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PPCT Tactical Team Close Quarter Countermeasures Instructor

LET665  - 40.00 Hours


Start Date

End Date


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1/26/15 1/30/15 Pearland, TX USA LS LET665 23 enroll  
4/6/15 4/10/15 Denton, TX USA LS LET665 25 enroll  
11/9/15 11/13/15 Bryan, TX USA LS LET665 24 enroll  

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start,
please contact the division at (800) 423-8433 or publicsafety@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.


In high-risk and stressful situations, it is important to be able to establish physical control effectively and safely in a dynamic environment. This course is designed to provide tactical team operators with non-lethal force options for subject control. Participants will learn how to use a simple and systematic CQC system designed for apprehending subjects during dynamic entries, hostage rescue, or to control a surrendering subject.

This 40 hour instructor course prepares students to instruct the PPCT Tactical Team Close-Quarter-Countermeasures basic course; refines the student's physical technique; and presents instructional methods for teaching survival skills.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements.


There are no prerequisites for this class


  • Instructor Development and Training Protocols
  • PPCT collapsible baton system
  • PPCT Control Principles
  • PPCT shoulder pin restraint system
  • PPCT tactical hancduffing system
  • PPCT weapon retention and disarming system
  • Tactical entries
  • Use of Force Human Factors


Participants should be currently commissioned peace officers, licensed security officers or public safety trainers.


  • Physical participation is required, participant must be in good physical condition and able to complete the following:
    • Handcuffing techniques
    • Defensive counter strikes
    • Joint locks
    • Grounding techniques


  • Participants should wear comfortable clothing for physical activity

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

GSA contract number:GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact publicsafety@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 423-8433.

Education Credits

40.00 Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)

Contact Information

Law Enforcement

Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Toll-Free: (800) 423-8433 | Fax: (979) 862-2788

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