CRISIS INTERVENTION TRAINING - 8 HOURS
CRISIS INTERVENTION TRAINING - 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 - January 13, 2017, March 10, 2017, April 7, 2017, June 16, 2017, July 14, 2017, September 15, 2017, October 13, 2017.
Folsom Police Department, 46 Natoma St, Folsom, CA - February 3, 2017, May 5, 2017, August 4, 2017, November 3, 2017, December 8, 2017.
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!