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**POSTPONED. NEW DATE PENDING**SAFE (Survive, Adapt, Fight, Escape) Survival Training, Pro Train Cadre hosted course

**POSTPONED. NEW DATE PENDING**SAFE (Survive, Adapt, Fight, Escape) Survival Training, Pro Train Cadre hosted course
From September 17, 2021 08:00
until September 17, 2021 16:00

About this course

“We don’t rise to the level of our expectations; we fall to the level of our training.”
– Archilochus

Course Overview
Toddpunch Pro Train Inc is honored to have partnered with former UFC Fighter Todd Brown and develop our newest and most physically challenging course for 2021. This course was created to push the students to their limit, with real-life scenarios that can save lives. The techniques used come from over 30 years of combat training and experience, learning first-hand what strategies work and which ones are useless in real-world combat. These techniques are simple and effective. Pain compliance techniques are the gateway to controlling resistive behavior and the best way to prevent escalation of force.

What will the student learn?

  • Environment and bystander awareness (terrain concerns and escape avenues), controlling space
  • Arts to fall, technical get up, foot sweeps…. staying Safe
  • Defense of chokes, back escapes, side mount escapes
  • Body control escapes, choke escapes, and counters
  • Striking stance, striking, defense, and counters
  • Open guard, sweeps, and gun retention
  • Wrist control and pushing counters
  • Turtle, running escape and rolling
  • Suspect extraction from vehicle
  • Pistol, stick, and knife defense
  • Mount, knee on stomach
  • Clinches and takedowns
  • Multiple attackers
  • Retention drills
  • Review

What will the student be required to do?

  • Fight through being attacked by single and multiple opponents in a dynamic and realistic scenario for police officers.
  • Think outside the box and consider multiple threats at one time. This training method increases the real-world scenario of continually evolving high-stress situations.
  • Accurately examine their mindset and identify areas where they have begun to lose ground physically and psychologically.
  • Successfully address threat(s), gain compliance or control, maintain situational awareness and mental clarity during these practical exams.
  • Continually choose to place themselves beyond the possibility of defeat.

Course Breakdown

Train Hard * Train to Win

Course Intensity
This course is a very high-level intensity and will challenge the student to consider their personal, physical, and psychological vulnerability and then adapt for that and overcome any adversity or threat they are approached with.

Physically Demanding
S.A.F.E is a tactical course taught by former UFC Fighter Todd Brown. In all areas of the course, it will require high levels of physical exertion. You will leave dirty, exhausted, and ultimately fired up about what you just completed!

Mentally Challenging
This course will challenge the student to physically and mentally fight without ceasing during scenarios that they may feel or too intense or overwhelming. They will use technique and mental mindsets to expand their current understanding of tactical counters to life-threatening situations.

Core Building
The student will be given proven techniques to counter assaults that will mentally and physically prepare them for victory in battle if implemented.

Todd Brown punch 2Instructor Todd Brown

Student Take Away

  • A greater understanding of where their training is vulnerable to attack.
  • Identified core techniques to identify, improve, and master their skills, leaving them prepared for victory.
  • Proven training that imparts very technical aspects of fighting skills into a student level course for successfully applying these fighting skills into real-world police encountering

Course Accreditation/Certification/Completion

  • This training will count for 7 hours of LETB Physical Tactics Training.
  • The student will receive a certificate of course completion.

Course Hours

  • (1 day) 7-hour course.
  • No Re-certification required.

Instructor: Todd Brown

 Tood Brown PT Background

  • UFC Veteran
  • 3rd Degree Black Belt Brazilian Jiujitsu Carlson Gracie Team
  • Muay Thai Kickboxing Kru, Master Toddy
  • 93 wins and 4 losses in fighting career
  • USMC Veteran

Instructor: Ron Hantz


  • 25 plus year police officer
  • Khan Police Control Tactics (KPCT) Close Quarter Combat Instructor
  • MarTac Tactical Physical Tactics Instructor
  • Pressure Point Control Tactics (PPCT) - Instructor
  • Protective Training Systems (PTS) Close Quarter Combat Instructor
  • DPS Close Quarter Combat Instructor (certification through Black Belt Dr. Paul Whitesell)
  • Indiana Law Enforcement Training Board Certified Physical Tactics Instructor
  • Kung Fu San Soo Black Belt
  • Police Use of Force Expert Witness


Required Course equipment

Attending students will need to be enrolled individually online. The student will be required to provide proof of employment either by credentials, work verified email or authorization from their agency's training coordinator. All students must be on duty and not forced to attend the training course.

Students are required to bring the following equipment with them to class.

  • There are no required items to bring to this course.

**No live weapons, chemical agents, or intermediate weapons are allowed in the training area**


  • Ron Hantz

    Ron Hantz


    • Master Instructor Trainer for the Strategies & Tactics of Patrol Stops Officer Survival Program. (1 of 3 promoted to this status, out of nearly 4500 S.T.O.P.S Instructors in the United States).
    • DPS Close Quarter Combat Instructor (certification through Black Belt Dr. Paul Whitesell)
    • Taser International Instructor- for Taser Electronic Control Devices
    • Def Tech Distraction Devices-Instructor
    • Pressure Point Control Tactics (PPCT) - Instructor
    • Defensive Tactics   -Straight baton -Weapon Retention / Disarming techniques
    • Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) - Instructor
    • IACP Drug Recognition Expert
    • Safe and Legal Traffic Stops (SALTS) - Instructor
    • Less than Lethal Deployment Instructor Def-Tech - Instructor
    • Def Tech Chemical Agent Aerosol (CN/CS/OC) - Instructor
    • Def Tech Chemical Munitions - Instructor
    • MarTac Tactical Physical Tactics Instructor
    • Use of Force Expert Witness (utilized in Federal and State Courts, and Department Discipline Hearings)
    • Police Tactics and Traffic Stops Expert Witness
    • NRA Pistol Instructor
    • Vice President of Mishawaka Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 96
  • Todd Brown

    Todd Brown

    “Give yourself the real-life tools needed to survive any situation.”


    Todd Brown

    UFC Veteran 

    3rd Degree Black Belt Brazilian Jiujitsu Carlson Gracie Team

    Muay Thai Kickboxing Kru, Master Toddy 

    93 wins and 4 losses in fighting career

    USMC Veteran