Hip Pocket Brief - Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for the Everyday Civilian

Hip Pocket Brief - Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for the Everyday Civilian

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This is a Pre-Order product. Ships by January 2022. Do not add other items to your cart as they will also be delayed until this pre-order is ready for shipping.

The Hip Pocket Brief is a collection of forty, 30-second, concise training sessions meant to be read on the move as a daily primer to increase readiness and survival.

  • Each briefing varies in topics ranging from Self Defense, Counter Custody, Cybersecurity, Target Hardening, Situational Awareness, Threat Detection, Non-Verbal Communication, Surveillance Avoidance, Vehicle¬†Tactics, Personal Security, to Prepping.
  • 40 briefings with full illustrations on printed 40 pages of a two staple saddle-stitch-binded, pocketsize briefing booklet.
  • This is a pre-order item available as a digital download TBD (est. December 2021) or as a physical book TBD, (est. January 2022)
  • Content, Design, and Product subject to change.
  • Digital Copies will be delivered immediately upon their release via email. Physical copies will be shipped by mail upon final print.

The Hip Pocket Brief Vol 1 features 40 short training sessions meant to be read and understood in less than a minute while providing enduring actionable Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs) on topics that increase your knowledge to evade threats, prepare for disaster, react to emergencies, detect covert behaviors, survive a crisis, and collect intel.

Topics: "Prevent a Carjacking", "Treat a Traumatic Injury while Under Fire", "Cultural Situational Awareness", "OSINT Collection", "Firearms Malfunctions", "Tools for Non-forced Entry in an Urban Environment", "Counter-Surveillance for the Everyday Civilian", and more.

Purpose: To provide the skills and mindset to operate in a non-permissive environment or advance capabilities of an everyday civilian.

Bottom Line Up Front (BLUF):

  1. A Hip Pocket Brief is a short lesson delivered in a concise manner and paired with an illustration of the concept presented. 
  2. Each Brief focuses on a specific area of interest designed to increase your awareness, preparedness level, or capability. 
  3. Topics vary from conducting an evasive driving technique to surviving a hurricane to protecting your privacy online. 

Versions: Both the download and book, feature the same content (briefs/illustrations). The physical notebook will also provide additional features such as reference tools and 40 blank pages for taking notes.

The Grayman Briefing: Many of the Hip Pocket Briefs are delivered weekly on our digital news service, the Grayman Briefing. Get real-time intel and situational awareness updates sent to your phone and plan for emerging threats and developing conflicts. Subscribe to the Telegram/Signal App based briefings here.


*Briefings by the Grayman Briefing Classified. Illustrations by Illustration Nathan.