Oleoresin Capsicum (O.C) Spray Instructor Course

The Northeast Alabama Law Enforcement Academy will present a two day Oleoresin Capsicum (O.C.). The tuition for this course covers instructor notebooks and materials, handouts, and refreshments. The course will begin at 8:00 am at the Academy.

CLASS TITLE: OC Instructor's Class

CLASS DURATION: Two eight hour blocks (2 days)

STUDENT REQUIREMENTS FOR CLASS: Student must have statement from supervisor which states student has been exposed to the OC agent utilized by their agency at least once

SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR CLASS: Note taking material and a degree of attentiveness

  1. History of chemical agents in general
  2. Overview of current chemical agents in use
  3. History of OC agents
  4. Physiological effects of OC on the human body
  5. Guidelines for OC use in the field
  6. OC and force continuum policy
  7. Agency policies regarding OC use
  8. OC products and equipment....what works and what doesn't
  9. The law and OC use
  10. Mechanics of a basic OC certification class
  11. Explanation of certification and how to maintain it
  12. Class content review
  13. Final exam

INSTRUCTOR: William F. DeButy, Lieutenant Retired
E-MAIL: CNCSOC@bellsouth.net

This cost of this course is $100.00.

We must have your registration form to guarantee your seat in the course. Registration deadline is 1 week prior to course date. If for some reason, you are unable to attend the course we must be informed of your cancellation by fax, e-mail, or letter. This must be done by the last business day before the class starts. Otherwise you will be invoiced half of the course tuition fee.

For more information e-mail us or call (256) 782-5318.

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