Handcuffing Techniques

In this 8-hour course, the student will be introduced to the protocols of using handcuffs and restraints. A practical component will include preparation of the handcuffs, positions of safety, applications and care of the equipment. Upon successful completion the student will understand the legal and practical knowledge to safely perform this task.

PLEASE NOTE: A certificate will be issued upon successful completion of this course. The certificate is valid for 2 years.


Course topics

  • Review of Use of Force
  • Powers of Arrest / Criminal Code
  • Approaching a Suspect
  • Operation of Handcuffs
  • Maintenance of Handcuffs
  • Preparation of Handcuffs
  • Suspect Safety

Course duration

The Baton training course is 8 hours (8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

Course locations

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Organizations looking to receive training at their location should contact the Training Manager by email [email protected] or by telephone at 204-942-5993 ext 2226

Course Dates & Registration

Handcuffing Technique Course Dates

  • May 23, 2024
  • July 4, 2024