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Behavioral Health and Crisis Intervention Response for Law Enforcement ONLINE

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This program is designed to provide a better understanding of people suffering from behavioral health impairments who may come in contact with the law enforcement community.  Keeping officers safety foremost, this course will explore policies, procedures, and protocols for officers to follow while dealing with this difficult issue and identifying concerns of dangerousness. This course will also provide a better understanding of the provisions in ACT 423 that establishes the formation of Crisis Stabilization Units, Crisis Intervention Teams and training guidelines for law enforcement.  Included are guidelines for officer safety as well as the safety of behaviorally impaired individuals.

• This class is 9 hours.
• This class earns credits in our Degree Program.

TARGET AUDIENCE: All levels of law enforcement officers.

PREREQUISITES/EQUIPMENT: None

CONTACT INFORMATION: Kimberly Hendricks: kdhendricks@cji.edu at 501-570-8041.
Toll free: 1-800-635-6310.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:  Registrants must fax or email a scanned copy of a signed and dated verification letter on agency letterhead within five days of submission of the registration request form to 501-565-3081 or register@cji.edu, which includes the following statement:  This letter will verify that I, (name of registrant), am an employee of (agency name) and hold the position of (sworn/non-sworn) (position title), located at (address) and have registered for (name of class) on (date).

UPCOMING DATES:

August 2-8, 2019

  Registration ends 12pm (noon) August 1, 2019

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August 14-20, 2019

  Registration ends 12pm (noon) August 13, 2019

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