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SOLD OUT Law Enforcement Total Breaching Course

Cost: $1900
July 19, 2019 - July 26, 2019
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Duration: 8 days
Cost: $1900
Students: 8 Min – 18 Max
Restrictions: Law Enforcement Only
NOTE: This course consists of the 3 day Mechanical, Thermal & Ballistic Breaching course combined with the 5 day Explosive Handlers & Breaching course. Save money and attend both at once!

The aim of this course is to introduce or further up-skill Law Enforcement personnel in all facets of mechanical, thermal, 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 officer’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
  • Developing Standard Operating Procedures
  • Stronghold analysis
  • Breacher’s brief back format
  • Breacher’s aide memoir

Module three: Day 7-8 (Advanced Breaching)

  • Breaching report documentation using the Excel spread sheet
  • Alternate breach points such as windows, walls, and roofs
  • Cover port charges with simultaneous entries
  • Target analysis and intelligence gathering
  • Final 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)



July 19, 2019
July 26, 2019
Event Category:


Byhalia, MS