2015 SWAT school schedule

The CSPD Tactical Enforcement Unit will be conducting it's annual SWAT school in June 2015. The date for this class will be June 8th-12th. Registration for the class is now open. 

The school is open to currently employed Law Enforcement Officers in either Federal, State, County, City, or Active Duty Military agencies. The class size is limited so registration is on a first come basis.

Date: June 8th-12th, 2015
Location: Colorado Springs

Class Size: 48 students
Cost: $350/student 

Total for the week: $350/student

Each day will consist of classroom instruction in the morning, with the remaining of the day dedicated to practical exercises and one day of live fire at the CSPD range.

The following topics are covered during the 40 hour class:

  • High Risk Warrant Planning/Execution
  • Critical Incidents and Deployments
  • Room Clearing Techniques
  • Team Movements
  • Breaching Techniques
  • Containment
  • Vehicle Take Downs
  • Bus Assaults
  • Snipers Role in Tactical Operations
  • Barricaded Suspects/Hostage Situations
  • Use of Diversionary Devices/Chemicals
  • Dealing with Active Aggressors
  • Officer/Citizen Rescues
  • TEMS Intergration

Practical Exercises Include:

  • Stealth Movements
  • Vehicle Take Downs
  • Tubular Assaults
  • Hostage Rescue
  • Room Clearing Techniques
  • Officer/Citizen Rescues
  • Warrant Service
  • SWAT Call Scenario
  • Tactical Equipment selection/use

EQUIPMENT YOU WILL NEED: (Be prepared for inclement weather)

  • BDU's or Tactical Uniform
  • Boots
  • Eye/Ear Protection
  • Subgun or .223 (if available)
  • Gunbelt
  • Duty Handgun
  • Tactical/Ballistic Vest
  • Helmet
  • 500 Rds of Handgun Ammo
  • 300 Rds of Subgun or 223 Ammo

** Department ID will be required at registration.

Questions? Want to register?

Contact Officer Andy Leeper (719) 444-3140 or Bill Wingert (719) 444-7761.

You can also print the 2014 Registration Form , complete the information and:

Mail (With Check Payable To CSPD/TEU)
To: Colorado Springs Police Department Central Division-TEU 
705 South Nevada Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO. 80903

Fax (With P.O.#) Attention: TEU (719) 578-6852