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
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.
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
Students can be emailed local hotel 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.