TASER INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION / RECERTIFICATION

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Date: Monday, September 11, 2017
Ends On: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:
Illinois Valley Crime Prevention Commission Training Room
225 Backbone Road East
Princeton, IL
Instructor: Marcus Beach - AXON Academy Member's Fee: $0
Non-Member & Civilian Fee: $0

TASER Conducted Electrical Weapon (CEW) Basic Instructor Course

This course provides the basic operational theory and practical training to instruct users to reasonably safely and effectively operate TASER CEWs. This course covers the TASER X26P and X2 CEWs, and will certify those who successfully complete the course as TASER basic instructors for a period of 2 years from the date of certification. This course is open to sworn law enforcement officers, military personnel, and licensed professional security employees. Part 1 of the courses is completed online. New instructors will spend approximately 4 hours online before participating in 16 hours of practical training (Day 1 and Day 2). Recertifying instructors will spend approximately 8 hours online before participating in 8 hours of practical training (Day 2). If an Instructor is expired, we do still currently permit one year past that expiration date to register and attend a course as recertifying. Once expired, no TASER CEW User courses or certifications should be conducted.

Topics covered include:

  • TASER technology
  • Neuro]muscular incapacitation
  • Medical and safety information
  • Voluntary exposures
  • Legal issues
  • TASER CEWs
  • Power sources
  • Cartridges
  • TASER Cam and TASER Cam HD
  • Tactical considerations
  • Targeting
  • Risks associated with CEW use
  • Probe deployment and drive stun
  • Probe removal
  • Policy considerations
  • Post incident consideration

Several knowledge assessments will be completed online as well as written tests during Days 1 and 2. The course also includes several drills and exercises requiring physical exertion. Students should be in good physical condition and must advise the Master Instructor of any preexisting injuries or physical limitations.

Drills include:

  • Non]Firing drills
  • Firing drills
  • Isolation exercises
  • Stress courses
  • Scenarios

Certification period: 2 years from the date of certification

Purchasing Options

Taser CEW Instructor Certification / $435 / Sep 11 8:00 AM - Sep 12 5:00 PM

Taser CEW Instructor Re-Certification / $225 / Sep 12 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

MTU 5 WILL PAY THE REGISTRATION FEE FOR OFFICERS IN THE MOBILE TEAM 5 REGION.  OFFICERS OUT OF OUR REGION MUST REGISTER WITH AXON ACADEMY AND PAY THEM DIRECTLY   Taser website address is :  www.axon.com/training.    

 
Online Component

Start Date: Monday, August 21, 2017 12:00 AM CDT

Due Date: Friday, September 8, 2017 12:00 AM CDT
 

MTU 5’s request for certification of this course has been approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
 
Course enrollment must be made by the agency CEO or designated training officer.  Registration may be made using our on-line course registration link on this website.  All officers enrolled by their department will be assumed to be on duty unless otherwise noted
 
Mobile In-Service Training Region #5 –Assist Program
Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
Serving the Counties of: Bureau – La Salle – Marshall – Putnam - Stark