Training

Region 1

40 Hour Hostage Negotiations Course

Start date: November 9, 2020

End date: November 13, 2020

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: The Atrium- 310 N 5th St. Garland, 75040

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 Training

When:
November 9-13, 2020
8:00am-5:00pm
Where:
The Atrium
310 N 5th St.
Garland, TX 75040

To register for this class please contact:
Captain Melanie Cagle
Navarro County Sheriff’s Office
TAHN Region 1 VP
903-875-3335 Office
MCagle@ncsotx.org

 

40 Hour Hostage Negotiations Course

Start date: December 14, 2020

End date: December 18, 2020

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: Charles C England Public Safety Center 310 College St. Grand Prairie, 75050

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 Training

When:
December 14-18, 2020
8:00am-5:00pm
Where:
Charles C England Public Safety Center
310 College St.
Grand Prairie, TX 75050

To register for this class please contact:
Captain Melanie Cagle
Navarro County Sheriff’s Office
TAHN Region 1 VP
903-875-3335 Office
MCagle@ncsotx.org

 

Region 2

There are no upcoming trainings at this time.

Region 3

There are no upcoming trainings at this time.

Region 4

28th Annual TAHN Training Conference(2021)

Start date: October 26, 2020

End date: October 30, 2020

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: Renaissance Austin Hotel 9721 Arboretum Boulevard Austin, TX 78759

2021
Sheraton Arlington
1500 Convention Center Dr.
Arlington, TX 76011
October 26-30, 2020

Region 5

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Region 6

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Region 7

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Region 8

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