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SOLD OUT Military Total Breaching Course

Cost: $2000
August 3, 2019 - August 9, 2019
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Duration: 7 days
Cost: $2000
Students: 8 Min – 16 Max
Restrictions: Military Only
Prerequisite: Must be EOD or certified in demolition handling or explosive breaching

The aim of this course is to introduce or further up-skill Military personnel in all facets of mechanical, thermal, power tool, ballistic and explosive breaching techniques. This intense course will be broken into modules and conclude with realistic and testing scenarios. Students will be required to demonstrate their individual competencies during each facet of the course.

A strong emphasis will be placed on the operator’s ability to correctly analyze a target then determine the correct method of entry for gaining a positive breach.

On successful completion of this course, the students will possess the knowledge to correctly identify the most suitable method of entry for a given target and the skill to conduct a 100% positive breach.

Module one: Day 1-2 (Mechanical, Thermal, Power Tool and Ballistic Breaching)

  • History and theory of non-explosive methods of entry
  • Mechanical breaching of pull and push doors
  • Mechanical breaching of windows
  • Defeating barricaded doors
  • Negotiating and defeating fences and obstacles
  • Ballistic breaching
  • Thermal breaching (BROCO and Osen Hunter torches)
  • Quickie and chainsaw breaching
  • All tactics to include approach, negotiating obstacles, and actions at the breach point
  • Scenario based training

Module two: Day 3-6 (Basic Explosive Breaching)

  • History and theory of explosives and explosions
  • Explosive safety
  • Types of explosive accessories
  • Recognition of low and high explosive compounds
  • Preparation and firing of charges using shock tube initiated blasting caps
  • Response to misfires and low ordered charges
  • Critical safety issues – Calculating net explosive weight, safe stacking distance, and internal overpressure
  • Breaching report documentation
  • Breaching wood and metal doors (external and internal)
  • Breaching windows
  • Defeating barricaded doors
  • Tactical charge placement drills
  • Reacting to a misfired charge
  • Multiple breach point entries
  • Cover port wall and roof breaching
  • Fast rope procedures
  • Breacher’s brief back format
  • Breacher’s aide memoir

Module three: Day 7 (Advanced Breaching)

  • Scenario based training utilizing all methods of entry
  • Final training exercise

Equipment Requirements:

  • Long sleeve uniform
  • Nomex gloves
  • Ballistic protection – soft armor or plate carrier with plates
  • Ear protection
  • Eye Protection: Clear lens safety wrap-around style glasses
  • Helmet
  • Tactical flashlight
  • NVG’s (recommended but not mandatory)
  • Breaching Shotguns (optional)
  • Dump Pouch
  • Flash Drive up to 8GB (course breach reports, photos, videos and SOPs)

Hotel Information:

Comfort Suites
6921 Parkwood Drive
Olive Branch, MS 38654

  • TEES Gov’t Rate: $92.00 Single King / Double Queen
  • 100% Smoke Free
  • Microwave – Mini Fridge – Sitting area with double sleeper couch
  • Includes Free Hot Breakfast / Internet

Airport: Memphis International (MEM)



August 3, 2019
August 9, 2019
Event Category:


Byhalia, MS