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L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Arrest and Control CT – 9  Day Instructor Training

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CT – 9  Day Instructor Training
Hosted by Waterbury CT PD

Congratulations to the new L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Combat Arrest and Control Instructors who attended and successfully completed the physically challenging 9 day  Instructor program. Officers from throughout CT and RI attended the class. These instructors are now qualified to conduct recruit and in-service training to the officers or their agencies in  the L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Combat Arrest and Control System.
The L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Police Combat System is being instructed to officers in 20 states and 5 countries. 

This is what the graduates had to say:

If the please assess the quality of this presentation.
18 out of 20 students rated it as the highest category, 2 rated it as 4 Very Good.

  • It has absolutely the best training program I have ever been to.
  • High quality, very in-depth.
  • Clear to the point and easy to understand.
  • Very well organize and structured.
  • Great hands on.
  • Excellent!
  • Excellent course,  K.D. (Lt. Dillon) was entertaining that have we learned a large amount of information.
  • Amazing.
  • Lots of energy.  Explained in multiple ways.
  • Best training I’ve ever had.
  • Well presented.
  • Very clear in systematic instruction.

Was this program relevant to your work assignment?
19/ 20 Students rated this course at the highest level 5, one rated it as 4 Very Good.

  • Extremely relevant.  Can be used in many different scenarios.
  • 100%
  • Absolutely! 
  • Applies to everyday work and personal life for self defense and protection.
  • All examples and scenarios apply to our work.
  • Yes it furthers my knowledge of LOCKUP program.
  • Yes!
  • Extremely relevant.
  • Yes we are armed and on the street many times aloneOTHER COMMENTS
  • I will be able to pass this on to other members of my department and make them safer.
  • Excellent instructors with positive attitudes. 
  • I am 100% confident now with being able to protect myself from bigger guys.
  • All instructors took their time to ensure that we understood, were proficient and confident in the moves.
  • All instructors were knowledgeable and helpful to students.
  • Amazing material, can’t wait to pass it on.
  • Great defense training.
  • Lt. Dillon is awesome, well-spoken an extremely dynamic.
  • I will be able to pass on what I know to new officers going through the New Britain academy.
  • Great class for concepts is to have a plan of attack.
  • Allow me to explain liability and when officers should engage in with what level of force.

(Session 1 April 24 – 26, 2018) (Session 2 – May 8 – 10,2018) (Session 3 May 15 – 17, 2018

An intensive 9-day training program on L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Combat Arrest and Control – Train the Trainer. This course provides in-depth arrest and control confrontation training.  It develops a solid foundation of   de-escalation tactics, physical manipulation techniques with instructional methods that will certify the student as a  Connecticut Arrest and Control Instructor. The empty-hand skills can be relied upon by individual  officers or with teams.  This system is a complete arrest and control  program that fully integrates all weapons systems of law enforcement.


  • Risk Management for Confrontations
  • Legal Aspects of Use of Force
  • Report Writing, Documentation and Tracking
  • Verbal Communication – Effective De-escalation Skills
  • Instructional Techniques to Fit the Employee
  • Trouble Shooting Combative Maneuvers
  • Fighting Tactics from Multiple Platforms
  • Decisive vs. Counter Measure Strategies
  • Team Communications and Takedowns
  • Police Ground Fighting Tactics
  • Managing and Documenting Training
  • Environmental Training
  • Physiological Changes During Human Aggression
  • Much more!

* CT POSTC approved, credits applied *

Class times  0830 – 1630 daily


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