This military-led course is designed to give a familiarization with basic tactical navigation and surveillance techniques for use in the planning of safe and efficient woodland operations.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to:
Plan a mission following the necessary procedures and policies.
Mitigate risk factors by effectively identifying and strategizing to minimize the risks inherent to a mission.
Conduct a patrol from a known point to an unknown point using proper movement techniques, hand and arm signals, and land navigation.
Develop a mission-oriented packing list and conduct pre-mission equipment checks for accountability and serviceability.
Demonstrate basic first aid procedures, teamwork supporting those procedures, and elements affecting response of medical care.
Apply proper camouflage procedures during the creation of an effective hide site.
Successfully complete a field training exercise by applying the course objectives to a given situation.

Prerequisites: None.

Course Length: 3 days/24 hours.

Who May Attend: Law Enforcement, Corrections, Military.