40 Hour Certification Class – 5 days, POST approved. This week long class is very intense and interactive. It gives an in-depth look at mental illness and its implications for law enforcement. We cover: schizophrenia and psychotic disorders, mood disorders, cognitive disorders, personality and substance disorders, suicide assessment, adolescent & elder issues, PTSD, suicide by cop, and mental health courts. Advocates and consumers of mental health services speak on their experiences, there are panel discussions and role play exercises with professional actors.
PLEASE NOTE: Class has been modified to a hybrid model to accommodate safety precautions for covid. Monday and Tuesday will be classroom sessions conducted online on Zoom. Wednesday and Thursday classes will be in person for scenario training. Any questions can be directed to our Training Director, Jerry – firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Minnesota Crisis Intervention Team is a continuing education sponsor as approved by the Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training. This course MN CIT 40-Hour Certification Class, Course Number 10172-0024, has been approved by the POST Board for continuing education credit. Peace officers who successfully complete this course will receive 40 hours of continuing education. The sponsor of this course has a written policy for the investigation and resolution of allegations of classroom discrimination. This policy applies to all faculty, instructors, administrative staff, and students. A copy of the policy may be obtained from the sponsor by contacting email@example.com.