Courses Calendar

May
30
Sat
Tactical Response against Active Shooter, May 30, 2020
May 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Tactical Response against Active Shooter

SOLD OUT

Due to numerous requests, this course is geared toward individuals or groups who are involved in the protection of Church congregations.  Spend some time with us at our facility learning important aspects of deploying a weapon in a crowded environment.  Learn and practice immediate action drills as well as fundamental drills to prepare you for that worse case situation.  Not only will we cover aspects of lethal force, but also life saving emergency medical actions that have been proven to save lives.

 

You may already have a security plan but without the life saving skills to back it up, your plan is not effective.   There is no quick fix rapid training program to get you into condition to deal with these types of aggression.  It is your responsibility to seek out and develop the proper skill if you choose to be involved in a protection plan. There are many so called “experts” but at WeaponsAcademy you will learn from the best!

 

IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT YOU TAKE TACTICAL PISTOL, 1ST PROGRESSION PRIOR.  CONTACT US FOR CHURCH PROTECTOR DISCOUNT!

TOPICS
  • Firearms Safety
  • Current Law and Security Regulations
  • Basics and Fundamentals
  • Master Key Positions
  • Holster Presentation from Concealment
  • Combat/Tactical Reloading
  • Various Shooting Positions Unique to Protection/Environment
  • Body Cover Drills
  • Emergency Tourniquet Application
  • Massive Bleeding Control
  • Much More….
EQUIPMENT
  • Quality Pistol
  • Quality Holster
  • 3 Magazines recommended
  • 300 pistol rds
  • Concealment Outer Jacket
  • Eye/Ear Protection
  • Lunch/Snacks/Water for 8 – 10 hour training event
WE HAVE LOANER WEAPONS AND EQUIPMENT IF NEEDED! ( For Rent $25.oo)
 
Cost:  $125.00  /   $95.00 if recommended by your Church.

Course Registration

Jun
3
Wed
VEHICLE SITUATIONS AND TACTICS 1P, June 3rd, 2020
Jun 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

VEHICLE SITUATIONS AND TACTICS 1P

THIS CLASS IS FULL

$149.00     8-10 Hours

Limited to 12 Students

A good portion of our lives are spent in and around vehicles.  This amount of time increases the odds that you will be either in or around a vehicle when something goes bad.  Learning how to defend yourself or your family during a vehicle situation is essential.  In this course you will learn how to shoot around and from, both moving and stationary vehicles.  These drills are proven to be effective in the worst possible situations and now I am offering this valuable knowledge and training to you.  You have the option of training with pistol only or pistol/rifle combined training.

You will train with actual working vehicles in this course, not props or junk inoperable vehicles!

Vehicle Situations and Tactics is an intense course offered to serious persons desiring to learn to be better prepared for these worse case situations that we see all too often.  These techniques can be practiced alone but I do recommend training with a partner and taking this class with that same partner.  I will get into that more when I see you for training!

  • Use of Vehicle Cover, Myths and Facts
  • Exterior Vehicle Shooting Positions
  • Interior Vehicle Shooting Positions
  • Counter Attack and Ambush
  • Firing on the Move
  • Vehicle to Hard Point Movement
  • Hard Point to Vehicle Movement
  • Small Class size for personalized attention!

 

Required Equipment:

  • Service Caliber Handgun
  • Optional Tactical Rifle or Sub-gun
  • Quality Holster
  • Quality Magazine Pouch
  • 400 Rounds or 200/200 if Rifle is desired
  • 3 Magazines
  • Eye and Ear Protection
  • Food and Water for the Day
  • Everyday Carry Gear or Tactical Gear
  • Any equipment desired for training, vehicle conducive of course….

Course Registration

Jun
13
Sat
Emergency Casualty Care Under Fire Course, June 13/2020
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Emergency Casualty Care Under Fire Course, June 13/2020

Emergency Casualty Care Under Fire Course

One Day  $135.oo

Max  8  Students

Special Price for Teachers/Faculty $95.oo

This dynamic class combines Emergency Casualty Care training with disabled/disadvantage shooting positions.  The course is open to all experienced practitioners.  Tac Pistol 1P or similar course preferred prior to enrollment.

Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) is the civilian evolution and application of the military Tactical Combat Casualty Care guidelines (TCCC). Military units that have trained all of their members in TCCC have documented the lowest incidence of preventable deaths among their casualties in the history of modern warfare. TCCC-based pre-hospital trauma training is now becoming widespread in the US civilian sector as well. TECC is the civilian evolution and application of the military TCCC guidelines. Overall, the principles of TECC are not difficult to teach – the actual medical interventions such as pressure dressings and tourniquets are now commonplace for everyday trauma. What is unique about high threat medical principles is less about what is done medically and more about when it is done, what injuries on focused on, and what can be excluded.

Although the word ‘tactical’ in common use implies law enforcement associated operations, every first responder utilizes ‘tactics’ on every call every day. The word tactical refers to the operational decisions that are made during response.  Every one of these operational decisions has an effect on medical care and the competing priorities of operations and medical care need to be considered in real time. TECC allows you to do just this.

 

TECC has applications for ALL high risk operations, where there is a real and on-going risk to both the patient and provider. Examples of high risk operations include, but are not limited to:

  • Active shooter response
  • Wilderness medicine
  • Confined space, rope and other technical rescue operations
  • Law enforcement ‘officer down’ response
  • SWAT medical support
  • Response to explosive mass casualty
  • All other mass casualty response

As situations both local and abroad become more intense, Operators must how to conduct various weapons drills such as loading, combat reloading, clearing malfunctions with either hand, independent of the other hand.  In this course you will link the newly learned TECC skills with disabled/disadvantage shooting situations to prepare for the worse.  We will put you “in the fight” and teach you to work through various life or death situations.

 

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:

  • Pistol, duty belt with three magazines, 100 rds
  • Duty or Tactical gear, vest, chest rig or go bag, as required for every day carry
  • Food and water for two training days, BRING LUNCH!
  • Medical equipment provided for training but feel free to bring your IFAK or trauma kit

One Day  $135.oo

Special Price for Teachers/Faculty $95.oo


Course Registration

 

Jun
15
Mon
Patrol Rifle Course, June 15th -16th  / 2020
Jun 15 – Jun 16 all-day
Patrol Rifle Course, June 15th -16th  / 2020

Patrol Rifle Course

The Patrol Rifle Course is designed specifically for Peace Officers desiring to deploy or carry the AR15 or similar style weapon in the performance of their duties.

This course includes an informative theory session followed by a progression of live fire drills covering essential fundamentals and skills needed to deal with increasing threats we may encounter. Students will complete a TCOLE qualification and upon returning to your agency, will be fully qualified to carry.

Today Law Enforcement Officers are seeing an increase in violence being directed at law enforcement by illegal groups and criminals that are pouring into and operating in the United States. These groups have tactical training and equipment that we have seldom had to deal with in the past and they are actively looking to engage and defeat law enforcement.

The Patrol Rifle Course #3322 will teach theory as well as practical application in the form of live fire drills that will get you up to speed on the attack/ambush and other violence methodology that has arrived on our door step.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be in an elite group of LE who have learned and understand how to effectively battle this increasing threat, in other words, you will better know your threat and will better be equipped to confront it.

Some topic covered are:

  • Understanding the weapon system and accessories available
  • Ballistics and Battle Field Zero
  • Standard and Un-orthodox shooting positions
  • Static and Dynamic Range Drills
  • 2 Man drills
  • Firing from and around vehicles
  • Close and long range contact
  • Disadvantage Positions

TCOLE Qualification course

Required Equipment:

  • Patrol Rifle
  • Tactical Sling
  • Optic (optional)
  • 3 Magazines
  • 600 Rounds Ammunition
  • Magazine Pouch, Chest Rig or Tac Vest
  • Duty Pistol
  • Duty Belt or similar rig
  • 3 Magazines
  • 100 Rounds Ammunition
  • Drinking Water
  • Lunch/Snacks

This course will be taught by Tim Bulot. Tim has 25 Years experience as a Police Officer in Texas plus 8 years with the Department of State’s Mobil Anti-terrorism Teams. Tim was a team leader and later promoted to Sub-Director of the Anti Kidnapping Initiative in Colombia, South America. Tim completed 7 full tours in Colombia leading a MATT Team, plus time in Afghanistan, Bosnia, Yugoslavia, and numerous other Latin countries. Tim’s vast experience both in country and overseas gives him a real-world approach to his teachings and also a thorough understanding of today’s ever increasing threats.

 

REVIEWS

“The best patrol rifle course I’ve attended in my career. Very informative and builds muscle memory.”

“Tim and crew did an outstanding job teaching this course.  Being new to this AR I quickly learned  the mechanics with their help, the safety they implement while doing this course is top notch.  I highly recommended this course”.

“Awesome instructor and he’s very well knowledgeable of his training. Demonstrated knowledge of the weapon system at a high level.”

 

Presented by:

STRATEGIC WEAPONS ACADEMY OF TEXAS and NAVARRO COLLEGE POLICE ACADEMY  This Course meets the 16 hour course #3322 objectives outlined by TCOLE

Cost: $149.00


Course Registration

 

 

Jun
20
Sat
Tac Pistol 1P Course, June 20/ 2020
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tac Pistol 1P Course, June 20/ 2020

Tac Pistol 1P Course

This one-day course takes you through the “1st Progression”, a series of drills and exercises safely taught in the “Ideal Situation Phase”.  In this phase you will develop the foundation of a competent defensive shooter, safely and effectively operating your handgun.  Upon completion you must demonstrate a proficiency evaluation and demonstrate a series of linked exercises based on the material taught in the 1st Progression.  New shooters will graduate with understanding and ability to deploy the handgun in defensive situations, experienced shooters will improve their existing skill and acquire new knowledge and perspective.

Tim Bulot is an instructor with 30 years of Police experience, many of these years working overseas for the U.S. State Departments Anti-Terrorism Team.  Tim was the Deputy Program Manager of the DOS Anti-kidnap Initiative, which required that he live and operate in a high-risk foreign environment for many years. Don’t pass on this opportunity to learn from one of the most experienced instructors available.

 

This course is available to law enforcement, security teams, civilian groups, families, or private individuals.  Please contact us for details.

 

We start at 10:00 am, please be there at 9:45.

 

Required Equipment:

  • Service caliber Handgun
  • Quality Holster
  • Quality Magazine Pouch
  • 250 Rounds
  • 3 Magazines
  • Eye and Ear Protection
  • Food and Water for the Day

 

Questions?  Contact us:   tbulot@weaponsacademy.com
“If you ever thought about improving your tactical awareness, your shooting skills, or anything of the like, you really need to check this place out, top notch training with so many many real-life class options.”
“I simply don’t have enough good things to say about SWAT academy. If you have any interest in learning about fighting with a firearm, from someone who’s been there- give these people a call!”

COST $110.00  / $99.00 CASH

TEACHERS  $75.oo

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Max  8  Students

SPECIAL PRICE FOR TEACHERS/FACULTY  $75.00


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Sep
3
Thu
High Risk Patrol Tactics Course, September 3 – 4 /2020
Sep 3 – Sep 4 all-day
High Risk Patrol Tactics Course, September 3 - 4 /2020

High Risk Patrol Tactics Course

“Tactical training for street officers”

COST $189.00 

Officers are being ambushed at an increasing rate while responding to routine calls. The time is now upon us , ALL Officers who respond to Calls for Service MUST be tactically trained. The HIGH RISK PATROL TACTICS Course is our newest course designed just for this reason. I’ve compiled the best of my 30 plus years into this 20 hour course with the intention of teaching the Officer as much tactical information possible over two days. These are not watered down active shooter only tactics based around a single situation. The tactics taught in this course apply to any and ALL situations Officers face, rural or urban environments. At $189.00 you will not find a better package taught by a more experienced instructor. Some of the topics taught include:

  • How to Properly Set Up a Plate Carrier
  • Understanding Categories of Attack
  • Important Survival Considerations
  • Aspects of Stress Response
  • Close Range Encounters, Live Fire with Pistol and Rifle
  • Firing from Disabled and Disadvantage Positions
  • Individual and Small Team Movement (1-3 Officers)
  • Exterior Movement, Vehicle to Hard Cover
  • Exterior Movement, Hard cover to Vehicle
  • Interior Movement, Live Fire Shoot House, 1, 2 and 3 man Tactics
  • Vehicle Hard Points, Long Range Encounters
  • The Approach and Contact Phases of the CFS
  • Vehicle Approach on High Risk Calls
  • Vehicle and Officer Down Scenarios
  • Equipment and Vehicle Usage
  • Training/Working in Daylight and in Darkness

Much More……

I have always taught and to this day believe it is on the individual Officer to see to it that they have the best training possible. Most Departments are overwhelmed and burdened with scheduling and providing the many mandated course required these days. NONE of these have anything to do with Officer survival. It is for this reason that I keep my price VERY REASONABLY and anyone who has taken one of my course will tell you that I give you my 100%, every course I teach! You will work hard in this class any you will leave with fresh knowledge and more familiar with tactics that you will be able to employ on your very next shift, should the need arise. We all want to go home every day to our families I have committed myself to training as many Officers as possible so that we all go home!

LIST OF REQUIREMENTS

  • (Optional)  Plate carrier/Swat gear/Chest rig
  • Duty belt and holster
  • Duty pistol, 3 magazines, 400 rounds
  • Duty Rifle, 3 magazines, 400 rounds
  • Weapon mountable lights
  • Handheld light
  • Mag pouches for rifle/pistol
  • Tac sling for rifle
  • Eye/ear protection
  • Food and water for long range days
  • Duty ballistic vest (if not using plate carrier)

Supported by:  NAVARRO COLLEGE POLICE ACADEMY  – 20 Hrs TCOLE Credit

 


Course Registration

 

 

Sep
23
Wed
TACTICAL MEDICAL ESSENTIALS COURSE – SEP 23th – 25th, 2020
Sep 23 – Sep 25 all-day
TACTICAL MEDICAL ESSENTIALS COURSE – SEP 23th - 25th, 2020

Duration: 3 days
Cost: $850 (Includes TEES completion certificate and a certification from the National Association of EMT’s (NAEMT) in TCCC )
Students: 18 Maximum
Restrictions: Law Enforcement, Military or Government Agencies

ENROLL ONLINE

TME is a 3 day course designed to teach the operator the concepts of tactical medicine using the proven evidence based curriculum of Tactical Combat Casualty Care and how to apply them in real life operations and/or training.

Students will learn the fundamentals to TCCC and spend significant time practicing these concepts in simulated drills mimicking real life scenarios. During this course, the operator will acquire the necessary skills to apply tactical, combat proven medicine in support of their unit’s mission.

Course content includes:
Evidence based trauma skills learned from years of research and real world experience including:

  • Care under fire (CUF)
  • Tactical field care
  • Patient packaging and movement
  • Integration with evacuation / transportation units
  • Bleeding control
  • Airway management
  • Chest / abdominal wound management
  • Basic wound care
  • Patient assessment and documentation
  • Self aid / buddy aid
  • Planning, briefing and communication

On successful completion of this course, the student will possess the necessary skills to safely and confidently employ TACMED solutions in support of special operation missions.

Equipment Requirements:

  • Ear protection
  • Protective eyewear
  • Range training uniform (long sleeves)
  • Gloves
  • Tactical gear (plate carrier, gun belt, helmet)
  • Handgun or carbine (both if possible) – no ammo is required for this course
  • Individual First Aid Kit (IFAK’s) if available
  • Weather appropriate clothing

All medical training equipment and course materials will be provided as well as firearm simulations.

Hotel Information:

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
601 N Sonoma Trail
Ennis, TX 75119
Ph: (972) 872-2829

  • Gov’t Rate ranges from $89-$99 plus tax
  • Business center
  • Free hot breakfast and Internet
  • Pool / Gym
  • Numerous restaurants close by
  • 10 miles from facility

Airport: Dallas / Fort Worth International / Dallas Love