AAA-Protective Realm Training Academy - Pepper Spray & Tactics - Grand Rapids, MN
AAA-Protective Realm Training Academy  - A  Realm  Of  Possibilities
OC Pepper Spray Two (2) hours, 
Defensive Tactics Four (4) hours, 
Handcuffing, Prone & Wall, Proper Search Procedures Six (6) hours
 
Courses Can Be Combined For A Six (6) or Eight (8) hour Training Course
 
  Outline
1. ETHICS
A) Fundamental Duty
B) Conduct
C) Attitude
D) Responsibility
 
2. REPORT WRITING
A) Effective field notes
B) Gathering full and accurate facts
C) Daily activity and incident reporting, (who, what, where, when, why & how)
 
3. IDENTIFICATION OF THREAT AND PROPER ACTION
A) Officer safety
B) Threat identification
C) Non-weapon, weapon approach
D) Approaching a situation
E) Suspect attitude
F) Protection of crime scene
 
4. RADIO PROCEDURE'S
A) When to use the radio?
B) How to use the radio?
C) Radio codes and call signs
 
5. COMMUNICATIONS
A) Communication skills, verbal techniques
B) Active listening
C) Confidentiality responsibilities
D) Cultural sensitivity & gender equality
 
6. MINNESOTA STATUTES
A) Authorized Use of Force, 609.06
B) Justifiable Taking of Life, 609.065
C) Assault, 609.221 - 609.224
D) Firearm Carry Permit, 624.714
E) Trespass, etc.
 
7. MINNESOTA STATUTES 629.37 - 629.39
A) Arrest by Private Person, 629,37
B) Disclosure of Cause; Means Used, 629.38
C) Private Person Making Arrest, Proceedings, 629.39
 
8. DO'S AND DON'TS IN USING FORCE
A) Use of Force Continuum
B) Mental States of Mind for Survival
C) Alternatives to the "Use of Force"
D) Cover and Concealment
1. What is cover?
a) Impenetrable protects you
2. What is concealment?
a) Hides you but does not protect you.
 
9. APPROACHING A SUSPECT
A) Inside Position; where should you be to the suspect and where should the suspect be to you as you walk up on a situation.
1. Position I,         approaching in the interview stance
2. Position II,        escort position
3. Position II-1/2,  restrain position
4. Position III,       take down or full control position
 
10. REACTIONARY GAP
A) During this section the student will be given an understanding of what can be used as a weapon against him or other innocent persons and what is a safe distance during his approach
1. Distance while approaching a person.
2. Distance while approaching a vehicle.
3. Distance needed to handle different situations.
 
11. PRESSURE POINTS AND NERVE MOTOR POINTS
A) Expected effect of striking techniques
B) Pressure point take-downs
C) Defending against hand grabs, front and rear
D) Proper hand-cuffing techniques
 
12. HANDCUFFING
       A) Handcuffing During Temporary.                       Detention
        B) Prone Handcuffing and Search.                 Position 
        C) Basic Wall Handcuffing and Search.                Position
 
13. CHEMICAL AEROSOL SPRAY
A) History
B) Chemical Compounds & OC
C) Chloro\Aceto\Phemone (CN)
D) Orthho\Chloro-Benzal-Malononitrile (CS)
E) Oleoresin Capsicum (OC)
F) Decontamination Methods
1. Humans    (CN/CS)
2. Buildings   (CN/CS)
3. Humans    (OC)
4. Buildings   (OC)
G) Safety Storing,   (CN/CS/OC)
H) Do's and Don'ts (CN/CS/OC)