Having produced personal defense videos for instructional purposes since the early 2000s, Rob Pincus is a big believer in video as an educational medium. He discusses how you can learn self defense training from video and also discusses some aspects of training you need to get hands-on experience with. Concepts can be understood through video as you would from reading a book. You can also learn about physical skills and comprehend how something is done … but that doesn’t mean you can do it. Self defense training skills will develop faster when practiced regularly.
Old-school thinking held that if a tourniquet were used on an extremity wound, the injured person would lose that limb. That has been shown to be incorrect, and tourniquets are now in the first-aid kits of medics on battlefields and streets worldwide.Watch Now >>
Rob Pincus and Deryck Poole work with a student on the range to refine his shooting position. Whenever you are training for defensive shooting, you should try to maintain a natural and neutral stance with your feet about equidistant from the target and your weight forward. Related videos: Problem Solving on the Range: Realistic Engagement…Watch Now >>