This course is 60 hours of intense training. This is an advanced SWAT Course. It is recommended that the operator attending this course has a strong fundamental tactical knowledge. It is intended for law enforcement, military or security personnel who will participate in the assault phase of a hostage rescue mission. It is designed with an emphasis on practical "hands-on" application. Classroom instruction is kept to a minimum. The student will be exposed to an in-depth view of tactical concepts, strategies, and team and individual tactics that apply to the successful resolution of a hostage situation.