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HybridDefense

Hybrid Defense Senior Executive Live Course

The Hybrid Defense Senior Executive Live Course is an exclusive event currently hosted online due to COVID-19 restrictions. The course is aimed at familiarizing current and future senior leaders – US government officials, civilian and military leaders, graduate-level researchers and academia, – with the current status of Hybrid Warfare worldwide and the Western (US/NATO) responses to it in the current decade and beyond. The course objective is to help those senior leaders develop critical thinking about Hybrid Warfare that would enable them to design tailored responses as part of the course exercises and group discussions. The live course includes complimentary access to the online course materials and recorded lectures.

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HybridDefense

Hybrid Defense Senior Executive Online Course

The Hybrid Defense Academy is proud to offer its first Senior Executive Course, aimed at familiarizing an entire range of current and future senior leaders – US government officials, civilian and military leaders, graduate-level researchers and academia, – with the current status of Hybrid Warfare worldwide and the Western (US/NATO) responses to it in the current decade and beyond. The course objective is to help those senior leaders develop critical thinking about Hybrid Warfare that would enable them to designing tailored responses as part of the course exercises and group discussions.

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TheHoffmanGroup

Seth Jones: Iran’s Proxy Force – the IRGC Quds Force

In this online, digital course, Dr. Seth G. Jones provides an overview of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps – Quds Force: it’s capabilities, weaknesses, and relationships with other unconventional forces in the region. The course includes an interactive suite of video lectures from Dr. Jones, slide presentations, readings, audio podcasts, activities and assessments.

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TheHoffmanGroup

Dan Byman: Foreign Fighters

In this online, digital course, Dr. Daniel Byman provides an overview of foreign fighters: the rise of the foreign fighter movement, the impact foreign fighters have on the movements they join, and what can be done to address the threat that foreign fighters pose today. The course includes an interactive suite of video lectures from Dr. Byman, slide presentations, readings, audio podcasts, activities and assessments

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TeamOne

Shoot House Instructor Re-Certification Course

Shoot house training provides officers with the ability to hone their shooting skills under realistic, high-stress conditions. This re-certification course offers a refresher in the tools necessary to build a shoot house program and improve their fellow officers shooting skills.

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Online Course
RickStauber

Hazardous Underwater Military Ordnance

This course covers the sea disposal hazards present in the various coastal regions of the United States. The course highlights critical historical examples of improper sea disposal and traces the ramification of those errors to modern-day accidents and injuries while providing basic suggestions for how to avoid these hazards.

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Online Course
JackCambria

Hostage Negotiation Basic Course

This online digital course covers the fundamental skills of a successful hostage/crisis negotiator and is designed to complement the five-day basic hostage negotiation in-person course.  This online course is an abridged/simplified version of the full, in-person course. After taking this course you will be prepared to work as part of a coordinated negotiation team and handle a variety of crisis situations including hostage takers, barricaded subjects, and potential suicidal victims.

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TheHoffmanGroup

Most Dangerous Terrorist Threats

In this online, digital course Dr. Bruce Hoffman provides an overview of the terrorist groups and ideologies that present the most serious threat to international peace and stability. The course includes an interactive suite of video lectures from Dr. Hoffman, slide presentations, readings, audio podcasts, activities and quizzes. Course modules include analysis of ISIS, al-Qaeda, violent far-right movements, violent far-left movements and the “Incel” threat.

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Online Course
SpecialTactics

Squad Level Infantry Rural Combat

The Squad-Level Infantry Rural Tactics course is currently in development and available in an early-access format for Special Tactics Elite Members only. New modules will be released as they become available. While the graphics, sounds, and activities in this course may not be finalized or polished, the course content is very close to what will appear in the complete course.

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