Available Trainings

 Special tools and techniques to respond to a crisis

Many trainees say, "This is the best training I ever had!"

98% of people who have taken the Mental Health Crisis Intervention Team  (CIT)  Training or the De-escalation Training say it is "excellent" or "very good".

Mental Health Crisis Intervention Training is for:

Law Enforcement

Detention and Corrections



Social Service Providers


Transportation Staff

Community Members



Schedule a Training for your community or organization today!

40-Hour crisis Intervention

Team Training

Sign up for open enrollment trainings or sponsor a training in your 



Completion of 40-hour CIT mandatory. Open enrollment or sponsor a training in your community.

2,4,6 or 8 Hour



Design a de-escalation training for your organization or community today!

Customized Training

Modify a training on crisis intervention to fit the needs of your organization or community.

New POST Board Mandated Crisis Intervention Training

New Course: Peace Officer and Part Time Peace Officer In-service

For Crisis Intervention and Mental Illness Crisis Training

Approved by Minnesota POST Board for 8 credits

and meets all the Crisis Intervention and Mental 

Illness Crisis Training Learning Objectives

8 POST Credits Approved: POST #10233-0013

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A Program of the Barbara Schneider Foundation

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