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2013 SWAT Competition

The 2013 TTPOA SWAT Competition will return to Houston, October 24th through the 27th.

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Hostage Rescue

Date: 3/25/2013-3/27/2013
TTPOA Member Tuition: $300.00
Non-TTPOA Member Tuition: $350.00
Location: Dallas, Region 7 Instructor(s): Dallas SWAT
Contact Info: Dan Colasanto, 972 205-2024
Course Details:

TTPOA Region 7 along with Dallas PD SWAT will be hosting a Hostage Rescue class on March 25-27, 2013 The training cadre will consist of members of the Dallas PD SWAT team. The Dallas SWAT team instructor cadre will instruct this class utilizing updated and proven tactics and techniques. Debriefs will enhance the learning aspect for the student. 

Course will begin March 25th @ 0800 at the Dallas Police Range located at 3200 Mountain Creek Pkwy Dallas, Tx. 75236.


Course Topics:
This class will define the "structure or stronghold" Hostage Rescue and it's components. Approach, coordination, equipment considerations, team makeup, multiple entry techniques / tactics and shooting skills applicable to the each venue.  Shoothouse training followed by shoothouse scenarios and outside venue training. A final scenario to test student skills will conclude the 3 day course.
Students must be certified peace officers or active military personnel, in good standing with their agency. Students must be able to provide agency ID on the first day of class.
Required Equipment

All tactical gear (callout ready)

Sims protective equipment

300 rifle 100 pistol rounds

Payment Instructions/Host Hotel Information:
The fee for the course is $300 for TTPOA members and $350 for non-members.  Registration must be done on-line at http://www.ttpoa.org/  (Training Calendar). Payment should be made to TTPOA.  Credit card payment is strongly recommended.  Payments(checks)should be mailed to: Dan Colasanto, 1891 Forest Lane, Garland, Texas 75042. Inquiries regarding the course, payment or other questions can be directed to Colasant@garlandtx.gov or 972 205-2024.   All fees are due byMarch 18, 2013.  There will be no refunds for cancellations after that date.

Any questions regarding the class please call Christian D'Alesandro at 214-476-7928.

Hilton Garden Inn
 900 N Main St 
  Duncanville, Texas 

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