Confronting the Armed Subject
Course Description: This course will explore the critical factors that promote, impede, and ultimately determine officer survival when confronting a violent attacker armed with an edged weapon or firearm. This course will consist of classroom lecture and practical exercise.
Instructional Hours: 1 Day/8 Hours
Instructional Objectives: To expose students to the essential elements of officer survival when confronted by an armed attacker.
Upon completion, students will have explored:
- Core essentials of the survival mindset.
- The survival triangle.
- Mental preparation.
- Tactical imagery.
- Reaction time science and the limits of human physiology.
- Hesitation pitfalls and contributing factors.
- Anatomy and psychology of an edged weapon attack
- Edged weapon defense and disarming.
- Firearm disarming.
Course Completion Requirements: Attendance and successful completion of a knowledge check, as well as participating in all practical exercises.
Audience: PSP Enlisted, LCE, LEO, MP
MPOETC CLEE Hours: 6 - CLEE ID# - CLE00521
Additional Information: All students are required to bring casual gym attire.
Registration: Please register for the classes below using form SP 8-130. All applications must be received 7 days prior to the course start date.
Locations: For a list of all training centers and directions, please visit the Training Center Page.
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