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Personal Defense Spray Instructor

LET700  - 16.00 Hours

Schedule

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific requirements. For more information about this course
or to schedule a class, please contact us at (800) 423-8433 or publicsafety@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

OC Spray PicturePersonal defense sprays represent an important self-defense and subject control tool for law enforcement and security personnel. It is important that instructors construct a safe learning environment for students to ensure safety and maximum learning value. This course is designed to promote safe and effective use of law enforcement chemical defense sprays. The participant will learn when defense sprays are appropriate, tactics of application, proper means of handling, and decontamination of those exposed. Additionally, the participant will be aware of the potential medical implications associated with the use of defense sprays.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements LET700 Personal Defense Spray Course #78031.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this class

Topics

  • Composition of modern defense sprays
  • Control tactics follow-up procedures
  • Decontamination Procedures
  • Defense spray selection
  • Delivery systems
  • History of law enforcement chemical weapons
  • Physiological effects of defense sprays
  • Practical exercises
  • Practical Exercises Performed
  • Tactics of application
  • Use of force issues

Audience

  • Law enforcement officers, detention officers, and security personnel authorized to carry defense sprays

Requirements

  • Exposure to chemical defense spray during class is mandatory

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

GSA contract number:GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact publicsafety@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 423-8433.

Education Credits

16.00 Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)

1.60 CEU

Contact Information

Law Enforcement

Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Toll-Free: (800) 423-8433 | Fax: (979) 862-2788
publicsafety@teex.tamu.edu

Other Information

Accreditation Agreements


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