Connie Shanahan
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Rifle 101. AR-15/M-16 at Will County Sheriff's Police Range - classroom

January 28, 2012 from 10am to 2pm
Introduction to the AR-15/M-16, first in a series of rifle classes.  This 4 hour class will focus on rifle nomenclature, how to disassemble and reassemble the rifle, how to clean it, inspect a pool gun for proper assembly and function prior to your start of shift, common function problems, lubrication, parts failures, and the why/how they work.  Functional knowledge of your weapon system is vital to keep it up and running, and will allow the shooter to make better use of future training…See More
Jan 23, 2012
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FREE Rifle FTX at Joliet Range

May 29, 2010 from 9am to 4pm
This class is FREE for WTA members, otherwise the cost is $25.Members of the South Suburban Emergency Response Team (SSERT) will be instructing.The course will cover rifle fundamentals including nomenclature, field stripping and various dry and live fire drills.You must have a rifle to attend.Please bring your duty belt, vest, eye and ear protection, 350 rifle rounds and 150 pistol rounds.Bring a lunch and plenty of water, we will only take a short break to eat.See More
Apr 19, 2010
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Mar 8, 2010
Connie Shanahan is attending Karen Bartuch's event

WTA Meeting at CPD Academy

February 26, 2010 from 10am to 11:30am
The next WTA monthly meeting is set for 26 Feb 2010. Michael Limbert, a sales representative from Vertx will be there to display and sell tactical pants and shirts.Bill Vitek, the regional manager of XSport Fitness will give a brief presentation, WTA members will also be able to purchase a gym membership at a discounted rate.See More
Feb 9, 2010
Connie Shanahan is attending Karen Bartuch's event

WTA Fundraiser at Bourbon Street

July 10, 2010 from 5pm to 10pm
WTA Fundraiser!Come out and show your support for the WTA at Bourbon Street! Food and beverages will be served, tickets are only $25.00 each! Bring your family and friends for a fun-filled day and night! Contact Karen at or Bridget at for tickets.See More
Jan 2, 2010
Connie Shanahan is attending Karen Bartuch's event

WTA Burn, Baby Burn Boot Camp at CPD Training Academy

January 24, 2010 from 10am to 11:30am
Every Sunday (based on availability), the WTA will be hosting an intense fitness boot camp that will burn calories, build endurance and build muscle! No matter what your level of fitness currently is, you must attend this boot camp and get in shape!The class will be hosted by Cheryl Lynn Ward and Karen Bartuch. This boot camp promises to be a dynamic, rigorous and fun Sunday morning. Gett outta bed or off the couch and get in shape!See More
Jan 2, 2010
Connie Shanahan and Alex are now friends
Nov 22, 2009
Connie Shanahan is attending Karen Bartuch's event

3-Day Hand to Hand Combatives Instructor Development Course at CPD Academy

March 25, 2010 at 9am to March 27, 2010 at 5pm
The training has been specifically designed for law enforcement officers. This class will give officers simple and effective empty handed skills they can immediately take and use on the street or in a tactical environment. These skills have been designed by the instructor to be reality based, to be learned within a very short time, and to be easily retained. This is not a martial arts course and will be almost entirely hands on. Officers should be dressed appropriately. No leather/tactical gear…See More
Nov 16, 2009
Connie Shanahan left a comment for Karen Bartuch
"Hi Karen, i was just wondering if we are meeting anywhere for wendesday training or are we just getting there on our own?"
Nov 16, 2009
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Nov 8, 2009
Connie Shanahan is attending Karen Bartuch's event

Legal and Practical Issues of Police Use of Force at Olympia Fields Police Department

January 26, 2010 from 8am to 2:30pm
Jeff Chudwin, Chief of Olympia Fields Police Department, current ITOA President and former States' Attorney will be examine law, policy, tactics, and training as well as the aftermath of use of force incidents. Practical application will be addressed from the needs of the patrol officer to the chief administrator.You will leave this class with a thorough understanding of the use of force statute as well as when to shoot or not. This class is essential for any police officer and Jeff Chudwin is…See More
Nov 8, 2009
Connie Shanahan is attending Karen Bartuch's event

WTA Christmas Luncheon at Maggiano's Italian Restaurant

December 14, 2009 from 11am to 3pm
Please join us for the 1st Annual Women's Tactical Association Christmas Party! Food and fun will be provided from 1100-1500 hrs for $25 per person. Seating is limited, please RSVP and send your payment to Bridget Herlehy, Unit 111, by 14 November 2009. We hope you can all join us and celebrate the Christmas season! If you need any more information please contact Bridget @ 773.841.1012 or 312.745.6294See More
Nov 8, 2009
Connie Shanahan is attending Karen Bartuch's event

Active Shooter Training at CPD Alternate Training Facility: Humboldt Manufacturing

March 8, 2010 from 9am to 5pm
This training will be comprised of lecture and hands on training that covers the history of active shooters, law enforcement response, basic room entries, stairwells and hallway movements, and combat mindset.This class is being taught by members of the CPD SWAT Team Training Staff. There is no cost for this training,There are a limited number of seats available, please register in advance. For more information, please contact Karen Bartuch at More
Nov 8, 2009
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Oct 27, 2009
Connie Shanahan is attending Karen Bartuch's event

SPEAR (Defensive Tactics) Training at CPD Academy

October 24, 2009 from 12pm to 6pm
FREE! The SPEAR System is a defensive tactics system. It stands for Spontaneous Protection Enabling Accelerated Response. It does not necessarily replace any martial arts or other DT programs out there. The SPEAR System is used to bridge the gap between the onset of an ambush/sucker punch/"oh shit" moment and your ability to access any cognitively learned skills/"moves". The SPEAR system, as they say, is "genetically wired and behaviorally inspired."DATE: Saturday, 24 October 2009TIME: 1200…See More
Oct 15, 2009
Connie Shanahan is attending Karen Bartuch's event


January 19, 2010 from 10am to 12pm
We will discuss old and new WTA business and will begin planning our training for 2010. A representative from GLOCK will also be present at this meeting. I hope to see all of you there!
Oct 13, 2009

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