R2-306 POST Firearms Instructor – Caldwell PD

Course Number:  R2-306

Description:  BASIC FIREARMS (Handgun only) INSTRUCTOR COURSE

This is the P.O.S.T. Approved BASIC FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR COURSE for LE personnel interested in becoming a P.O.S.T. Certified Firearms INSTRUCTOR.  Upon completion of this course attendees should have the skills necessary to instruct officers.  Completion of this course is required for the high liability endorsement required for P.O.S.T. Basic Handgun Instructor certification.

This course will cover the new curriculum changes made to the Firearms Instructor Program.  Participants will conduct multiple classroom and range presentations, pass performance skills testing, pass daily performance reviews, pass a written exam, and exit qualifications.  It is strongly recommended that students review the Instructor Development Course materials prior to attending this course as questions from the written Instructor Development Course training material may be included in the tests.

NOTE: THERE IS NO REMEDIAL TRAINING TIME.

Any Student with repeated safety violations will receive a failure.  Any failure in the course will result in removal from the class.


Registration PREREQUISITES, (not subject to waiver)

  • 3 YEARS Full-time law enforcement experience
  • Possess a current or previous POST Discipline Certification
    • i.e. Patrol, Detention, Corrections, etc.
  • Successful completion of POST 40 hour INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT
  • Perform 100% of the physical requirements of this course. Injured students will not be permitted to attend or complete the course.


COURSE REQUIREMENTS 
for all students

  • TEST IN with a qualifying score of at least 95% NO MISSES on the POST Firearms short course.
  • Maximum of 3 attempts to qualify at test in and test out.
  • All test in failures will be dismissed from the class.
  • 100% Attendance is required for completion of this 40-hour course
  • TEST OUT with successful completion of the written exam and exit qualifications.

WRITTEN TEST INFORMATION– The written test will come from the student manual, Basic Patrol Academy Firearms training lesson plan (click here- Academy Classroom Lesson Plan March 2020) and presentation (click here warning 348 page file, recommend you save to a computer Firearms Training PPT Master 03-2019), and the Basic Patrol Academy Use of Force lesson plan (click here- Use of Force LP 0220). Students attending this class must download the instructor manual prior to the class. Download the Instructor student manual here –Classroom Lesson Plan March 2020

In addition to the downloading the student manual and Academy lesson plans, students MUST COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING CHECKLIST Student pre-course checklist Mar 2020 This checklist is to be provided to the lead Master Firearms Instructor the morning of the first day of class. Failure to present a completed pre-course check list form will result in immediate dismissal from the class.

There is no allowance for later make-up qualification attempts on the exit qualification. If a student fails the exit qualification- they fail the course. There will be no make-up written testing exams either. Failure to pass the written exam results in a failure of this course.

For test-in failures only there will be an $ 80.00 fee assessed for costs related to the first day. If the course tuition invoice has been paid, a tuition credit less the $80.00 fee will be issued.

For any other failure resulting in dismissal the full tuition cost will remain due; no refund or tuition rebate will be available.

This course DOES NOT cover shotgun. Shotgun instructor training is provided through the new POST Shotgun Instructor Course, which is a separate 3 day course.

If you do not meet the listed  registration requirements do not register.


Dates:  19-23 October 2020

Time: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location:

Caldwell PD
110 South 5th Street
Caldwell, Idaho 83605

Cost:           $ 400.00     Payable to Idaho POST

            (Tuition does not include meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline:    5 October 2020    Register early class is limited to 20 students


POST Master Instructor
:
     Alan Hall, Clint Goss, Mike Chamberlin

POST Instructors:   To be Determined


Registration Details:
          Use the REGISTRATION LINK provided below.


Remarks:

Students will be expected to dress in clothing appropriate for weather conditions.

  • Range clothing should be suitable for carrying extra ammunition.
  • Clothing should be suitable for tactical movement.
  • Knee pads are recommended but not required.
  • Shorts are not allowed.

Students will be required to bring the following:

  • Eye and ear protection
  • Ballistic Vest
  • A tourniquet*
  • Appropriate clothing for various weather conditions (rain, cold, etc.)
  • A billed cap of some type
  • Duty leather, holster, magazine pouches
  • Duty handgun and a minimum of 4 magazines
  • 1,000 rounds of practice ammunition for duty weapon
  • Duty flashlight
  • 3 ring binder, note taking materials and a black felt tip marker
  • A laptop computer with USB port and portable flash (thumb) drive
  • Water, snacks, or other food as needed

*Students will receive training in the application and use of a tourniquet.  Students will participate in drills applying the tourniquet to themselves and fellow students, so a training tourniquet instead of an operational one may be preferable, however, that is the students choice.

R2 -127C Urban Rifle (end-user) Course – Kuna

Course Number:    R2-127C

Description:   Urban Rifle Course – User Training

This is a POST provided in-service training for certified officers.  This Urban Rifle Course consists of 24 hours of hands-on, performance based rifle training. Students will learn how to properly manipulate and deploy a rifle within an urban environment. The purpose of this course is to expose the student to the capabilities and limitations of the law enforcement patrol rifle.

Participants will be required to provide the following:

  • Duty Rifle w/sling and at least two magazines
  • Weapon mounted light and handheld flashlight
  • 500 rounds of rifle ammunition
  • 5 rounds of rifle duty ammunition
  • Handgun and complete duty belt
  • 50 rounds of handgun ammunition
  • Ear protection
  • Eye protection
  • Elbow & knee pads
  • Ball cap

All registration applications will be vetted by POST for approval to attend this training.

Pre-requisites for attendance:   Idaho POST LE certification

Dates:  September 1 -3, 2020

Time:  0800-1700

Credit Hours:   24 POST Hours

Location:

IDOC Range Complex  
13900 South Pleasant Valley
Kuna, Idaho  83634

Cost:  $ 120.00    Payable to Idaho POST

(Tuition does not include meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline: NOTE CLASSES FILL QUICKLY – this class is limited to 20 participants.

Instructors:

Allen Hall

POST Coordinator:

Jeff Sklar

Registration Details:  Use the REGISTRATION LINK provided below.

Remarks:
This course is open to all sworn law enforcement personnel. This is also a great opportunity for firearms instructors to receive 24 hours of continuing training and education.

 

 

R4 NTOA Police Counter Ambush Tactics- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4270

Course Description:  NTOA Police Counter Ambush Tactics- Idaho Falls

This 2-day course is designed to educate and prepare police officers in the event of an ambush. Officers will be trained in techniques to eliminate or mitigate the threat. Officers will also be trained in the application of tactical emergency medicine through the use of tourniquets, pressure dressings and direct pressure. This is a hands-on, high-intensity course in which students practice tactics and techniques in the field.

Download course logistics and registration information here- http://public.ntoa.org/AppResources/CourseDetails/192.pdf

More information located here- http://public.ntoa.org/AppResources/MarketingFlyers/192.pdf

Dates: August 3-4, 2020

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 16

Location: Bonneville County Sheriff’s Ammon Field Office, 3750 E. Lincoln Road, Ammon, ID 83406

Cost: NTOA Members $418.00, NTOA Agency Members $443.00, Non-NTOA Members $473 (Includes one year NTOA membership with registration) Full refund with cancellation at least 30 days prior to start of the class. $100 fee assessed for cancellations within 30 days of the class.

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): TBD

Remarks: Register for this course via the NTOA website, located here- http://training.ntoa.org/CourseRegistration/default.asp?num=20200420

 

R4 Instinctive (CQB) Handgun I and II- Idaho Falls CANCELLED

Course Number: R4259

Course Description:  Instinctive (CQB) Handgun I & II- Idaho Falls

This course will focus on teaching LE Agents/Officers/Deputies how to shoot rapidly and accurately without the use of weapon sights (instinctively) in a combat setting.

Required equipment:

  1. Duty weapon with three magazines, holster, and spare magazine carriers (pouches) for two magazines, and duty belt/gear
  2. 1200 rounds of training ammunition
  3. Eye and Ear Protection
  4. Range appropriate clothing
  5. Water

Dates: July 24-25, 2020 CANCELLED

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 16

Location: Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office Training Annex, 577 D St., Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Cost: $350.00

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Doug Dryden

Remarks: To register for this course, contact Bonneville County Sheriff Deputy Sergeant Doug Metcalf at 208-529-1350, ext. 1158 or via email at dmetcalf@co.bonneville.id.us

R2-306 POST Firearms Instructor – IDOC RANGE

Course Number:  R2-306

Description:  BASIC FIREARMS (Handgun only) INSTRUCTOR COURSE

This is the P.O.S.T. Approved BASIC FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR COURSE for LE personnel interested in becoming a P.O.S.T. Certified Firearms INSTRUCTOR.  Upon completion of this course attendees should have the skills necessary to instruct officers.  Completion of this course is required for the high liability endorsement required for P.O.S.T. Basic Handgun Instructor certification.

This course will cover the new curriculum changes made to the Firearms Instructor Program.  Participants will conduct multiple classroom and range presentations, pass performance skills testing, pass daily performance reviews, pass a written exam, and exit qualifications.  It is strongly recommended that students review the Instructor Development Course materials prior to attending this course as questions from the written Instructor Development Course training material may be included in the tests.

NOTE: THERE IS NO REMEDIAL TRAINING TIME.

Any Student with repeated safety violations will receive a failure.  Any failure in the course will result in removal from the class.


Registration PREREQUISITES, (not subject to waiver)

  • 3 YEARS Full-time law enforcement experience
  • Possess a current or previous POST Discipline Certification
    • i.e. Patrol, Detention, Corrections, etc.
  • Successful completion of POST 40 hour INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT
  • Perform 100% of the physical requirements of this course. Injured students will not be permitted to attend or complete the course.


COURSE REQUIREMENTS 
for all students

  • TEST IN with a qualifying score of at least 95% NO MISSES on the POST Firearms short course.
  • Maximum of 3 attempts to qualify at test in and test out.
  • All test in failures will be dismissed from the class.
  • 100% Attendance is required for completion of this 40-hour course
  • TEST OUT with successful completion of the written exam and exit qualifications.

WRITTEN TEST INFORMATION– The written test will come from the student manual, Basic Patrol Academy Firearms training lesson plan (click here- Academy Classroom Lesson Plan March 2020) and presentation (click here warning 348 page file, recommend you save to a computer Firearms Training PPT Master 03-2019), and the Basic Patrol Academy Use of Force lesson plan (click here- Use of Force LP 0220). Students attending this class must download the instructor manual prior to the class. Download the Instructor student manual here –Classroom Lesson Plan March 2020

In addition to the downloading the student manual and Academy lesson plans, students MUST COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING CHECKLIST Student pre-course checklist Mar 2020 This checklist is to be provided to the lead Master Firearms Instructor the morning of the first day of class. Failure to present a completed pre-course check list form will result in immediate dismissal from the class.

There is no allowance for later make-up qualification attempts on the exit qualification. If a student fails the exit qualification- they fail the course. There will be no make-up written testing exams either. Failure to pass the written exam results in a failure of this course.

For test-in failures only there will be an $ 80.00 fee assessed for costs related to the first day. If the course tuition invoice has been paid, a tuition credit less the $80.00 fee will be issued.

For any other failure resulting in dismissal the full tuition cost will remain due; no refund or tuition rebate will be available.

This course DOES NOT cover shotgun. Shotgun instructor training is provided through the new POST Shotgun Instructor Course, which is a separate 3 day course.

If you do not meet the listed  registration requirements do not register.


Dates:  July 13 -17, 2020

Time: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location:

IDOC RANGE
13900 South Pleasant Way
Kuna,  Idaho  83634

Cost:           $ 400.00     Payable to Idaho POST

            (Tuition does not include meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline:    July 1, 2020    Register early class is limited to 20 students


POST Master Instructor
:
     Alan Hall

POST Instructors:       to be determined


Registration Details:
          Use the REGISTRATION LINK provided below.


Remarks:

Students will be expected to dress in clothing appropriate for weather conditions.

  • Range clothing should be suitable for carrying extra ammunition.
  • Clothing should be suitable for tactical movement.
  • Knee pads are recommended but not required.
  • Shorts are not allowed.

Students will be required to bring the following:

  • Eye and ear protection
  • Ballistic Vest
  • A tourniquet*
  • Appropriate clothing for various weather conditions (rain, cold, etc.)
  • A billed cap of some type
  • Duty leather, holster, magazine pouches
  • Duty handgun and a minimum of 4 magazines
  • 1,000 rounds of practice ammunition for duty weapon
  • Duty flashlight
  • 3 ring binder, note taking materials and a black felt tip marker
  • A laptop computer with USB port and portable flash (thumb) drive
  • Water, snacks, or other food as needed

*Students will receive training in the application and use of a tourniquet.  Students will participate in drills applying the tourniquet to themselves and fellow students, so a training tourniquet instead of an operational one may be preferable, however, that is the students choice.

R4 Glock Armorer Course – Chubbuck

Course Number: R4 257

Description: 

Glock Armorer Course

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Dates: June 30, 2020

Time: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 8

Location:

Chubbuck Police Department

5160 Yellowstone Ave

Chubbuck, ID 83202

Cost: $250.00

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

Deadline: 

Instructors: TBA

Registration Details: Register via the Glock website located here- https://www.glocktraining.com/RegWizard.aspx?classid=107734

Remarks: 

R4 Urban Rifle Course- Salmon CLASS CANCELLED

Course Number:    R-127C

Description:   Urban Rifle Course – User Training

This is a POST provided in-service training for certified officers.  This Urban Rifle Course consists of 24 hours of hands-on, performance based rifle training. Students will learn how to properly manipulate and deploy a rifle within an urban environment. The purpose of this course is to expose the student to the capabilities and limitations of the law enforcement patrol rifle.

Participants will be required to provide the following:

  • Duty Rifle w/sling and at least two magazines
  • Weapon mounted light and handheld flashlight
  • 500 rounds of rifle ammunition
  • 5 rounds of rifle duty ammunition
  • Handgun and complete duty belt
  • 50 rounds of handgun ammunition
  • Ear protection
  • Eye protection
  • Range appropriate clothing, knee & elbow pads, water, snacks
  • Ball cap

All registration applications will be vetted by POST for approval to attend this training.

Pre-requisites for attendance:
Idaho POST certification

Dates:
June 17-19, 2020

Time:
0800-1700

Credit Hours:
24 POST Hours

Location:
Lemhi County Sheriff’s Office, 206 Courthouse Dr. Salmon, ID 83467

Cost:
$ 120.00
Payable to Idaho POST

(Tuition does not include meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline: NOTE CLASSES FILL QUICKLY – this class is limited to 20 participants.

 

Instructors:
POST Master Instructor Clint Goss (tentative)

Matt Bloodgood, POST Regional Training Coordinator

Jim Spain, Lemhi CSO Chief Deputy

POST Coordinator:
Matt Bloodgood

Registration Details:
Use the REGISTRATION LINK provided below.

Remarks:
This course is open to all sworn law enforcement personnel. This is also a great opportunity for firearms instructors to receive 24 hours of continuing training and education.

 

 

R4 Handgun Mounted Optics (Red Dot Sights) User Course-Salmon

Course Number:    R4259

Description:   Handgun Mounted Electronic Sights (Red Dot Sights) User Training

This is a POST provided in-service training for certified officers.  This course will cover the use of handgun mounted optical sights, such as red dot sights from various manufacturers. The course will cover different optics, their use, and problems associated with their use. This course will also satisfy the High Liability Firearms Instructor biennial training requirement.

Topics covered will include:

  • Functionality
  • Nomenclature
  • Pros and Cons
  • Binden Aiming Concept
  • Asymmetrical Dot Principle
  • Occluded Lens- Water, Fog, Snow, Ice, Mud, Broken Lens
  • Policy and Procedures
  • And more…

Participants will be required to provide the following:

Duty handgun with mounted electronic optic, iron sights, three magazines
Weapon mounted light and/or handheld flashlight
500 rounds of handgun training ammunition (600 rounds if you are not operational with the handgun, you do not need the duty ammo listed below in that case)
100 rounds of duty handgun ammo (only needed if the user is operational with the handgun and mounted optic)
Duty belt with duty holster, or other holster capable of securely holstering the handgun with mounted optic
Ear/eye pro
Ball cap
Range suitable clothing, water

All registration applications will be vetted by POST for approval to attend this training.

Pre-requisites for attendance 

    • Idaho POST certification

Dates: June 3-5, 2020

Time:       0800-1700

Credit Hours:  24

Location: Lemhi County Sheriff’s Office, 206 Courthouse Drive, Salmon, ID 83467

Cost:           $ 120.00
Payable to Idaho POST

(Tuition does not include meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline:   June 2, 2020
NOTE CLASSES FILL QUICKLY – this class is limited to 20 participants.

Instructors:

Master Instructor: Clint Goss

Instructors: POST Statewide Firearms Coordinator Matt Bloodgood,  Lemhi County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Jim Spain

POST Coordinator: Matt Bloodgood

Registration Details: Use the REGISTRATION LINK provided below.

Remarks:

 

R4 Pistol Operations (Springfield Team One Network)- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4259

Course Description:

Because the pistol remains the primary firearm for police work, this course focuses on the development of practical, close-quarters shooting skills that can save officers’ lives in real-world situations. Emphasis is placed on improving basic shooting skills through range sessions, then using these new-found abilities in high-energy, close-quarters, live fire exercises.

Outcomes:

  • Field stripping and basic maintenance
  • Practice pistol safety and handling
  • Accurately use a pistol to engage targets in Low Light conditions
  • Accurately use a pistol to engage multiple targets
  • Accurately use a pistol to engage moving targets and shoot while moving
  • Perform tactical reloads and stoppage drills
  • Perform weapons retention techniques
  • Efficiently draw and fire the pistol
  • Practice support hand shooting techniques

Ammunition: 1,000 Rounds

Equipment Required:  Pistol, duty belt (or tactical vest) with all issued gear, body armor, flashlight and handcuffs with key.  Participants should come prepared to train in all weather conditions and should bring a hydration system or water bottle.  Wraparound eye protection, ear protection, and brimmed hats will be worn during all live fire training.  Participants should wear clothing suitable for training, but similar to garments worn while working.

Dates: May 20-22, 2020

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 24

Location: Idaho Falls Police Department Training Annex, 740 Park Ave., Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Cost: $595.00

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): TBD

Remarks: To register for this course, go to. https://teamonenetwork.com/schedule/pistol-operations-idaho-falls-id/#buy-tickets

Hotel: Candlewood Suites Idaho Falls 665 Pancheri Dr., Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Location point of contact: Lori Posey, 208-612-8619

R4 Springfield 1911/XD/XDM Armorer- CANCELLED LACK OF REGISTRATIONS

Course Number: R4257

Course Description:

Team One Network Conducts Springfield Armory Armorer Courses on behalf of Springfield Armory. Our armorer courses are structured to provide each student with a practical understanding of the advanced features that make the Springfield Family of Firearms unique.

The following armorer certifications are available:

Each of these courses are conducted in a single day.  Quite often we’ll conduct multiple courses back-to-back at the same location.  Please double check the schedule.

  • XD/XDm Pistol
  • XDs Pistol
  • 1911 Pistol

These courses provide complete and detailed answers to specific questions concerning the weapons mechanical functioning, operational procedure, field stripping and armorer detailed stripping, inspection(s), troubleshooting, and corrective actions/maintenance.

Outcomes:

  • Conduct proper disassembly and reassembly of the firearms and their sub-assemblies.
  • Conduct preventative maintenance and inspection procedures applicable to each firearm type.
  • Diagnose reported field problems relating to each firearm type.
  • Service and repair each firearm type to include the installation of new components.

Valid for: Certifications are valid for 3-years.

Equipment Required: Participants must bring wrap-around eye-protection.  Team One Network and Springfield Armory supply all tools and weapons.

Course Restrictions: Team One Network is authorized by Springfield Armory to conduct armorer courses on their behalf.  These courses are restricted to military, law enforcement, and licensed armed security only.  For exceptions please contact Springfield Armory.

Dates:

1911 Armorer Course May 18, 2020

XD/XDM Armorer Course May 19, 2020

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 8 hours for each of the one day classes, or 16 hours if attending both classes

Location: Idaho Falls Police Department Training Annex, 740 Park Ave., Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Cost: $350 for each single day class, or $650 for both days

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): TBD

Remarks: To register for the courses, go to https://teamonenetwork.com/schedule/springfield-armory-armorer-idaho-falls-id/#buy-tickets

Hotels: Candlewood Suites, Idaho Falls, 665 Pancheri, Dr., Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Location Point of Contacdt: Lori Posey, 208-612-8619