IPMBA Training Class Details

IPMBA Police Cyclist Course - Washington, DC Mon, July 24, 2017 — Fri, July 28, 2017

Course Location/Facility Name: Washington Hilton

Address: 1919 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20009 US

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: $450 by January 5; $500/$550 (member/non-member) by May 31; $575/$625 (member/not-member) after May 31

Instructor Name: James Englert, PCI #1081

Event Schedule/Agenda: Monday 1pm-5pm; Tuesday 8am-5pm; Wednesday 8am-5pm; Thursday 8am-5pm; Friday 8am-10am

Registration Contact Information: NASRO Phone: 205-739-6060
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Online Registration: (if applicable) Click here to register online


Washington Hilton: $174.00 plus taxes per night

Make your room reservations now!  To secure a room please contact the Washington Hilton at (202) 483-3000 or reserve online.  Reservations must be made by June 23, 2017, or before the group rooms are sold out, so do not delay.  Prevailing rates may apply after this date or when the group rooms are sold out, whichever occurs first.  Room are subject to availability.  Guest are subject to a self-parking fee of $36 per night.

Additional Info:

This course is being offered as part of the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) Conference.  IPMBA Instructor James Englert is a School Resource Officer with Arapahoe High School in Colorado and is a recipient of the NASRO Medal of Valor.  The course will focus on use of bikes in schools and include information specific to school safety and school resource officers. 

Attendees must provide their own properly fitted mountain bikes and personal protective equipment to include a helmet, cycling gloves, and eye protection. Visit http://ipmba.org/images/uploads/Police_2016.pdf for a list of equipment.  This course will NOT include a night ride, off-road riding, or live-fire exercises; therefore, it is not necessary to bring a high-intensity headlight, range equipment in addition to standard duty gear, or off-road tires.  

Tuition includes IPMBA certification, the Complete Guide to Public Safety Cycling, and all NASRO conference activities. 

Visit www.nasro.org to register.