November 13, 2023 - November 17, 2023
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This is a rigorous five-day course which will provide an instructor certification in the area of defensive tactics. Required clothing and equipment will consist of an athletic T-Shirt, BDU style training pants, athletic shoes, duty belt, training weapon if available, ballistic vest, mouth guard, and handcuffs. This will provide a valid certification for three years, expiring 12/31/2026. No sweats or shorts please.
*AS PER THE NEW ADMINISTRATIVE RULE CHANGE, ALL SWORN LEO APPLICANTS MUST HAVE AT LEAST 3 YEARS OF CERTIFIED EXPERIENCE.*
All noncertified law enforcement personnel will at a minimum have one-year experience with their agency prior to becoming one of the listed instructors and will not be a probationary employee. Supporting documentation is required. In order to attend an instructor class, you must provide proof of the following: Defensive Tactics Instructor: (36) hours or more of previous Defensive Tactics instruction from an Iowa Law Enforcement Academy certified Defensive Tactics Instructor.
Your agency will be billed after the course. ILEA does not accept prepayment at this time.
Venue: Camp Dodge Miller Armory
Venue Phone: 5153315778Address: