What You Will Learn

NO PRIOR TRAINING is necessary to attend, we welcome beginners on ad up to experienced professionals wishing to learn something new. A lot of material is listed for each course, but don't let it make you feel overwhelmed. Many of the techniques overlap and compliment one another.

ALL TRAINING is conducted with safety as our first priority. Props weapons are used throughout. Absolutely NO live firearms, ammunition, or live blades are allowed in the below listed training. ***Live fire training firearms is in SEPARATE classes conducted through Elite Defense Tactics in Griffin, GA***

Firearms/Tactics for Camera (Part 1):

  • Firearms safety/handling for camera to portray various law enforcement and military characters

  • Basic room clearing and structure clearing

  • Safety checking for weapons (loading and unloaded with props)

  • Reloading drills for camera, plus "injured arm" one-handed reloading drills

  • Basic S.W.A.T. Tactics

Fighting for Camera

  • Safety basics of fighting for camera

  • Basics of Israeli Krav Maga use on camera (Military & Police Hand-to-Hand Combat System commonly used for those character types)

  • Techniques for moving, striking, & blocking

  • Acting out hits/reactions & body mechanics for selling fighting on camera

  • Restraint and handcuffing techniques

  • Safety basics of using prop knives and other prop edged weapon on camera/set

  • Using a prop knives and prop impact weapons on camera to properly portraying the attacker

  • Israeli Krav Maga knife & gun defenses/disarms and how they apply safely to camera