4 hr Taser Recertification & Legal Review-Fulton

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Registration Deadline: Monday, February 22, 2021
Time: 2:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Instructor Location:
Fulton Fire Dept
1802 16th Avenue
Fulton, IL
Instructor: Sgt. Kris Schmidt, Whiteside County Sheriff's Office

Members' Fee: $0
Sworn Non-Members' Fee: $55
Non-Members' Fee: $55

This course will review the justifiable Use of Force, taking note of the civil rights accorded an individual. It will provide an update on recent court decisions restricting use of a TASER so officers can avoid excessive use of force allegations. There will be scenarios for officers to choose what level of force is reasonable within Illinois/Federal law controlling the Use of the TASER and dealing with situations when the TASER was not effective.


This course will certify students as users of the Taser less than lethal weapons.  Students must bring their Taser and 3 cartridges per student. Training cartridges can be used. Officers will also receive a review in the following relating to Taser use:


Warnings   Technology overview      Electrical & Medical Background      Specifications             


Practical Training & Field Applications:

  • Firing/Reloading drills
  • Tactical considerations & field applications
  • Scenario based training

Officers need to bring full duty belt but NO firearms or ammunition