IPMBA Annual Conference

Schedule and Program

29th Annual IPMBA Conference ~ April 8-13, 2019 ~ Fort Worth, Texas

Registration will open in September; dates and fees have been posted for planning purposes only.  Links will be activated when registration is open. 

How to Register...Register Online...Download Registration Packet (PDF)...Download Exhibitor Registration Packet (PDF) to use the tab-through function effectively, download the PDF, complete the form, and then save it as a new file, ideally, your company name.)

View Details Online (coming in September)

IPMBA Training Courses 

IPMBA’s training and certification courses range from 3-5 days in length.  These comprehensive, multi-day courses provide essential training for public safety personnel in general and specialized bicycle operations.  Course attendees may attend workshops on Thursday, Friday, and/or Saturday at no extra charge (schedules permitting), and everyone will have a chance to test their mettle in Friday's Obstacle Course Competition, followed by the Graduation and Awards Ceremony.  For full course descriptions, including model schedule, pre-requisites, equipment requirements, and testing procedures, visit the training page. Current IPMBA membership required for all training courses.

IPMBA Workshops 

Offering essential, dynamic, and innovative on-bike sessions AND insightful and information-packed in-class workshops, the IPMBA workshops are ideal for new and experienced police, EMS, and security cyclists as well as supervisors and administrators.  Workshops are included in the fee for multi-day courses (schedules permitting).  A 2.5-day (Thursday-Saturday) workshop-only option is also available.  All participants are invited to compete in Friday's Obstacle Course Competition, followed by the Graduation and Awards Ceremony.  

Schedule at a Glance

IPMBA Courses 

Course descriptions can be found at About the Courses

IPMBA Instructor Course – April 8-12, 2019 – $775 (includes Saturday workshops; night ops sponsored by Police Bike Store
IPMBA Maintenance Officer Course – April 8-12, 2019 – $625 (includes Saturday workshops) 
IPMBA Police/EMS/Security Cyclist Course – April 8-11, 2019 – $400 (includes Friday-Saturday workshops; sponsored by EMSWorld; night ops sponsored by Police Bike Store)
IPMBA Police/EMS/Security Cyclist II Course – April 8-10, 2019 – $500 (includes Thursday-Saturday workshops) 
IPMBA Bicycle Response Team Training – April 8-10, 2019 – $575 (includes Thursday-Saturday workshops) 

**Register early!  Fees increase $50 on March 1, 2019.**

Exhibit Hall – April 10-11, 2019
Outdoor Demo - April 12, 2019
Competition & Awards Ceremony - April 12, 2019
Workshops – April 11-13, 2019 (Fees range $350-$500 based on membership and registration status; download registration packet or view online -- coming in September)
Registration will open in September! 

Register Online...View Details Online...Download Registration Packet (PDF)...Download Exhibitor Registration Packet (PDF; to use the tab-through function effectively, download the PDF, complete the form, and then save it as a new file, ideally, your company name.)