Region 7 40 Hour Hostage/Crisis Negotiations Course-Non-TAHN Member San Juan, TX

This 40-hour course which is designed to introduce the skillsets to prepare LE personnel in becoming crisis/hostage negotiators. Upon completion of this course the new negotiator will have an essential understanding of team roles of crisis/ hostage negotiations and should be able to perform in any role of a hostage negotiator team member. This course meets standards set forth by TCOLE and by the State of Texas for wiretap warrants. Cost of the class is $100 for TAHN members and $140 for non-TAHN members ($40 of this will go toward a TAHN membership).

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

Class is limited to 30 people.

When:
June 7-11, 2021
8:00am-5:00pm

Where:
PSJA Collegiate High School
704 West Ridge Road
San Juan, Texas 78589

For information contact:

Pedro M. Fuentes Jr.
Texas Rangers – Company D
TAHN Region 7 Vice President
1901 Bob Bullock Loop
Laredo, Texas 78043
Ph: 956-728-2272
region7@tahn.org