Patrol Tactics 24 Hour In-Service

Given a written and practical exam composed of vehicle contacts, person contacts and structural clearing.  Participants will demonstrate the following skills:

  • Threat recognition, prioritization and response
  • High risk handcuffing
  • Legal authority
  • Contact and cover
  • Equipment management
  • Care after fire
  • Angular evaluations on vertical edges
    • Structures and vehicles

To register for the course, contact your Training Manager to assign the training to you via Acadis

Upcoming classes are listed below.  Registration does not guarantee acceptance into the class.  Selections will be completed four weeks prior to the class; those accepted into the class will receive a notification at that time.

Priority for the next three classes are being offered to those that need to complete IIT Certification.

All participants must not have any physical limitations.
No Fee
Don Arnold (LETCSA Patrol Tactics/De-escalation Program Manager), Sacheie Coaxum (Division Administrator)

(206) 835-7329

Who can attend our classes?

This course is open to all Peace Officers certified in the State of Washington.

Required Equipment

  • Fully equipped duty belt and inert firearm
  • Handcuffs (and keys)
  • Sturdy boots 

Pre-Course work

Participants must read WAC 139-11.

Dress Code

Visitors attending training at the WSCJTC are encouraged to wear their agency logo shirt/uniform or agency ID badge while on campus. 

Visitors not wearing agency identification can attend classes in business casual attire.  They will need to check in at the front desk and wear a clip-on visitor's identification card.


This course is regulated by the following:


Class hours are 0800-1700, Monday through Wednesday, with the exception of State and Federal Holidays. 

Please note the session dates below. 


Deadline to cancel is 14 days prior to class.  Late cancellations are subject to fee.

Training sessions

Session Session Title Dates & Hours Location Status Cost
2192-25 Patrol Tactics 24-hour In-Service Puyallup Police Department Training Center
311 West Pioneer Avenue
Puyallup, WA 98371
No fee
2192-20 Patrol Tactics 24-hour In-Service 1/25/2022 - 1/27/2022
Class Hours:
0800 - 1700
Border Patrol Colville Station
200 Buena Vista Drive
Colville, WA 99114
Open No fee
2192-23 Patrol Tactics 24 Hour In-Service 3/9/2022 - 3/11/2022
Class Hours:
0800 - 1700
First Baptist Church
747 Wheeler Street
Longview, WA 98632
Open No fee