WTA Instructor, John Mack (Illinois Sate Police), is trying to put together an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)-B course to be held at Malcolm X College in Chicago. It would be a state certified course, 120 hours long (one full semester). The course will cover the usual EMT curriculum but will be geared toward the tactical officer and/or tactical application of emergency medicine.
There would also be an optional follow-up course that is 24 hours long which would allow you to do more…Continue
Added by Kim Heath on January 30, 2011 at 11:55am — No Comments
CPD Detective and WTA member, John Folino, has extended an invite to all WTA members that are CPD for a FREE screening of the pilot episode of The Chicago Code. This will be …Continue
Hey everyone! I know that Spring seems like it is a million years away, but it's actually right around the corner! TEAM CPD is running and walking this year's Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle on 10 April, 2011 in honor of our fallen Police Officers and Firemen from 2010. We have a goal of 550 participants, one for each of CPD's fallen officers. As of today we have 160, so we have a long way to go! Please consider running or walking with us and spread the word! We have multiple weekly…Continue
Added by Rhonda Anderson on January 24, 2011 at 9:44pm — No Comments
What is going on with Boots? One of the most important things about my uniform which I have spent countless hours researching is the boots I put on my feet every day to hit the streets. I have purchased boots for numerous reasons, because they are waterproof, insulated, have a knife attached, or simply because they look cool. Im am SOOO tired of wasting my time and money. I need something lightweight, durable, and most importantly comfortable. Wish I could wear gym shoes with my uniform but…Continue
Added by Kevin Barrett on January 5, 2011 at 1:47pm — No Comments
In regard to your fitness and nutrition routine, I say SUPPLEMENT.
My latest favorite pre-workout supplement is Jack3D. If you are feeling tired or less than enthused about hitting the gym then Jack3D is for you. I take it 20 minutes before my workout and it gives me that little extra energy, strength and stamina to ensure that my time at the gym is not wasted. It…