The school administration may have staff attend for more days of training after completing the First Steps training to learn techniques to subdue violent individuals. The safest strategy for subduing a violent subject is teamwork. Working together with others takes commonality of skills and communication to achieve maximum safety.
The principals of physical control learned in the First Steps program combine to expedite multiple staff control to a highly safe level. Your staff will feel a strong level of confidence when they complete this program.
In reverse, the participant in the class is exposed to multiple opponent situations. Group dynamics for crowd control are familiarized with. The participant when exposed to the multiple opponent situations learns a high level of awareness and skill.
Handcuffing training and certification are conducted for security personnel. Subduing a subject physically with force is a last resort. Respect for a person’s freedom and safety weigh heavily in the decision to subdue. Once the violator is subdued, humane treatment balanced with safety precautions are roll played to ensure performance. Minimizing bad publicity to the school and student safety is considered in all the tactics employed.
All programs use physical and written testing completes the program to ensure learning and liability protection.
The physical control program is a familiarization. Students from the beginning are taught that correct regular intense practice is the guarantee of avoiding and safety in a violent confrontation. Physical conditioning plays a large role in the defenders success. Customized training and private training can be taken to perfect the physical control skills to a high level. Impact weapon, ground fighting and knife training all contribute to mastering unarmed skills. Consider all of these programs in your plans.