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SWAT Command Decision-Making and Leadership I
This course is also offered ONLINE.

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.
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IndividualFire/EMSRetiredAssociateAgencyNon-Member Sworn LE
Upcoming Scheduled Course
Course NumberCourse Start DateDeadlineFeesLocationInstructorRegister
202322004/17/20233/31/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Cape May Court House, NJHancock, Shawn
202311804/3/20234/2/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Westport, CTBrambila, Jon
202329905/1/20234/7/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Lawrence, IN
202314305/1/20234/14/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Prescott, AZHancock, Shawn
202302005/8/20234/15/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Milwaukee, WIKester, Don
202320005/22/20234/24/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Grayling, MISchaeffer, Rod
202328606/5/20235/5/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
McKinney, TXSelleg, Jeff
202319206/12/20235/12/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
South Jordan, UTHancock, Shawn
202315106/26/20235/26/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Bristol, TNBranyon, Bart
202322906/26/20235/29/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Westerly, RIHancock, Shawn
202320807/24/20236/26/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
San Marcos, TXHancock, Shawn
202334807/31/20236/26/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Manassas, VAMcDuffie, Ralph
202332508/7/20237/7/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
North Haven, CTBranyon, Bart
202337008/14/20237/14/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Henderson, NVYoung, Bill
202327608/21/20237/14/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Webb City, MOBranyon, Bart
202338909/11/20238/11/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Revere, MABrambila, Jon
202329509/18/20238/18/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Garner, NCYoung, Bill
2023311010/16/20239/15/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Wayne, NJHancock, Shawn
2023035011/13/202310/13/2023Non-Mem: $765.00
Members: $710.00
Lafayette, INSchaeffer, Rod
2023343012/4/202311/3/2023Members: $710.00
Non-Mem: $765.00
Rio Rancho, NMYoung, Bill

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