Tactical Handcuffing and Baton

Use of Force Certification – Handcuffing and Baton

Online and In-Class training options are available.

The GCT Tactical Handcuffing & Use of Force Training Program will ensure you receive the proper training and knowledge in the use of Handcuffs and Expandable Baton.

This 8 hour training program provides the candidate with proper Take-Down Techniques, Subject Control Tactics, as well as Ground Defense Techniques. A Use of Force Competency Certification Card is provided upon successful completion of the program.

This training program can be completed both in-class or on-line.  The online course can be completed from your home computer, laptop or smart phone. This program can be completed on your own time and pace.

GCT is an Internationally  Recognized Use of Force System which has been modified from current police procedures to accommodate the specific training requirements of the Private Security Industry.

The GCT Use Of Force training program is recognized and in use internationally. This program has been reviewed by a court recognized Use of Force subject matter expert and has been awarded a letters of recommendation.

The GCT Training System sets the standard and is utilized by Security & Investigation Agencies.

Use of Force certification is valid for 12 months and requires annual recertification as recommended by international courts.

Course Outline

Use of Force Legalities
Passive Handcuffing
Active Handcuffing
Non-compliant Cuffing
Take-down Techniques
Grounding Techniques
Suspect Control Techniques
Knife Defense
Blocking Techniques
Defensive Tactics
Proper use of Baton
Ground Defense Tactics
Positional Asphyxia


Use of Force certification cards will be issued upon completion of the training program.

Contact us for upcoming In-Class course dates and locations. 1.888.483.0887

Become A Certified Use of Force Instructor !

  • Increase your qualifications within the private security industry.
  • Train and certify students in the use of Handcuffs and Baton.
  • Train security guards on behalf of your security company or independently.
  • Generate additional income by becoming a Use of Force Instructor ! 

To find out more about upcoming instructor training dates, location, cost and process, please email [email protected]