All too frequently, law enforcement officers have been killed in a training environment with unloaded firearms. Red handled weapons become indistinguishable from live firearms when held in the hand. Aluminum castings are heavy and cannot be distinguished from stainless weapons at a distance. The Red Gun Series is lightweight and readily distinguishable as a training weapon. In addition, the extreme detail and precision manufacture of these training devices allows their use in weapon retention and holster security drills.
Protecting Those Who Protect. It is a corporate goal. A statement of mission. An approach to doing business. ASP Training is a service that we provide, not a profit center from which we benefit. Conducted on seven continents, the techniques are universal. The curriculum is constant. The instruction is dynamic. Each officer completing ASP training will endure the most rigorous curriculum of its type in the world.* This is a program for the street officer. Easy to learn. Effective when used. Defensible in court. ASP techniques are designed to work for all officers, not just those with a high level of physical skill. These are honest techniques. Over a decade of experience has proven that they work on the street, not just in the ideal environment of a classroom or gymnasium. Simple to learn and easy to remember. ASP techniques will be used long after training has ended.
ASP training is the most widely utilized baton program in the profession. All ASP Trainers are experienced law enforcement personnel, not civilian martial artists. Each Trainer is selected based upon their operational experience and training competence. Each has completed a rigorous competency based certification process in both operational use of the ASP Baton and ASP instructional techniques.