IPMBA Training Class Details

IPMBA Bicycle Response Team Training - Saint Louis, MO Mon, June 04, 2018 — Wed, June 06, 2018


Course Location/Facility Name: Washington University in Saint Louis

Address: 6475 Forsyth Blvd Saint Louis, MO 63105 US

Event Description:

Think you don’t need a bike-mounted mobile field force?  Think again.  Social media helps spawn crowds — some unruly — and bike officers are uniquely qualified to handle them.  And who better than a bike medic to ensure prompt medical attention is rendered if a team member or bystander is injured?  Whether you are preparing for political events, parties and raves, or just expecting your team to make it to the championship, this course will prepare you to manage your crowds and ensure prompt patient care in crowd situations.  Practical exercises include formations, single- and double-column riding, arrest/rescue techniques, squad withdrawal, and gas mask drills, complete with smoke and noise!  

Curriculum Overview:  IPMBA Bicycle Response Team Curriculum Overview

Prerequisites:  Current IPMBA membership; law enforcement officer, EMS provider, or security officer; completion of the IPMBA PC/EMSC/SC Course or alternate course of instruction; good physical condition.   

Required Equipment:  Bicycle Response Team Training Equipment List

Certification:  IPMBA Bicycle Response Team Training Certificates of Completion are available to qualified Police, EMS, and security personnel who complete the course requirements.

Tuition: $550/$600 before/after May 1 + applicable membership fees. Includes workshops June 7-9.

Instructor Name: Mo Ibrahim, Tristen Lopez

Event Schedule/Agenda: Monday, June 4, 8am-5pm; Tuesday, June 5, 8am-5pm; Wednesday, June 6, 8am-5pm; your choice of workshops Thursday-Saturday, June 7-9.

Registration Contact Information: IPMBA Phone: 410-744-2400
Email:
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Online Registration: (if applicable) Click here to register online

Accommodations:

Washington University in Saint Louis (WUSTL) Residence Halls: 6618 Shepley Drive, Saint Louis MO 63130.  Suite-style accommodations with up to four singles sharing a common area and a bathroom.  Prices are per person and include breakfast, a linen package (sheets, pillow and case, blanket, two bath towels, two washcloths, a bar of soap and a plastic cup), and wi-fi.  Buildings are air-conditioned.  Lounges feature cable TV, laundry, kitchen, and vending machines.  Smoking and tobacco use are prohibited. Parking passes must be purchased in advance with your conference registration.  Marked units are NOT exempt.  If you park without a permit, you will be fined.   Reservations accepted February 1-April 18, 2018.

Rate:  Single Room:  $51.50 per person, per night + $40 one-time linen and reservation fee.  You MUST book online at http://tinyurl.com/2018IPMBAHousing using MC, Visa, Discover, or AmEx between February 1 and April 18, 2018.  For assistance with online reservations, call 314-935-6680.

Clayton Plaza Hotel: 1.5 bike-able miles; 7750 Carondelet Ave; Clayton 63105; 314-726-5400; Group Code:  INP; http://tinyurl.com/2018IPMBAHotel

Rate: $124 + 16.61% tax.  Single Kings or Double Queens.  Includes in-room WiFi, full buffet breakfast, airport shuttle service (6am-10pm), and parking.  Oversized vehicles (limit 6’7”) is $30 per day; advance notification required.  Smoke-free.  Cutoff Date:  May 3, 2018, or sellout.  

Additional Info:

This course is being offered as part of the 28th Annual IPMBA Conference, June 4-9, 2018.  Fee includes your choice of workshops Thursday, June 7-Saturday, June 9, and other ancillary activities. 

Download the registration packet.  Register online