When

Monday, April 6, 2020 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM CDT
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Where

St. Paul Police -Richard Rowan Training Center 
600 Lafayette Road N.
St. Paul, MN 55130
 

 
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Contact

Sgt. Liam Duggan 
St Paul Police Dept 
6512665415 
william.duggan@ci.stpaul.mn.us 
 

 SWAT Operator Firearms Prep Course

COST: $225.00

 

**THIS COURSE IS REQUIRED PRIOR TO ATTENDING THE BASIC SWAT OPERATOR COURSE held on May 4th through May 8th, 2020

The SWAT Operator Firearms Prep course is designed to give instruction on the fundamentals of using the handgun and carbine/submachine gun while in full SWAT gear. This course will give a very solid foundation of handling and employing both weapon systems in an operational set-up.  Full SWAT gear to include body armor, helmet, gloves, tactical holster, etc. will be worn throughout the course to give exposure to the needs and challenges that occur while deploying as a SWAT operator.

 This course will cover the basics of loading and unloading, reloads, malfunction clearance, transitions, shooting from a variety of positions, shooting while moving, engaging multiple targets, and shooting from positions of cover.  Both weapon systems will be covered. Discussion on gear selection to include sights/optics, lights, slings, etc. as well as gear placement will be included. 

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:

  • Duty rifle/long-gun
  • Rifle/long-gun magazines (at least 3)
  • Sling
  • Duty handgun
  • Handgun magazines (at least 3)
  • Tactical holster and magazine pouches
  • Tactical body armor
  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • Gas Mask
  • Any other related equipment
  • 1000 rifle rounds
  • 750 handgun rounds

COST:  $225 per person

MN POST CREDITS: 7