Ballistic Shield Operator

Course Hours: 24.0 Hours

Course Description

This course is designed for officers who have been recently assigned a ballistic shield or who has one available during the course of their duties. During this course of instruction, the officer will become familiar with the ballistic shield along with its capabilities and its shortcomings. Officers will develop skills on building entries and room clearing techniques with the ballistic shield, fighting from behind the ballistic shield with a handgun, team movement exercises, and force on force practical exercises using the ballistic shield. 

Prerequisites

Must be Certified and  Sworn Law Enforcement. Officers must provide a ballistic shield for the class.

Who Should Attend

Law Enforcement Officers who have been assigned a ballistic shield or have one available during the course of their duties.

Special Notes

Officers should bring a ballistic shield with them for the class, and all appropriate call out or duty gear, to include knee and elbow pads.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
01/24/2022 01/26/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
03/28/2022 03/30/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/24/2022 10/26/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/14/2022 11/16/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon