ExBatives

ExBatives

 

Description

ExBatives is a program that specializes in the use of the expandable baton (aka collapsible baton or telescopic baton) in both open and closed configurations.  emphasis is placed on utilizing the expandable baton in any configuration and being able to transition from the closed to open configuration quickly and efficiently during the flow of combat without compromising position, with a focus on close and extremely close ranges of combat.  The ExBatives system incorporates strikes, pressure-points, compressions, joint locks, and chokes into a baton systems that can be applied across the use-of-force spectrum.  The ExBatives system is ideal for law-enforcement and security personnel who carry the expandable baton as a regular part of their daily patrol activities, as well as private individuals who desire to carry the expandable baton as a means of personal defense.   If you are a law enforcement officer looking to improve your collapsible baton capabilities, or a police organization looking to expand your police baton program within your agency use of force policy, then ExBatives is the program you are looking for.  Private citizens who wish to learn how to use a collapsible baton effectively within the parameters of the law will also find the ExBatives program extremely valuable.

 

End State

Upon completion of Level 1 of this program, the student will have developed the basic skills to carry, deploy, and utilize an expandable baton against an variety of threats within the use of force spectrum, including lethal and multiple opponents.  Students will also leave with the tools to identify their personal shortcomings and a training template for addressing those shortcomings.

Upon completion of Level 2 of this program, the student will have developed a higher level of technical proficiency within the ExBatives system and a deeper understanding of the control and compliance capabilities of the baton.   Students who display the required level of skill and instructor proficiency will be awarded certification as an ExBatives Authorized Trainer.

Logistics

Level 1 Course Length:  8 Hours
Level 1 Course Fee:  $200
Level 2 Course Length:  8 Hours
Level 2 Course Fee:  $200
Levels 1 & 2 Combined Length:  16 Hours
Levels 1 & 2 Combined Fee:  $350

Topics Covered

Baton Carry & Deployment
Ballistic Deployment Techniques
Deployment Under Stress
Footwork, Timing, & Distance
Angles of Attack
Open & Closed Striking Methods
Blocking
Anatomical Targeting
Entries
Trapping
Compliance & Control Techniques
Takedowns
Multiple Opponents
Baton Retention
Weapon Recovery
Lethal Force Options
Ground Defense
Offensive Mindset
Situational Awareness
Use of Force
Teaching Methodology (Level 2)

Required Equipment

Expandable/Collapsible Baton
Baton Holster & Belt
Eye Protection
Groin Protection (recommended)
Kit/Duty Gear (optional)
Striking Bags or Tire Tree

Training Format

Expandable/Collapsible Baton
Baton Holster & Belt
Eye Protection
Groin Protection (recommended)
Kit/Duty Gear (optional)
Striking Bags or Tire Tree
 

 
 
 

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