For many people, the word “weapon” conjures up fear and alarm. But the fact is that when threatened, most people are willing to pick up a weapon (or tool) to defend themselves in the face of a violent attack.
Pepper spray is an excellent and effective survival tool. It is non-lethal and easy to carry and use. This training comprehensively covers the use of pepper spray and how it works, as well as the various reactions one can expect if you do end up spraying an attacker.
Course participants will gain a good understanding of when and how they can use their pepper spray effectively. The advantages and disadvantages of fog and direct stream are discussed as well as legal considerations of using pepper spray for self defense.
Everything you need to know BEFORE you use your Pepper Spray
Trainer Bio: Kelee Arrowsmith
Kelee is the founder and CEO of ACT Personal Safety. Kelee’s real passion lies in teaching people to be safe, and so she started ACT in 2007 and left the corporate world. In her full-time capacity, she spreads the word about what it really takes to be safe. This has taken her all over the globe including the USA, England, Lithuania, Germany, France, Norway, Sweden, Thailand, and Australia. She has not neglected Africa and has been active in Mozambique, Nigeria, Kenya as well as her home base in South Africa. Kelee has extensive experience in the security industry where she consults and helps problem solve in various vertical markets, including government, industrial, residential security estates, banking, retail and corporate entities.She specializes in the development of specific (relevant) training and policies & procedures for clients. Whether speaking to individuals about personal safety or guiding a large group of workshop participants through hands-on scenario-based training, Kelee brings her real world experience and insights to further the philosophy of ACT. In every training experience, she seeks to change the way people think about safety.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. When does the course start and finish? A. the course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced course – you decide when you start and when you finish
Q. How long do I have access to the course? A. How does a lifetime sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like – across any and all devices you own.
Q. What if I have questions? A. You are welcome to contact us with any relevant questions you may have and we will do our best to answer them for you