North Carolina Justice Academy

North Carolina Department of Justice

Israeli Single Fighter Response Method

Please check our "Available Training" page for the most current status of the course. 

Who Should Attend: 

Sworn active duty L/E officers or military capable of engaging in physically rigorous exercise without medical restrictions. 


Course Goal: 

The Israeli active shooter response is based on the single fighter concept, which embodies striving to engage and violence of action. Officers are trained to engage an assailant with aggression, determination, speed and precision. During this course participants will learn and practice Israel’s active incident response style and tactics. 

The goal of the course is twofold: (1) to promote the attitude to engage independently and from a tactically disadvantaged position and (2) to enhance the single fighter technical and tactical skills to survive the attack and eliminate threats with precision and speed.

Course Objectives:

At the end of this course, participants will be able to achieve the following objectives in accordance with the information presented during the instructional period:
(1) Identify critical threat indicators prior to an active incident, when possible, to prevent it from occurring
(2) Demonstrate weapons proficiency and Krav Maga skills
(3) Operate under high levels of stress with fortitude and aggressiveness appropriate to the given situation and within the confines of the law
(4) Respond as a single operative and demonstrate the tactics necessary to successfully neutralize the threat.


This course employs lecture, discussion, demonstrations, practical and surprise exercises.

Course Requirements:

100% Attendance. Successfully complete practical exercises, including including minimum 70% speed / accuracy shooting test. IMI Florida Certification is 90% +, Distinguished Graduate Certificate; 70 - 89%, Graduate Certificate; below 70% Participation Certificate

Special Concerns:

Only active sworn L/E or active military personnel will be allowed to enroll. Must bring appropriate training attire, eye & ear protection, pistol + 3 mags, holster for rapid draw, mag pouch for 2 mags, 700 pistol rounds.


COST: $600
You must register through IMI Florida as well as through the North Carolina Justice Academy Training Portal. After signing in to the portal, you can view ALL available classes. If you don’t have a portal account, instructions for creating one are located here.



Course Coordinator:

Floyd Yoder

Length of Course:

3 days