Crisis Intervention #1850

Course Description:

This 40-hour Crisis Intervention Training Course will cover the key concepts, safety techniques, and communication skills critical when dealing with persons suffering with a mental illness who find themselves in a state of crisis. It will expand the student’s knowledge in de-escalation for all types of crisis interactions such as the utilization of the LEAPS theory of de-escalation, Active Listening Skills, and crisis scene management. Student will be taught and guided by various subject matter experts with time for discussions, questions, and concerns.

This course will include a combination of lecture, scenario role-play, and discussion-based training. Participants will be actively involved both verbally and physically. Students will learn and practice their ability to de-escalate crisis situations and complete evaluations for follow-up actions such as Peace Officer’s Emergency Detention (POED). 

Menger Public Safety Training

Tuition:  $250 Per Student

Any Commissioned / Licensed Peace Officer

Currently commissioned Texas peace officers