4 hr. (pm) Taser Recertification & Legal Review-Morrison

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Registration Deadline: Friday, December 06, 2019
Time: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor Location:
Whiteside County Courthouse, Emergency Operations Room
400 N. Cherry Street
Morrison, IL
Instructor: Sgt. Kris Schmidt, Whiteside County Sheriff's Office

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


This course will use the most recent Taser certification/recertification training, which includes a legal update, the constitutional 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.

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