Course Descriptions

The following courses are scheduled for 2019.
Dress Code is business casual attire (no jeans or tennis shoes) unless otherwise indicated.
* indicates a fee for attendance.

The following classes are offered for 2020
*Basic Criminal Investigations for Street Patrol & New Criminal Investigators ($350, register at 6-8
*Covert Surveillance  ($325, register at Day 1 will begin at 4 p.m. and conclude at 12 a.m. Day 2 will begin at 8 a.m. and conclude at 4 p.m. A signed release will be required to participate.January 13-14** this course begins at 1600 hours on the 13th
USDOT-Truck & Bus Traffic Enforcement TrainingJanuary 15
*Homicide and Forensic Death Scene Investigation ($595, register at
Defensive Tactics Instructor Course (Participants must have had, or be able to take, a General Instructor Course prior to apprenticing for certification)January 21-24, 27-29
*Deter, Detect, Defeat human Behavior Analysis ($325, register at 27-28
*Officer Involved Shooting and Use of Force Investigations ($350, register at February 3-5
FBI: Combating Multi-Jurisdictional Gangs & Drug Trafficking OrganizationsFebruary 4 0800-1200 hours
FBI: Civil Rights & Color of Law InvestigationsFebruary 4 1300-1700
FBI: Open Source Intelligence CollectionsFebruary 6
*Cold Case ($325, register at 10-11
FBI: Weapons of Mass Destruction-Emerging Threats & CountermeasuresFebruary 11
Field Training Officer (FTO) for Jail/Corrections (Non-member agency fee of $200.00)February 12-13
FBI: Report WritingFebruary 13
First Line Supervisors for Jail/CS-CP (Non-member agency fee of $225)February 18-20
*Females in Law Enforcement ($149/per officer, register at
February 21
Protester Violence Prevention ($150 non-member agency fee)March 5-6
*Managing the Property & Evidence Room ($325, register at 9-10
*Advanced Search and Seizure Law for Law Enforcement Officers ($200, register at 11
*The Legal Aspects of Interrogations and Interviews ($200, register at 12
*Basic Criminal Investigation and New Detective Training ($525, register at 16-20
Basic Tactical School (see flier for details, $375 for non-member agencies)March 20-24 (Friday – Tuesday)
*Supervising and Managing the Drug Unit ($350, register at 23-25
*Phase I & II Hostage Negotiations & Crisis Intervention ($495, register at 30- April 3
The Legal Aspects of Traffic Stops ($200, register at 8
Legal Aspects of the Use of Force and Officer Liability ($200, register at 9
Role of the First Line Supervisor ($75 non-member agency fee)April 16
Field Training Officer (FTO) School (non-member agency fee applies)April 20-23
Mentoring the New or Underachieving Officer ($150 non-member agency fee)April 27-28
*Advanced Roadside Interview Techniques for Patrol Officers ($250, register @ April 27-28
FBI: Recovery of Human RemainsMay 19
Community Engaged Policing ($150 non-member agency fee)June 1-2
*Criminal Patrol/Drug Interdiction ($250, register @ 22-23
Firearms Instructor Certification School (please see flier for location and equipment needs)July 27-31
Field Training Officer (FTO) School (non-member agency fee applies) September 14-17
*Street Cops ($250, register @ 28-29
Common Sense Leader Course ($150 non-member agency fee)October 26-27
Advanced Tactical Operations School ($250/officer non-member agency fee) Limited to 16 slots, member agencies have priority.November 9-13
*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.