Pepper Spray Defense™

Pepper Spray Defense™ provides training and education that is designed to increase student awareness, knowledge, and skills in the use of Pepper Spray and Defensive sprays.

Pepper Spray Defense Training in Las Vegas

Pepper Spray Defense Training

Security and protective services agencies recognize that less lethal pepper spray defense strategies and techniques are an added level of defense in their use-of-force program.  By adding Pepper Spray Defense to your use-of-force and self-defense options these agencies are better equipped to address less-lethal encounters while mitigating liability. Proper use of defensive sprays begins with proper training and education in Pepper Spray Defense™ strategies and techniques. The Pepper Spray Defense™ training program is designed for public safety officers to reduce the potential of injury and liability when lawfully restraining and controlling an aggressive subject.

This course involves exercises, group interaction, discussion, lecture and hands-on training. VTI Associates is licensed by Personal Safety Training Inc., to provide basic and instructor training in Pepper Spray Defense.

Pepper Spray Defense Basic Course

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course is 4-hours (minimum) and discusses the following.

  • Introduction
  • What is Pepper Spray?
  • Use-of-Force and Self-Defense
  • Defensive Tactics Fundamentals
  • Handcuffing Nomenclature
  • Proper placement, Fit & Position
  • OC holding and Drawing Positions
  • Personal Defense Techniques
  • Contact and Cover Team Positioning
  • Spraying Techniques
  • Escape Techniques
  • Post Decontamination Procedures
  • Post Incident Response and Documentation

Pepper Spray Tactics™ Student Training Requirements Basic Course

  • Student must pass the written exam with a minimum score of 80%
  • Student must pass the proficiency skills test with an acceptable rating
  • Re-certification is required every 2 years (annual certification is recommended)
  • Student must pass written and proficiency test for re-certification

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COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Length: 4 hours (additional time may be required)

Enrollment: Security or related profession

Pre-Requisites: Security or related profession

Cost:

Group of 20: $1997 Course fee includes student handbook

Individual:  We are not currently offering this course on an individual enrollment basis.

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Pepper Spray Defense Instructor Course

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Handcuffing Tactics™ graduates will be certified for 3-years as an In-house Instructor Personal Safety Training Inc.  Instructors are not allowed to teach outside their agency or on an open enrollment basis.

The Pepper Spray Instructor Course authorizes students to train and certify their security staff in:

  • Pepper Spray Defense Basic Course 4 & 8 hour version (standard and modular format)
  • Pepper Spray Defense Basic Re-certification Course

This course is one day in length and discusses the following:

  • Introduction
  • What is Pepper Spray?
  • Use-of-Force and Self-Defense
  • Defensive Tactics Fundamentals
  • Handcuffing Nomenclature
  • Proper placement, Fit & Position
  • OC holding and Drawing Positions
  • Personal Defense Techniques
  • Contact and Cover Team Positioning
  • Spraying Techniques
  • Escape Techniques
  • Post Decontamination Procedures
  • Post Incident Response and Documentation

Pepper Spray Defense™ Instructor package includes: 

  • Pepper Spray Defense™ Instructor manual
  • Upon Course Completion the student will have access to the instructor portal for:
  • PowerPoint presentation for Basic Course 4hr. and modular training courses
  • VIDEOS of Pepper Spray Defense™ Techniques
  • Pepper Spray Defense™ Student Handouts and Training Forms
    • Continuing Support from VTI Associates and Personal Safety Training
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COURSE Requirements

Length: One day

Enrollment: Security or related profession

Pre-Requisites: Security or related profession

Cost Individual:  $397.00 Course fee includes instructor handbook

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