• Sep 26, 8:00 AM – Sep 30, 4:00 PM
    Hudson Rod, Gun & Archery Club, 285 Krattley Ln, Hudson, WI 54016, USA
    5-Day Course - Students will learn the fundamentals of firearms instruction. This course will provide the most effective techniques for handgun operation and instruction back at the attendee's agency.
  • Oct 03, 8:00 AM – Oct 07, 4:00 PM
    Minneapolis SOC, 4119 Dupont Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55412, USA
    5-Day Course - This course is geared towards new or existing use of force instructors. Attending officers will be certified in baton (expandable or straight), OC Spray, and handcuffing, as well as soft empty hand techniques.
  • Oct 05, 8:00 AM – Oct 07, 4:00 PM
    Hennepin Technical College, 9110 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55428, USA
    NEW 3-Day Course - This instructor level course is designed to provide a foundational knowledge of basic tactical movements for clearing buildings and other structures, as well as strategies for teaching these tactics to officers in patrol and other operational environments.
  • Oct 27, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Fridley Police Department, 7071 University Ave NE, Fridley, MN 55432, USA
    1-Day Course - Constitutional Policing for patrol operations: an exploration of the 4th and 5th amendments as they apply to the patrol officer.
  • Oct 28, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Fridley Police Department, 7071 University Ave NE, Fridley, MN 55432, USA
    1-Day Course - This course is designed specifically for law enforcement and security professionals who seek improved report writing skills.
  • Oct 31, 8:00 AM – Nov 04, 4:00 PM
    Willmar, Willmar, MN, USA
    The goal of this course is to enable an officer to effectively perform in the role of a sniper in a law enforcement special operations unit by possessing the ability to engage threats with precision rifle fire and advise unit commanders of sniper capabilities within a given mission.
  • Nov 02, 8:00 AM – Nov 04, 4:00 PM
    Hennepin Technical College, 9110 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445, USA
    3-Day - Scenario Based Training (SBT) is widely relied upon by agencies to train their officers in critical skills while enhancing their decision-making process. When done correctly, SBT can be an extremely beneficial tool.
  • Nov 07, 8:00 AM – Nov 11, 4:00 PM
    SMPSTF, 7525 Braemar Blvd, Edina, MN 55439, USA
    5-Day Course - This course will teach specific, easy-to-learn methods for two or more officers to safely control fully assaultive suspects.
  • Nov 17, 8:00 AM – Nov 18, 4:00 PM
    Hennepin Technical College, 9110 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445, USA
    NEW 2-Day Format! - This course will provide enhanced training to patrol sergeants and aspiring patrol sergeants on leadership skills and techniques needed for successful active critical incident management.
  • Dec 07, 8:00 AM – Dec 09, 4:00 PM
    Hennepin Technical College, 9110 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445, USA
    3-Day - Scenario Based Training (SBT) is widely relied upon by agencies to train their officers in critical skills while enhancing their decision-making process. When done correctly, SBT can be an extremely beneficial tool.
  • Dec 08, 8:00 AM – Dec 09, 4:00 PM
    Ramsey County Sheriff's Office, 425 Grove St, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    This course is designed as a refresher of basic to intermediate handgun skills. Our goal is to create a friendly and open environment to build, re-build or just refresh the essentials of shooting. The emphasis of this course is on shooting fundamentals, elements of shooting, and the SAFE series.
  • Dec 12, 8:00 AM – Dec 16, 4:00 PM
    Ramsey County Sheriff's Office, 425 Grove St, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    5-Day Course - This course is geared towards new or existing use of force instructors. Attending officers will be certified in baton (expandable or straight), OC Spray, and handcuffing, as well as soft empty hand techniques.
  • Dec 13, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Lino Lakes Fire Station #1, 7741 Lake Dr, Lino Lakes, MN 55014, USA
    4-Hour Course - This instructor level certification program focuses on the deployment, documentation and handling of the Crotega Repuls aerosol subject irritant. Instructor exposures are not required for certification.
  • Dec 15, 8:00 AM – Dec 16, 4:00 PM
    SMPSTF, 7525 Braemar Blvd, Edina, MN 55439, USA
    2-Day Course - This course teaches officers proven skills for overcoming size and/or strength differences through the use of simple, easy to learn techniques.
  • Jan 09, 2023, 8:00 AM – Jan 13, 2023, 4:00 PM
    Hennepin Technical College, 9110 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445, USA
    5-Day Course - This course is designed for instructors who seek intermediate to advanced skills in ground control and escape for law enforcement. Students should be physically prepared for strenuous and sustained physical activity throughout the 5-day training event.
  • Jan 14, 2023, 8:00 AM – Jan 15, 2023, 4:00 PM
    Hennepin Tech - Law Enforcement Center, 9110 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55428, USA
    2-Day Course - This instructor level course will provide the student with a comprehensive understanding of the MRDS system, associated equipment, policy/admin proposal process, MRDS specific shooter diagnostic/correction and LE specific applications.
  • Jan 18, 2023, 8:00 AM – Jan 19, 2023, 4:00 PM
    Minneapolis Police (SOC), 4119 N Dupont Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55412, USA
    2-Day Course - This course will focus primarily on leverage-based active countermeasures and self-defense by means of hard empty hand techniques.
  • Mar 13, 2023, 8:00 AM – Mar 17, 2023, 4:00 PM
    RPD & WCSO, 4001 West River Pkwy NW, Rochester, MN 55901, USA
    5-Day Course - This course is geared towards new or existing use of force instructors. Attending officers will be certified in baton (expandable or straight), OC Spray, and handcuffing, as well as soft empty hand techniques.
 
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"Best course I have attended since I can remember. I feel like this course gave me the skills to be confident in not just making contact, but confident in controlling a subject. The teaching model is also very simple to remember. Great job guys!"

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James Comings

Minnetonka Police Department SWAT

"I learned more in 3 days than 18 years in military service.  Their teaching methods are the product of practice and dedication to this art.  Rock on guys!"

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Kory Soderquiest

Sgt US Air Force Reserve

"This is the best course I’ve attended. Excellent pace and detail.  Taught techniques and how to teach those techniques. What I liked most about the training was everything. The teach backs to build confidence. The flow drills and semi-live speed grappling drills. And the final day..."

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David Fry

Apple Valley Police Department

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Instructor

Captain Chad Malmberg, USA, Ret. has over 20 years of experience in the United States Army (USA) and Minnesota Army National Guard (MNARNG). Chad is a former licensed Saint Paul Police Officer, from 2009 – 2021. During his service to the City of Saint Paul, Chad was assigned to the department's training unit for five years and served as a Saint Paul S.W.A.T. operator for more than eight years. In addition to working patrol for the majority of his law enforcement career, Chad held the position of master taser instructor, lead use of force instructor, firearms instructor, and field training officer.

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Instructor

Professor Tom Menton is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt and a 14 year law enforcement veteran. Tom has approximately a decade of patrol experience, having worked in a busy city district for the majority of his career. Tom currently works in the Training Unit, is a S.W.A.T. Operator, Use of Force Instructor, Firearms Instructor, and a Field Training Officer. 

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Instructor

Deputy Chief Troy Greene has been a licensed police officer in a large metropolitan city since 1995. He has a master’s degree from the University of St. Thomas in Police Leadership. Most recently, Troy has served as the Senior Commander of the Special Operations Unit (SOU).  SOU is responsible for the planning and coordination for large scale protests and civil unrest incidents.  Troy has served as the Incident Commander for several recent high profile civil unrest incidents for the metropolitan city that he serves.