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Chemical Agents (Pepper Spray Training)
May 1 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm$200
The course consists of classroom instruction that includes the history and theory of aerosol based
defense weapons. Legal aspects of escalation and de-escalation of the use of force are covered, as well
as proper verbalization and deployment of the weapon system.
There is also a specific curriculum dedicated to the proper legal, moral and ethical use of such devices.
Additionally, students are taught the proper first aid techniques after the weapon is deployed to
minimize criminal and civil liability.
Each student if required to participate in the practical application of an inert tear gas canister. Inert tear gas will be provided along with live and computer assisted instruction.
A training card is issued at the completion of this course and each student is required to have this card
in possession if carrying tear gas or pepper spray while working as a security guard. A written final
exam is required and upon successful completion a certificate will be issued to the student.