Negotiations Command and Leadership

"Hosted by the Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Training Academy, VA"

Course Duration:  16hrs             Instructional Setting:  Classroom

Instructed By:  Lt. James C. Lilley (Retired), Certified Police Instructor, Certified ICITAP Master Instructor, Jim is a certified Hostage Negotiator, and has over Twenty years of hostage negotiations experience. Jim served nine years as the Team Commander on the HCPD’s Critical Incident Negotiations Team and helped to train numerous negotiation teams within the State. Jim is a past President of the South Carolina Crisis Negotiators Association and served as a founding council member of the National Council of Negotiation Associations sponsored by the Department of Justice, where he helped to write national guidelines for hostage negotiation teams across the country. 



COURSE DESCRIPTION:  This course is designed to ensure a quality presentation of advanced supervisory and management skills for critical incident negotiation teams, with an emphasis on Leadership Styles, Critical Thinking Skills, and Common Mistakes made by Commanders and Leaders.

Topics Include: 

  • Leadership Styles
  • Common Mistakes made by Team Commanders and Leaders
  • Planning
  • Budgeting
  • Policy Development
  • Team Building
  • Critical Thinking Skills
  • Interpersonal Communication Skills
  • Team Communication and Recognizing the Needs of Team Members
  • Dealing with Team Trauma and the Symptoms of PTSD
  • Stress Management for You and Your Team 
  • Tabletop Exercises


INSTRUCTIONAL GOAL: This course is designed to provide the active Critical Incident Negotiation Team Commander and or Leader with the advanced skills, techniques and concepts needed to manage today’s Critical Incident Negotiation Teams. At the end of this course, the Team Commander and or Leader will be able to identify the stress and trauma their team experiences, as well as their individual needs, in order to provide the help they need during and after a critical incident.  An understanding as well as practical knowledge of these concepts and skills is fundamental for Critical Incident Negotiation Team Commanders and Leaders to successfully supervise and manage today’s Negotiation Teams. 


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Event Properties

Event Date 05-07-2024 8:00 am
Event End Date 05-08-2024 5:00 pm
Registration Start Date 08-22-2023
Capacity 50
Cut off date 05-03-2024
Individual Price $249.00
Location Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Training Academy
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