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David Blake, The Science of Training

David Blake The Science of Training
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David Blake, a Field Training Officer with the Livermore (Calif.) Police Department, retired after 15 years of federal and local police experience and currently serves as a Departmental Force Options Instructor. He has seven years of SWAT experience between DOE SRT and departmental SWAT. He is a certified Force Science Analyst and has attended the CA POST Human Factors course. Blake holds a BS in Criminal Justice Management and is completing his thesis on police stress / use of force for consideration of his MS in Psychology. He holds instructor certificates in Defensive Tactics, Firearms, Force Options Simulator, Reality Based Training, and WMD. He is an experienced large scale training manager who has been an integral part of site planning and operations for Urban Shield over the last seven years. 

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