OCEANSIDE — MiraCosta College’s Community Services is offering a noncredit class in high-threat protection. The High-Threat Protection Specialist program is a 19-day course that provides the training, knowledge and skill sets to be a proficient protective team leader/member in all threat areas by focusing on challenging protective environments, the high-threat/low-profile area of operations. This class bridges the gap between conventional domestic protective operations and war-zone PSD work.Classes are 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. May 5 through May 23. WIA and GI Bill funding is approved. For more information on the Community Services Program or to register, call (760) 795-6822 or go to htpscourse.com.
Topics covered include:
— Handgun shooting package
— Live fire, immediate action drills
— Four, full protective details
— Combatives for protective specialists
— Driver and live fire vehicle down drills
— Foreign weapons live fire
— Unlawful detention model
— Vehicle tactics, reverse clinic, unlawful check point procedures
— Site, route, threat and risk assessment
— Recruitment assistance
Upon completion of the course, students will receive a Certificate of Accomplishment from the college.