SWAT - Intermediate

Course Hours: 43.0 Hours

Course Description

Designed for those officers who have completed basic SWAT training, this training has been developed to further enhance the operator's skill set. In an effort to further bolster the capabilities and confidence of the operator, they will receive training in specialized areas such as high risk warrant service, officer and civilian rescue, the use of vehicles in tactical situations, and development of after action reports.


Must be a Certified or Sworn Law Enforcement who has completed Basic SWAT or its equivalent. On the first day of class, officers will be required to produce a letter from the agency confirming their assignment to a departmental S.R.T., S.W.A.T., or Tactical team.  Additionally, officers will be required to pass the Georgia Semi-Automatic Rifle Qualification Course with a minimum score of 90% on the first morning. The test will be scored using 10s and 5s.

Who Should Attend

Law Enforcement Officers assigned to a S.R.T., S.W.A.T., or Tactical team

Special Notes

The training is physical; therefore, those attending should be in good physical condition. Officers should bring with them all clothing and equipment they would have with them during a SWAT operation.This would include handguns, sub-machine gun or rifle, entry body armor, helmet, ballistic shield, entry tools, flashlights, communications equipment, and chemical agent mask, as well as athletic shoes for physical training, is required. On Thursday of this class there will be a 24 hour operation in which students should bring their own snacks and hydration. The class will end on the following Friday afternoon, approximately 1330 hours at the completion of the course debriefing.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
06/05/2023 06/09/2023 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
02/05/2024 02/09/2024 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
07/08/2024 07/12/2024 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon