Training

Region 1

40 Hour Hostage/Crisis Negotiations Course

Start date: May 24, 2021

End date: May 28, 2021

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: Mesquite Police Department 777 N. Galloway Ave. Mesquite, Tx 75771

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:
May 24-28
8:00am-5:00pm
Where:
Mesquite Police Department
777 N. Galloway Ave.
Mesquite, Tx 75771

For information contact:
Joseph D. Thompson
TAHN Region 1
(972) 216-6651
Region1@tahn.org

TAHN Members CLICK HERE to register
Non-TAHN Members CLICK HERE to register

 

Region 2

There are no upcoming trainings at this time.

Region 3

40 Hour Hostage/Crisis Negotiations Course-Conroe,Texas

Start date: June 14, 2021

End date: June 18, 2021

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: The Woodlands Emergency Training Center 16135 Interstate 45 S Conroe TX 77385

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:
June 14-18, 2021
8:00am-5:00pm

Where:
The Woodlands Emergency Training Center
16135 Interstate 45 S
Conroe TX 77385

For information contact:
John Niquette, Detective – CNT Member
Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office
TAHN Region 3 Vice President
19100 Unity Park Dr., Magnolia TX. 77355
Office-281-259-6417
Cell – 936-232-3396

TAHN Members CLICK HERE to register
Non-TAHN Members CLICK HERE to register

 

40 Hour Hostage/Crisis Negotiations Course-Beaumont, Texas

Start date: November 1, 2021

End date: November 5, 2021

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: The Lamar Institute of Technology 855 E Lavaca St., Beaumont TX 77705

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 1-5, 2021
8:00am-5:00pm

Where:
The Lamar Institute of Technology
855 E Lavaca St.
Beaumont TX 77705

For information contact:
John Niquette, Detective – CNT Member
Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office
TAHN Region 3 Vice President
19100 Unity Park Dr., Magnolia TX. 77355
Office-281-259-6417
Cell – 936-232-3396

TAHN Members CLICK HERE to register
Non-TAHN Members CLICK HERE to register

 

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

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

28th Annual TAHN Training Conference(2021)

Start date: October 4, 2021

End date: October 8, 2021

Time: 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: 1500 Convention Center Dr. Arlington, TX 76011

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