course PS – OC/Pepper Spray Certification

OC / Pepper Spray

Certification Course

Course Topics:

  • What is OC?
  • Heat of OC, Concentration Levels and Calculating Capsaicin Content
  • Spray Patterns
  • Skin Sensitivity, Effects on the Eyes and Respiratory System
  • Other Effects and After Effects
  • How to Use OC
  • General After Use Guidelines and Post Exposure Cleansing
  • In-Custody Deaths and Recognizing Excited Delirium
  • General OC Information, Number of Bursts, Flammability, Area Recovery, Storage and Shelf Life
  • Material Safety Data Sheets
  • Resistance and Control Management


  • Officer and Individual Factors and Escalation Through the Levels of Control
  • Recognizing the Threat
  • Elements of Reporting Resistance and Control
  • Agency Policies and Procedures
  • Principles of Balance, Movement, Center and Reaction Time
  • Defensive Position
  • Relative Positioning
  • Drawing Techniques
  • Spraying techniques for single or multiple aggressors
  • Contact and Cover System
  • Moving Attack
  • Ground Defense
  • Defense from an OC Attack

This certification course is available:
On campus
On site – We bring the school to you!
In a defensive tactics or other seminar format.

$109 per person
10 Students Minimum
Travel Fees May Apply

Certification in the appropriate and legal use of this defensive weapon will help to protect the user from legal consequences and liabilities as well as provide a solid defense in ay legal actions.

Certification in the use of chemical sprays for most private security, investigators and other non-sworn officers is often required by state law prior to possessing or displaying on a duty belt or in other public areas.

We “Bring the School to You”.™   
This course can be taught at your business, school, or other location.

Please contact: 804-290-4388

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