Air Assault

Course information

Capacity: 60
Minimum trainees: 20
Price inc. VAT: 14,500.00
Course lenght: 16 h
Days: 2
Instructor capacity: 2
Instructors for this course:
Certificate: Hard Task certificate
HTR discount: 0 %

Course Description:

Air Assault course is designed to teach both teams and individual military and police operators the tactics and techniques needed for a helicopter insertion into a hostile and/or denied location by fast rope techniques and extraction with FRIES. All course will be done on helicopter Eurocopter EC135 or Mi8/Mi171.


DAY 1: basic theory of helicopter use in tactical and rescue operations, safety in and around helicopters, verbal and non-verbal signals for communication with the helicopter crew, helicopter landing guidance and preparation of landing zones, use of safety rappeling equipment, practice rappelling on the fast rope on the training climbing tower, techniques of tying and belaying on the FRIES, tactical procedures after deployment from the helicopter.

DAY 2: training of boarding, organization and movement inside and rappelling from a grounded helicopter, basic rappelling training using a fast rope from a hovering helicopter from various heights 3-10 meters above the terrain, dropping the team into the field to a prepared tactical or medical scenarios, extracting the team on a FIRES rope under the helicopter from an inaccessible location in the field.

Recommended equipment:

Comfortable tactical clothing or combat uniform and solid outdoor or military shoes (both adapted to the current weather and outdoor temperatures), belt, shooting goggles, knee pads, body armor or plate carrier with pouches for magazines, helmet, working and tactical gloves. But you can attend this course only in some tactical clothing with safety goggles and tactical gloves. No need to buy expensive tactical gear just for course purposes. If you have your own harness, slings and HMS carabiners, bring them with you.
For a small fee we are able to equip you with personal safety equipment (harness, slings, carabiners), abseiling gloves and helmet.


For small fee there will be training wepons with the basic one point slings available for all the participants If needed.


Meeting at 08:30 – 08:45 am at the car park of the location, the subsequent administration and preparation of equipment and materials. The beginning of class is at 09:00 and the end around 18:00.


Not covered by the course fee. We can recommend you some hotel.


Czech with translation to english.

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