This course will teach candidates the skills needed to teach defensive tactics at the entrance academy and in-service levels. Topics to be taught include Tactical Awareness, Teaching Philosophies in DT, Ground Defense, Takedowns, Takedown Defense, Weapon Retention and Takeaways, Tactical Cuffing, SPEAR Philosophies and use, Using Social Media/Video to our advantage as instructors, Personal Weapons, Recovery from a Grounded Position, Grappling, Clinch Defense/Offense, Krav Maga Choke Defenses, Classroom Safety/Limiting Injuries as a DT Instructor, Time Management as an Instructor.
This training is a very intense, hands-on and physically demanding course. Extensive classroom work is required. Each student must be able to pass the Cooper’s Fitness Assessment with a minimum score of 50%. Graduates will be certified by MPCTC as Law Enforcement/Correctional Provisional Instructors. An equipment list will be sent to students who pass the physical assessment.
These course dates are reserved for DPSCS personnel only. Additional courses will be posted in 2019 that will be open to other agencies.
7:00am – 3:00pm
2000 Toulson Rd, Jessup, Md
P30108 / C15434 IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to being accepted into the program, each student must be able to pass the Cooper’s Fitness Assessment with a minimum score of 50%. The physical assessment date is scheduled for Tuesday, November 27th, 2018 at 8:00am at PSETC Physical Training Center (905 2nd St, Sykesville, MD). Proper fitness attire is required. Contact Katie.Johnson@maryland.gov for the fitness standards scale.
10 seats of 10 total student seats are occupied for this class.
Please contact your agency training coordinator to register for this class.
Future Class Dates
There are currently no future classes of this type available for enrollment