Tactical Training for Police

Law Enforcement Tactical Training

Expert training for law enforcement agencies.

Tactical Training Programs for Police

Nemesis Protection Global LLC provides premium, comprehensive, and bespoke training programs built on viable, contemporary, and task-based strategies. Techniques are situation-tested, no-nonsense, and efficient. Each course can be provided for entry-level personnel up to more experienced operators. Even though we have determined the duration/syllabus of each course, it can be rearranged in accordance with your requests. For more info about Tactical Training Programs for Law Enforcement, contact us.

SWAT Tactics

The 5-day tactical training is designed to train members of Police S.W.A.T. and Special Operations Tactical Units to conduct armed tactical operations in urban environments—ranging from counter-terrorism operations to hostage rescue interventions to hijacking situations.

  • SWAT team drills and close-quarters combat concepts;

  • Police close-quarters battle planning and execution;

  • Room, hallway, and stairway clearing;

  • Mechanical breaching; breach point procedures;

  • Barricade subject operations; stealth movement and search techniques;

  • Cover fire and bounding tactics: multiple entries and multiple targets;

  • Tactical weapon transaction drills; live-fire shooting scenario;

  • Hostage rescue scenario; extraction and evacuation drills;

  • Force-On-Force Training.

Counter-Ambush Tactics

Counter-ambush tactical training is a 3-day comprehensive course designed to provide police units with tactics to defeat ambush-style attacks. Candidates will practice dry, live-fire, and force-on-target movements, combining rifles and pistols.

  • Common methods of attack; react to contact/gunfire;

  • Solo and pair drills; break contact/cover down;

  • Counter-Ambush Tactics; react to a far ambush/sniper (counter-sniper);

  • React to an explosive ambush; shooting through glass barriers and door panels;

  • Close quarter battle drills from inside/outside a vehicle; multiple target engagement;

  • Utilizing a vehicle as a barricade; using the engine block and tires for cover.

Ballistic Shield Operator

This intensive 3-day tactical training provides police members with the techniques and skills required for operating with a ballistic shield; the program is customizable to meet the needs of your organization; it complies with your existing SOPs and Use of Force Policies.

  • Tactical weapon handling and cover drills;

  • Ballistic shield room entry techniques; team concept;

  • Doorways, hallway, staircases, and low-light environment clearing techniques;

  • Officer-Down Scenarios; live-fire shield exercises;

  • Force-On-Force Training.


The Designated Defensive Marksman course is a 3-day sniper training designed to teach police members how to engage targets from distances up to 250 m and be as effective as S.W.A.T. sniper units. Police patrol is equipped with standard patrol rifles that don't have the ballistic capability to counter the sniper ambush; however, in a critical moment when there is not enough time to wait for a sniper team, police patrol must react.

  • Weapon systems and optics; ballistics and zeroing;

  • Scope adjustments; weapon system integration and manipulation;

  • Conventional and unconventional shooting positions; basic range estimation.


The Counter Assault Team course is a 5-day tactical training created to develop the skills of a quick reactionary force, broadening the knowledge of law enforcement units so that they can protect each other and work in a highly disciplined team.

  • Prepare teams to work as a Quick Reaction Force (QRF); police Close Quarter Battle (CQB);

  • The mindset preparation before the battle;

  • Shooting from a distance; tactical firearm transition (handguns and rifles);

  • Vehicle engagement drills (vehicle close-quarters combat);

  • Evacuation and extraction; hostage situations. 

Tactics for Undercover Agents

This 3-day course equips undercover agents and surveillance teams of police with tactical skills to respond to emergencies. Doing undercover work is challenging and dangerous, undercover agents can face life-threatening situations while deployed on a sensitive mission; the course prepares undercover police officers and surveillance teams to be more effective on the ground.

  • Room clearing; vehicle takedown scenario (vehicle engagement tactics);

  • Hand-2-Hand Combat; tactical knife combat;

  • Anti-Kidnapping Techniques; survival in urban and hostile environments;

  • Emergency communication; rescue drills; full mission profiles.

Active Shooter Tactics

Active shooter training is a 3-day tactical course designed to teach the participants the skills and tactics to make a difference in the first critical minutes of the active shooter incident; training focuses on suspect behavior, historical data, one-man and two-man responses, rapid deployment, weapons and equipment, breaching, and room entry.

  • Threat assessment; active shooter plan; conflict management;

  • Building and room-clearing techniques for one-man, two-man, and small teams;

  • History, demographics, and profiles of past active shooter incidents;

  • Protocols and techniques for responding to active shooter scenarios;

  • Functioning effectively under stress and duress;

  • Search and rescue tactics; hand-to-hand combat; tactical knife combat.

Tactical Patrol

Tactical Patrol Training is a 3-day course created for police patrol officers—focusing on two-man teams—enhancing small-team tactics, preparing the candidates for an immediate short-time tactical situation.

  • Vehicle engagement tactics (CQC inside, outside, and around a vehicle):

  • How to stop and surround the suspect vehicle;

  • Cover, entry, and search of the vehicle; barricaded suspect;

  • Building searches; hostage situations;

  • Officer-Down Rescue Situations; high-risk arresting;

  • Hand-2-Hand Combat; tactical knife combat;

  • Conflict management; patrol rifle applications.

Tactical Knife Combat

Since knives are highly lethal weapons, knife defense tactics are crucial for all high-risk professions such as soldiers, police officers, and security professionals; also, a knife can be integrated into a personnel weapon system and used for attacking; therefore, the candidates must undergo a knife training to acquire both offensive and defensive skills with edged weapons.

  • Knife-2-Knife Fighting; pistols versus knives fighting;

  • Knife defense; countering and disarming techniques.

Hand-To-Hand Combat

Our hand-to-hand combat training is an intensive course that introduces candidates to martial arts weapons training combining situational awareness with different aspects of combat training. The course is intensive and demanding and includes lots of sparring and real-life scenarios.

  • Effects of fear; fighting in confined spaces (vehicles, buildings, rooms);

  • Fighting while injured and hands tied-up;

  • Fighting with multiple opponents;

  • Combat in low visibility/dark spaces;

  • Stand-Up Martial Arts Techniques: punches, elbows, knees, leg, and head kicks;

  • Ground-And-Pound Techniques;

  • Submission wrestling and grappling (defense and attacks);

  • Weapon disarming techniques (pistols, rifles, baton/bat);

  • Throwing and takedowns techniques (setups and counters);

  • Realistic scenarios and sparring.


The modern operational environments for police forces have unprecedentedly changed because of unconventional threats such as terrorism, riots, and insurgency; therefore, law enforcement planners must take into consideration force protection to ensure mission success and safety of deployed police officers. Having this in mind, Nemesis Protection Global LLC has developed the Advanced Force Protection in Hostile Environments Training for law enforcement agencies that have a remit to deploy security personnel on dangerous missions like high-risk arrests, counter-riots, and hostage rescue. The course will equip candidates with individual close-quarters battle and personal force protection skills—enabling them to carry out sensitive operations in hostile environments; the course can be tailored to your organization's need and may include the following:

  • Small-Team and lone-operator tactics;

  • Close Quarters Combat: vehicles, confined spaces, and buildings;

  • Low visibility and night shooting; tactical firearms;

  • Hand-2-Hand Combat; tactical knife combat;

  • Hostile environment preparedness; improvised weapons;

  • Unconventional threats: terrorism, insurgency, riots, environmental threats, non-state actors, and active shooters;

  • Fighting in a situation with 360-degree threats;

  • Tactical medicine; crisis management training.

High-Risk Arrest

Arresting suspects for violent crimes is one of the most dangerous assignments in which a police officer can participate; this 3-day course is teaching the tactics that can help police members to take a vehicle or bus down in an effort to arrest armed suspects and save hostages.

  • Mental preparation for combat; tactical emergency casualty care;

  • High-Risk Arrest inside a building, during a vehicle assault, and in an open space environment;

  • Intelligence gathering and analysis; site selection, analysis, and planning;

  • Pre-Arrest Briefings; contingency planning; emergency response training.

Close Protection

This 16-day close protection course provides the knowledge and skills to assess potential threats, analyze risks, and build a plan to provide the appropriate level of security to a Principal. The syllabus covers providing dignitary protection in various situations, at a venue, during movement on foot, vehicles, while traveling.

  • Mission planning; threat assessment; risk analysis;

  • Close Protection foot and vehicle drills;

  • Route and venue recce; anti-surveillance;

  • Evasive and anti-ambush driving; conflict management;

  • Hand-To-Hand Combat; tactical knife combat;

  • Tactical procedures and counter-ambush on foot and vehicle;

  • Convoy protection and vehicle escort procedures;

  • Situational awareness; operational security (OPSEC); personal security (PERSEC).

High-Risk Prison Transport

High-Risk Inmate Transport Training is an intensive 3-day course designed for police officers responsible for convoy protection during the transport of high-risk convicts. The course is a balanced mix of theory and practice with scenario-based training, providing comprehensive training on high threat convoy operations.

  • Prisoner threat/risk assessment;

  • Hostile surveillance detection; anti-ambush driving;

  • Counter-Ambush Techniques and vehicle engagement tactics (CQC);

  • Prisoner handling and control methods;

  • Hand-2-Hand Combat; handcuffing and searching techniques;

  • Transport vehicle preparation;

  • Convoy and traffic operations; procedures while on-board.

Tactical Driving

Road ambush is one of the most frequently employed tactics by terrorists and other criminals; this 3-day tactical driving course is designed to teach the candidates on how to manage vehicles in a critical moment on the road.

  • Evasive and defensive driving; blocking left and right turns;

  • U-Turns and J-turns; ramming techniques;

  • High-Speed Pursuit; anti-ambush driving;

  • Anti-Hijacking; off-road driving; counter-ambush techniques.


Surveillance course is a 7-day training created to teach police personnel on how to conduct covert surveillance operations to gather intelligence on a target, trace down persons of interests, and detect hostile surveillance; the course will prepare the attendees in all aspects of surveillance.

  • Anti-Surveillance; counter-surveillance;

  • Surveillance detection; foot surveillance; areal surveillance;

  • Mobile surveillance; static surveillance;

  • Surveillance photography; threat assessment; risk analysis;

  • Intelligence gathering and analysis;

  • Covert radio communication;

  • Technical surveillance counter measures (TSCM);

  • Human intelligence (HUMINT); open source intelligence (OSINT);

Tactical Medicine

The Tactical Medicine Training Program is a 5-day emergency casualty care course designed for police officers, giving the participants the skills that can be used to save lives in those precious few minutes before SWAT medics arrive.

  • Tactical combat casualty care; rapid casualty assessment;

  • Mass casualty trauma care; airway management;

  • Tactical use of tourniquets;

  • Wound packing; hemorrhage control devices; medical kits for the first responders;

  • Providing tactical medical care under the fire;

  • Preparing casualty for medical evacuation (MEDEVAC, CASEVAC).

Riot Control

Riot control training is a 5-day tactical course for riot control agents, preparing the participants to respond to violent protests, riots, and demonstrations.

  • Crowd management; riot  gear (shield, baton, helmet, gas mask, etc.);

  • Hand-2-Hand Combat; crisis management training;

  • Emergency response planning and evacuation procedures;

  • Crowd dynamics and behavior;

  • Communication channels; emergency communication plan;

  • Neutral zones; riot survival;

  • Formations, tactics, techniques, and procedures.

Hostage Rescue

Hostage Rescue Training is a 5-day tactical course for police rescue task force, enhancing their tactics and techniques for the crucial aspects of hostage rescue missions.

  • Tactical operations center; crisis negotiation concepts;

  • Weapons selection and rapid deployment;

  • Emergency rescue entry; operator deployment techniques;

  • Hostage rescue tactics; bus, train, airplane, ship, and vehicle assaults;

  • Rescue team movement and stealth entry;

  • Use of force; tactical precision long rifle options.

Send us your inquiry about our police tactical training.


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Nemesis Protection Global LLC

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Delaware 19901



Nemesis Protection Global LTD
20-22 Wenlock Road


N1 7GU

United Kingdom


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National Capital District

Port Moresby

Po Box 7165

Papua New Guinea



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