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Force Sector Model (FSM)

User (4 Hour) / Instructor (8 Hour)

“The true first responders are the ones already on the scene.”

Force Sector Model (FSM)

Use of the Strategos International Force Sector Model

Tuition:
• End User (4 hour) – $75
• Instructor (8 hour) – $150

The Strategos International Force Sector Model is a revolutionary way of thinking, evaluating and making decisions that culminates in productive action while operating in compressed timeframes.

Every law enforcement interaction involves a level of force. The central policy in all law enforcement general orders/standard operating procedures is the use of force policy. The use of force policy is based on a graphic model representing the departmentally recognized levels of threat and corresponding levels of reasonable force.

Description:
Upon completion of the 4-hour course, each participant will be able to view, understand, and explain the Force Sector Model as it applies to their agency’s use of force policy.

Further, the participant will understand Boyd’s Cycle and how it creates an interaction between the officer and subject in every conflict. Participants will be able to integrate Boyd’s Cycle into their articulation of force option selection as well as classifying each use of force tool into one of the 10 specified force sectors.

Participants who successfully complete the 4-hour end user course will receive:
• Force Sector Model Student Handbook (print and digital versions)
• Product discounts not available to the public
• Course completion certificate

These courses will cover the following:
• Boyd’s Cycle
• The Force Sector Model
• Officer/Threat Interaction
• Time and Distance Compression in conflict situations
• Articulation of Force Selection using the Force Sector Model
• Administrative requirements for Program Delivery

 

Description:
Upon completion of the 8-hour instructor course, participants will be able to successfully deliver use of force training to their department based on the Force Sector Model and integrating Boyd’s Cycle as it relates to force selection in conflict situations.

Further, the instructor will be able to integrate the Force Sector Model structure into other use of force training curriculum to ensure policy compliance in all training courses. 

Participants completing the 8-hour instructor course will receive:
• Multi-media presentation for teaching the 4-hour Force Sector Model course to your department
• Instructor handbook (complete with lesson plans, articles, addendum documents, administrative documents, rosters, course evaluation forms, and use of force reports)
• The 87-page Force Sector Model Student Handbook
• Automatic subscription to our instructor database that supports no-cost continual multi-media and instructor handbook updates and other support materials.
• Product discounts not available to the public
• Course completion and instructor certificates

Prerequisites:
Instructor background or training preferable

These courses will cover the following:
• Boyd’s Cycle
• The Force Sector Model
• Officer/Threat Interaction
• Time and Distance Compression in conflict situations
• Articulation of Force Selection using the Force Sector Model
• Administrative requirements for Program Delivery