Survive & Thrive: Protecting You and Your Fellow Officers
Organization(s): VALOR Officer Safety and Wellness Program
Jul 16, 2019 — Jul 17, 2019
This VALOR training provides officers at all levels with the essentials to survive and thrive by stressing the importance of being physically and mentally prepared, maintaining situational awareness, combating complacency, and remaining vigilant. Hear from law enforcement experts on causes of officer assaults, injuries, and deaths; safety and preparedness mind-set; physical health; officer-citizen encounters; mitigating stress; weapon concealment; intentional wellness mind-set; surviving an assault; casualty care and rescue tactics; personal protective factors; deaths not associated with assaults; vehicle safety; and officer survivor story. Through funding provided by the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance, there is no cost to attend this training. Participants are responsible for associated travel and lodging expenses.
Target Audience: This training is only open to currently sworn law enforcement officers.