IPMBA Training Class Details

IPMBA Police Cyclist Course - Scottsdale, AZ Mon, March 13, 2017 — Fri, March 17, 2017

Course Location/Facility Name: Paiute Neighborhood Cente

Address: 6535 E Osborn Rd. Scottsdale, AZ 85251 USA

Event Description:

Be prepared for the street! This essential training combines Emergency Vehicle Operations for bike officers with patrol procedures, tactics, night operations, scenarios, and basic bike maintenance and on-the-road repairs. Learn to ride like a pro, avoid crashes, and use your bike to foil the bad guys every time. Off-road riding and bike-specific live-fire exercises may be added at the instructor’s discretion.

Curriculum Overview: Police Cyclist Course Curriculum Overview

Prerequisites: Law enforcement officer; basic bicycle-handling skills; good physical condition

Required Equipment: Police Cyclist Course Equipment List

Testing Procedure: Written and practical

Certification: IPMBA Police Cyclist Certification is available to licensed law enforcement officers who successfully complete the practical test, earn a score of 76% or better on the written test, become members of IPMBA, and submit applications for certification accompanied by the appropriate fee.

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Tuition: $75; IPMBA membership

Instructor Name: Christian Bailey, PCI#1163 EMSCI #334

Event Schedule/Agenda: Dates: March 13-17, 2017; 0800 – 1600 hours, 40 hours (Schedule varies throughout week) The Scottsdale Police Department Bike Unit conducts a 5/8 - 40 hour Police Cyclist Course. The course includes three day shifts, a night shift in our downtown/entertainment district, and a long ride through the Scottsdale Sonoran Preserve. The course also includes a range component. Full schedule will be mailed upon registration.

Registration Contact Information: Christian Bailey Phone: (480) 312-5873
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A thorough list of accommodations is available upon request. There are several hotels in the area that provide government rates.

Additional Info:

Fee: $75 paid as IPMBA membership, paid online or a check payable to IPMBA http://ipmba.org/membership/join-renew 

You can join online in advance or pay for the membership on the first day of the course.  If you join online, please bring your confirmation with you. 

Limit:  20 officers.