Course Descriptions

The following courses are scheduled for 2020.
Dress Code is business casual attire (no jeans or tennis shoes) unless otherwise indicated.
* indicates a fee for attendance.

Due to the COVID -19 pandemic, specialty courses through May 2020 have been either postponed or canceled. We will continue to post the new dates as we get them. All courses will be re-announced.

The following classes are offered for 2020. Please click on the course title for details.
*Criminal Patrol/Drug Interdiction ($250, register @
*Supervising and Managing the Drug Unit ($350, register at Canceled
*Advanced Roadside Interview Techniques for Patrol Officers ($250, register @ Canceled
Field Training Officer (FTO) School (non-member agency fee applies) July 7-10
*Phase I & II Hostage Negotiations & Crisis Intervention ($495, register at
*FBI-LEEDA Supervisor Leadership Institute ($695, register at July 13-17
Defensive Tactics Instructor Skills Development CourseJuly 16
*Calming the Fire: Principles for De-escalation and Understanding People ($325, register @ 20-21
Firearms Instructor Certification School (please see flier for location and equipment needs)July 27-31
*Media Relations ($375, register @ to February 22-23, 2021
*Supervisor Liability ($325, register at 3-4
*Search Warrant Major Case Investigation ($325, register at 10-11
*Clear and Focused Leadership: Developing Skills for Resiliency and Culture of Positive Leadership ($350, register at 19-21
*Criminal/Drug Interdiction Techniques & Concealment Locations ($350, register @ 24-26
*Courtroom Security and Threat Assessment ($325, register at 1-2
*The Reid Technique of Interview and Interrogation ($445, register at 9-11
*Street Crimes ($399, register at 14-16
Field Training Officer (FTO) School (non-member agency fee applies) September 14-17
Enforcing the Proper Code of Conduct (non-member agency fee, $75)September 21
*Statement Analysis ($225, register @ ttps:// 21
Safety First! Jail Security Refresher (non-member agency fee, $75.)September 22
*Interviewing Background Applicants ($375, register at 22-23
*Street Cops ($250, register @ 28-29
Mentoring the New or Underachieving Officer ($150 non-member agency fee)October 1-2
Community Engaged Policing ($150 non-member agency fee)October 5-6
*FBI-LEEDA Command Leadership Institute (register online at October 5-9
Advanced Civil Process (Form for registration can be found on our website at under ‘Forms’)October 14-16
*Psychological Aspects of Criminal Behavior ($325, register at 19-20
Common Sense Leader Course ($150 non-member agency fee)October 26-27
RADAR/LIDAR Instructor School ($375 non-member agency fee) Limited to 20 students
October 26-30
Advanced Tactical Operations School ($250/officer non-member agency fee) Limited to 16 slots, member agencies have priority.November 9-13
*Dark Web Investigations ($325 register at to November 23-24
*Advanced Vehicle Contraband Concealment ($250, register @ 17-18
* indicates a cost associated with this course.
Other courses may include an administration fee for non-member agency personnel.
Please see flier (by clicking on the course name) for details or call 434-455-6190 for more information.