Master Instructor Development Program (MIDP)
Designed to Provide Continuing Education to Individuals Certified as Firearms Instructors
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The IALEFI Master Instructor Development Program (MIDP) was designed to provide continuing education to individuals certified as firearms instructors. Foundation courses of the MIDP include instructor level training on the three most commonly utilized law enforcement weapon systems, handgun, rifle, and shotgun. Alternative topics such as low light concealed carry and shoot house instructor may be offered at the request of the host.
Different proven methodologies will be used to enhance the teaching skills of the police firearms instructor. Hands-on skills will progress from the basics to the more complex and all participants regardless of skill level will find themselves challenged. Practical exercise will emphasize both practical marksmanship and operational skills.
Throughout the three-day program, participants will be shown drills designed to improve the performance of both proficient and problem shooters. The information presented will prove especially useful in creating a positive training experience that will ultimately result in greater officer safety.
- range safety
- review of shooting fundamentals/positions
- operational skills
- basic tactics such as movement, use of cover, light management, etc.
- shooter remediation
- adult learning concepts
- coaching strategies
- course design
Course Requirements: (may vary student advised at registration)
- Pistol and duty type holster, 600 rounds
- Semi-auto rifle with a sling, 350 rounds and 3 magazines
- Duty Shotgun with a sling – 120 rounds (at least 20 rounds buckshot,10 rounds slugs, birdshot okay
- A Black Marker, wrap around eye protection, ear protection and brimmed hat. Range appropriate apparel.
- Hydration fluids and snacks
For a list of scheduled courses visit the calendar at IALEFI.
If interested in hosting a course contact us at email@example.com or call 603-524-8787.
Annual Training Conference
The Annual Training Conference (ATC) is an annual seminar providing informative individual classes and dynamic live fire range exercises that are topical, relevant, and dependent to law enforcement, military, and private sector firearms instructors.
Firearms Instructor Course
The IALEFI® Firearms Instructor Course is designed to train and certified law enforcement, military, and licensed security personnel as instructors. This 44-hour course is interactive with students directly participating in course presentations through developing and teaching segments of learning while being mentored by experienced firearms instructors.
Complete Range Master Course
Range masters and firearms instructors must be proficient in a broad-spectrum of skills including organization training, and documentation. They must have a comprehensive understanding of the responsibility undertaken when accepting this position. Programs they design and implement may result in taking a life that could result in litigation.
Master Instructor Development Program
The IALEFI Master Instructor Development Program (MIDP) was designed to provide continuing education to individuals certified as firearms instructors. Foundation courses of the MIDP include instructor level training on the three most commonly utilized law enforcement weapon systems, handgun, rifle, and shotgun.
Regional Training Conference
Much like the IALEFI Annual Training Conference (ATC), the Regional Training Conference (RTC) is a two to three day firearms instructor training event hosted by a local law enforcement agency or private range. Topics are often dictated by the host or local law enforcement needs
IALEFI will present training programs on a variety of law enforcement firearms-related topics upon request. Examples of these programs include active shooter for patrol officers, in-service training for snipers, or in-service firearms training for an entire agency.