2023 Training Courses
located at SWATMOD in St. Cloud , MN
Sign up ASAP for one of SWATMOD’s 2023 Basic Armored Vehicle Operations
POST Certified Courses, held in St. Cloud, MN, and become a safer, more proficient
driver of your department’s armored vehicle.
Remaining 2023 course dates and times are:
Summer: Friday, July 28th, 9 am - 6 pm
Fall: Friday, September 29th, 9 am - 6 pm
Cost for training held at our facility:
$250 per student
Our MRAP driver training includes time in the classroom, as well as drive time on both our on-road and off-road courses.
Course Timeline and Instruction Outline:
Depending on the class size, a typical day of training is 8-10 hours, which includes a 1-hour lunch break.
1.5 hours of classroom instruction (includes full Powerpoint presentation)
1 hour of hands-on skill training (includes vehicle walk-around)
1.5 hours of basic course driving (forward, backing, acceleration/deceleration, braking, parking, etc)
3 hours of roadway and off-road driving (rural roads, light traffic, lane placement, curves, hills, terrain, side grades, etc.)
1 hour of individual driving exams.
Sign up below for one of our scheduled 2023 dates! We encourage you to share this information with other area officers/team members/drivers.