Instructor Training Courses

Law Enforcement Training

The 1-day (8 hour) Law Enforcement Instructor certification program focuses on deploying, handling, and documenting the use of Aerosol Irritant Projectors (AIP).  Medical issues and legal liability will also be addressed. This course will enhance the instructor's development in the use and training of AIP tactics and will help departments increase the safety of their officers, students, and subjects. This program addresses proper deployment techniques, available products, the SABRE Contamination Waiver, student voluntary contamination guidelines, proper decontamination, reporting force, and tactics for surviving an AIP attack. This certification is valid for three calendar years from successfully completing this course.

Civilian Safety Instructor Training

This 1-day (10 hour) Instructor Certification Program is designed to train instructor candidates in the methods of teaching effective self-defense and safety awareness utilizing SABRE pepper spray. This course will enhance the instructor’s knowledge in teaching the use and deployment of SABRE pepper sprays. Instructors will learn the essential facts about pepper spray, proper ways to carry pepper spray, how to deploy it effectively against an assailant, methods of teaching, decontamination techniques, as well as actual practice using inert canisters. By attending this course, instructor candidates will learn the SABRE Safety Awareness Concept and how to teach others to understand and adopt its principles. Instructor candidates will also be tested both via a written examination and a practical examination which gauges their instructor skills and qualifications. Finally, instructors will be presented the organizational process involved in planning and carrying out a SABRE Personal Safety Academy.