S.W.A.T. Readiness Course

So you’re ready to apply for a position on a Tactical/SWAT Team? Get a head start on the competition with a comprehensive course that involves more than just shooting. Officers will get indoctrinated into the SWAT mission, required skills, and operator mindset. Teams only want the best, so prepare for it!

Enroll in this course and get 20% off any trauma kits or tourniquets!


Date: Friday, 21 September

Location: San Jose, CA

Hours: 9-4pm

Prerequisite: L.E. & MIL only. Tuition $225




•    SWAT physical requirements

•    Current gear/weapon trends

•    Team shooting & shield work

•    Current room clearing techniques

•    Flash bang use and deployment techniques

•    SWAT carbine and pistol qualification courses

•    Team structure, chemical agents, breaching

•    TCCC (Tactical Combat Casualty Care) considerations

•    Mock panel interview





  • Functional AR-15 platform weapon of choice
  • 3 or more magazines
  • 600 rounds of ammo (provided by student)
  • Semi-auto pistol of choice, with holster (no IWB)
  • 400 rounds of pistol ammo (provided by student)
  • Note pad, pen, sharpie
  • Ear protection (electronic preferred)/ eye protection
  • Quality belt to support your gear
  • Magazine pouches, trauma kit, tourniquet
  • Gas mask if available
  • Tools, cleaning kit, and lubricant for your carbine
  • Seasonally appropriate clothing for strenuous activity
  • PT gear
  • Canteen, camelback, etc
  • Gloves (required) and knee pads (recommended)
  • Pack a lunch and snacks
  • Good attitude and an open mind