IPMBA Training Class Details
IPMBA Police Cyclist Course - Chattanooga, TN Mon, September 29, 2014 — Fri, October 03, 2014
Course Location/Facility Name: Chattanooga Police Department
Address: 3410 Amnicola Hwy Chattanooga, TN 37406 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.
Instructor Name: MPO Eames (PCI: #985); Officer Simmons (PCI: #1349)
Event Schedule/Agenda: The course hours are tentatively scheduled for 0800 -1700 on Monday through Friday.
Registration Contact Information: Sgt. Charles Brown Phone: 423-421-9052
Students should be physically fit and already possess basic cycling skills. This class involves obstacle negotiation, road rides, off-road rides, falling techniques and scenario based training.