Training

Region 1

Region 1 40 Hour Hostage/Crisis Negotiations Course

Start date: September 12, 2022

End date: September 16, 2022

Time: 8:00am to 5:00pm

Location: Frisco PD 7200 Stonebrook Pkwy. Frisco, Tx 75034

This 40-hour course 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. 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:
September 12-16, 2022
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Where:
Frisco PD
7200 Stonebrook Pkwy
Frisco, Tx 75034

TAHN Member $100 Click Here
Non-TAHN Member $140 Click Here
(includes 1 year TAHN Membership)

For more information or registration questions contact.

Sgt. Joseph Thompson
Mesquite Police Department
Technical Services
Jail/ Negotiations
972-216-6759 (Dispatch)
972-216-6651 (Jail)
972-216-6624 (Fax)
jthompso@cityofmesquite.com

Region 2

Region 2 40 Hour Hostage/Crisis Negotiations Course

Start date: August 1, 2022

End date: August 5, 2022

Time: 8:00am to 5:00pm

Location: Tyler Police Department (Faulkner Sub Station) located at 574 W. Cumberland Tyler, TX. 75703

This 40-hour course 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. 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:
August 1-5, 2022
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Where:

Tyler Police Department (Faulkner Sub Station)
574 W. Cumberland
Tyler, TX. 75703

TAHN Member $100 Click Here
Non-TAHN Member $140 Click Here
(includes 1 year TAHN Membership)

For more information or registration questions contact.

Lt. Clayton Taylor
Smith County Sheriff’s Office
cell 903-312-8318
office 903-590-2636
ctaylor2@smith-county.com

Region 3

There are no upcoming trainings at this time.

Region 4

29th Annual TAHN Training Conference(2022)

Start date: October 10, 2022

End date: October 14, 2022

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

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

Click here to reserve your hotel room!

31st Annual TAHN Training Conference(2024)

Start date: October 7, 2024

End date: October 11, 2024

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

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

Region 5

There are no upcoming trainings at this time.

Region 6

There are no upcoming trainings at this time.

Region 7

There are no upcoming trainings at this time.

Region 8

30th Annual TAHN Training Conference(2023)

Start date: October 9, 2023

End date: October 13, 2023

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: 1500 Convention Center Dr. Arlington, TX 76011