Bulletproof Spirit: Emotional Survival and Wellness Training – Visalia

February 28, 2019   |   Visalia, CA

Without emotional survival training, officers are vulnerable to becoming seriously victimized by the job

• Suicide is the #1 Cause of Death for officers
• 20% of officers will have at least one addiction
• 25% of officers have stressed-based health issues
• 40% of officers have serious sleep problems


• Warning signs
• Emotional Survival Lessons
• 30 Emotional Survival and Wellness Strategies
• PTSD: Symptoms, Treatments: How to Prepare
• Critical Support from Home
• Peer Support/ Critical Incident Stress Management
• Strategies to process stress, overcome trauma, serve with compassion without being crippled by the job

STC Certified Course – Certification # 10065 – 080534

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Visalia Convention Center
Sierra Room
303 E Acequia Ave
Visalia, CA 93291

Class Hours

8:00am – 12:00pm:   Session #1
1:00pm – 5:00pm:     Session #2



La Mesa Police Captain (ret) Dan Willis served 30 years and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy. He is a former crimes of violence, child molest, homicide detective and SWAT Commander. He’s taught at the SD Police Academy for 12 years and is the author of “Bulletproof Spirit: The First Responders Essential Resource for Protecting and Healing Mind and Heart.”

Who Should Attend:

Anyone in law enforcement

Fees and Registration:

Members – $20

Non-Members – $40

The easiest way to register a group of individuals is using our online system. To choose group registration, click the registration link at the top of this page. Login to our system or create an account. Then, on the registration page, click the second blue button indicating group registration for your agency. On the following screen, click the green button that says “Register an Attendee” and search for attendees you wish to register. Follow the prompts to complete the registration process.

Cancellation Policy:

There will be no refund for cancellations received 5 days or less prior to the start date of the course.

Refunds will not be given for no-shows.


Substitution Policy:

CPOA encourages you to make a substitution if a student cannot attend the course; substitutions will be accepted prior to the course in writing and on-site.