JAMEY CALDWELL - NVG OPERATOR

8 Hour Block

In this 8 hour course, we will combine the best of both L.E. Tactical use of NVG's and the best in U.S. Military Special Operations TTP's and lessons learned to provide you with the most comprehensive and relevant information on the use of NVG's. We take a crawl, walk, run approach to this training, providing a solid foundation for NVG capability through classroom discussions, practical exercises, live-fire range drills and scenario-based exercises.

​This course is Open Enrollment but is designed to enhance the capabilities and knowledge of Military and Law Enforcement personnel. Civilians will be allowed to attend *US CITIZENS ONLY

Topics:

  • Equipment selection, set up, and use

  • Operation of equipment

  • IR laser use and zeroing procedures

  • IR Light advantages/disadvantages

  • Thermal device capabilities 

  • NVG weapons drills

  • Rural movement 

  • Team Communication

  • Training development/sustainment

  • Team member marking/safety

Equipment:

  • Helmet mountable Night Vision Device

  • Carbine w/white light, minimum 4 magazines, (IR Laser preferred)

  • Pistol w/weapon light and holster, minimum 4 magazines

  • Eye and Ear protection

  • Handheld flashlight or headlamp

  • Tactical vest optional

Ammo: 250 Rifle (No GREEN TIP) / 200 Pistol

Notes: Muzzle breaks not recommended, bring spare batteries for all gear – Make sure your weapons / lasers are zeroed prior to arriving. We will go through a laser zero process to ensure everyone’s equipment is working properly and you are on paper.