2018 Courses of Instruction


  • November 19-20, 2018

Prerequisite: The ability to float, tread water for 15 minutes continuously, swim 500 yards continuously.  MSHP POST Certified Officers only.

Course Description: This course is designed to establish a basic understanding of officer survival on the water.  This class is designed to provide a basic framework of knowledge and skills to survive an unexpected immersion into the water or to disengage from a suspect.

Course length: 2 Days (Monday 1000 hours to Tuesday 1700 hours)

Class size: Limit of 12 students (minimum of 6 students)


  • $285 - tuition, meals, and lodging
  • $211 - tuition and meals

Continuing Education Hours:

  • 14 hours of Skill Development

Mineral Area College Credit:

  • None
  • Sergeant David Echternacht
  • david.echternacht@mshp.dps.mo.gov
  • 573-751-9942
For questions concerning enrollment:
  • Jeanette Ford
  • jeanette.ford@mshp.dps.mo.gov
  • 573-751-3626

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