Oleoresin Spray Instructor class is a 24 hour class that is designed to promote safe and efficacious selection and use of OC spray. The participant will learn and understand:
- The situations that allow for the proper use OC
- Tactics and techniques of OC application
- Proper means of instruction and testing
- Theoretical background to analyze OC Products in order to make recommendations to agency administrators
- Additionally the Participant will be aware of the probable medical implications associated with the use of OC spray
The areas specifically covered are:
- Anatomy of The Eye, Lungs, and Skin
- Delivery Systems
- Effects of OC
- Use of Force issues
- Tactics of standing and grounded OC application
- Control Tactics Follow-Up Procedures
- Clean-Up Procedures
- OC Spray Selection
- Practical Exercises
Prerequisite: Level One Instructor Course #2071—OC Spray is a control tactic and it must be integrated with
other physical control level tactics
Dress Code & Identification:
- Uniforms, agency logo clothing or business casual attire is appropriate for classroom wear.
- Visible Agency official ID is recommended (badges / agency IDs) while on campus
Recertification: OC Spray Tactics Instructor Recertification Course #2179 is an on-line course and should be
attended within 3 years of last certification. It does not require exposure to OC.
- Deadline: If, for any reason, it becomes necessary to cancel the application, you must notify the Registrar via email
7 Days prior to class.
- Fee: $50 or course fee, whichever is greater.
***Is this class full or not available???? Please complete the Course Interest Survey. Please Note: This is not a waiting list. You will not be contacted by WSCJTC unless there is enough interest to generate a class being scheduled. At that time we will contact everyone that has shown interest so that applications can be submitted.
WSCJTC Application Form (Word)
WSCJTC Application Form (PDF)
(The free Adobe Acrobat Reader is required for the PDF version)
Submit Applications to:
Valerie Jenkins, Registrar