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Crowd Control Workshop / In-Service

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  This 8-hour course was designed to familiarize the student with the organization, development, and proper execution of crowd management/control, riot dispersal and arrest techniques. Crowd dispersal and arrest exercises will provide the student with the basic skills to safely and successfully participate and conduct similar operations in their jurisdictions.

TYPE:  Advanced

LENGTH:  1 Day

Curriculum/Training Topics: 

  • Characteristics of crowds, demonstrations, mobs, and riots
  • Tasks performed by Control Force Unit
  • Tactics
  • Equipment
  • Use of riot batons, dismount drills and crowd control formations.

Eligibility

Applicants must be sworn state, local, campus or tribal law enforcement officers.

Cost

Tuition is free. Students will be responsible for travel, meals and lodging.

Registration Information

The best way to register is via the on-line registration system. This system allows you to register at your convenience, change your courses, cancel out of a program, and receive electronic feedback on the status of your request.

Create an Account  — This will allow you to apply for all training programs. It also lets you track your training once you have applied. After signing up for the account, you will receive a user name and password by email. Then, you will be ready to sign in and request a seat in training programs.

Training Account Login — Use this link if you already have a FLETC Training Account.

Contact Information:

If you have questions or need additional information, contact us at : stateandlocaltraining@dhs.gov or call 1-800-743-5382.

Training Dates

There are currently no training dates or other items within this program.