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Mental Health Officer - TCOLE #4201

Class Length: 40 hours
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Register 8/15/20228/19/20220800 - 1700Denton Public Safety Training 22
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TCOLE Mental Health Peace Officer Certification Course 4001. The purpose of the Mental Health Officer course is to further inform and educate the officer in the area of the mental health and issues pertaining to serving as a mental health officer, to include advanced crisis intervention.

Student Prerequisites (TCOLE Rule §221.11):

(a)   To qualify for a mental health officer proficiency certificate, an applicant must meet the following requirements:

(1)   currently appointed as a peace officer, county jailer, or justice of the peace;

(2)   at least two years' experience as a peace officer, county jailer, or justice of the peace;

(3)   if not currently a commissioned peace officer or county jailer, an applicant must meet the current enrollment standards;

(4)   if an applicant is a commissioned peace officer or county jailer, an applicant must not ever have had a license or certificate issued by the commission suspended or revoked;

(5)   if an applicant is a commissioned peace officer or county jailer, an applicant must have met the continuing education requirements for the previous training cycle;

(6)   successful completion of a training course in emergency first aid and lifesaving techniques (Red Cross or equivalent); and

(7)   successful completion of the current mental health officer training course and pass the approved examination for mental health officer proficiency.

(b)   The effective date of this section is January 14, 2010.

 

 

Additionally, the student must have taken:

·       De-Escalation (TCOLE Course #1849)

·       Crisis Intervention Training (TCOLE Course #1850) OR Mental Health for Jailers (TCOLE Course #4900)        

·       Equivalents for De-Escalation and Crisis Intervention Training include Basic Peace Officer Course (TCOLE Course #1000667, #1000696, #1000720)

 

 

 

 

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COURSE COST

$see below

SPECIAL NOTES

THE CLASS COSTS $160 TO ATTEND. 

 

YOU WILL BE BILLED BY THE INSTRUCTOR - LANDON ROLLINS.

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