Official Tw1000 / LLLW Basic Course |

Official Tw1000 / LLLW Basic Course


The TW 1000 / LLLW Law Enforcement Basic program is designed for human service professionals who deal with conflict or potential violence. This includes corporations, law enforcement organizations, security companies, Military professionals, healthcare facilities, and federal agencies. This course focuses on two less-lethal products: the TW 1000 OC pepper technology of the company Carl Hoernecke Chem GmbH & Co. KG is produced and Lightning Less-Lethal Weapons manufactured by the Centurio Design. Through a combination of practical exercises and classroom instruction you will learn how to: Identify the stages of conflict in order to: recognize the threat, reduce the threat, and determine how and when to use force. Apply state-of-the-art tactical concepts such as: spraying techniques, disengagement, proper defensive positions, methods of movement, multiple opponent defense, contact and cover system, defense against moving attacks, ground defense, and drawing techniques. Avoid liability suits through: Certified training, understanding the effects of OC spray, identifying factors which justify OC use, and proper OC incident documentation. We will train you in the combination with OC spays and strobe lights. TW 1000 / LLLW Law Enforcement Basic program is a non-product specific training program. Once trained and certified you and your agency decide which brand, canister sie, heat and spray pattern suit your needs

Training session:

  •  What is OC or LLLW
  • Heat of OC, Concentration Levels and Calculating Capsaicin Content
  • Spray Patterns
  • Skin Sensitivity, Effects on the Eyes and Respiratory System
  • Other Effects and After Effects
  • General After Use Guidelines and Post Exposure Cleansing
  • How to Use OC or LLLW or tohether
  • In-Custody Deaths and Recognizing Excited Delirium
  • Material Safety Data Sheets
  • General OC Information, Number of Bursts, Flammability, Area Recovery, Storage and Shelf Life
  • Resistance and Control Management
  • Officer and Individual Factors and Escalation Through the Levels of Control
  • Recognizing the Threat
  • Elements of Reporting Resistance and Control
  • Agency Policies and Procedures
  • Principles of Balance, Movement, Center and Reaction Time
  • Defensive Position and Relative Positioning
  • Use OC in Low-/ No Light Situation with support of a LLLW device
  • Drawing Techniques
  • Use a OC devive in connection with a LLLW device
  • Contact and Cover System
  • Spraying techniques for single or multiple aggressors
  • Moving Attack and Ground Defense
  • Defense from an OC Attack

Price and date of the next upcoming course on request, email us at Training(at)