(CDRC) Civil Disturbance/Riot Control Course
This course was designed using tactics compiled from various Law Enforcement Special Operations units specializing in crowd control and riot situations. This course took into consideration current trends and tactics of both passive and violent protesters/ rioters currently being encountered nationwide. Topics include but are not limited to; Crowd psychology, command and control, mobile field force formations, mass arrest, passive resistors, chemical agent deployment, supervisors role during formations, and use of Police K9 units within the formation. In the event of an entire departmental team attending, the course can be customized to fit the needs and capabilities of that specific agency. Also all students will receive an operators certification in the FN Herstal 303 Less Lethal Launcher that may be entered into their training file.
Prerequisites: Active Duty LEO
Additional Required Equipment: Students should bring Department issued riot gear (Riot shields, helmets, batons, gas masks, chest protectors, shin guards, less-lethal launchers, etc.). Train like you fight! Department uniform or BDU style training uniforms. These are minimum requirements, students may bring any additional equipment they wish.