The Police Trainers topic helps trainers keep up with the latest training methods and ideas being tried across the country, and is an invaluable resource for any officer who wants to add the word “trainer” to the resume. For the police trainer, passing along the knowledge gained over a long and successful career is often the only thing “better” than being a cop on the street.
Acie Mitchell demonstrates how to react to a gun threat when you do not have time to draw your gun out. He explains the importance of relaxing and talking to the subject in order to keep them calm and keep the subject from pulling the trigger.
Dave Smith sits down with Street Survival Instructor, Chief Tim Goergen, to discuss effective ways to facilitate organizational change. He explains the importance of coming up with a plan and taking into consideration all parts of the organization that will be affected by a new policy or piece of equipment. If you want to help your agency come up with innovative ways to make positive changes, the first step is to create a plan with a list of action items.
Kevin Dillon demonstrates how to control multiple suspects and control threats in close quarter circumstances. He explains how to develop a mechanical motion and come in from different angles and positions in order to fit close quarter engagements.
Dave Smith sits down with top law enforcement instructor, Dennis Tueller, to discuss the topic of firearms training. Dennis explains what he is and is not impressed with regarding current firearms training techniques.