Handcuffs are essential to arrest miscreants and perpetrators and to bring them under control. A security guard needs to know the proper handling and handcuffs to make arrests and capsize swiftly on the attacker/troublemaker. Licensed security guards have the authority to make arrests if any individual or a group of individuals are misbehaving and creating a ruckus. Handcuff and arrest training comes in handy as a security guard becomes more capable of controlling the situation. Code 4 security Training has an elaborate handcuff and exercise program that prepares you to become adept in making lawful arrests and handcuffing the perpetrators to prevent any further trouble.

Is there a Handcuff and Arrest Training Permit required?

No. Security guards who hold a security guard card and have completed the basic training are aware of the basics of the arrest procedure.

You do not need a permit to carry and use handcuffs and can arrest any individual who is openly defying the rules of your work area protocols.

Code 4 Security Training provides handcuff and arrest training to help you master numerous practical handcuffing tactics and de-escalating a hostile situation.

It is an opt-in course and is not mandatory to complete but can help you become a better security professional capable of handling unpredictable events and strengthening your work portfolio.

Step: 1 : Safe Approach

It is imperative to protect yourself while arresting as the suspect can inflict attacks until properly handcuffed. You will learn about the safe techniques of approaching a suspect and swiftly making an arrest while keeping you and the citizens out of harm’s way.

Step: 2 : Restraining Resistant Subjects

Making an arrest is not as easy as you think, as subjects often show resistance before being handcuffed by a security guard. You will learn about numerous physical and verbal tactics to convince and capture the subjects into custody. Additionally, our trainers guide you to uncover weak points of the subject and take them down with precision while avoiding any unnecessary damage to the body.

Step 3 : Officers Position

Our trainers help you perfect the approaching stance and not be open to attacks inflicted by criminals. You will learn about the different handcuffing stances and the best situation to use each one of them. As a security professional, your job is to ensure maximum safety of yourselves and completely immobilize the suspect until they are in handcuffs. A proactive approach to arrests can help you overpower the suspects in no time.


Step 4 : Removal of Handcuffs

Handcuffs are not a simple restraint method and can hurt the person if not removed properly. Here, your knowledge of handcuffs is helpful as you learn different handcuff removal tactics that cause minimum pain to the subject in custody. You will also learn about handcuff locking techniques that put less pressure on the wrists and keep the subject firmly under control.

Step: 5 : Laws Relating to Restraints & Handcuffs

Our trainers explain to you the rules and laws related to restraining and handcuffing a person and about complying with BSIS guidelines while using these techniques. There are a few exceptions, and it all comes down to the discretion of the security guard about arresting the offenders. After this training course, you will become confident in making decisions pertaining to arrests and handcuffing and avoid undue scrutiny.

Course Details of Handcuff and Arrest Training

The handcuff and arrest training at Code 4 Security Training is quite different from what you learn about arrests in the basic training. It is a lot more practical, engaging and covers many novel techniques to bring a situation under control. We have kept the course duration adequately long to cover all your doubts and teach everything related to the use of handcuff and arrest training.

Handcuff and Arrest Training Cost and Duration

Code 4 security Training has a team of veterans hailing from the security industry who conduct training sessions for beginners. The course duration is four hours divided into a split-circuit to help you slowly grasp the concept and techniques. It is all practical training concept that makes learning and using handcuffs, and making arrests easy to understand. Code 4 security training understands that novice security guards cannot pay hefty training fees, which is why our course pricing is nominal and feasible for everyone.