SWAT, EOD & LEO
This training opportunity will give tactical units a realistic venue in
which they can exercise their plans and responses to an extended tactical
problem. There have been many recent situations where the need for multi-jurisdic¬tional
response from first responder law enforcement, Swat, EOD, and medical
support, has been a critical element of the outcome of these scenarios.
In this exercise, everyone will play a major role by providing and updating
information to the command, requesting and using other resources, and
working in close proximity to hazardous materials or devices. With this
in mind, the use of Personal Protective Equipment in a tactical environment
will be a key element for teams to evaluate their own deployment protocol
and equipment standards.
- Identify tactical components needed to contain, and mitigate an extended
- Implement response plans incorporating first line offi¬cers, tactical
units, and EOD/HAZMAT teams to isolate and contain a tactical problem.
- Perform tactical exercises on varying targets in an ur¬ban setting,
and the use of multijurisdictional teams to conduct simultaneous operations.
- Test communication exchange between first respond¬ers and tactical
- Identify the need for EOD and Medical Components to be considered
as critical elements to all tactical problems
Explosives Ordnance Devices (E.O.D.)
This track focuses on performing EOD skills while working in a tactical
environment. This course is designed to help EOD personnel work with SWAT/Tactical
teams to achieve desired goals and accomplish the mission. This class
will also introduce Explosive Breaching techniques to assist EOD personnel
to gain entrance into fortified structures.
Identify the tactical needs to perform EOD missions in an adverse environment.
oIdentify tools needed to work in a tactical environment.
oIntroduce Explosive Breaching Techniques in a safe and efficient manner.
Prerequisites for all law enforcement courses: Must be a current
member of an law enforcement agency.