Tactical Diffusion Strategies

Course Hours: 24.0 Hours

Course Description

This course is designed to provide the student with the latest theories in verbal communication and situational de-escalation techniques. Topics of instruction include a review of the legal considerations for use of force situations and basic concepts of verbal communication and control. This course provides extensive scenario-based training that allows students an ample opportunity to employ the techniques taught. 


This course is recognized by POST as equivalent to Verbal Judo and Verbal Deescalation and Influence for purposes of the POST Intermediate Certification.

Training Outcomes

To provide the student with the latest theories in verbal communication and situational de-escalation techniques.

Prerequisites

Students must be employed by a local, state, or federal agency.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for law enforcement officers who have direct contact with the public.

Special Notes

Student must bring duty gear (minus firearm, ammo, OC Spray, Baton, TASER), comfortable clothes, sunscreen, and water bottle.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
09/28/2022 09/30/2022 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA22738 Register
02/13/2023 02/15/2023 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
05/17/2023 05/19/2023 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/14/2023 08/16/2023 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/09/2023 10/11/2023 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon