(5 Days / 40 Hours)

     The PPCT Defensive Tactics Course is a researched based use of force instructor system. It is one of the most respected training programs in the world.  More than 40,000 instructors worldwide teach the program.  The PPCT system is a mandatory part of training in many states including Mississippi. This system is tactically, legally and medically acceptable.
The PPCT Defensive Tactics Instructor Program includes:
  • Survival learning research (examine the motor learning and survival research)
  • Use of force principles and continuum (one major reason for law suits)
  • Handcuffing techniques (67% of police assaults during arrest)
  • Subject control techniques (tactical control techniques)
  • Defensive countermeasures (essential for defending against assaults)
  • Pressure point control techniques (for low level resistors, demonstrators)
  • Impact weapons (the proper uses of any impact weapon, despite the brand)
  • Weapon retention and disarming (approximately 15% of officers killed by own gun)
  • All training and material the student will need to effectively teach and train other officers in the defensive tactics system