Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this training, the student will be able to:

  • Recognize the signs of a potential barricaded person.

  • Recite statistics related to barricaded person incidents.

  • Differentiate between a planned barricade incident and unplanned barricade incident.

  • Relate types of hostage barricades.

  • Explain the importance of active listening in barricaded person incidents.

  • Discuss questions and instructions for calls related to barricaded persons.

Course Content

    1. Course Information

    2. TCOLE Credit

    3. Learning Objectives

    4. Barricaded Person Worksheet

    1. Introduction

    2. News Article: Henry County Barricaded Person

    3. Body Cam Footage Henry County and Barricaded Man *Difficult to Watch*

    4. Knowledge Checkpoint

    1. The Barricaded Person

    2. HOBAS Statistics

    3. Knowledge Checkpoint

    1. Planned Barricades

    2. News Article: Planned Barricade

    3. Knowledge Checkpoint

    1. Hostage Barricades

    2. Gunman takes hostages at Los Angeles Trader Joe's

    3. Knowledge Checkpoint

    1. Speaking to a Barricaded Person

    2. Video Transcript: 9-1-1 dispatcher helped coax a suspected killer out of hiding

    3. 911 dispatcher helped coax a suspected killer out of hiding in Pasadena, California.

    4. Knowledge Checkpoint

About this course

  • Free
  • 37 lessons
  • 0.5 hours of video content