Active Threat Solo Officer Response Rapid Deployment, Sparland, IL

Active Threat Solo Officer Response Rapid Deployment, Sparland, IL

04-05-2024 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Midland Middle School
Address: 901 Hilltop Dr, Sparland, IL 61565, USA
901 Hilltop Dr, Sparland, IL 61565, USA


Brian Fengel, Director

Phone: (309) 690-7350
Fax: (309) 690-7359
Jean Swan:

Heather Grove:

Active Threat Solo Officer Response Rapid Deployment

Instructor: Dan Glover, Jon Quast, Kevin Keen, Kyle Veech. Michael Taylor, and Kyle Durst

April 5, 2024

 8am – 4pm

 Class will meet at: Midland Middle School, 901 Hilltop Drive, Sparland, IL

Enrollment Deadline:  March 29, 2024

Course Size:  Minimum –15 Maximum – 20

Funding provided in whole or in part by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency, Illinois Homeland Security Advisory Council.

Course Objective

Rapid deployment/immediate action is the swift and immediate deployment of law enforcement resources to a life-threatening active threat situation.

Course Content

These situations require immediate action and the rapid deployment of law enforcement. Failure to act has catastrophic consequences resulting in death and/or great bodily harm to innocent people. These incidents may also necessitate the immediate and rapid deployment of personnel to contain and prevent the escape of an armed and dangerous offender, or rescue a downed officer and/or civilian.

 Simunitions Gear:  The course requires every attendee to be equipped with a converted patrol rifle and pistol that shoot marking cartridges.  No live ammunition will be permitted on the training site. MTU # 7 has a supply of SIM pistols and SIM AR15s that will be available for those that do not have their own converted weapons. MTU # 7 will provide marking rounds for the training

Each attendee is required to bring the following equipment:

Ballistic Vest

Concealed or outerwear

Hand held light

Duty Belt w/ SIM pistol – marking rounds

Police” identifying outer clothing / vest

Converted/SIM Rifle with sling that shoots marking rounds

Department Ball Cap – W / “Police”

PPE: Impact Resistant Safety Glasses / Mask / Gloves / Groin protection

Water / Sport Drinks to Maintain Hydration

Bring a bag lunch for the day.  We will be eating on-sight to minimize down time and weapon safety issue

Mobile In-Service Training Team # 7 Illinois Enforcement Training and Standards Board

MTU #7 request for certification of this course has been approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board

Meets the following mandatory training criteria: 1-hour Civil Rights, .50 hours De-Escalation Techniques with .50 hours scenario based, 1 hours Laws Concerning Stops, Searches, and Use of Force with .50 hours scenario based, 5.50 hours of Officer Safety techniques, including cover, concealment and time with 4.50 hours of scenario based. Specialized mandate 8 hours- Active Threat Response with 4.50 hours scenario based.

Active Threat Solo Officer Response Rapid Deployment, Sparland, IL