The Symposium will be held June 2, 2020 until June 5, 2020.  


The dates for the conference will be Wednesday June 2, 2020 until Friday June 5, 2020. The event will be held at the Durham Hilton Hotel located at 3800 Hillsborough Rd., Durham, NC 27705.

A block of rooms are being reserved for out-of-town participants and. When making your reservations please make sure to ask for and make your reservations under the block of rooms for the NCTOA. You can make your reservations either by phone at
1-800-HILTONS (445-8667) and you will need the group code: NCTOA or you can register online with the following link Hotel registration

Below is a schedule for the symposium. The dates and times will remain the same but some of the locations and amount of students allowed in each class is subject to change. Team leaders please have your guys pick the top three classes they are interested in and email that information to Rex Hatch at all classes will be filled at a first come first serve basis.

2020 Symposium

Day 1 June 2, 2020                         1500- until, Vendor check in

         Day 2 June 3, 2020                   0700-0800 Registration/ check in
                                                  0800 Posting of Colors
                                                                                     0830-0930 NCTOA business meeting
                                                      0930-1000 Vendor time
                                                                                                       1000-1200 Pat McNamara (TMACS) Combat                                                                                           Tactical Fitness
                                                                                                   1200-1400 lunch (on your own) Vendor Time
                                                                                                             1400-1700 Cpl. Jeremy Borchardt, Dallas SWAT.                                                                                                                            BLM ambush Debrief (Keynote)
                                                          1700 Dinner (on your own)
                                                                                                             1900-until Hospitality room featuring Amendola                                                                                                      Cigar Co. rolling cigars.

       Day 3/4 June 4,5, 2020     

0800 report time for breakout sessions

Dallas SWAT, HRT Debrief/tabletop location TBD

Sheriff Mike Neal/Raoul Rivas, vehicle gunfighting, shooting out of and into vehicles (2 One day classes at the Durham Police range)

Richard L. McCall Jr., Sniper refresher ( 2 One day classes at the Durham County Sheriff's Office range)

Liberty Dynamic ( 2 one day certification classes on NFDD diversionary devices)

Norse Tactical Walter Martin, Rifle/pistol tactics and building clearing (1 Two day class, first day at the DCSO rangs, second day DPD range Old FOP lodge for FoF with Sims)

Tactical Mindset A.A. Boone ( 4 four hour classes at the Durham Hilton)

Tactical Medic Class Dave Cuddeback (4 four hour classes at the Durham Hilton)

Tactical ICS Banzai McLaughlin ( 4 four hour classes at the Durham Hilton)

Clan Lab Awareness, Bill Loucks, NC Justice Academy ( 4 four hour classes at the Durham Hilton)

Day 3 June 4, 2020

1830 Callout Dinner with Raoul Rivas Debriefing on the Orlando Pulse Night Club terrorist attack

Round Counts for classes are as follows:
Sniper Class                             250 Rounds
                          Rifle CQC                                   500 pistol/500 rifle
                    Vehicle Assault                          200 pistol/100 rifle

As of now these are the final classes once again team leaders or individuals who registered please pick your top 3 classes you would like to attend and email that info to Rex Hatch at these classes will fill up quick and are on a first come first serve basis.


Reserve your spot today.