TRAINING & EVENTS

ATOA Intermediate Sniper Course – Wickenburg, AZ

Intermediate Sniper Course

Instructors:              Instructor cadre comprised of members from the ATOA Sniper SME Committee. 

Topics:                    This course is designed as an intermediate sniper course and will require the student to have completed at least a basic level sniper course. Topics will include: 100 to 1,000-yard doping, positional shooting to include support side, bullet effect on barriers, hostages, moving targets, unknown distance, snipers job in a tactical track, night shoots, multiple team drills, and more.

Requirements:        1. Rifle with scope capable of shooting one MOA or less

2. 600 rounds of rifle ammo

3. Duty gear

4. All equipment that you would deploy with on a callout

5. Gas mask

6. Handgun with 50 rounds

7. Wet weather gear                                                                                  

8. Flashlight

9. N.V.G., if available

10. Data books

11. Pens

12. Rangefinder

13. Cleaning equipment

14. Any other equipment needed

Cost:                          $600 for ATOA members, a piece of kit will be provided as part of the cost. Limited to 16 Students and no more than 2 from one agency/department.

Date & Time:            December 6-11, 2020 (day one check in by 1400, class begins 12/7)

Location:                  Wickenburg, Arizona (remote area outside of town).

Lodging:                   Instructors and students will be camping at the training site.

Registration:            Register with Jon Brambila at vicepresident@aztac.org and then payment will be accepted on our website at aztac.org under the “SHOP” tab.

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CONFERENCES

11th Annual ATOA Tactical Conference & Vendor Show – October 28-29, 2021

Location

Christ Church of the Valley
CCV 7007 W. Happy Valley Rd.
Peoria, AZ 8538

As a reminder you must be a current ATOA Member to attend this event. Go to aztac.org to renew or purchase a new membership*****MEMBERSHIP

Conference Registration is now OPEN!!!!!!!!

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2021-atoa-tactical-conference-and-cnt-competition-tickets-169860883475

Vendor Registration is now OPEN!!!!!!

https://shows.map-dynamics.com/aztoatraining2021/?register

See which Vendors have already registered and where they are located!!!!

https://homebase.map-dynamics.com/aztoatraining2021/floorplan

Host Hotel is the Drury Inn Happy Valley

https://www.druryhotels.com/bookandstay/newreservation/?groupno=2448344

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ATOA Endorsed Sniper Night Vision Course

Presented by Standing Offhand, DBA and endorsed by our ATOA Sniper SME Committee.

This is a two day course specifically for police snipers in the selection, use and tactics of clip-on NV systems.

Registration information is below. You do not need to be an ATOA member to attend this training.

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TRAINING & EVENTS

ATOA Basic Sniper Course – Show Low, AZ August 2-5, 2021

Basic Sniper Course

Instructors:  Instructor cadre comprised of members from the ATOA Sniper SME Committee.     

Topics: This basic sniper course of study covers the use of a precision rifle equipped with a telescopic sight used by officers assigned to Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) teams.  The course will cover weapon manipulation, principles of deployment and tactics.  Use of force considerations, legal issues and department  policies.  Students will demonstrate marksmanship, concealment/cover principles, identification techniques and communication skills.  This course will prepare the student for their department’s qualification and standards testing.

Requirements:       

1. Rifle with scope capable of shooting one MOA or less

2. 400 rounds of rifle ammo

3. Duty gear

4. All equipment that you would deploy with on a callout

5. Gas mask

7. Wet weather gear

8. Flashlight

10. Data books

11. Pens

12. Rangefinder

13. Cleaning equipment

14. Any other equipment needed

Cost: Training is $500 per student and limited to current ATOA members (Limited to 16 students) Students will receive a $250 Shadow Tec Field Tripod and PIG Saddle as part of the registration cost!!

Date & Time:            August 2-5, 2021

Location:                  Show Low Police Department Range Show Low, AZ

Registration:            Register with Jon Brambila at vicepresident@aztac.org or (928) 777-1918 and go to our website at aztac.org and click on the “shop” tab at the top of the page to submit payment and purchase your membership if needed.

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TRAINING & EVENTS

ATOA Sponsored – Vehicle Sniper Hide Course

VEHICLE SNIPER HIDE COURSE

MAY 14, 2021 0800 – 1800 HRS

HOSTED BY: TUCSON POLICE DEPARTMENT SWAT

TPD RANGE: 10001 S WILMOT RD, TUCSON AZ

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This tactics-based course will cover the fieldcraft involved with creating and deploying from a vehicle hide.

TOPICS COVERED:
Building an effective hide inside your vehicle Overwatch for undercover operations Overwatch for warrant service operations Hasty sniper deployment during fluid events Mobile sniper / observer platform
Hiding in plain sight
Shooting from inside your vehicle
Multiple target engagements
Live scenarios / practical application of tactics High instructor:student ratio

Instructors: Jeff Chang and Todd Bisacchi both bring a wealth of operational experience, having deployed in a sniper role in both military and law enforcement capacities. Todd and Jeff also instruct at various other sniper schools around the country.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:-  PRECISION RIFLE (ZEROED)

–  250 + ROUNDS OF AMMO

–  TRIPOD

–  SOFT SUPPORT (BAGS)

–  EYE / EAR PROTECTION (DOUBLE UP)

–  VEHICLE SUITABLE FOR DEPLOYMENT

–  **YOU WILL BE SHOOTING FROM YOUR OWN VEHICLE**

SUGGESTED:

– RANGE FINDER

– BINOCULARS

– SUPPLIES FOR YOUR HIDE BUILD-OUT WILL BE AVAILABLE DURING THE COURSE.

-FEEL FREE TO BRING ANY MATERIALS YOU WOULD LIKE TO USE.

PLEASE CALL CALL/TEXT/EMAIL WITH ANY EQUIPMENT ISSUE

REGISTRATION:
CONTACT DAVID NORMAN 480.322.9056 DAVIDNORMAN@TRUKINETICS.COM WWW.TRUKINETICS.COM

$350 PER SHOOTER DUE BY MAY 10, 2021 COURSE IS LIMITED TO 12 SHOOTERS

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