Judgmental Use of Force

Course Hours: 24.0 Hours

Course Description

This course uses an integrated system of video, laser, computer technology and live fire to place the officer in situations where the officer's judgment will be evaluated. This evaluation will be based on use of force statutes and case law so that officer's actions during use of force is within the confines of the law. Officers will interact in simulated scenarios requiring judgment and decision making regarding the drawing of a weapon and the use of  force.

Training Outcomes

The desired outcome for each officer is to become knowledgeable of use of force statutes and case law that governs the use of force. After completing this course, officers will have enhanced their judgmental/decision making abilities so when interacting with citizens and use of force is deemed necessary, a correct decision will be made based on statutory law, along with case law, so that the officers use of force is within the confines of the law.

Prerequisites

Must be Certified and Sworn Law Enforcement.

Who Should Attend

Any local, state or federal law enforcement officer.

Special Notes

Officers need to bring appropriate clothing for the season and their own duty weapons and duty gear.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
05/24/2021 05/26/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA21295 Register
06/14/2021 06/16/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA21336 Register
08/24/2021 08/26/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
02/07/2022 02/09/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
05/02/2022 05/04/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
07/11/2022 07/13/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/02/2022 11/04/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon