IPMBA Training Class Details

IPMBA Police Cyclist Course - Garland, TX Mon, April 02, 2018 — Fri, April 06, 2018


Course Location/Facility Name: Garland Police Department

Address: 1891 Forest Ln Garland, TX 75041 USA

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: $235 per person

Instructor Name: Robert Duncan #1439 and John Capers #1483

Event Schedule/Agenda: Class starts Monday morning at 8am. Mandatory equipment required for the first day: Mountain bike in patrol ready condition, fit for off-road riding, equipped with bike bag and pedal retention device, helmet, and eye protection. Suggested equipment: bicycle riding gloves, padded bike shorts, water bottles and water bottle cages on bike, sunscreen, shorts and t-shirt, and athletic shoes. This class is an on the bike training class so come prepared to ride on an average of 10 miles per day. Will be provided with week schedule on first day of class.

Registration Contact Information: Robert Duncan Phone: 972-205-2980
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Accommodations:

Students can be emailed local hotel info

Additional Info:

If you have questions about the physical part of this class please call Officer Capers at 972-485- 4883 or Officer Duncan at 972-205-2980.