Overview of the basic defenses and counter measures against offensive attacks and the various methods used with the aggressive or violent and those affected by drugs and alcohol. Discusses use of force models, mechanics of arrest, transport considerations and reporting requirements. Covers higher-level force including strikes, kicks, impact weapons and chemical agents.
Prerequisite: Department Chair approval.
Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)
Distribution Requirement(s) Status:
Required for ATA degree
Equivalencies At Other Institutions
After completing this course, the student will be able to:
General Education Learning Values & Outcomes
Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.
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