Region 8 40 Hour Hostage/Crisis Negotiations Course-Non-TAHN Member Weatherford, TX

This 40-hour course introduces the skillsets to prepare LE personnel to become 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. The 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 Training

When:
October 31-November 4, 2022
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Where:

Weatherford Public Safety building
614 Fort Worth Highway
Weatherford, TX 76086

For more information or registration questions contact.

Ray Cannon
Region 8 VP
cell 682-803-5464
ray.cannon@renotx.gov