Critical Incident Management Tabletop Exercise Program


The OpTac International Critical Incident Management Tabletop Exercise Program provides attendees with realistic guidelines and practical exercises to enhance their command of critical incidents and management of emergency response personnel. An emphasis is placed on using tabletop exercises based on real-life events to facilitate a detailed understanding of command post operations, legal and ethical decision-making, critical incident management, and tactical applications on emergency response operations. Law enforcement administrators, executive officers, incident and SWAT commanders, and tactical team personnel will benefit from an in-depth understanding of critical incident management and its associated legal and liability concerns from organizational, operational, and individual command perspectives. The cost to attend this special event is $399.00 per person.

Subject Areas:

  • Detailed presentation on the complexities of critical incident management
  • Case study analysis
  • Decision-making for extreme events
  • Impact of suspect actions
  • Legal and liability concerns for critical incident management
  • Leader skills
  • Deployment of personnel
  • Organizational and operational concerns
  • Guidelines for effective emergency response and tactical team management
  • Interactive discussion of attendee incident management concerns