Practical And Tactical Handcuffing

Course Description
The PATH® "Practical and Tactical Handcuffing" course is the most complete and innovative handcuffing course in the country. The techniques 
presented are practical and effective. Topics to be covered include the safest approach and positioning for handcuffing, handcuffing non-compliant 
subjects, prone and kneeling handcuffing, removing handcuffs, and the use of various type of cuffs, among others.
Benefits include :
 Reduced Injury to Officers and Subjects
 Reduced Exposure to Civil Liability
 Reduced Workers' Compensation Payments
 Increased Performance, Efficiency & Speed When Applying Handcuffs
 Increased Confidence & Morale
 Increased Safety
 Improved Decision Making
Course Topics:
 General Handcuffing Guidelines
 Handcuffing History
 Handcuffing Dangers
 Trial and Error Lessons
 Handcuff Nomenclature
 Hinged, Rigid, Chain-Link and Disposable Handcuffs
 Care and Maintenance of Handcuffs
 Resistance and Control Management
 Officer and Individual Factors/ Escalation Through the Levels of Control
 Recognizing the Threat
 Elements of Reporting Resitance and Control
 Principles of Balance, Movement, Center and Reaction Time
 Relative Positioning
 Handcuffing a Subject in a Standing, Prone or Kneeling Position
 Resistance and Disengaging
 Standing a Prone Handcuffed Subject
 Post Handcuffing Guidelines
 Directing a Subject to a Prone Position
 Prone with Hands Under the Body
 Effect of Pressure of Nerve Centers
 Rolling a Subject to a Prone Position
 Removing Handcuffs
 Use of Contact and Cover
 Searching
 Exiting a Room or Cell where there is a Potential for Violence
 Methods of Instruction (Instructor Course)