Ayala, Mike
Vehicle Engagements
1 DAYS
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Hours: 8    Start Time: 08:00    End Time: 17:00    
SUN 18MON 19TUE 20WED 21THU 22FRI 23SAT 24
ALSO AVAILABLE ON THIS DAY

THIS COURSE IS OFFERED AUGUST 20, 21, AND 22. IT IS THE SAME COURSE OFFERED MULTIPLE TIMES.
This course teaches the officer to deliver precision fire procedures to selective threats by improving his/her fundamentals, speed and accuracy using a vehicular platform. One differentiator of this course is the presentation of precise methods that have been tested and executed worldwide. The end state is an officer that is capable of fighting in or around vehicles in open urban engagements. The officer will be trained on vehicle engagement methodologies, advanced shooting positions, multiple target acquisition, ballistic effects on glass and vehicle body penetration, vehicular engagement and counter-engagement techniques: near/far side contact from front/side/rear, vehicle position maneuver and egress techniques: single to two-man movement, weapon malfunction drills and disabled shooter techniques. These tasks are taught using a visual focus and offensive mindset while encountering an active shooter in a street environment.

Equipment List:
  • Duty rifle and handgun
  • 350 rounds handgun
  • 350 rounds rifle

  • Tactical Uniform
  • Ballistic helmet
  • Knee and elbow protection
  • Eye and ear protection
  • Gloves
  • Hat
  • Flashlight w/extra batteries
  • Extra batteries for optics (if so equipped)
  • Day pack w/Hydration System
  • Snack foods such as Power Bars or Trail Mix
  • Sun block
  • Insect repellant
  • Field notebook and pencil
  • Folding Chair (optional)


  • Mike Ayala - Bio
    Michael Ayala served as a senior NCO with U.S. Army Special Operations Command (USASOC), 75th Ranger Regiment, Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC) and the Naval Special Warfare Command Tactical Liaison Officer in TRADET West Coast. He has eight combat deployments in support of the National Command Authority executing its highest level High Value Target Operations. During his time in the military he developed numerous programs that include Pistol/Carbine Accuracy, Precision Breacher, Vehicle Interdiction, Low Visibility Infiltration, and Advance Force Operations. Ayala has trained over 500 law enforcement officers and he is currently teaching, advising and mentoring U.S. Special Operations and U.S. Law Enforcement Special Operations in Tactics Techniques and Procedures (TTPs). He holds Top Secret/ Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) clearance and is ATF certified responsible person to handle explosives.