Training Calendar

This information last updated on February 15, 2022 4:15 PM

 TAHN Region 8 40-hour Negotiations Course

February 21 - 25, 2022

This 40-hour course is designed to introduce the skillsets to prepare LE personnel in becoming crisis/hostage negotiators. Upon completion of this course, the new negotiator will have an essential understanding of team roles of crisis/ hostage negotiations and should be able to perform in any role of a hostage negotiator team member. This course meets standards set forth by TCOLE and by the State of Texas for wiretap warrants. The cost of the class is $100 for TAHN members and $140 for non-TAHN members ($40 of this will go toward a TAHN membership).
The course covers the following and more:

  • History of Negotiations
  • Characteristics of a Negotiable Incident and Stages of an Incident
  • Active Listening and Communication Skills
  • Handling Demands, Effects of Time
  • Recognizing Psychological, Mental and Emotional disorders, how to recognize them and deal with them, including Stockholm Syndrome
  • The Effects of Stress, Stages of Stress and Stress in the Hostage Situation
  • Team Structure
  • Intelligence Coordination
  • A full day of Realistic Scenarios and Scenario Training


Bedford Police Department
2121 L. Don Dodson
Bedford, TX 76021

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

$100 for TAHN members and $140 for non-TAHN members ($40 of this will go toward a TAHN membership)

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For more information or registration questions contact:
Ray Cannon
Region 8 Vice-President

 Property Room Management

February 22 - 23, 2022

• Liabilities / Case Studies
• Audits
• Inventories
• Documentation
• Packaging Standards
• Accreditation Standards
• Design Criteria
• Space Standards
• Bar Codes
• Automation

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Hurst Police Department
825 Thousand Oaks Dr
Hurst, TX 76054

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