to an association of law enforcement, mental health, criminal justice
and corrections professionals, which is over 800 members strong. The
men and women who make up the membership are dedicated to crisis
intervention in a variety of situations, which require a highly skilled
negotiator to bring about a successful resolution.
negotiators are an elite group of individuals with a vast amount of
experience, skills and knowledge. Conflict resolution is
critical in the types of events that tend to require the use
of tactical and negotiation teams. Keeping current, with the
skills necessary to effectively deal with these types of
situations, is paramount. The Florida Association of Hostage
Negotiators believes that regular training in this area is
necessary to stay abreast of changes in the laws, ideologies,
practices and techniques.
association periodically hosts regional training sessions throughout
the state. By joining, you will be placed on our electronic
mail out system, so that you may be notified of such training. FAHN
also participates with NCNA (National Council of Negotiators
Association). This group is facilitated by the FBI, with the purpose of
bringing together the various Negotiation Associations around the
country to share information, ideas and training concepts.
visiting the Florida Association of Hostage Negotiator's web site! FAHN
is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing quality
training to hostage negotiators and first responders.