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    Erie Community College
  Feb 24, 2018
Fall 2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LE 250 - Defensive Tactics Instructor Course

Credit Hours: 4

The goals of this course are two-fold: first, assure that student is competent in the basic components of a defensive tactics system; second, familiarize student with methods of teaching these components to police personnel.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • verbally explain the purpose of a defensive tactics system;
  • verbally explain techniques in each of the four levels of force and the purpose of each within the system;
  • demonstrate the performance of each technique included in levels one through four to the satisfaction of instructors;
  • teach each technique in levels one through four to fellow instructors to the satisfaction of lead instructors of the course; and
  • design programs and teach the basic components of a defensive tactics system to recruits or in-service personnel.


Year Round (N)