Basic Crisis Negotiations Course
Class Date(s) Monday, Jan 8 2024 8:00AM-5:00PM  
Tuesday, Jan 9 2024 8:00AM-5:00PM  
Wednesday, Jan 10 2024 8:00AM-5:00PM  
Thursday, Jan 11 2024 8:00AM-5:00PM  
Friday, Jan 12 2024 8:00AM-5:00PM  
Class# 24LE70361  

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Description: This is a basic level course designed for law enforcement and corrections personnel, supervisors / team leaders and commanders who are assigned to, work with, or oversee the functions of a crisis/hostage negotiations team. This course is also appropriate for law enforcement and corrections personnel who aspire to join a crisis/hostage negotiations team. This curriculum is designed to meet the standards set forth by the National Council of Negotiations Associations for a basic course of study for police crisis/hostage negotiators. Although it is a "basic" course, it represents a robust and comprehensive view of the most likely negotiation problems and best techniques to resolve them peacefully. It is suitable for experienced negotiators desiring a refresher course. Attendees must attend each day to pass this course. Preference on registration will be given to all applicants who are part of a state, federal or local law enforcement emergency response team. Law enforcement ID required.

For registration, payment, and for any other information regarding the training please click the hyperlink below to the National Tactical Officers Association’s website.

Training Audience: Law Enforcement Officers and Correction Officers

Prerequisite(s): Law Enforcement or Corrections

Course Length: 40 Hours

Equipment Needs: Note-taking material

Pennsylvania Department of Health Continuing Education Hours: None

Cost: NTOA members - $745.00 / Non - NTOA members $779.00

Course Contact: Training is being co-hosted by the West Chester Regional Response Team any questions contact Eric D. Ruggeri at  or Gerry Lindenlauf, Deputy Director of Public Safety Training, office: 610-344-4365 or via email at .

Price $779.00
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Class Location
Range Bldg. #209/210 / Combined Classroom
Public Safety Training Campus , 137 Modena Road
Coatesville, PA   19320
(610) 344-4100