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Intermediate Hands-On Training for CBRNE Incidents: Law Enforcement

8 Contact Hours


The Intermediate Hands-On Training for CBRNE Incidents: Law Enforcement (HOT-LE) is a one-day course designed to give law enforcement officers confidence while operating in personal protective equipment and to provide complex practice in the skills and abilities necessary to identify and safely respond to CBRNE incidents.

Below are some, but not all, of the critical skill sets learned during this training program:

  • Identify chemical, biological, and explosive hazards.
  • Don and doff personal protective equipment.
  • Assume initial command of a CBRNE incident.
  • Preserve evidence.
  • Process through technical decontamination.



Target Audience

Law Enforcement and Security Personnel who require practical application and confidence in responding to realistic chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and/or explosive (CBRNE) incidents requiring law enforcement action.



Prerequisites and Requirements

To be eligible for the course, a student must successfully complete the following courses:

Exceptions to any of the above prerequisites may be granted on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the CDP Registrar.

Continuing Education Credits

The Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP) is an Accredited Provider (AP) of Continuing Education Units (CEU) and is authorized to award the following CEUs for successful completion of this activity:

IACET (International Association of Continuing Education and Training) – 0.8 CEUs




7/14 – 7/20/2024