The Basics of Pepper Spray Defense

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm

Department of Police Services, 2nd Floor Training Room

Intended Audience:  CSUN Faculty, Staff, Students, and Community Members.

Presented By:  Stacey Nowak, Police Services

For those considering the option to carry or employ any aerosol defense spray, this workshop covers a basic understanding of: the legislative intent, criminal & civil liabilities, moral principles, regulating citizens’ possession & use of aerosol defense sprays; the chemical and mechanical properties; psychological & physiological effects; principles of aerosol defense first aid & decontamination & the principles for maintaining, storing & disposing of aerosol defense sprays. Workshop includes hands-on demo with an inert canister.  Option to purchase a personal canister for your use at the conclusion of the workshop is $6.

Faculty and Staff - How to Register:

  1. Visit CSUN's Employee Learning & Training site via the myNorthridge Portal: https://ds.calstate.edu/?svc=skillsoft&org=csun;
  2. Select the "Instructor Led Training Sessions" link under Upcoming Events, and scroll until you find the name and date of the program;
  3. Select "Actions," and select "Enroll in this Session."

Shortly after you successfully enroll, you’ll receive an email notification. If you click on the calendar icon in the message, your outlook calendar will open allowing you to place the item as an appointment on your calendar.

If you require an accommodation to attend this program, please contact the Human Resources at x 6566 at least 7 business days in advance of the program.

Student & Community Members: Registration