January 25, 2010
New 2010 Safariland Training Group Debuts at SHOT Show
JACKSONVILLE, Florida – Safariland™, a BAE Systems line of business, announced the debut of the new Safariland Training Group at the 2010 SHOT Show.
The Safariland Training Group, formerly known as the Armor Holdings Training Academy, sets itself apart with real-world experienced officers and expanded programs. Professional instructors offer the best training available, which can ultimately increase a department’s success in its mission. In-depth and specialized training modules for law enforcement, military, corrections and privately licensed security personnel build individual skills and can also make the difference in handling life-threatening situations.
New course offerings from the Safariland Training Group include:
- Covert Searching
- Tactical Breaching
- Advanced Less Lethal
- Patrol Shield for First Responders
- Armored Vehicle Tactics
- Hostage Rescue
Officers participate in hands-on drills and are tested and graded on skills that are both physically and mentally demanding.
“The Safariland Training Group takes training to a new level,” said, Sandy Wall, Training Group Director. “The quality of our instruction is unsurpassed. We offer programs in numerous disciplines, utilizing tactics and techniques that increase officer safety. At the end of the day, we want to make sure that officers are prepared.”
The Safariland Training Group also has a new section within the Safariland website. Visit www.safariland.com/traininggroup for a listing of all classes and view their on-line course calendar. You can also call 1.800.733.3832 for more information.
Safariland, LLC is a premier provider of law enforcement and security products and services, delivering a full-range of customer-specific solutions. Offering many of the world’s most recognizable branded products in the public safety market, Safariland is committed to saving lives. For more information about Safariland, please visit www.safariland.com.
About BAE Systems
BAE Systems is the premier global defense, security and aerospace company delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. With approximately 105,000 employees worldwide, BAE Systems' sales exceeded £18.5 billion (US $34.4 billion) in 2008.