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RI – Arrest and Control Instructor Recertification

L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Police Combat
Arrest and Control Instructor Recertification

Hosted by
Cranston RI Police Department
Recertification  Dates    Nov. 18 – 20, 2020 

 A  3-day L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Arrest and Control Instructor  RECERTIFICATION Course. 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 Basic L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Arrest and   Control Instructor. The empty-hand skills can be relied upon by individual  officers or with as teams.  This system is a complete arrest and control program that fully integrates all weapons systems of law enforcement.  It is street proven, court tested and retainable for the officer. This system has been developed by Lt. Kevin F. Dillon, an internationally recognized  expert in use of force. This system, techniques and and concepts has also been defendable in court. 


  • Risk Management for Confrontations
  • Legal Aspects of Use of Force
  • Report Writing, Documentation and Tracking
         “You can’t manage what you do not measure.”
  • Verbal Communication – De-escalation Skills
  • Instructional Techniques to Fit the Employee
  • Gross Motor Orientated Techniques
  • Instructional Methods for Teaching
  • Retainable Techniques
  • Individual Based Takedowns
  • Integration with Less Lethal Options
  • Team Communications and Takedowns
  • Police Ground Fighting Tactics
  • Environmental Training
  • Physiological Changes During Human Aggression

“The agency has an excellent self defense training program which contributed greatly to their success in low usage of less lethal weapons during this accreditation period.”   C.A.L.E.A.®  Assessment of L.O.C.K.U.P.® CALEA® Executive Summary


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