Critical Incident Leadership for Patrol Operations
Critical Incident Leadership for Patrol Operations
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This Critical Incident Leadership for Patrol Operations / Patrol Supervisor Response to Critical Incidents is designed to prepare the Patrol Officer and Supervisor to take on a leadership role during critical incidents before the arrival of specialized tactical units, promoting an organized and professional tactical patrol response.

Topics covered will include small unit leadership, decision-making models, assessing and applying patrol equipment, a condensed Incident Command System, enhancing patrol training, and lessons learned through reviewing actual patrol responses to armed suspects.

Students will work through scenarios in a tabletop environment throughout the course, identifying and solving problems associated with responding to critical incidents.

Target Audience

First-line supervisors, Patrol Officers, and Patrol Personnel who may have to act as front-line supervisors.

Student Equipment Needs

Notetaking materials

Class Schedule

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM:      Registration/Check-in and Introduction

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM:      Course Goal/Types of Critical Incidents Defined

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM:    Tactical Considerations and Decision-Making Models (PoL/PIETO)

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM:  Leadership Principles

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM:  Legal and Policy Issues Applied to Decision Making

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM:    Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM:      The 9 Operational Tenet’s – Scenario

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM:      The Role of Training in Critical Incident Response

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM:      Streamlined Incident Management – Scenario

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM:      Conclusion and Q & A Period/OTOA Training Opportunities

** All times are approximate. Additional scenarios may be infused if time allows.

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