ASP Baton Basic certification training teaches law enforcement officers, security officers, and other industry professionals Tactical Baton fundamentals in an operational setting. The program is simple to learn and easy to understand. It provides efficient defensive impact weapon tactics for industry professionals without long hours of training. The techniques are designed to work effectively for all individuals, male and female, large and small, fit as well as officers in less than peak physical condition. Length of Course: 4 hours.

ASP Certified Instructors on staff. Joint Associates is offering ASP Expandable Baton certification classes open to any Law Enforcement Officer or Security Guard.

This course provides the following instruction on Baton Training:
Control Theory
Confrontational Continuum
Force Options
Use of Force Evaluations
Liability Considerations
Technical Baton Characteristics
Body Mechanics
Power Generation
Weapon Side and Reaction Side
Forgiving Techniques
Basic Baton Skills
Carrying the Baton
ASP Modes and Target Areas
Opening / Closing the ASP Baton
Weapon Retention

All students must have a 16, 21, 24 or 26 inch expandable baton by ASP, Monadnock.

Each student must be physically able to participate without restrictions. To gain ASP Certification each student MUST be using ASP Equipment. Students are able to still take the class without owning ASP equipment, however they will not receive an ASP Certification they will receive a certification from Joint Associates Center for Training, LLC.

ASP certificate is awarded 
Approximately 8 hours  Course Cost: $155

Contact Orrin at 509-406-0341 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to verify minimum requirements and schedule