BALLISTIC SHIELD OPERATOR COURSE (LE Only) Aug 15th, 2022
BALLISTIC SHIELD OPERATOR COURSE (LE Only) Aug 15th, 2022
BALLISTIC SHIELD OPERATOR COURSE (LE Only) Aug 15th, 2022

BALLISTIC SHIELD OPERATOR COURSE (LE Only) Aug 15th, 2022

Regular price
$260.00
Sale price
$260.00

The ballistic shield is a common, and often underutilized, piece of law enforcement equipment. This course covers ballistic capabilities of shields, shield types, shooting techniques, and deployment techniques. You will leave this course with a greatly improved understanding of shield benefits and capabilities. 

Prerequisite: LE Only

Tuition: $260

Location: Hosted by Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office 

Date & Time: August 15th, 2022. 8am-5pm 

Topics:

  • Ballistic shield armor ratings, capabilities 
  • Shield types/sizes/shapes
  • Shooting techniques
  • Search techniques
  • Shield deployment
  • Tactical considerations 

 Hardware/Equipment:

  • Semi-auto pistol of choice, 3 or more magazines
  • Patrol rifle (if available), 2 or more magazines
  • Duty/Tactical gear with holster and magazine pouches
  • A functional shield from your agency (if available)
  • 500 rounds of pistol, 300 rounds of rifle ammunition (provided by student)
  • Note pad, pen, sharpie
  • Ear protection (electronic preferred)
  • Clear eye protection
  • Simmunition face mask, gloves, neck/groin protection. Long sleeve top. 
  • Tools, cleaning kit, and lubricant for your pistol
  • Seasonally appropriate clothing for moderate activity