40 Hour Basic Hostage Negotiation Course

Region 8 Vice President Raymon Cannon, with the Southlake Police Department, will host and instruct this 40 hour course which is designed to teach new negotiators the basics of hostage negotiations. Upon completion of this course the new negotiator will have a full understanding of all aspects of hostage negotiations and will be able to function in any role of a hostage negotiator team. This course meets standards set forth by TCOLE and by the State of Texas for wire tap warrants.
The course covers the following and more:
-History of Negotiations
-Characteristics of a Negotiable Incident and Stages of an Incident
-Active Listening and Communication Skills
-Handling Demands, Effects of Time
-Recognizing Psychological, Mental and Emotional disorders, how to recognize them and deal with them, including Stockholm Syndrome
-The Effects of Stress, Stages of Stress and Stress in the Hostage Situation
-Team Structure
-Intelligence Coordination
-A full day of Realistic Scenarios and Scenario Training.
Training Location:

Southlake DPS North Training Facility
100 West Dove Rd.
Southlake, TX 76092

Contact Raymon CAnnon for registration questions at:
817-690-7408 or
The cost of this course is $140.00 for non-TAHN members. This will include a one year membership to TAHN. $100.00 for current TAHN members.

Cost of this training is $100 for TAHN members and $140 for non-TAHN members ($40 of this will go toward your TAHN membership)

Click Here to Register: Basic Hostage Negotiations Region 8