The following courses are not available for purchase online, but are offered regularly at our academy. Please Click Here to view our course calendar to check for available dates. Please call SAFTA at (916) 500-1442 to register, or simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. If emailing, please be sure to include your name, course of interest, and contact phone number.
This four-hour course will provide the student with the familiarization and use of various restraint techniques. The student learn to articulate the basic laws of arrest, and the proper application of restraint devices. The course will cover liabilities associated with the use of these devices. The student will be able to perform several handcuffing techniques and the proper method of searching arrestees for weapons and means of escape.
This course complies with the Department of Justice, State of California requirements for licensed security officers to legally possess “Less Lethal” devices while on duty. Certifications attained upon completion include tear gas, pepper spray, TASER, and stun gun. Upon completion, students will be provided wallet cards to confirm the certification of the less lethal devices, as required for on-duty use.
Annual GC Refresher
This eight-hour refresher course is approved by the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services is required to be taken annually by all security officers in California.
The course of instruction is meant to review the basic laws of arrest and liability prevention as well as update the security officer with new legislation affecting the security industry in California. Upon completion the student will be given a certificate of completion. This certificate should be kept in the personnel file of the employee.