4 hr. (pm) Taser Recertification & Legal review-Lanark

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Instructor Location:
Lanark Police Department
111 South Broad Street
Suite A
Lanark, IL
Instructor: Randy Craft, Taser Instructor

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


This is a new date. The original date was 1/23/19.

You may contact the instructor by email to attend on short notice randy64612@yahoo.com 


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 2 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