R4 Less Lethal Instructor Program (Defense Technology)- Idaho Falls

Course Number:R4309A

Course Description:

Our hallmark ICP Instructor Program provides the necessary training for a changing world. This course is comprised of four 8-hour instructor-level classes covering OC Aerosols, Impact Munitions, Chemical Munitions and Distraction Device® Munitions. The student will acquire instructor-level knowledge of Defense Technology® products, both technically and tactically, along with the skills necessary to conduct in-service training.

Day One- OC Aerosol Projectors Instructor Program

Day Two- Less Lethal Impact Munitions (LLIM) Instructor Program

Day Three- Chemical Munitions (CHEM) Instructor Program

Day Four- Distraction Device Munitions (DD) Instructor Program

Each of the four class modules focuses on a different subject and includes a half day of lecture-based studies followed by a half day in the field for deployment drills. Unique to this class are the state-of-the-art deployment tactics that come direct from the manufacturer of the products used. In each topic, students will receive a CD containing presentation materials and videos to be utilized by the student for training in their own departments.

Course Benefits

This course is conducted by real-world professionals with strong operational and applied experience in their respective fields. Upon completion of the course and successfully passing the final exam, the student is authorized to provide in-service training to their agency in specific areas for three years from the testing date.


Each attendee must be in good physical condition and able to perform the practical exercises associated with tactical applications with these produts. The Defense Technology Training Academy trains only sworn law enforcement officers, correctional personnel, state-licenses security personnel (OC Only), or active military personnel.


Ear and eye protection

Body armor required for LLIM, CHEM, and DD programs

Duty gear normally used when deploying less lethal products

Flame-resistant gloves

Gas Mask

37mm/40mm gas launcher

Weather appropriate clothing


Dates: June 8-11, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location: Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office, Ammon Field Office, 3750 E. Lincoln Rd., Ammon, ID 83401

This course is being co-hosted between the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office and the Idaho Falls Police Department

Cost: $895.00

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)


Instructor(s): TBD


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