Basic Hostage Negotiation

5 Days

Students attending this course must be sworn law enforcement, corrections, or a non-law enforcement member of a crisis negotiation team. This five day, 40 hours, training course covers techniques used in all types of negotiations.  This training will provide a required foundation for advanced negotiating practices.

This course will teach its students techniques and the importance of active listening and the team concept.  This course helps prepare law enforcement to mitigate threats involving barricaded subjects, suicidal subjects, hostage takers, and others presenting behaviors associated with victim precipitated homicide or suicide by cop.