LET516 – 24.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence at (800) 423-8433 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

Picture of a police vehicle on the emergency vehicle driving track during the Emergency Vehicle Operations Instructor courseThis update course is for those with Emergency Vehicle Operations (EVOC) Instructor certificates near expiration or who have not taught EVOC in recent years. Over three days participants will refresh their knowledge with the legal aspects of emergency driving and practice a number of driving maneuvers. Class will provide a realistic, high-stress, driving program with over 16 hours of actual driving time.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements EVOC Course #57009.

Prerequisites

Participants enrolling in this course must complete the following course prior to attendance:

Please send proof of course completion via email to [email protected] at least two weeks prior to class start date.

Participants will be contacted via email to confirm approval and admittance into course.

Enrollment Requirements

Participants enrolling in this course must have the following endorsements:

  • Valid driver’s license with the proper endorsement

Prior to the start of the course, a member of the ILEPSE staff will contact the participant to verify the endorsement listed above.

Participants will be contacted via email to confirm approval and admittance into course.

Course Completion Requirements

Participant Must Provide

  • A photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.

Equipment

  • Provide a suitable emergency vehicle in excellent working condition. It is recommended that each participant bring a vehicle to maximize driving time towards achieving successful course completion. If an agency needs participants to share a vehicle, submit the written request via email to [email protected] at least two weeks prior to class start date.
  • Vehicle must be equipped with heavy-duty suspension and be in good mechanical condition.
  • Two spare tires are required during driving exercises. Seriously worn tires are considered hazardous and may not be allowed during exercises.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed

Topics

  • Legal Aspects of Emergency Driving
  • Physical Forces and Vehicle Dynamics
  • The Basics of Emergency Driving
  • Driving on Wet Surfaces
  • Performance Driving
  • Serpentine Driving
  • Controlled Braking
  • Evasive Lane Change
  • Obstacle
  • Backing
  • Precision Maneuvering

Suggested Audience

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

Note: Live Online Instructor-Led (webinar) courses are not eligible for TCOLE credit.

  • 24.00 hours – Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)

Other Information

  • Certificate of successful completion is valid five years from date of completion

Contact Information

Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Toll-Free: (800) 423-8433
Email: [email protected]

Payment Info

  • Credit Card – Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
  • Purchase Order – Complete registration form and send to [email protected] or fax to (877) 289-9715
  • Check – Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX – LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

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