Legal Issues for Use of Force Instructors

LET641 - 2.00 Hours

Description

This course is designed to help officers stay up to date with liability issues that relate to incidents of use of force. Participants learn about the rights and duties of a peace officer during use of force and deadly encounters, potential liabilities, department accountability, and the importance of training protocols to ensure the protection of constitutional rights.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Legal Issues for Use of Force Instructors #78044.

Schedule

  • LS  LET641  15
    $25.00

Description

This course is designed to help officers stay up to date with liability issues that relate to incidents of use of force. Participants learn about the rights and duties of a peace officer during use of force and deadly encounters, potential liabilities, department accountability, and the importance of training protocols to ensure the protection of constitutional rights.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Legal Issues for Use of Force Instructors #78044.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

  • The mandatory completion/duration period for the eCourse is 45 days from the registration date.
  • To complete this course you are required to have a computer with internet access.

Equipment

  • Broadband internet connection
  • Current Browser

     Recommended: Mozilla Firefox 30 or higher, Google Chrome 37 or higher

     Alternatives: Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Safari 7 or higher

  • Apple Quicktime Player 10 or higher
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 10 or higher
  • Adobe Flash 11 or higher

Topics

Rights and duties of Texas Peace Officers related to use of deadly force+Potential liabilities regarding use of deadly force+Department accountability associated with incidents of use of force+Importance of training protocols

Suggested Audience

  • Peace officers or other law enforcement personnel who teach use of force

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

0.2 CEUs
  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • Other Information

    • After registering online for this course, you will receive an email with instructions for getting started. If you do not receive a confirmation within one hour, please contact us at (979) 845-6677 or ilepse@teex.tamu.edu


    Contact Information

    Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
    Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

    Payment Information

    • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
    • Purchase Order - Complete registration form and send to ilepse@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788
    • Check - Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX - LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

    Refund Policy

    • Refunds are not available for eLearning courses, nor may the course be transferred from one customer to another. 
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