This is the reference DVD for Telescopic Stick techniques in both basic and advanced levels! This DVD demonstrates basic and advance techniques with the Protection Telescopic Stick (PTS), containing over two hours of instruction and more than 300 techniques! All sequences were filmed on location, with real life aggression scenarios. You will find various ways to carry the PTS, how to get the weapon out, the different stances, active and passive, with the shut or open stick, as well as dodges, parry, and counterattack adapted to the telescopic stick against various grips: chokes, punches, kicks, knives attacks, blackjack, or baseball bat. You will also find answers to your questions on control on the ground with the PTS, and also falls, ground defense, and various ways to bring someone. You will also see how to face two aggressors and work as a team with two or three partners. Instructor Alain Formaggio is a police officer and an instructor in self-defense. Founder of the F.F.T.S in 1993, he was the first person to propose training courses for security professionals in tonfa, telescopic stick and self-defense. 8th degree, international expert in telescopic stick, he is now the national technical manager of the F.F.T.S. Alain is a state graduate in Savate-French-Boxing, member of the national committee of Savate Defense and Stick and he was the first French police forces member to earn a diploma from the international federation of Krav Maga. Languages: French - English - German - Spanish.