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Defensive Decision Making (DDM)

Intermediate - This is a decision making class.

Duration: 8 hours



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This is a live fire course designed to help you become a better problem solver against attackers, in multiple scenarios, using your everyday carry or weapon system of your choice. 

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Topics Covered

  • Situational awareness
  • Principals of conflict resolution and mitigation
  • Escalation and de-escalation of force
  • Mindset
  • How to handle the aftermath of a deadly force encounter


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Expectations and Outcomes

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Advanced, Intermediate, CCW, In Home Defense Training, Other, Scenario Based Training, Scenario Based Training (Simunitions, Man Marking Cartridge), Tactical Casualty Care (TCCC / TECC)

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Documentation Requirements

The instructor requires a copy of your driver's license once you register.

The instructor requires a copy of your CCW permit once you register.

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Your everyday carry or weapon setup of your choosing and 400 rounds of ball ammunition.