Below 100, CIPTC, Peoria, IL

Below 100, CIPTC, Peoria, IL

05-15-2024 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Central Illinois Police Training Center Poplar Hall P101
Address: 5407 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614, USA
5407 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614, USA


Brian Fengel, Director

Phone: (309) 690-7350
Fax: (309) 690-7359
Jean Swan:

Heather Grove:

Below 100

Instructor: Thomas Dworak

May 15, 2024

8am – 12pm

Zoom Presentation

 Class will meet at: CIPTC. ICC Peoria Campus, 5407 N. University Poplar P101, Peoria, IL

Enrollment Deadline: May 13, 2024

Course Size:  Minimum – 15 Maximum – 32


Course Objective

This course is designed to drastically reduce law enforcement Line of Duty Deaths (LODD’s) and specifically addresses the operational areas of law enforcement that contribute to the greatest number of LODD’s, but are in large part preventable.

 The Below 100 has two main components: Awareness and Accountability.  The program is designed to make officers aware of the leading causes of death among law enforcement officers and strategies for reducing them and accountable to family, fellow officers, the agency and community to implement the strategies to reduce LODDs.

Course Content

Through a combination of lecture, guided discussion and video case studies, this four-hour block of instruction will focus on the following three main objectives:

  • Examine Line Of Duty Deaths and strategies for reduction
  • Identify the 5 Basic tenants of Below 100
  • Identify agency implementation strategies of the Below 100 program

About the Instructor: Thom Dworak is a retired Sergeant (31 years) from a suburban Chicago police department where he was the Field Training and Evaluation Program Coordinator and the Lead Defensive Tactics/Use of Force Instructor.  Thom’s knowledge of experiential learning, emotional intelligence, critical thinking, creative problem solving and decision making  has shaped our programs for the challenging and ever-changing environment the Criminal Justice professional find themselves in daily.



Mobile In-Service Training Team # 7 Illinois Enforcement Training and Standards Board

MTU #7 request for certification of this course has been approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board

Meets the following mandatory training criteria: Procedural Justice 4.00 hours

Below 100, CIPTC, Peoria, IL