WMD Tactical Operations (PER-221)


The goal of this course is to provide law enforcement tactical team personnel with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to safely and effectively perform tactical mission responsibilities in WMD and hazardous material environments. It provides both detailed technical information and hands-on application of actions required for the safe and effective conduct of tactical operations in chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive (CBRNE) environments.

Through a combination of classroom sessions and comprehensive practical exercises, participants gain knowledge and experience in decontamination procedures; selection and use of PPE; tactical operations involving an IED; identification and characteristics of chemical and biological agents; identification and characteristics of radiological isotopes; use of detection equipment; and planning and performing tactical operations in a CBRNE environment.

Min/Max Enrollment: Min 20; Max 30

Hours: 40.0 (Direct Delivery)

Format: Instructor-Led Training (Direct Delivery)

DHS Course #: PER-221

Facility Requirements: Please view this document for facility requirements.

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Professional Disciplines

Law Enforcement

The target audience for the Direct Delivery version of this course is law enforcement tactical team personnel.

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Louisiana State University

3190 Pleasant Hall
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803