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RI – L.O.C.K.U.P. ®  5 Day Arrest and Control Instructor Training

Rhode Island Municipal Police Academy
L.O.C.K.U.P. ®  5 Day Arrest and Control Instructor Training

June 13 – 17, 2022 

Congratulations to the Graduates of the LOCKUP Arrest and Control Instructor class hosted by the Rhode Island Municipal Training Academy on June 13 – 17, 2022. The attending officers from throughout Rhode Island, Maine, and Pennsylvania actively participated in this mentally and physically demanding five-day program. These officers are now qualified LOCKUP Arrest and Control Instructors and will be teaching their departments in their perspective states.
“This was an extremely impressive team of instructors.” Lt. Kevin Dillon (ret)
This is what the attending students had to say:
Please assess the quality of this presentation.
90% of attending students rated this program as the highest level of excellence. 10% rated the course as very good. 100%Recommend this course to their peers.
The presentation ties everything together from going hands-on to report writing.
Clear and concise.
Excellent quality.
High quality very engaging.
The best training I’ve received thus far.
K. D. (Lt. K. Dillon) does a great job using stories to break up lectures to give you examples of how it worked for him.
Great presentation.
Impressed with the quality /detailed inability to teach the information.
Well presented, good mix of classroom and hands on training.
Excellent job of teaching application and why we do things in a certain way.
In-depth classroom presentations and step-by-step physical techniques provided a clear understanding.
Very well organized. insightful and helpful.
Everything ties together and interlocks to further the instruction.
All slides, videos, and diagrams assisted with the processing of the information being taught.
High volume of quality lessons taught.
The instructors were excellent, very motivated, and knowledgeable.
Due to this training, I have a better insight into report writing and situational awareness.
As a use of force instructor, there are several ways this will help me record and organize training.
The perfect balance of classroom and mat time.
I believe every officer should be certified as lock up.
Instructors: very knowledgeable and open to questions answered in a timely manner with an abundance of different resources.
Both instructors were great. We’re very passionate about the program.
Highly trained and motivated.
The knowledge gained through this training will help shape future lesson plans.
I will be able to provide better training to my department.
Gave tons of good info and practical uses that can be transferred to officers back at my PD.
An intensive 5-day nationally recognized training program on L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Arrest and Control  Instructor Course. This course provides in-depth use of force – arrest and control training.  This training program develops a solid foundation of de-escalation tactics and physical manipulation techniques with instructional methods that will certify the student as a  L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Arrest and Control Instructor. The empty-hand skills can be relied upon by individual officers or deployed as 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 – De-escalation Skills
  • Instructional Techniques to Fit the Employee
  • Gross Motor Orientated Techniques
  • Instructional Methods for Teaching
  • Team Takedowns for Immediate Control
  • Individual-Based Takedowns
  • Decisive Force vs. Defensive Strategies
  • Team Communications and Takedowns
  • Police Ground Control Tactics
  • Environmental Training
  • Physiological Changes of Human Aggression

Missouri POST Certified Training.            

“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.®  Executive SummaryAssessment of L.O.C.K.U.P.®

ONLY $795.00

ONLY $695.00

Camp Fogarty, 2841 S. County Trail, East Greenwich, Rhode Island.
Stephen A. Lombardi, Director of Continuing Education  Office Phone is 401-205-1678.

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