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Reading Police
Department

Upcoming Law Enforcement Trainings:

 

June 3rd-7th, 2024 – NITV Certified Examiners Course–

July 8th-12th 2024 – IPMBA POLICE CYCLIST COURSE–

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July 8th-12th 2024 – IPMBA POLICE CYCLIST COURSE–

 

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August 26th-27th, 2024 – Triton Shotgun Armorer Course–

August 28th-29th, 2024 – Triton AR Armorer Course–

 

 

 

 

March 24-28th, 2025 – NTOA Less Lethal, FSDD Chemical Agent Instructor –

            TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT


Less Lethal, FSDD, Chemical Agent Instructor Certification
3/24/2025 thru 3/28/2025
Reading, PA
Co-Hosted By City of Reading Police Academy

Course Overview

THIS INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION EXPIRES FOUR YEARS AFTER COMPLETION OF THE CERTIFICATION COURSE.

The Less Lethal Impact Projectiles Instructor Course is a train the trainer course designed to familiarize attendees with less lethal weapons, impact munitions and deployment tactics. Topics to be covered include instructor development techniques, less lethal force philosophy, case law, policy issues, technology overview, deployment tactics, product demonstrations, and less lethal practical scenarios.

The Flash Sound Diversionary Device Instructor Course is a train the trainer course designed to familiarize attendees with flash sound diversionary devices (FSDD). Topics to be covered include history of diversionary devices, definitions, and nomenclature, legal aspects of diversionary devices, policy issues, preparation and deployment of diversionary devices, and practical application.

The Chemical Agent Instructor Course is a train the trainer course designed to familiarize attendees with chemical munitions. Topics to be covered include history, products and characteristics, delivery systems, hazards, decontamination, gas masks, and general tactics as they relate to the use of chemical agents.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE ONLINE