ALS - PACEM Solutions - PACEM Defense Less Lethal Instructor Course

This instructor level course covers the entire line of munitions manufactured by ALS - PACEM Defense. Upon graduation, students will be certified to train others within their department as end users in the deployment and use of OC aerosols, kinetic energy impact projectiles, chemical agents, noise/flash diversionary devices and stun munitions.

History of Less-Lethal Munitions Legal Issues Chemical Agents 12 gauge, 37MM & 40MM Launchers Stun Munitions Diversionary Devices Use of Force Reporting Procedures Range Safety Research &Trauma Direct & Indirect Munitions Deploying Munitions Instructional Techniques Technological Advancements

EQUIPMENT NEEDED & PROPER ATTIRE: NO RED Shirts. NO Shorts or baggy shirts. NO open toe shoes.
*Eye & Ear Protection *Pen & Paper *Gas Mask w/ appropriate filter *Foul Weather Gear *Gloves (leather, nomex, kevlar or a combination) *Glasses (if you wear contacts) *Towel and/or change of clothes (for OC contamination & CS exposure drills) *Hydration source * Sunscreen-suggested * State/Government ID-suggested

**ALS will provide all weapons, munitions, and training/instructor material to each student.

Class Schedule: Tuesday, December 12, 2023 Thru Thursday, December 14, 2023
AM portion will be a Power Point presentation in a classroom. PM will be hands on & deploying munitions conducted at the range (or suitable area).
Day One: Begin @ 9:00AM - OC Aerosols & Level 1 OC exposure is not required but will be available if the student wishes at the end of the day. Chemical Agents & CS Exposure Drill (exposure to CS is simply breaking seal and clearing mask properly. It is not required.)
Day Two: Begin @ 9:00AM – Specialty Impact Munitions.
Day Three: Begin @ 9:00AM – Noise Flash Diversionary Devices.

Hosted by: Barnwell County Sheriff's Office at Government Training Institute 1321 Technology Dr. #101 Barnwell, SC. 29812

Cost: New ALS Certification- $795 or ALS Re-certification- $695

LAST DAY TO REGISTER IS: November 10, 2023 (call if you miss the cutoff date). Any cancellation must be received 30 calendar days prior to the class start date. Any cancellation after this period will incur the full cost of the registration, unless otherwise approved by ALS/PACEM Defense.

FOR REGISTRATION: please complete the Registration Form and return it to You can contact PACEM Solutions by calling (850) 838-8422. You can also download a Course Flyer here.

Onsite Lodging is available at GTI. The Room Rate is $40 per night for a single room or $65 per night for a double room. You can preview the rooms by visiting our GTI Legion Lodging Page and selecting the applicable room type. To book a room please send an email to with your desired check-in and check out dates, provide contact information and your desired payment method (credit card requests will be sent an electronic invoice through SwipeSimple, check requests will be sent a pdf invoice payable by start of class). You can also call our office at (803) 259-1935.