IMPORTANT NEWS AND SCHEDULE CHANGES
The South Florida Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors, Inc. will be hosting a one day workshop “Police Suicide Prevention” on Thursday, May 25, 2017. Dr. Robert E. Douglas, Jr. the founder of the National Police Suicide Foundation, Inc. will be conducting the training. Dr. Douglas is a retired Agent from the Baltimore City Police Department and is considered a leading expert in the area of police suicide.
The training will be held at Broward PBA, 2650 W. State Road 84 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The cost for the workshop is $25. Seats are limited and
registration forms must be received by May 19. Please contact Debbie Geary at 954-914-4743 or
email@example.com for more information.
Broward College/IPS is hosting a one day grant funded class. " Digital Fugitive Apprehension" course.
Students should bring a laptop with Internet and an external USB mouse.
The Miami Dade Police Department is hosting a two day conference on “Police Use of Force in Today’s World
”. The conference will examine how court rulings of national recognized cases such as Michael Brown, Trayvon Martin and Eric Garner have affected Law enforcement, its policies and their decisions to use force. The cost of the conference is $500 per person and you may register with the Miami Dade Police at firstname.lastname@example.org or 305-715-5000.
“OSINT Investigative Training: Facebook for Law Enforcement
” is a one day training class will provide step by step instructions on creating over 250 complex and detailed searches within Facebook that produce actionable results. This training will be held on July 28, 2017 at Broward College/IPS. The cost is $100 per person and you may register with
. Students are encouraged to bring their own computer. Both Ethernet and Wi-Fi connections will be available. If you wish to connect via Ethernet, please bring your own Ethernet cable.
Cadre Consulting Group LLC is hosting a “Hostage Rescue
” class on August 7-11, 2017. This advanced level curriculum focuses on law enforcement tactical response for a variety of hostage situations. The cost for this training is $500 per person. For more information and to register you may contact Cadre Consulting Group at their website
TASER Conducted Electrical Weapon (CEW) Instructor Course is being held at the Margate Police Department on Tuesday, September 5 and Wednesday, September 6, 2017.
This course provides the basic operational theory and practical training to instruct users to reasonably safely and effectively operate TASER CEWs. This course covers the TASER X26, X26P and X2 CEWs, and will certify those who successfully complete the course as TASER instructors for a period of 2 years. This course is open to sworn law enforcement officers, military personnel, and licensed professional security employees. Part 1 of the courses is completed online. New instructors will spend approximately 4 hours online before participating in 16 hours of practical training (Day 1 and Day2). Recertifying instructors will spend approximately 8 hours online before participating in 8 hours of practical training (Day 2).
The cost is $435 (new certification) or $225 (re-certification). Please go to
www.Taser.com to register!
Broward College/IPS in partnership with RITE Academy is hosting the
Racial Intelligence for Leadership
course on October 11, 2017. This is a one-day training for command staff and executive leaders. RITE Academy created this advanced cultural diversity class, combining (6) key modules of Emotional and Social Intelligence which has been improving officer’s lives on a professional as well as personal level. The cost for the course is $369.00 for 1 or 2 from the same agency and $294.00 for 3 or more from same agency (Discount Ends September 11, 2017). Please register on line at
A “5 Day Cyber-Crime, Social Networking and OSINT Investigative Training
” will be held October 9-13, 2017 at Broward College/IPS. This 5-day hands-on course contains new and innovative cyber-crime investigation methodology and techniques and is designed specifically for law enforcement personnel and those indirect support of law enforcement. Due to the sensitivity of this training, it is not available to the general public. Although this is an advanced level course, it will be presented from a law enforcement point of view. This will benefit those experienced (but non-technical) investigators wishing to attend. Investigators engaged in any aspect of cyber-crime will benefit greatly from this course. This course is limited to 30 students. Wi-Fi will be available for each student during the training. The cost for this course is $500 per student. Please register with
Wicklander-Zulawski “Criminal Interview and Interrogation Training
” will be held at Broward College/IPS on October 17-19, 2017. The “Advanced Workshop on Interviewing Techniques
” will be held on October 20, 2017. These two courses offer the latest and most effective interviewing and interrogation techniques including the WZ Non-Confrontational Method. Learn to assess verbal and non-verbal behavior and become more effective on the focus of an investigation and obtaining reliable information. For more information and to register please contact
Broward College/IPS is hosting L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Overcoming Size Differences for Female Enforcers
on November 6-7, 2017. This two day course is designed to address violent encounters dealing with suspects of larger stature. When attempting control larger suspects, size and strength differentials necessitate combat strategies less reliant on pure upper body strength. The concepts and techniques can be utilized by any officer addressing a larger suspect. The days are hands-on and mentally challenging. Officers train and drill wearing vest, gun belt and long pants because anything else makes no sense. The cost for this course is $329 per student and you may register with Police Combat
Broward College /IPS is hosting “Officer Involved Shooting – 3 Day” course on November 7-9, 2017. This course is intended for those investigators who are specifically assigned to the criminal investigation of officer involved shootings and in-custody deaths. It is also appropriate for those detectives or uniform personnel who may be required to assist in these types of investigations. Crime scene technicians, medical examiner/coroner investigators, supervisors, military investigators, criminal analysts, and prosecuting attorney's would also benefit from the training. The cost for this course is $325 per student and you may register directly with Public Agency Training Council.
Students should be forewarned that the content of this course contains numerous death scene photographs that are highly graphic and intense. Due to the sensitive nature of this material, attendance is restricted to sworn law enforcement personnel, or those directly involved in the criminal justice system.
Racial Intelligence Training and Engagement is offering a two day
Racial Intelligence Train the Trainer course. The course will be held at Broward College/IPS ON December 5-6, 2017. This training improves law enforcement and community relations in a brand new way. Emotional Intelligence combined with Social Intelligence helps officers use enhanced verbal skills on 95% of calls. Build trust between your agency and the community, while sustaining career resiliency for your officers. The cost for this two day training is $824 per person for 1 or 2 and $749 per person for 3 or more from the same agency.
www.RITEacademy.com/EVENTS for dates and details.