This two week 80-hour course is designed to develop an instructor who is capable of presenting professional courses of instruction in the specific law enforcement skill of Defensive Tactics/Arrest Control Techniques. Numerous training styles (FBI, Koga etc.) and techniques will be introduced to the students. The curriculum covers use of force law, weapon retention, weapon disarming, handcuffing/searching techniques, impact weapons (baton) and impact suit integration. The course will emphasize a system designed for law enforcement training in AOT and the Basic Academies. Force transition and decision-making components are integrated into the presentation of weaponry. Maximum enrollment is 28 students.
Public Safety Agency personnel and Instructors.
Wear lose clothing, bring duty belt with impact weapon.
2.00 Semester Unit(s)
P.O.S.T. Plan II
Certificate awarded upon completion.
617 Mountain View Ave., Belmont
Students are required to bring:
Note taking materials
Duty belt with holster, handcuffs with key, straight baton, baton ring, OC spray carrier, EDW (Taser) holster if carried
leather gloves (light weight)
Monday to Friday 0800 to 1700 each day
Agency personnel: please email or phone in the following information:
Self-sponsored individuals for Basic Academy, Modular Program and/or Requal courses: Click here for complete reservation details and to download registration documents. You can make a reservation by phone with a minimum required deposit; however, all registration documents and course fees must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the start date of the course.
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All Students are required to pay for the course by the first day of class.
Cancellation / Refund Policy
Out of consideration for people who are on a waiting list please cancel your reservation no later than 21 days prior to first day of class. After the 21-day cancellation period, students will forfeit $50.00. Substitutions or transfer of registration to another (qualified public safety) member is permitted.
Each class has a minimum enrollment requirement. If the minimum enrollment is not reached for the course three weeks before the class begins, the class will be cancelled, and deposits will be refunded in full.
*ALL FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. NO EXCEPTIONS. When possible students will be advised of any fee changes prior to course start date. Tuition fee increases made at anytime by the State Chancellor's office may require collection of additional fees from students. We Accept Visa, MasterCard, Money Order, Cashier's Check, Cash or Agency Billing (by arrangement). Make Money Order or Cashiers Checks payable to: SBRPSTC
Out of State or Non-Affiliated students who have not lived in California for at least one (1) year and one (1) day prior to state of college semester are subject to "out of state" college registration fees in addition to the fees listed above. Please check with our staff for details and exact costs.
This program is presented through the South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium of Community Colleges (SBRPSTC), which includes Evergreen Valley College, Gavilan College, Monterey Peninsula College, Ohlone College, DeAnza College, Hartnell College and the College of San Mateo. Courses and programs presented for college credit will be funded, transcript and certified through one of these accredited institutions.