LET530 – 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 firstname.lastname@example.org to get the latest schedule.
In this course vehicle operators will become familiar with terminology and liability issues that relate to the operation of a motor vehicle in an emergency capacity. The course includes hands-on driving exercises that will enhance an individual’s ability to operate a vehicle during an emergency situation. Participants will learn and demonstrate their individual vehicle control and performance limitations.
This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Driving Course #2046.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
- Provide a suitable vehicle that will be used in an emergency driving situation. Maximum of two participants per vehicle.
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. The 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 requirement, for example, a field exercise that cannot be missed.
Participants in a TCOLE credit course must complete the class in its entirety to receive TCOLE credit.
- Legal Aspects of Emergency Driving
- Physical Forces and Vehicle Dynamics
- Driving on Wet Surfaces
- Performance Driving
- Serpentine Driving
- Controlled Braking
- Evasive Lane Change
- Obstacle Course
Emergency vehicle operators, firefighters, EMS, and other emergency services personnel
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)
- 24.00 hours – Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)
- 24.00 hours – State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)
Institute for Law Enforcement and Protective Services Excellence
Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Toll-Free: (800) 423-8433