This course will explain the purpose and focus of De-Escalation training: to improve the response of officers to incidents that involve persons in crisis, who are behaving erratically, emphasizing that public and officer safety are at the heart of this training process.
This course is a required course to be completed:
- By an officer holding only a basic proficiency certificate, at least once every 48 months
- As a requirement for an intermediate proficiency certificate
- As a requirement for an advanced certificate
This requirement takes effect as of April 1, 2018.