IPMBA Training Class Details

IPMBA Instructor Course - Hershey, PA This class is full!

Mon, September 22, 2014 — Fri, September 26, 2014

Course Location/Facility Name: Derry Township Police Department

Address: 620 Clearwater Road Hershey, PA 17033 US

Event Description:

Riding a bike is not as easy as…riding a bike.  Public safety cyclists must learn how to ride both technically and tactically.  This intense course will equip you with the skills to teach public safety cyclists how to use their bikes safely and effectively.  Through in-class presentations, on-bike drills, mock teaching sessions, and peer and self-critiques, you will learn to identify and correct improper technique; assist students in overcoming difficulties; and incorporate various methods of instruction into the IPMBA courses.  This course is often described by graduates as one of the most challenging and rewarding classes of their careers.

Curriculum Overview:  Instructor Course Curriculum Overview

Prerequisites: Current IPMBA Police, EMS, or Security certified membership; good physical condition; see details at Become an Instructor

Required Equipment: Instructor Course Equipment List

Testing Procedure:  Basic knowledge and skills assessment; written and practical; oral presentations

Certification: IPMBA Instructor Certification is available to qualified Police, EMS, and Security personnel who pass the written and practical tests and oral presentations.

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Tuition: $700 + applicable certification/membership fees

Instructor Name: Bruce Jackson, PCI #239T; Greg Parsons, PCI #509T/EMSCI #160T

Event Schedule/Agenda: The full training schedule will be distributed with the student materials on the first day of the course. The course hours are 0800-1800 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday; 1300-2200 Wednesday. Note: schedule may be changed at the discretion of the instructors.

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


Comfort Inn at the Park, 1200 Mae Street, Hummelstown PA 17036.  Call 717-566-2050 for a reservation and reference the IPMBA Training Course when booking.  The rate of $54 plus 11% tax is available until August 31, 2014. 

The rate includes hot breakfast and parking.  Amenities include heated indoor pool and wireless internet access.  Some rooms are equipped with refrigerators and microwaves.  For more information, visit http://www.comfortinn.com/hotel-hummelstown-pennsylvania-PA107.  Please note that this rate is not available online.

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Additional Info:

This course requires an application process.  Download the registration packet for the registration form, Instructor Application, course logistics (including bike shipping, parking, attire, and equipment), and the PAR-Q (Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire).