17. August 2020 - 5:00
Sig Sauer Academy, Epping
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2020 CAST 6, Counter Ambush Skills & Tactics, Sig Sauer Academy NH | Monday, 17. August 2020

Counter Ambush Skills & Tactics (CAST)


ABSTRACT


This advanced fast-paced, dynamic & highly interactive two-day course specifically designed for the officer on the street who requires enhanced knowledge of skills and tactics to mitigate an ambush assault situations. It provides in detail aspects of the ambush assault, situation & confrontation awareness, combining relevant skills and tactics. Additionally, this course is designed to provide a solid understanding of dynamic movement, team/individual tactics, vehicle-based tactics, and force application. Students will also learn acceptable and legally defendable methods of subject control, use of force, and weapons manipulation. Practical application exercises are combined with stimulus/response conditioning principals and the development of a winning mindset.


Students failing to meet and maintain our safety requirements and/or who cannot meet and immediately demonstrate the minimum skills required for the specific class may be removed from training. Please ensure you have read through the class description and fully understand our prerequisites before registering.


PREREQUISITES


Currently, this course is restricted to law enforcement, military and security personnel ONLY. Individuals who are involved in the training of law enforcement, military and security personnel are eligible to attend


This IS NOT a basic shooting program, students failing to meet and maintain our safety requirements and/or who cannot meet and immediately demonstrate the minimum skills required for the specific program may be removed from training. Please ensure you have read through the class description and fully understand our prerequisites before registering.


OVERVIEW




Mindset Development (Train to Win™)




Tactical weapons handling and safety




Anatomy of an ambush




Officer & Assailant profiles




Types of ambushes




Force on Force / Simulation-based training (use of marking cartridges)




Unconventional shooting position techniques




Techniques in stimulus/response training




Multiple shot/threat engagement techniques




Close quarters techniques




Movement techniques




Cover and concealment




Vehicle borne techniques




Individual & two-man team tactics




Communication skills




EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS




Handgun with Min.of three magazines (REQUIRED)




800 rounds of ammunition for the handgun




Eye protection




Hearing protection




Ballcap or other billed caps




Gloves (recommended, not required)




Knee pads (recommended, not required)




Elbow pads (recommended, not required)




Leather/nylon gear for handgun




Cold and/or wet weather clothing (if applicable)




Water




This Program is Eligible for CLEE Credit Hours for MPOETC Certified Officers


This Program has an active FORCE on FORCE scenario portion involving the use of Simunitions or UTM marking cartridges. Students should come prepared to participate in FORCE on FORCE training.