What is CIT Training?


  • The Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training is a 40-hour, 5-day curriculum approved by the Department of Criminal Justice (DCJS).
  • It trains officers to effectively deal with individuals dealing with a mental health crisis.  
  • CIT is made up of classroom instruction and practical exercises delivered by Mental Health Professionals, other subject matter experts and CIT trained local Law Enforcement Instructors.

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