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Courses

HFRG/PPCT Training Courses

The HFRG Tactical Team Close-Quarter-Countermeasures Course is designed to provide tactical team operators with non-lethal force options.
The HFRG Defensive Tactics System is the first subject control system developed through tactical, legal and medical research.
5 Day Instructor Course. The HFRG Defensive Tactics System is the first subject control system developed through tactical, legal and medical research.
The HFRG Disruptive Student Management Course is designed to control the “physical actions” of student violence.
This 40-hour course is designed to teach students to teach others how to create and facilitate court-defensible practical learning simulations that closely replicate the environments and stress levels officers face in real-life street situations, to allow students to experience such events in a safe learning environment where they can make mistakes and learn from them without risk to their personal safety.
The new Edged Weapon Countermeasures course is based upon the reality of an imminent Lethal Force Engagement.
The HFRG Escape and Evasion Instructor Course provides insight into the principles of avoidance, escape, and evasion.
The HFRG Inmate Control System is the first subject control system developed through tactical, legal and medical research.Tactically, the system addresses the most common types of resistance officers encounter, allowing the instructor to maximise training on job related techniques
The HFRG Pressure Point Control Tactics course was the first subject control system designed based on tactical, legal and medical research. It was originally developed as a supplement to existing defensive tactics or impact weapon systems.
The HFRG Sexual Harassment and Rape Prevention (SHARP) course has been specifically designed to meet the needs of women when control methods and assault prevention methods are required. Principles and strategies for effectively reducing the likelihood of assault through actual techniques of countering an attack are stressed in this program.
The HFRG Spontaneous Knife Defense System is designed to meet the needs of students who are confronted by a spontaneous knife assault and unable to retrieve a weapon.
The Threat Pattern Recognition Use of Force (TPR UoF) Manual is the newest version of the the successful Defensive Tactics program taught by HFRG/PPCT for close to 40 years.
Health care facilities and services are constantly faced with the increased violence toward their staff. The HFRG Violent Patient Management System is specifically designed to control patient violence using medically approved techniques that meet the control needs of staff, while meeting the liability concerns of administrators.