Specialist Firearms and Search

Specialist Firearms and Search

 New Century offers the only endorsed firearms training in Europe that concentrates on weapon handling and marksmanship.  Specialist search and awareness training are also offered to increase the capability of both law enforcement and military elements.

Subject:  Armed Response Levels 1-3

Duration: 20 Days

 Instructor Ratio: 1:6

Outline

This course is designed as a SWAT team type event for both hostile and pliable environments.  Central to course objectives are use of force and protection of life.  The tiered approach introduces associated skill areas, such as close protection of high risk VIPs, sustained operations, aerial deployment, rope techniques and sky marshalling.

 

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Subject: Pistol and Rifle Proficiency

   Duration: Days

 Instructor Ratio: 1:6

Outline

This course concentrates on the safe use of firearms whilst implementing domestic rules for the use of force and rules of engagement which help to protect both the public and the firearms officer.   The firearms officer will be proficient in all fire positions utilizing the best marksmanship principles.  The course is endorsed as a formal qualification meeting international standards for the use of firearms.

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Subject: Specialist Sniper Tactics

   Duration: 15 Days 

 Instructor Ratio: 1:3

Outline

The sniper course is designed to provide students with a practical understanding of the effective use of sniper tactics to control an elevated situation, where only the use of firearms can assure public safety.  The course includes instruction on the command and control of snipers.

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Subject: Search Levels 1-3

   Duration: Days 

 Instructor Ratio: 1:6

Outline

This course is designed to cover all search methodologies and techniques for buildings, vehicles and persons for evidential purposes.   It ensures that procedures are in place for the authorisation of the search to take place, including the planning and recording processes.  

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Subject: Improvised Explosive Device (IED) Awareness

 Duration:Days

 Instructor Ratio: 1:12

Outline

A specialised course providing students with an awareness of IEDs.  This is essential when working in a environment where IEDs pose a threat.

 

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