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Advanced Weapons Deployment (16 Hours) October 4 - 5 , 2021

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Advanced Weapons Deployment

October 4 - 5 , 2021

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Youngstown Rifle Pistol Club    

The OTOA is delighted to announce another exclusive training course for police professionals, military and armed security officers interested in improving their ability to safely and effectively carry and use firearms in a dynamic environment.

This comprehensive two-day class will cover the safe and efficient deployment of pistols and rifles in and around officers, suspects, and uninvolved bystanders.

This course does NOT involve any classroom, only range time

Topics and disciplines covered

  • Safe weapons handling skills
  • Friendly fire avoidance
  • Working cover with & without partners
  • Conventional & unconventional carries and presentations
  • Threat focused sighted live fire
  • Threat recognition drills
  • Off angle of engagement
  • Efficiency in reloading
  • Movement
  • Tactical decision-making

Required Equipment – Student Supplied:

  • 400 rounds of factory rifle/carbine ammunition – NO GREEN TIP, NO STEEL CORE, NO RELOADS
  • 400 rounds of factory pistol ammunition –NO STEEL CORE, NO RELOADS
  • Duty or Individual owned rifle/carbine
  • Duty or Individual owned semi-auto pistol
  • Minimum of 3 magazines for each weapons system and the ability to carry on your body.
  • ALL Red Dots and/or LVPO zeroed BEFORE class.
  • Lubrication
  • Duty belt with holster or a concealed holster
    (Sorry - No Serpa, shoulder/ankle holsters)
  • Range appropriate attire
  • Wrap around Eye Protection
  • Ear protection (electronic preferred)
  • Baseball style hat / billed cap
  • Food / Water - No meals provided
  • Seasonal weather gear/rain gear - dress for the weather
  • Note-taking material

COST: $250

Course limited to 24 students.

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Contact OTOA Training Manager - Jim Hardman: or (937) 219-8784


Start Date 10-04-2021 8:00 am
End Date 10-05-2021 5:00 pm
Online-Registration Open 11-14-2020 7:00 am
Capacity 24
Registered 2
Open Seats Remaining 22
Last Day to Register 10-04-2021 8:00 am
Individual Price $250.00
Speaker OTOA Red Team Training Team
Number Hours 8
Location Youngstown Rifle Pistol Club
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