Patrol Rifle Course, February 13th -14th / 2020
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
- 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
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.
“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.”
STRATEGIC WEAPONS ACADEMY OF TEXAS and NAVARRO COLLEGE POLICE ACADEMY This Course meets the 16 hour course #3322 objectives outlined by TCOLE