Basic Hostage Rescue

The purpose of Basic Hostage Rescue is to instruct the operator in the phases and execution of Hostage Rescue. Upon completion, the participant will be able to plan and execute a hostage rescue and understand the difference in deliberate and emergency assault.


  • Current LE/Mil credentials
  • Be able to participate in intensive training lasting up to 10 hours per day
  • Must not have any medical restrictions

Required Training Materials

  • Duty gear
  • Writing material
  • Camelback or other means of hydration
  • Appropriate wear (BDU, agency t-shirt (long sleeve or short sleeve), boots, etc.)

Course Length

3 Day