Behavioral Intervention Team Standards and Best Practices

This two-day course provides instructors an opportunity to guide participants through the 20 NABITA Standards for Behavioral Intervention Teams to ensure best practices for an effective team.

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This course delivers an interactive and in-depth look at the standards of practice for team operating procedures and protocols.

Whether you are a new team just getting off the ground, or a seasoned team with a few years of experience under your belt, this course can help bring your team in line with best practices.

This course contains content related to: defining BITs, using an objective risk rubric for all BIT referrals, developing appropriate interventions, utilizing mandated assessments, and marketing/advertising the team based on survey data, research, and literature in the fields of threat assessment, psychology and law enforcement. This course allows time for discussion and interactive case examples.

In this course, you will learn:

  • How to create, improve, and maximize BIT procedures in accordance with the NABITA Standards for Behavioral Intervention Teams
  • How to engage the three key phases of a BIT: gather data, assess, and intervene
  • How to utilize an objective risk rubric to standardize the assessment of risk and development of interventions on all cases
  • How to integrate NABITA’s standards of practice into operational procedures at your institution

Who should attend?

  • Schools seeking to bring their team in line with NABITA’s standards of practice
  • Teams looking to formalize and improve their operations

Virtual Instructor-Led

Live, Interactive Online Training

  • $1,299 Member
  • $1,399 Non-Member

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  • August 3-4: 10:00am - 5:00pm ET Register
  • October 12-13: 10:00am - 5:00pm ET Register
  • November 15-16: 10:00am - 5:00pm ET Register


All registration fees include attendance for all days of training and extensive training materials. Registration fees apply to all attendees, including Super Members and retainer clients.

Certificates will be included. Instructions on how to access your certificate will be sent within 7-10 days of the training completion.

*You must attend all dates in your session to receive credit for attendance.

Group discounts are provided on a sliding scale based on group size and applicable on registrations for the same training or event. Discounts will be applied at checkout starting for groups of 2-4 attendees and increasing for groups of 5 or more attendees. Please contact with question

To obtain Certification from NABITA, you will need to attend the whole event. It is our expectation that you are present for the entire duration of your training course.

Please allow 14 business days following the completion of the course and then log-into or create an account with our Continuing Certification Credit (CCC) system. Please follow the instructions on the webpage to obtain your certification. Our CCC program allows those certified by NABITA to track, maintain, and extend their professional development through our programs.