Arrest and control tactics for protection professionals

The Defensive Tactics Threat Pattern Recognition (also known as Pressure Point Control Tactics, or PPCT) course from Human Factor Science teaches the physical mechanics of the use of force and arrest and control. It is required by most employers before staff are permitted to handle handcuffs. This international program is the industry standard on this content and has been developed with decades of research in the law enforcement field.


This course has been designed to provide you with a solid foundation of understanding the dynamics of protection while working as a peace officer or a security guard.  It focuses on your ability to identify threat indicators leading up to an incident, proper positioning for safety, match appropriate uses of force to situations, and understand the legal responsibility you have in these situations. 

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