Any day an officer could find themselves dealing with a hostage situation. The successful outcomes of those situations are the result of a well-trained law enforcement agency. This 40 hour advanced course is designed for those who have basic hostage negotiation training. This course focuses on two hostage case studies. The information gained from those studies will be applied to scenario based training. Those attending will be required to participate in a continuous hostage scenario. Attendees will demonstrate the workings of the negotiator’s operation’s center.
Agency approval required before class
There is an attendance policy and those attending will be required to pass a written exam by a minimum of 80%.
. Most agencies request that individual officers contact their training department prior to self-registration.