FULL LIST OF POSA Training - page 2 Topics
While handcuffing is one of the most common tasks performed, it is also one of the most dangerous. This video, with Ralph Mroz, covers various techniques and offers tips to increase speed and officer safety.
Hostage and Suicide Incidents (POSA)–
This program discuses the dynamics of, and response to, a person threatening to kill themselves or someone else that they have taken hostage. Covered are steps to take by responding officers to keep things under control until hostage negotiator or SWAT arrives.
Initial Response to Hazmat Incidents for LE (POSA)–
This video with Michael D. Finney covers the tools needed and safety concerns when officers first respond to hazardous material incidents.
Meth Labs, Meth Response and Meth Users (POSA)–
This presentation with Rick Hetzel familiarizes officers about: how to recognize a lab if you are approaching one or are in one, how to recognize a dangerous meth user, the chemicals used in clandestine meth manufacture, and what to do if you encounter a user or a meth lab. NOTE: The accompanying PowerPoint file may be downloaded at www.posai.org/access-training-programs
Narrative-Based Interviews (POSA)–
The Lie Guy, Stan Walters, discusses the narrative based interview technique as a method to get accurate information that can be adapted for any situation including time-critical, on-scene information gathering.
Tactical Knife Skills (POSA)–
Knife skills are as vital as firearms skills. Learn knife techniques that will not only allow you to fight with a knife, but defend against a knife attack as well in this video featuring Ralph Mroz.
Tactical Shotgun (POSA)–
This video, with Ralph Mroz, covers all aspects of one the most powerful and versatile weapons in our arsenal. Learn about hardware options, ammunition choices and various shooting and reloading techniques.
Terrorism Awareness (POSA)–
As the first line of defense, LE officers play a critical role in fighting terrorism. This program, with Michael Finney, covers common definitions, tactics and targets of terrorists and defensive tactics that can be used.
The Defensive Snubby (POSA)–
Filmed at the first Snubby Summit, various firearm experts from across the country discuss all aspects of the use of a snubby as a defensive/back-up weapon.
Training Women (POSA)–
Lt. Yalena Pawella, formally of the Moscow Police Force, discusses the differences of, and the various techniques for training women in law enforcement.
Vehicle Fires (POSA)–
This training, with Larry Holloman, covers the priorities for officers responding to vehicle fires, various hazards, vehicle placement, LE duties at a fire scene, and safety issues.
When a Child Dies on a Call (POSA)–
This presentation, with Dr. Anne Bisek, deals with first responder psychological issues when a child dies during an incident.
When to Seek Therapy (POSA)–
Dr.Anne Bisek, a psychologist practicing in Fremont, California, discusses questions that first responders often have about seeking therapy.
Indoor Marijuana Grow Operation (POSA)–
Not widely known, this program with Ralph Mroz covers the dangers to first responders to large and small indoor marijuana grow operations.
Single Officer Building Searches (POSA)–
Searching a building can be dangerous, especially so when done by a lone officer. Learn the methods of exterior and interior searching, taught by of of the primary instructors for the country's oldest SWAT Team in this lesson with John Ray.
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