FULL LIST OF Corrections Training Videos
Applying the DRM in use-of-force incidents–
In this video, Doug Wyllie discusses the Dynamic Resistance Response Model (DRM) with Chuck Joyner. Information and tips imparted will help officers when they are faced with future use of force decisions.
How to respond to threats by closing the distance–
In this video, Doug Wyllie and Lee Shaykhet discuss responding to threats through a concept known as "closing the distance."
Complacency of leadership in corrections–
Doug Wyllie interviews Dennis Valone about complacency as it relates to those in leadership positions in law enforcement.
Applying the brachial stun after 'answering the phone'–
In this video tactical tip, Joseph “Little Joe” Ferrera discusses and demonstrates how you can combine two techniques previously covered in his DT series — answering the phone, and the brachial stun.
Women behind bars–
An inside look at the women behind bars.
SCDC first CO training class for mentally ill inmates–
The South Carolina Department of Corrections began CO training classes for dealing with mentally ill inmates.
How to assess injuries with the B.A.R.S. technique–
Doug Wyllie interviews Van Postell about a technique known as B.A.R.S. This technique is a rapid injury assessment that can be used when dealing with any casualty.
Physical demands of correctional officer training academy–
A look at the physical training aspects over the duration of the seven week program.
Drills to improve your hand speed and head movement–
In this video tactical tip, Diana Rathborne of the Minnesota Kali Group — alongside demonstration partner Peter Hedrick of MPI Protective Services — elaborates on an earlier tip about developing hand speed.
The use of de-escalation tactics–
Doug Wyllie interviews Pat Doyle about the use of de-escalation tactics in correctional facilities.
How to develop your hand speed–
In this video tactical tip, Diana Rathborne of the Minnesota Kali Group — alongside demonstration partner Peter Hedrick of MPI Protective Services — demonstrates some techniques to develop hand speed that can be helpful in transitioning between different force options.
Preparing to work with Ariz.'s most dangerous criminals–
A look behind the scenes at the 1200 cadets who are trained each year for a job at the Department of Corrections in Arizona.
A look behind bars: Rookie COs-in-training–
The rookies at New Mexico Corrections Academy receive vigorous training to become new correctional officers.
Common evasion vs. common attacks–
In this video tactical tip, Peter Hetrick — Operations Manager for MPI Protective Service and MPI Training Academy — discusses and demonstrates another way to think about getting off the X for a variety of types of attack.
How to overcome weight and fitness issues–
In this video, Doug Wyllie discusses overcoming weight and fitness issues with Mark St. Hilaire, who shares his personal story about his own struggle with these issues.
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