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Dynamics of Violent Encounters

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About Dr. Joslin

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Art Joslin holds three college degrees including earned graduate degrees from the University of Michigan and the University of Illinois. He currently serves as a Special Deputy (court officer) and Reserve Police Officer in Michigan. His extensive background in firearms includes over 40 years of shooting most types of handguns and long guns. Art has been trained in the use of force through experience and training as a bouncer, an armed bodyguard and a security specialist. He is a life-long student of the martial arts (Korean Hapkido, Jishukan -Ryu Jujitsu, Commando Krav Maga), is a level 4 instructor in Commando Krav Maga, a level 1 CKM Law Enforcement Instructor, a level 2 CKM for Women Instructor, and is trained in the use of  Taser, and OC/pepper spray. He is a certified NRA Firearm Instructor, an NRA-appointed Training Counselor, an NRA-appointed Advanced Pistol Instructor, MCRGO Firearm Instructor, and a Reality-based Force-on-Force Instructor. Additional instructor certifications include Metallic Cartridge Reloading and Shotgun Shell Reloading, Rifle Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Chief Range Safety Officer, and Home Firearm Safety Instructor. Other important certifications include MAG 40 (Massad Ayoob Group), MAG Deadly Force Instructor, Counter Ambush training, as well as hundreds of hours of firearm teaching. An avid reloader since 1971, he has researched, loaded, tested and developed multiple handgun and rifle loads for personal, competitive, and hunting uses. Art  is co-founder of Critical Defense Training company of Michigan, and Combat Survival of Michigan.




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