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MN – Overcoming Size Differences For Female Enforcers

MN – Overcoming Size Differences for Female Enforcers

Congratulations to the recent graduates of the L.O.C.K.U.P.® – Overcoming Size Differences for Female Enforcers!!

The course received a five star rating from 100% of attending students. Please review the students comments below.

“Great presentation and explanations.”
“Everything explained, demonstrated and made it easier to perform.”
“I am more likely to go hands on when it is appropriate as I am more comfortable taking people down.”
“There was a purpose to everything that was explained to us.”
“Loved the hands on training, the motivation the instructor (Lt. Weinbeck) had.”
“Instructors knew material in-depth an could answer questions about techniques.”
“The hands on training reinforced every aspect of the training.”
“I can continue to practices these skills with my co-workers to keep proficient based upon my clear knowledge of the skills.”
“A lot of repetition, skills were broken down and easy to follow.”
“Fantastic! I will definitely use these techniques on the street.”
“Instructors were very helpful if I didn’t understand something and went through the steps clearly.”

St Paul Police Dept. PDI
Overcoming Size Differences for Female Enforcers

March 24 – 25, 2015

This two day course is designed for female officers to address violent encounters dealing with suspects of larger stature. When attempting control larger suspects, size and strength differentials necessitate combat strategies less reliant on pure upper body strength. The concepts and techniques can be utilized by any officer addressing a larger suspect. The same L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Combat orientation provides the core of the instruction. The days are hands-on and mentally challenging. Officers train and drill wearing vest and gun belt because anything else makes no sense.

Officers learn:
L.O.C.K.U.P. Police Training System and Principals
Risk Assessment and Threat Indicators
Fear Management and Control
Police Combat vs. Defensive Tactics
Fighting Techniques and Fatigue
Understanding Weapon Integration
Offensive Takedown Manipulations
Active Diffusion Strategies
Team Approach and Strategies
Understanding Mass / Power and Kinetic Energy
Overcoming/ Understanding Size Challenges
Using Your Size to Your Benefit
Angles of Attack and Escape
Proper Weapon and Target Selection
Taser to Physical Control

BDU Style Pants · Boots w ankle Support
Body Armor · Red Gun
Full Gun belt · Handcuffs

Course Flier



Sergeant Amanda Heu
St. Paul Police Department
Professional Development Institute
367 Grove Street – Saint Paul, MN 55101
Main:    651-266-5555
Direct:  651-266-5652
Fax:      651-266-5675

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