the 4 stages of the draw. Grip and trigger manipulation during close quarter engagements. Grip and trigger manipulation for surgical shot placement. Generating movement from the draw. 90 & 180 degree turns. Grounded shooting platforms and positions. Forward, rear and lateral movements. Instructor development skills Plus more!

Student requirements: Body armor Duty Belt Issued sidearm 3 Magazines Eye and Ear Protection  1000 Rounds of practice ammunition.