IPMBA Training Class Details

IPMBA Police Cyclist Course - Tampa, FL Fri, May 16, 2014 — Tue, May 20, 2014


Course Location/Facility Name: Hilton Tampa Downtown

Address: 211 North Tampa Street Tampa, FL 33602 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: $350 + IPMBA Membership ($55)

Instructor Name: David Millican, Erik Merlin, Artie Gonzales

Event Schedule/Agenda: Friday: 0800-1700; Saturday: 0800-1700; Sunday: 1300-2200; Monday: 0800-1700; Tuesday: 0800-1700. Schedule subject to change.

Registration Contact Information: IPMBA Phone: 410-744-2400
Email:
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Accomodations:

Hilton Tampa Downtown, 211 North Tampa Street, Tampa FL  33602.  Rate*:  $104 single/double; $124 triple; $144 quad  + 12% tax.  Call 813-204-3000 by April 16, 2014, and ask for Group Code PMBA (note: no " I"), or book online at http://tinyurl.com/IPMBAHotel2014.

Note:  Reservations must be made using the weblink or by calling the hotel directly.  Because most of their rooms are being held for IPMBA, discount travel websites may show that the hotel is sold out over the conference dates.  *A portion of the room rate will be used to offset conference expenses.

Additional Info:

This course will include bicycle-specific live-fire exercises.  200 rounds of ammunition are required.  

This course is being held in conjunction with the 24th Annual IPMBA Conference, May 21-23, 2014, in Tampa, Florida.  You may register for just the course, the course and the conference, or just the conference.

For more information and to download a registration packet, visit http://ipmba.org/conference/how-to-register.