Weapons Based Instructor
Gulfport, MS Position Upon Contract Award
Job Type

The Expeditionary Combat Skills (ECS) course is designed to provide eligible personnel with basic expeditionary combat skills training necessary to professionally and safely perform high risk security operations when assigned to Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC) or Naval Special Warfare (NSW) organizations. This course will provide NECC and NSW personnel with the necessary individual knowledge, skills and abilities to perform Basic Tactical Communications, Convoy Operations – Basic, Small Arms, Tactical Shooting, Counter Improvised Explosive Devices (C-IED), Mission Planning, Basic Tactical Movement, Basic Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive (CBRNE) Procedures, and Judgement-based Engagement Training (JET) / Tactical Decision Making (Shoot/Don’t Shoot). The ECS course will allow personnel to demonstrate, qualify and become comfortable with both primary and secondary weapons. Students will perform basic movement while engaging targets, transition from primary to secondary weapon, execute vehicle emergency egress procedures, and conduct live-fire exercises in a controlled environment. Additionally, students will become familiar with the psycho/physiological effects induced during deadly force or life-threatening confrontations and measures to effectively minimize their impact on engagement decision making during JET Training.


Shall possess a minimum of two (2) years documented tactical military operational experience involving:

  • Basic Tactical Communications
  • Convoy Operations – Basic, Small Arms
  • Tactical Shooting, Counter Improvised Explosive Devices (C-IED)
  • Mission Planning
  • Basic Tactical Movement
  • Basic CBRNE Procedures
  • Tactical Decision Making (Shoot/Don’t Shoot)
  • Have knowledge of basic and advanced training techniques
  • Have knowledge of computer technology application as it applies to instructional presentation and the use of classroom training aids
  • Be a qualified instructor
  • Have two years of experience as an instructor delivering training
  • Possess above average communication skills and the ability to comprehend both verbal and written instructions.




COVID-19 Requirements: All Prospective employees will be required to adhere to Prevailance’ s vaccination policy to ensure compliance with Executive Order 14042 Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors. At present the Government has not established a date by which EO 14042 will be enforced.

Prevailance, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, marital status or any other consideration prohibited by law or contract. Prevailance, Inc. participates in E-Verify and is VEVRAA Compliant.