Use of Force Instructor Training
Course Hours: 80.0 Hours
This course is designed to give the students the knowledge and skills necessary to design, develop, and implement use of force training using static, dynamic, and interactive training. The course will provide these law enforcement professionals with the principles of use of force, ideas on use of force training, and the overview needed to assist in the evaluation of officer-involved use of force incidents. Focus will be on use of force issues that correlate with the Fourth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, and Eighth Amendment.
To teach instructors how to design, develop, and implement use of force training based on state and federal statutes, U.S. Constitution, Graham v. Connor (1989), Tennessee v. Garner (1985), Scott v. Harris (2007), Whitten v Wooten (2008), and Whitley v Albers (1986).
Must be employed with a local, state, or federal law enforcement agency. Must possess POST General Instructor Certification or equivalent.
Who Should Attend
Any instructor-certified law enforcement personnel directed with conducting use of force training for their agency.
Student should bring appropriate clothing for scenario based training, rain gear, ball cap, eye protection, and groin protection. Student must have department-issued duty gear (excluding firearm, ammo, OC Spray, Baton, TASER), handcuffs with key, and body armor. Student must be able to participate in intensive training that may be outdoors and in inclement weather.
|Start Date||End Date||Location (Hover for more information)||Time||Course Number||Status|
|09/20/2021||10/01/2021||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||LPAS21642|
|09/27/2021||10/08/2021||Carrollton PD||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||LPAT21667||Register|
|11/08/2021||11/19/2021||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||LPAS21789||Register|
|02/07/2022||02/18/2022||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|
|03/21/2022||04/01/2022||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|
|05/02/2022||05/13/2022||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|
|08/01/2022||08/12/2022||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|
|10/03/2022||10/14/2022||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|
|11/07/2022||11/18/2022||GPSTC, FORSYTH||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||TBA||Coming Soon|
|10/04/2021||10/15/2021||GPSTC, COLUMBUS||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||L06S21029||Register|
|10/04/2021||10/15/2021||GPSTC, TIFTON||08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.||L01S21037||Register|