De-escalation & Documenting Use of Force (16 hrs)

This course is designed specifically for active patrol officers by Derrick Crews, a nationally recognized premier Verbal De-Escalation Instructor. This course utilizes an academic foundation to prove the use of de-escalation. Officers learn and practice how to verbally de-escalate in real time. Written & Practical Tests are included in the course.

Course is IADLEST certified.

Response to Aggression for Female 1st Responders (16 hrs)

Ten solid defense techniques designed to greatly increase female officer safety. Course can be delivered as a one 2-Day course or two 1-Day courses to accommodate work schedules.

Use of Force Review for Supervisors (16 hrs)

In today's climate, solid and extensive documentation of the use of force is a must. Learn to construct a use of force report based upon NCGS, U.S. Supreme Court rulings, and human performance factors. Learn to complete a use of force review for executive management, and public consumption. Several scenario & group discussion breakouts. This is not a lectured based course.

Student Control Tactics for School Resource Officers (16 hrs)

SROs have a very unique role within the school. On one hand, they are expected to use force just like any uniformed officer would use on the street. On the other hand, they are expected to be mindful that the force used will most likely be a child. This course empowers an SRO to have options to control a student with no striking. If you truly want to de-escalate, being equipped with the right skill set is a must. Contact us to host this course in your area. Click here to learn more.

Use of Force Writing for Line Officers (8hrs)

Learn to construct a use of force report based upon NCGS, U.S. Supreme Court rulings, and NC training standards. Attendees are provided with all sources digitally.

Please bring your computer and duty gear. We don't sit in our seats for this report writing class. We are here to learn by doing.

Training Courses


Utilizing Your Strengths - Maximizing Your Results
(4 or 8 hrs)

Leadership is not an inherited trait, but rather a set of developed skills. You are equipped with natural strengths that once discovered will lead you to achieve your goals and personal success.

What are your natural strengths? Let us empower you to discover the leader you are meant to be! Participants receive a link to complete your top 5 Clifton Strengths Assessment before attending the course. On the day of, we will explore your various strengths and how you can put them to work.  


Church Safety Training:
Room Entry &
Emergency Care
(8 hrs)

1-day course focuses on developing the skillset of room entry concepts and medical emergency care during disturbing events. Techniques will cover strategies related to negotiating closed and open doorways, movement within hallways, and best practices for engaging threatening individuals. Emergency medical care techniques will include the application of tourniquets, hemostatic dressings and wound packing, chest seals, and equipment response bag considerations.

Contact us to host this course in your area.