Expandable Baton/Impact Weapon
Used properly, the baton can be a useful tool in combating resistance and increasing officer safety. However, used improperly, it can be a source of injury to the officer and liability for both the officer and the agency. This program also examines how other objects or weapons of opportunity can be used by the officer to protect themselves when a baton is not available. This programs examines:

Use of Force
Movement Considerations
Nomenclature
Strikes Options
Body Targets
Baton Techniques

Length of program: 1-day

Instructor Certification also available. Each graduate is provided a CD with handout materials, lesson plan and PowerPoint.