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We are a State of Florida Security Officer Training academy, offering both Class "D" and Class "G" training. Additionally, we offer public training.
Course Description The program is designed for public safety officers who deal with conflict or potential violence. This includes corporate security, contract security companies, academic or healthcare law-enforcement and security, bail enforcement, and executive protection.
Through a combination of Practical Exercises and Classroom instruction you will learn how to: Identify the stages of conflict in order to: recognize the threat, reduce the threat, and determine how and when to use force. Apply state-of-the-art tactical concepts such as: spraying techniques, disengagement, proper defensive positions, methods of movement, multiple opponent defense, contact and cover system, defense against moving attacks, ground defense, and drawing techniques. Avoid liability suits through:
Certified training, understanding the effects of OC spray, identifying factors which justify OC use, and proper OC incident documentation. We are a non-product specific training program. Once trained and certified you and your agency decide which brand, canister size, heat and spray pattern suit your needs.
What is OC? Heat of OC, Concentration Levels and Calculating Capsaicin Content Spray Patterns Skin Sensitivity, Effects on the Eyes and Respiratory System Other Effects and After Effects How to Use OC General After Use Guidelines and Post Exposure Cleansing In-Custody Deaths and Recognizing Excited Delirium General OC Information, Number of Bursts, Flammability, Area Recovery, Storage and Shelf Life Material Safety Data Sheets Resistance and Control Management Officer and Individual Factors and Escalation Through the Levels of Control Recognizing the Threat Elements of Reporting Resistance and Control Agency Policies and Procedures Principles of Balance, Movement, Center and Reaction Time Defensive Position Relative Positioning Drawing Techniques Spraying techniques for single or multiple aggressors Contact and Cover System Moving Attack Ground Defense Defense from an OC Attack
The "Practical and Tactical" Handcuffing course is the most complete and innovative handcuffing course in the country. Public safety officers including corporate security, contract security companies, academic or healthcare law-enforcement and security, bail enforcement, and executive protection will benefit from the principles and skills learned during the training program. The techniques presented are practical and effective. Topics to be covered include the safest approach and positioning for handcuffing, handcuffing non-compliant subjects, prone and kneeling handcuffing, removing handcuffs, and the use of various type of cuffs, among others.
Benefits include: Reduced Injury to Officers and Subjects Reduced Exposure to Civil Liability Reduced Workers' Compensation Payments Increased Performance, Efficiency & Speed When Applying Handcuffs Increased Confidence & Morale Increased Safety Improved Decision Making Course Topics General Handcuffing Guidelines Handcuffing History Handcuffing Dangers Trial and Error Lessons Handcuff Nomenclature Hinged, Rigid, Chain-Link and Disposable Handcuffs Care and Maintenance of Handcuffs Resistance and Control Management Officer and Individual Factors/ Escalation Through the Levels of Control Recognizing the Threat Elements of Reporting Resitance and Control Principles of Balance, Movement, Center and Reaction Time Relative Positioning Handcuffing a Subject in a Standing, Prone or Kneeling Position Resistance and Disengaging Standing a Prone Handcuffed Subject Post Handcuffing Guidelines Directing a Subject to a Prone Position Prone with Hands Under the Body Effect of Pressure of Nerve Centers Rolling a Subject to a Prone Position Removing Handcuffs Use of Contact and Cover Searching Exiting a Room or Cell where there is a Potential for Violence