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The National Tactical Officers Association Announces Dates and Location for 18th Annual Crisis Negotiations Conference

The conference will be held at the Arizona Grand Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Arizona,
Oct. 30 – Nov. 2, 2018.

Colorado Springs, CO (May 2018) – The National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) is proud to announce the dates and location for its 18th Annual Crisis Negotiations Conference. This year, the conference will be held at the Arizona Grand Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Arizona, Oct. 30 – Nov. 2, 2018.

The role of crisis negotiator is vital to the successful resolution of critical incidents. The 18th Annual Crisis Negotiations Conference will feature several thought-provoking seminars and timely incident debriefs providing meaningful and high-quality training to enhance law enforcement professionals’ tactics, leadership and professionalism.

The conference’s training seminars are lecture-based, and may include some tabletop exercises and group discussions. Seminars typically are two or four hours and may be offered multiple times throughout the week. Topics include team management, current case law and emerging trends in negotiation tactics.

The incident debriefs portion of the conference also is lecture-based, focusing primarily on lessons learned and current trends affecting our society and the law enforcement community. The numerous debrief presentations will focus on recent real-world incidents, providing attendees a firsthand look from officers involved in these situations and how they were handled.

Conference lodging registration in Phoenix is now open. NTOA conference attendees can book their stay by calling 877-800-4888. To ensure a smooth reservation process, use “2018 Crisis Negotiations Conference” as the event name when making reservations.

Conference registration will be open soon. Keep updated on the latest announcements by following the NTOA on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and searching for #NTOACNT18 on social media.

For more information on the National Tactical Officers Association, visit or call 800-279-9127. Join the NTOA today and start receiving the benefits of better training and stay on top of the ever-changing and challenging world of law enforcement.

About the National Tactical Officers Association:

The mission of the NTOA is to enhance the performance and professional status of law enforcement personnel by providing a credible and proven training resource as well as a forum for the development of tactics and information exchange. The association’s ultimate goal is to improve public safety and domestic security through training, education and tactical excellence.