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Diversionary Device Operator Course
Next course:  TBA or contact us for a contracted course

This POST-certified course was designed to provide peace officers with the basic skills necessary to safely, responsibly and legally deploy diversionary devices on tactical operations.  Legal foundations, storage and carry options, deployment techniques, render safe procedures, nomenclature & functionality, capabilities & limitations, and physiological effects will all be covered and practiced.  


Comfortable training attire

Eye & ear protection (cup style)

Protective gloves

Issued/normally worn gun belt with equipment

A quality flashlight and extra batteries

Issued handheld radio

Four (4) live diversionary devices

Water & snacks

LOCATION:  The course will start at 0800 at the Fresno Police Regional Training Center at 6375 W. Central, Fresno.  The course will start in the classroom and eventually move out to the on-site training structure.      

LODGING:  Recommended lodging is the Clovis Cole Best Western at 415 Clovis Ave, Clovis CA 93612 (phone:  559-299-1547).  This hotel is walking distance from bars and restaurants in downtown Clovis and is centrally located between both training locations. 

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