It’s a startling new employee training video that shows a man storming into a hospital waiting room, pulling out a gun, and demanding to see a doctor. Employees at Brigham and Women’s Hospital watched it Friday to learn how to take on an armed intruder.
PoliceOne Senior Editor, Doug Wyllie, speaks with Kyle Lamb, founder of Viking Tactics, Inc. Kyle has trained many law enforcement officers to focus on standing in a fighting formation in open shooter instances. By following the fighting formation technique, officers are more likely to stay safe and to also catch the suspect.
In this PoliceOneTV Original, Betsy Brantner-Smith speaks with Philip Hemphill at IALEFI 2009. He was this year's keynote speaker and has been in the highway patrol for 29 years. Phil discusses what it takes to become a championship shooter, including desire, dedication and proper training.
Taking the time to stop and evaluate your motions is something rarely practiced on the job or in training. Firearms Instructor Lou Ann Hamblin discusses the importance of getting feedback from her trainees in order to maximize their training experience.