Training & Classes

Legal Use of Force & Violent Encounters & Their Aftermaths

Course Description: 

Learn about the well-established, if not well-understood framework of laws that applies to the use of force in defense of self or others. This two-hour seminar combines two information-packed USCCA mini-courses into one to help you understand applicable laws and build legally sound self-defense strategies.

Disclaimer: This seminar is for educational purposes only, and does not constitute legal advice. 

Course Info




Course Length

This is a 2-hour seminar


Lesson Topics

  1. Reasonable Force
  2. Deadly Force
  3. The Use-of-Force Continuum
  4. How Will a Prosecutor Evaluate Your Case?
  5. Defense of the Home
  6. Defense of Property
  7. Effects of Extreme Stress on the Body and Mind
  8. Evaluating Your Options
  9. The Immediate Aftermath
  10. When the Police Arrive
  11. The Financial Aftermath