Law Enforcement

ICI Officer-Involved Shooting and Force Investigations Course

May 20 2019 - May 24 2019

POST CONTRACT COURSE

Description

This POST Institute of Criminal Investigation (ICI) scenario-based training course is designed for experienced detectives who are assigned to investigate law enforcement involved critical incidents including officer-involved shootings, use of force incidents and in custody deaths.

Topics covered throughout this course include understanding stakeholders, lawful and unlawful force, physiological and psychological changes (human factors), administrative and criminal investigations, legal considerations and courtroom testimony, crime scene reconstruction, video forensics, taser incidents, excited delirium related deaths and contemporary critical incident case studies.

Students in this course will be assigned to a critical incident / officer-involved shooting investigative team.  Each team will respond to a different use of force incident scene and conduct an investigation into their scenario incident.  Their tasks will minimally include crime scene management and documentation (sketch/diagram, photography and videography), conducting interviews and obtaining statements (involved parties and witnesses), and evidence collection/preservation.  The course will culminate with each group providing a scenario factual presentation to a panel of experts.

Designed For


Full-time Law Enforcement personnel.
No fees for POST reimbursable agencies.

Hours

40

College Units

1.0 semester unit

Certification

PLEASE NOTE: POST Plan IV Travel Reimbursement for this course has been suspended until further notice.

Certificates issued upon completion of course.

Course Prerequisites

  • Minimum 1 year investigative experience or current assignment as an investigator or investigative unit supervisor/manager.
  • Successful completion of a minimum of 80 hours of general or specialized investigator training.
  • Completion of Basic Police Academy and DOJ clearance required.

College of Record

Gavilan College

Location

Training Location:
Alameda Co. Sheriff's Office Regional Training Center, Classroom “C”
6289 Madigan Road
Dublin, CA 94568

Lodging:
Holiday Inn, Dublin
6680 Regional St., Dublin, CA 94568
Phone: 1.800.465.4329*

*Call and ask for the “ICI-OIS/OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING” group rate ($135+ a night, breakfast incl). Cutoff Date for special rate reservations is April 19, 2019

Meeting days/times

Monday-Friday: 0800-1700 hours (hours may vary)

Fees

NO FEES for POST Reimbursable Agencies.
Non-POST Reimbursable Agency Fees: $1,906.10

Late Cancellation Fee

$50 for late cancellation

Payment Information

All classes require full payment or a designated deposit at time of reservation. We accept Visa and MasterCard (a transaction fee of 2% will apply), cash, money order and cashier’s checks (made payable to SBRPSTC). Agency billing may also be arranged. Financial aid and VA benefits may be available.

*ALL FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. When possible, students will be advised of any fee changes prior to course start date. Tuition fee increases made at any time by the State Chancellor’s office may require collection of additional fees from students.

Students who have not lived in California for at least one (1) year and (1) day prior to start of college semester or do not meet other college criteria may be considered “out-of-state” students, and subject to additional fees to the ones listed above. Please check with our staff for details and exact costs.

Reservations

Agency personnel: please phone in (or email to: sbrpstc@theacademy.ca.gov) the following information:

  • Class Requested
  • Agency Name
  • Training Officer (TO) Name
  • TO's Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Attendee Name(s), Email Address, DOB
  • Method of payment if applicable

Self-sponsored students: Contact our main office at (408) 229-4299 to register. Be prepared to submit full or partial payment, depending on the class

Non-U.S. Citizens: If you are not a U.S. citizen but have a Permanent Resident card, email a copy of the front and back of the card (indicate the class in which you are registering) to: sbrpstc@theacademy.ca.gov

Cancellation/Refund Policy

All classes require full payment due by or before the first day of class. Out of consideration for people who are on a waiting list, your reservation must be cancelled no later than 30 days prior to first day of class. After the 30-day cancellation period, students/agencies will forfeit a minimum of $50 for materials expenses associated with unexcused cancellations. Substitutions or transfer of your reservation to another student is permitted upon approval.

Course Cancellation by South Bay

Each class has a minimum enrollment requirement. If the minimum enrollment is not reach for the course three weeks prior to the beginning of the class, the class may be cancelled and any deposits/payments will be refunded in full.

College Application Process

This program is presented through the South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium of Community Colleges (SBRPSTC), which includes Gavilan College, Monterey Peninsula College, Ohlone College, Hartnell College, Lake Tahoe Community College, Mission College, College of San Mateo, and Cabrillo College.

Only courses and programs presented for college credit will be funded, transcripted and certified through one of the above accredited institutions.

Funds generated through this process offset the costs of each course, thereby reducing student fees for the student/agency and allowing us to present more courses. Consequently, we require all students taking one of our college-based courses to apply to the designated college using OpenCCC, the online college application system by which the majority of community colleges collects registration and transcription information.

Students will receive reservation confirmation and class information along with college application instructions approximately 45 days before the class starts. If applicable, you will be required to complete the college application process and submit your South Bay Registration Form, to include your OpenCCC and applicable College ID numbers no later than 30 days before the class start date.*Failure to complete the college application process may result in your cancellation from the course or additional course/cancellation fees.