The Tactical Team Leader course is designed to expose current and future SWAT team commanders, team leaders, crisis negotiators, patrol and detective supervisors, administrators, and road patrol officers to contemporary critical incident response issues, tactics, and procedures.
Topics covered in this course include Legal Updates, Risk Mitigation, Record Keeping, Operations Manuals, Policy and Procedures, Threat Assessments, Leadership Principles, Training and Equipment, Standards and Selection, Suicidal and EDP Response, Debriefs and After-Action Reviews, Civil Disturbances and Rioting, Critical Incident Decision Making, Contemporary Response Planning, Barricades, High-Risk Warrants, Hostage Rescue, and much more.
The focus of this training will be on pre-incident training, planning, organizing, and the tactical decision-making process used in resolving high-risk operations. Also included in the curriculum is an overview of National SWAT Standards and critical incident reviews.
Practical applications will consist of scouting and planning warrants, small team planning, tactics used to resolve critical incidents, and reviewing tactical incidents and videos. Attendees will participate in group discussions, write operations orders and develop training plans, plus critique and evaluate tactics and decisions based on a principal-based SWAT and patrol response decision-making process.
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