ASP Baton Training

• Relative Positioning
• Science of Energy and Motion
• Three Ranges of Physical Combat
• Angles of Attack and Defense
• Baton Grips and Ready Positions
• Baton Drawing Techniques
• Baton Counter-Strikes
• Baton Shielding
• Baton Retention
• Methods of Instruction (Instructor Course)
• History of the Baton
• Baton Nomenclature
• Resistance and Control Management
• Officer and Individual Factors/ Escalation through the Levels of Control
• Recognizing the Threat
• Elements of Reporting Resistance and Control
• Agency Policies and Procedures
• Reasonable Target Selection
• Target Areas
• Principles of Balance, Movement, Center and Reaction Time