Personal defense sprays represent an important self-defense and subject control tool for law enforcement and security personnel. It is important that instructors construct a safe learning environment for students to ensure safety and maximum learning value. This course is designed to promote safe and effective use of law enforcement chemical defense sprays. The participant will learn when defense sprays are appropriate, tactics of application, proper means of handling, and decontamination of those exposed. Additionally, the participant will be aware of the potential medical implications associated with the use of defense sprays.
This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements LET700 Personal Defense Spray Course #78031.
Please fax documents to (979) 862-2788 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org two weeks prior to class start date.
Course Completion Requirements
Exposure to chemical defense spray during class is mandatory
TopicsComposition of modern defense sprays +Control tactics follow-up procedures +Decontamination Procedures +Defense spray selection +Delivery systems +History of law enforcement chemical weapons +Physiological effects of defense sprays +Practical exercises +Practical Exercises Performed +Tactics of application +Use of force issues
- Law enforcement officers, detention officers, and security personnel authorized to carry defense sprays
Continuing Education and Professional Credits1.6 CEUs
Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)