Several senior police officers from across the region should soon have increased knowledge in hostage negotiation, as a result of training offered through the Regional Security System (RSS).
The five-day course, which is currently taking place at the RSS??? training room at Paragon, Christ Church, has attracted 17 officers from Grenada, Barbados, St. Kitts and Nevis, Antigua and Barbuda and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The facilitators are from the United States of America.
Some of the topics being covered are: Philosophy of Negotiation, Fundamentals of Crisis Negotiation, High Risk Indicators, Tactical Rules of the Negotiator and Concepts for Commanders.??The course will conclude with a closing ceremony this Friday, April 17, at 10:00 a.m. Attorney General Adriel Brathwaite will deliver the feature address.