CRISIS INTERVENTION TRAINING - 8 HOURS
August 26, 2015
CRISIS INTERVENTION TRAINING AWARENESS - 8 HOUR CLASS
** GEARED FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT & EMERGENCY RELATED FIRST RESPONDERS **
SSD PERSONNEL ONLY: please contact firstname.lastname@example.org directly to rsvp!
This class is geared for emergency first responders and is an overview and awareness course designed to assist dispatchers and first responders with identifying and assisting individuals with mental illnesses. CIT is designed to promote community solutions to assist individuals with mental illnesses. The course is a law-enforcement based crisis intervention partnership with community and health care groups. The training will increase the safety of officers, consumers, their family members and other citizens within the community. CIT reduces the stigma and the need for further contact with the criminal justice system. The training will provide students with an understanding of the basic symptomology of mental illnesses, considerations and tactics for communicating with mentally ill subjects and will provide an awareness of the community resources available. POST Certified #5990-20801 and P.O.S.T. reimbursable under Plan IV.
Classes will be held at the following locations on the noted dates:
Rancho Cordova Police Department, 2897 Kilgore Rd, Rancho Cordova, CA - February 26, 2016, March 30, 2016, April 22, 2016, May 27, 2016, June 24, 2016, July 20, 2016, August 19, 2016, September 28, 2016, October 28, 2016.
Galt Police Department, 455 Industrial Dr, Galt, CA - August 31, 2016 and December 2, 2016. ** NOTE April 13, 2016 has been cancelled. **
Folsom Police Department, 46 Natoma St, Folsom, CA - March 11, 2016, May 11, 2016, June 10, 2016, July 8, 2016, September 9, 2016, October 12, 2016, November 18, 2016, November 30, 2016, December 14, 2016.
There is no paper ticket required to gain entry into this class, just a reservation and a form of identification. To reschedule or cancel your reservation for this class, please do so no later than two weeks prior to the start of the training.
If you have any questions, please email email@example.com. Thank you!
When & Where
Various locations in Sacramento County
*see event description for exact locations
Sacramento County Regional Crisis Intervention Team
This class is in partnership with Folsom PD, Rancho Cordova PD, Sacramento PD, Citrus Heights PD, Elk Grove PD, Galt PD, Veterans Affairs PD, Sacramento County Department of Behavioral Health Services and NAMI Sacramento. The class is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security/UASI.