This two day course is recommended for any LEO who operates an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) in the course of their duties. A portion of this course will certify you on the ATV Rider Course through the ATV Safety Institute (ASI). LEO’s will be shown mounting/ dismounting techniques, patrol tactics, use of cover/ concealment, rescue/ equipment considerations and weapon manipulation/ retention. Instruction will include being Rider-Active, starting, stopping, quick turns, hill riding, emergency stopping, swerving and riding over obstacles.

It is recommended that the LEO bring their agency ATV and related gear along with your duty gear. (Simunitions will be utilized during the training, we will provide weapons/ ammo)

TO REGISTER, GO INTO THE IN-SERVICE & SPECIALIZED TRAINING OF THIS WEBSITE

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT:          

Mandatory equipment-

(Failure to bring these items will result in you not being able to take the class)

Helmet- (DOT or SNELL approved)

(must provide at least ¾ protection, covering the back of your head and ears)

Goggles or face shield

Over the ankle boots

Long Sleeve Shirt- no short sleeve shirts

Pants- no shorts

Riding gloves

Operational ATV      

(Each operator will need their own ATV, the class is not setup for sharing an ATV. Pre ride Inspection will be performed prior to start of class)

Duty holster

Body Armor

(Additional items)

Sunscreen, bug spray, water, lunch, fuel, note pad,

LOCATION:

Robert J. Miller Air Park (Office of Emergency Management)

Rt. 530

Bayville, NJ

Course is strictly limited to 6 students.  Open to LEO’s only.

For questions regarding the class and its content/requirements, please contact Sgt. Harry Foltz at: hfoltz@co.ocean.nj.us

Future Classes

Class #2          October 2 & 3 

Class #3          October 4 & 5

Class #4          October 16 & 17

Class #5          October 18 & 19

Class #6          November 29 & 30