Lapse in Federal Funding: Impact on DHS Web and Social Media Operations

Due to the lapse in federal funding, this website will not be actively managed.  Aviso del impacto de la interrupción de fondos federales en las operaciones del sitio web del Departamento de Seguridad Nacional (DHS, por sus siglas en inglés).

Basic Tactical Operations Course

Coast Guard Special Missions Training Center
Initial Accreditation
November 2016

The BTOC instructs USCG Maritime Safety and Security Team (MSST), Tactical Law Enforcement Team (TACLET), and Maritime Security Response Team (MSRT) personnel in advanced interdiction and counterterrorism skills such as advanced combat marksmanship, close qualifiers combat, and breaching.

The course consists of classroom instruction, small aims range training, and shoot house evolutions composed of advanced practical exercises (drills) at the small group level (six  and four man group) provided in an intensive eight week resident course.

Accreditation History

November 2016