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GROUND DEFENSE: TRANSITIONS

 

Course Description: Pre-requisites: Completion of Ground Defense I and II. Copies of the certificates shall be submitted with the application. This one-day course allows students to put into action the techniques from Ground Defense I and II in dynamic, live action scenarios. Students will participate in drills which emphasize the need to transition from one Use of Force option to another based upon the actions of the subject. Takedown avoidance, subject control, joint lock or vascular restraint, weapon deployment and retention exercises will be conducted. The content of this course changes every year to permit students to continuously refresh their skills and improve their knowledge base with discussions and demonstrations of new techniques or modifications of existing techniques

Additional Information: Student Equipment: Athletic clothing, soft body armor, issued duty belt and associated equipment. A mouth guard is required for this course. DUE TO THE PHYSICAL NATURE OF THIS TRAINING, STUDENTS SHOULD EVALUATE THEIR OWN FITNESS LEVEL PRIOR TO ENROLLING IN THIS COURSE.

Registration: Please register for the classes below using form SP 8-130.

Locations: For a list of all training centers and directions, please visit the Training Center Page.

 

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