Explosive Breacher Entry

EOT220 - 40.00 Hours


  • Details
    5/7/2018 - 5/11/2018
    Bryan TX
    LS  EOT220  29

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 423-8433 or law@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.


Explosive Breacher PictureExplosive entry continues to grow in American Law Enforcement as a viable tactical option for high risk warrants and hostage rescues. The number of explosive breaches has increased over the last few years but remains relatively low compared to the number of tactical teams in the United States. In this five-day course, explosive entries will be made through Class 1 Steel doors as well as solid wood and hollow core doors. Participants will learn the construction of distraction devices and the use of other explosives by conducting approximately 60 detonations using various amounts of explosives to ensure proper logging, placement and application of methods used to make entry in a safe but affective manner. The TEEX Explosive Breaching course is geared toward increasing the knowledge and skills of SWAT, Tactical, and EOD teams.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Course #78025.


There are no prerequisites for this course.


Participants must submit the following items at least 21 days prior to the first day of class

  • Photo Identification
  • Confirmation of current employment with local, state, or federal law enforcement agency response authority using departmental letterhead


  • Long-sleeved shirt
  • Tactical gear including body armor and boots
  • Helmet
  • Eye protection
  • Water


  • Knee and elbow pads


Approach and placement +Breaching methods +Explosives charges +Operational planning +Types of explosives


Law Enforcement and Military

Education Credits

  • 4 CEUs

Contact Information

Law Enforcement and Security Training
Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

Other Information


Explosive Breacher Entry Video


Payment Options
  • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
  • Purchase Order - Complete registration form and send to law@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788
  • Check - Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX - LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

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