Target Exploitation : 10 Days

This course provides comprehensive principles and techniques to effectively perform clandestine target exploitation while operating as part of a team or alone. Target Exploitation allows students to collect target intelligence in a covert manner against buildings, vehicles, outdoor sites, individuals, and other sources. Exploitation principles can be used to further refine target information and exploit target vulnerabilities in the operational environment. Focus is on target analysis and assessment through technical methods.


Topics to be covered in this class include:
  • Prerequisite: The Security and Surveillance Group Technical Surveillance courses
  • Situational Awareness
  • Clandestine Survey
  • Target Analysis
  • Technical Surveillance Operations
  • Advanced Close Target Recce Principles
  • Technical Surveillance Countermeasures
  • Computer Systems Security (Desktop, Laptop, Handheld)
  • Computer Exploitation
  • Internet /Intranet / Extranet Communications
  • Wi-Fi / WWAN Communications
  • Foreign and US Telephony
  • Cellular Telephony
  • Open Source Analysis / Qualitative Interpretation



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Course Length: 10 Days

Most courses and their content are provided to selective government agencies whose personnel have a "need to know" and whose personnel practice the disciplines taught by the TOSS group in an operational environment.

For more information on any of these courses, please contact David J. Kline or Joel D. Davis at (970)798-7776, fax (970)798-7773, or e-mail to




Course Benefits and Description:

This course is designed to train qualified military operators, intelligence operators, and law enforcement personnel in advanced techniques of Target Exploitation. This course has classroom and extensive street practical exercises to ensure that covert exploitation skills are clearly understood, properly applied, and tested. The students will surreptitiously collect information during operational surveys of target buildings, vehicles, outdoor sites, individuals, and other sources. The course will culminate with a Full Mission Profile that tests the class in all of the course skill-sets. All necessary tools will be provided by TOSS and will become the property of the student.