NTOA Academy Enrollment Opens

We are pleased to announce that enrollment for the NTOA Academy Command College is now open. The NTOA Academy provides a dynamic learning experience using online, resident and experience-based tactical learning modules. It is a unique and innovative approach to...

National SWAT Study Results Released

In 2013, the NTOA identified the need for an assessment of U.S. SWAT operations to provide a more accurate depiction of the exemplary work done by law enforcement agencies. The NTOA contracted the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) to research...

Announcing 2016 launch of the NTOA Academy

The National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) is pleased to announce the formation of the NTOA Academy, created in partnership with the International Academy of Public Safety (IAPS). The NTOA Academy, “An Investment in Innovation, Education and the Future,” is an...

NTOA releases updated SWAT Standard for law enforcement

The National Tactical Officers Association announces the latest update to its SWAT Standard. This document establishes a basic set of standards for law enforcement agencies and serves as an efficient, core set of concepts and principles that improve standardization...