LET643 – 8.00 Hours


Dates Location Class Price
Details 12/10/21 – 12/10/21 Bryan, TX LS LET643 1 $100.00 Register

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 423-8433 or ilepse@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

Participants will learn de-escalation techniques to limit the use of force in public interactions. This course is required for any officer holding a basic proficiency certificate (at least once every 48 months), as a requirement for an intermediate proficiency certificate, and as a requirement for an advanced certificate. This requirement is in effect as of April 1, 2018.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements for De-Escalation Techniques Course #1849.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process, and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. The course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirement, for example, a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Participants in a TCOLE credit course must complete the class in its entirety to receive TCOLE credit.


  • Critical decision-making model
  • Responding to crisis incidents
  • Tactical communication skills
  • Crisis intervention team tactical concepts

Suggested Audience

Peace officers and reserve law enforcement officers

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

Note: Live Online Instructor-Led (webinar) courses are not eligible for TCOLE credit.

  • 8.00 hours – Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)

Contact Information

Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Toll-Free: (800) 423-8433
Email: ilepse@teex.tamu.edu

Payment Info

  • 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 (877) 289-9715
  • Check – Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX – ILEPSE, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

This course is absolutely the most relevant course I have taken. I feel like I will be prepared when I enter into my internship.

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