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.

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
05/20/2024 05/22/2024 Griffin PD 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAT24431 Register
06/03/2024 06/05/2024 Glynn County Police Department 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAT24464 Register
06/05/2024 06/07/2024 Carrollton PD 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAT24472 Register
07/08/2024 07/10/2024 Dougherty County Sheriffs Office 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAT24572 Register
09/09/2024 09/11/2024 Cobb County PD 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
09/23/2024 09/25/2024 Thomas County Sheriffs Office 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/07/2024 10/09/2024 Thomas County Sheriffs Office 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/09/2024 10/11/2024 GPSTC, SAVANNAH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/14/2024 10/16/2024 GPSTC, COLUMBUS 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/14/2024 10/16/2024 GPSTC, COLUMBUS 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
01/08/2025 01/10/2025 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
03/24/2025 03/26/2025 Bainbridge Public Safety 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
04/02/2025 04/04/2025 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
04/28/2025 04/30/2025 Cobb County 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
09/08/2025 09/10/2025 Cobb County 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/01/2025 10/03/2025 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon