IPMBA Training Class Details
IPMBA Police Cyclist Course - Brooksville, FL Mon, June 18, 2018 — Fri, June 22, 2018
Course Location/Facility Name: Hernando County Sheriff’s Office
Address: 18900 Cortez Blvd Brooksville, FL 34601 USA
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.
Instructor Name: Edward Croissant, PCI# 366B
Event Schedule/Agenda: The Police Cyclist Course is a 40-hour class made up of five (5), eight (8) hour days to include a night ride on the third day of class.
Registration Contact Information: Edward Croissant Phone: 813-781-2304
Student Needs: • A reputable manufacturer mountain bike, able to withstand the rigorous training. Murray, Roadmaster, Next or similar brand bicycles will NOT be allowed to be used by students in this class • A properly-fitting bicycle helmet, approved by one of the following: Snell, ANSI or CPSC • Eye Protection, for riding both sunglasses for daytime and clear/yellow for night riding • Pedal-Retention devices, “Bear cages”, mini clips or clipless pedals or flat pedals with appropriate shoe wear • Bicycle gloves • Water bottle and cage, or hydration pack • Headlight and rear red light for night ride • Duty Gear