In a combination of classroom, and practical exercises, students receive instruction on the proper firing, manipulation/nomenclature of the Thomas A. Smith Electric Rifle (TASER). Additionally, students will receive training on de-escalation methods and verbalization prior to, during, and after the use of this type of force

Training Requirements:

  • Sworn Personnel - 3 hours annually/1.5 hours bi-annually
  • Cadets - 8 hours
  • Recruits - 8 hours