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

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

Date: June 25-26, 2021

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

R4 SWAT Command Decision-Making and Leadership I- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4703

Course Description:

This course is designed to expose police SWAT Team Commanders and Supervisors to contemporary SWAT issues, tactics and procedures. Topics include major incident debriefs; leadership issues, emotional intelligence, justifying SWAT; the use of SWAT Teams; SWAT standards and professionalism; contemporary SWAT issues and concerns; SWAT and the media; selection, training, discipline and removal of supervisors and team members; crisis negotiations considerations; tactical operation center considerations; operational planning; weapons and equipment selection; legal issues and considerations; critical incident management; barricade and hostage procedures; warrant service planning and procedures; and much more.

INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS

  • Leadership
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • SWAT Personnel Recruitment, Selection, Training and Retention
  • Training Issues
  • High Risk Warrant Planning
  • Contemporary SWAT Issues and Concerns
  • Resolution of Barricaded Subjects
  • Hostage Rescue Opertations
  • Incident Reviews from Past Operations

Pre-Requisites- Full time, sworn Law Enforcement Personnel

Student Equipment- Law Enforcement ID, laptop computer. The course will be conducted entirely in the classroom.

Dates: June 28- July 2, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

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

Cost: NTOA Members $695.00, Non-NTOA Members $750.00 (Comes with one year membership to the NTOA)

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Wayne Dubois

Remarks: To register for this course, click the following link- http://training.ntoa.org/CourseRegistration/default.asp?num=20211980

NTOA Payment Policy

The NTOA will now require a purchase order or payment via credit card prior to the completion of the registration process. No exceptions! If an agency is in need of an invoice before generating a purchase order, please contact accounting at accounting@ntoa.org. Please understand the registration will still remain inactive if the purchase order has not been received. Slots will not be held for students without a purchase order.

Cancellation Policy

Student will receive full refund of any paid fee if cancelled in writing by the student or agency 30+ days prior to course start. The NTOA will charge $100 cancellation fee if written notice is received less than 30 days prior to course start. No written notice, no refund. Qualified substitutions are always acceptable.

Suggested Car Rental- Use the following ID# XZ17D23 to get discounted rate. You can log onto www.enterprise.com and use the pin code of NAT for call 1-800-RENT-A-CAR.

Suggested hotel- Hampton Inn Idaho Falls/Airport 20-523-1400 645 Lindsay Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID 83402

R4 Mobile Field Force Instructor- Pocatello

Course Number: R4 309A

Course Description:

This Idaho POST approved, train the trainer course, is designed to provide students the necessary understanding and skills needed to effectively work in a Mobile Field Force (MFF) environment.  This  Mobile Field Force & Crowd Control training is available to current LE Officers with Patrol or Probation & Parole certification who wish to obtain the instructor level training required to apply for the POST high liability Crowd Control Instructor endorsement.

This is a very physically demanding course, developed as a hands-on performance based block of instruction utilizing practical exercises and scenario based training to actively engage the student.  Students will be required to effectively demonstrate and provide instruction to other students related to MFF operations, and provide a classroom presentation on course related topics.

Upon completion of the course, participants will have the necessary skills to instruct other officers in the different types of Crowds and effective Crowd Management, Field Level MFF Platoon and Squad formations, tactics, and movements; as well as MFF Vehicle formations, tactics, and movements.

Pre-requisites for attendance 

    • Completed Instructor Development at registration
    • 3 years of full-time LEO experience
    • Basic LEO certification
    • Registration applications will be vetted by POST for approval to attend

Dates:        May 10-14, 2021

Times:       0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location:

Pocatello Police  Department Training Room,
911 N. 7th Ave.,
Pocatello, ID 83202

Cost: $350.00      Payable to POST

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

Deadline: April 23, 2021   32 seats are available

Instructor(s):   Lt. Kerry Giesige, Retired, Long Beach PD

Registration: Use the REGISTRATION LINK provided below.

Remarks:

The Lead Instructor is Retired Lt. Kerry Giesige, a 25 year veteran of the Long Beach Ca. Police Department, with over 30 total years in the field of Law Enforcement.  During his career with the Long Beach PD, Lt. Giesige spent over 16 years in the Gang and Violent Crimes Division assigned to the Gang Enforcement Section both as a Detective and Sergeant.  This section was made up of 40 Detectives, 5 sergeants and a Lieutenant, and was the Primary Mobile Field Force (MFF) Platoon for the Long Beach PD, as well as the primary Mutual Aid Platoon for Los Angeles County. Lt. Giesige began his Law Enforcement career in 1992 during the aftermath of the Rodney King Riots, since that time he has deployed over 100 times as a MFF Operator, Squad Leader, and MFF Instructor.
Since retirement, he has spent the last 3-1/2 years as a Primary Instructor at Idaho POST teaching Firearms, Tactical Combat Casualty Care (Tac Med), Mobile Field Force In-Service Training and evaluating and instructing during POST Patrol Academy scenarios.

Additional certified Instructors will be used throughout the week as needed to maintain an appropriate instructor student ratio, specifically during practical applications

R2 270 Intermediate SWAT- Caldwell 2021

Course Number:  R2 270

Description:  Intermediate SWAT Training

2021 Intermediate SWAT Caldwell Flyer

This POST certified 4 day 40 hour course is designed to provide knowledge and training to further develop officers assigned to a Special Weapons and Tactics Unit.  This course is intended for tactical teams with basic understanding of SWAT operations.  The course will be taught by members of the Caldwell Police Department’s SWAT Team.  The course is designed to give officers the skills to participate in the response to high risk situations encountered by tactical units.  The curriculum
focuses on developing not just individual physical skills but also critical thinking skills and a team mentality.  The last day of training will include a field training exercise in which students will use the skills learned during the week.

Date:   June 21-24, 2021

Time:   0700-1800

Credit Hours:    40 hours

Location: 

Gem State Academy
16115 South Montana Avenue
Caldwell, Idaho

AND Caldwell PD Range

COST:  $300.00                Payable to The City of Caldwell

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

Deadline:          June 1, 2021 at 1700

Instructor:       LT Doug Winfield, Caldwell PD

Additional Instructors: TBD

Registration: contact LT Doug Winfield

 email dwinfield@cityofcaldwell.org or call (208) 455-4534

Remarks:   Do not send registrations to POST.

For additional information regarding this training, the training venue, or local accommodations;  contact Lt Doug Winfield e-mail dwinfield@cityofcaldwell.org
or call (208) 455-4534

 

 

 

R4 Managing an Incident Command Post and Tactical Operations Center- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4703

Course Description:

This one-day, eight-hour seminar is an instructional overview of emergency operations center; command post and tactical operations center functions, structure, and operations. Command decision-making through a proven system that streamlines the flow of direction and information will be a central focus of this course.

Prerequisites- Sworn law enforcement personnel

Student equipment- Law Enforcement ID card, laptop computer highly recommended

Dates: June 1, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 8

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

Cost: $169 for current NTOA members, $224 for non-members (comes with one year membership to the NTOA)

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

Deadline: May 1, 2021

Instructor(s): Mark Pergola

Remarks: To register for this course, use this link- http://training.ntoa.org/CourseRegistration/default.asp?num=20211960  Registrations may be emailed to training@ntoa.org. Checks made payable to the NTOA may be mailed to 7150 Campus Dr. Suite 215, Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Local contact Sgt. Doug Metcalf at dmetcalf@co.bonneville.id.us

Suggested car rental agency- use the follow ID# XZ17D23 for a discounted rate at www.enterprise.com or use PIN Code NAT at 1-800-RENT-A-CAR.

Suggest hotel- Hampton Inn Idaho Falls/Airport at 208-523-1400 645 Lindsay Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID 83402

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

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

Date: June 4-5, 2021

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

R4 Tactical Mission Planning and Briefing- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4270

Course Description:

This course is designed to expose police personnel (supervisors, tactical and task force team leaders, detectives, etc.) to procedures used for tactical mission planning and briefing of involved tactical personnel. Topics include mission planning documentation; operational planning for high-risk search warrants; scouting procedures for mission planning; primary, alternate, contingency, and emergency planning; suggestions on how to modify high-risk search warrant planning to other types of tactical missions (open area operations, barricaded subjects, arrest warrant/fugitive apprehension, and hostage barricade situations); and much more. The primary goal of this course is to allow the student to conduct sample briefings during class in order to obtain experience and streamline the briefing process. Ensuring that a comprehensive but efficient briefing system is in place will be a course outcome.

Cancellation Policy

Student will receive full refund of any paid fee if cancelled in writing by the student or agency 30+ days prior to course start. The NTOA will charge $100 cancellation fee if written notice is received less than 30 days prior to course start. No written notice, no refund. Qualified substitutions are always acceptable.

Student Liability Waiver

In consideration of my attendance and participation in the National Tactical Officers Association’s Training Course, I hereby, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and assignees, waive and release any and all rights and claims for damages I may have or may accrue against the National Tactical Officers Association, its officers or instructors, and co-host agency for any and all injuries which may be suffered by me as a result of my attendance and participation.

Student Equipment

Law Enforcement ID, laptop computer highly recommended

Dates: June 2-3, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 16

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

Cost: $329 for NTOA Members, $384 for Non-NTOA members (Includes a one year membership to the NTOA)

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

Deadline: May 10, 2021

Instructor(s): Jason Jahnke

Remarks: Click the following link to register for this class- http://training.ntoa.org/CourseRegistration/default.asp?num=20211970 Completed registrations may be emailed to training@ntoa.org. Checks made payable to the NTOA may be mailed to 7150 Campus Dr. Suite 215, Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Suggested car rental agency- Enterprise. use Code XZ17D23 for a discounted rate and use the PIN code of NAT if you rent via the Enterprise website at www.enterprise.com, or call 1-800-RENT-A-CAR

Suggested hotel- Hampton Inn Idaho Falls at 208-523-1400

Local contact via BCSO Deputy Sgt. Doug Metcalf at dmetcalf@co.bonnevile.id.us

R4- ALERRT Active Attack Integrated Response Course- American Falls

Course Number: R4270

Course Description:

The Active Attack Integrated Response (AAIR) is a performance level course designed to improve integration between law enforcement, fire, tele-communicator and emergency medical services (EMS) in active attack / shooter events. The course provides law enforcement officers with key medical skills based on tactical emergency casualty care (TECC) guidelines, which can be used at the point of injury (POI) to increase survivability of victims. The course also provides a model framework for law enforcement, fire, and EMS to integrate responses during an active attack / shooter event through the rescue task force concept. This course has been designed to improve the safety and survivability of victims of active attack / shooter events and increase the effectiveness, coordination, and resource integration between law enforcement, fire, tele-communications and EMS when responding to these events.

The class is limited to (15) participants total, 8 LEO, 7 Fire/EMS/Dispatch.

Dates: February 26-27, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 16

Location: American Falls High School, 2966 S. Frontage Road, American Falls, ID 83211

Cost: FREE

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): ALERRT Instructors TBD

Remarks: To register for this course, contact Lt. Kasey Kendall with the Power County Sheriff’s Office at 208-226-2311 or via email at kkendall@co.power.id.us

R4 Basic SWAT Operations Course- Pocatello CANCELLED

Course Number: R4270

Course Description:

Basic SWAT ( 5 Day )

***Note: You will be required to show proof of being active, reserve, or retired law enforcement prior to taking this course. No refunds. 

Using tactics developed from what Military Tier One/Spec Ops and SWAT/ERT/SRT teams consistently experience during operations, the TD Basic SWAT course will give an Officer of a tactical team a working understanding of the core skills relating to Close Quarters Battle (CQB) techniques, surgical marksmanship and operator mindset. The course will teach Officers the critical firearms skills needed to successfully be a SWAT Operator. Officers will be challenged with and held to a high standard of target discrimination and the principles of CQB.

This course is open to all Officers that conduct warrant service, fugitive apprehension, SWAT operations and drug search warrants who are in need of a good understanding of basic room clearing tactics.

The following topics will be taught in the course:

Close Quarters Battle (CQB) basics and techniques

CQB styles (free- flow, points of domination)

Types of assault (barricaded subject, hostage rescue, etc.)

SWAT operations planning

Communications

Command and control techniques

Surgical marksmanship

Shooting on the move and the set-up

Transitions

Building entry techniques and mechanical breaching

Target discrimination

Weapons/kit considerations and set-up

Vehicle assaults as it pertains to Law Enforcement

Operator mindset

Training methodology

SIMS  scenarios /possible force-on-force

Ammo requirements: 500 rounds of pistol ammunition and 500 rounds of rifle ammunition per person. Round counts can be adjusted depending on availability.

Prerequisite:US Citizen Law Enforcement Officers and active duty military

Training schedule: Instruction starting at 8:00 am.

Individual equipment:

Duty handgun with at least 3 magazines/carbine with at least 3 magazines

Individually issued equipment ( Ballistic or protective vest with plates if issued, associated magazine/ equipment pouches)

Knee and elbow pads (optional)

Weapon cleaning kit (with oil for guns)

Rain or inclement weather gear

Eye and ear protection (clear and shaded lens are recommended)

Water/Snacks (1 hr lunch break)

Hat/Gloves (rifles will get hot)

Sun screen (non-greasy or water resistant recommended)

Optical sight for rifle (optional, but highly recommended)

Flashlight / Weapon mounted light also

Night vision goggles (if issued)

Sim Weapons and Ammo

Dates: CANCELLED

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location: Pocatello Police Department, 911 N. 7th Ave., Pocatello, ID 83201

Cost: $600.00

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Mark Wells, Kevin Ross

Remarks: To register for this course, contact Pocatello PD Training Coordinator Jene Purman at 208-234-6129.

R4 Less Lethal Weapons Instructor (3 Day) Combined Tactical Systems- Pocatello CANCELLED

Course Number: R4315

Course Description:

This 3-day Instructor Certification Program is taught on an 8 hour/3 day basis and is designed for officers with a desire to obtain their less lethal instructor certification. Course includes both classroom and range exercises focusing on the history, nomenclature, applications, use of force considerations, training, and legalities of less lethal munitions, as well as integrating less lethal munitions into current departmental methods.  Officers will receive Instructor Certification in OC Aerosol, Chemical Munitions, Impact Munitions and Flashbang Devices upon completion of the 3 day course.

The training certificate for all CTSTI training courses is valid for 4 years from the completion. 

Dates: August 11-13, 2020 CANCELLED

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 24

Location: Pocatello Police Department, 911 N. 7th Ave., Pocatello, ID 83201

Cost: $795.00

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): TBD

Remarks: To register for an upcoming class, please fill out this registration form and email to training@combinedsystems.com.