R2 232 SKIDDS/CATS K-9 SWAT DEPLOYMENT TRAINING

Course Number:    R2 232

Description:   SKIDDS / CATS – K9 SWAT Deployment

S.K.I.D.D.S. / CATS, KATTS and T-MACC A unique one-of-a-kind K9 tactical course that is designed to educate and train K9 handlers, SWAT teams, Specialty Units, Patrol Officers and Correction Officers and the Military on the deployment of police dogs in a high risk patrol or SWAT Operation. Attendees   will participate in numerous slow and deliberate tactical training scenarios. Teams will learn the latest K9 searching methods, deployment and arrest techniques.

 232 flyer Caldwell SKIDDS CATS

 

Dates:   October 5 – 7, 2021

Time:     0800-1800

Credit Hours:  30

Location:

Caldwell Police Department
Community Room
110 South 5th Avenue,
Caldwell, ID 83605

 

Cost:  S595  Payable to  Canine Tactical Operations

(Meals, travel, and/or lodging are the responsibility of the participant)

Deadline:  September 21, 2021

Instructors:  Brad Smith

Registration on line at K9acops.com/events

Remarks:  For additional information regarding this training or the training venue, e-mail Lt. Doug Winfield at dwinfield@cityofcaldwell.org

R2 270 Intermediate SWAT- Caldwell 2021 Class is full

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- CANCELLED

Course Number: R4703

Course Description:

This one-day course is designed to provide law enforcement supervisors and command personnel with the information and tools needed to manage a large-scale critical incident. This course will include a NIMS review, but the focus of the course is providing the tools for supervisors and command personnel to succeed when responding to active threats. The roles and responsibilities of the Incident Commander will be discussed and applied through practical group exercises. Command decision-making through a proven system that streamlines the flow of direction and information will be a central focus of this course.

Dates: June 1, 2021 CANCELLED

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 8

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

Cost: NTOA Members $169.00, Non-Members (Includes one year NTOA Membership)- $224.00

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Mark Pergola

Remarks: To register for this event, click here-  Commandshttp://training.ntoa.org/CourseRegistration/default.asp?num=20211960

R4 FBI Regional Crisis Negotiations Course- Pocatello FREE CLASS

Course Number: R4224

Course Description:

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is conducting a 40 hour Regional Crisis Negotiation Course, designed to provide law enforcement officers with a basic understanding of the philosophy and components of effective crisis negotiation.  The course combines classroom learning and practical exercises.  The classroom instruction will focus on fundamentals of crisis negotiation, active listening skills, the tactical role of the negotiators, suicide assessment and intervention, high risk indicators and team protocol.  Practical exercises are incorporated into the course.  These involve a variety of scenarios designed to encourage the use of active listening skills in a variety of crisis settings.  The course instruction is provided by members of the Salt Lake City FBI’s Crisis Negotiation Team.

Dates: June 21-25, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location: 1 Hoku Way, Pocatello, ID 83204

Cost: FREE

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

Deadline:

Instructor(s): To register for this course, contact Captain Kathleen Ballard at kathleenb@bannockcounty.us or 208-236-7144

Remarks:

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

NOTE:

Attendance at this training does not guarantee Instructor certification and endorsement.  To obtain a POST certified instructor endorsement in this High Liability discipline additional training requirements must be met.  Please refer to the document link below.

https://post.idaho.gov//wp-content/uploads/sites/19/documents/forms/I//High%20Liability%20Endorsement%20Instructor%20Requirements.pdf

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

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 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 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