IMPORTANT NEWS AND SCHEDULE CHANGES
“Photo and Video Investigations for Law Enforcement
” is being held on October 27, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM at Broward College/IPS. This one day course covers all aspects that law enforcement will encounter while working with online photos and videos. This course is limited to 50 students. The cost for this class is $100 per student. Please register with
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.
The Plantation Police Department is hosting a “Basic SWAT
” class January 15-26, 2018. The class will be held at the Plantation Police Department, 451 NW 70 Terrace, Plantation.
This Course is physically demanding. The course includes instruction on the following disciplines: Range, Basic SWAT Concepts and Principals, Reality Based Scenarios, Chemical Munitions, Concepts related to Hostage Rescue, Force on Force Training (Simunition), SWAT firearms qualification, Physical Training, Basic Shield Operation, and Vehicle Assaults.
**Each operator will be required to bring ALL SWAT gear, to include handgun,
1500 rounds of handgun ammo, a long gun, and a long gun that is or can be
converted for Simunition. 200 rounds of Simunition ammo. 500 rounds of
frangible .223 ammo. If you are unable to obtain frangible ammo, our agency can
work out a trade. Full equipment list will be provided upon registration.
*** Operators should bring plenty of food and water due to breaks being sporadic
throughout the day.
Point of Contact is Officer J. Kowalewski at firstname.lastname@example.org or Officer B. Radziwon at email@example.com. Deadline for Registration is December 20, 2017
“Homeless Outreach Team Specialist Course
” is being offered at the Coral Springs Police Department on January 22-26, 2018 from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM. This 40-hour course is for sworn law enforcement officers who will receive specialized training in homeless outreach. Specialist members respond to calls for service involving persons experiencing homelessness and conduct a needs assessment to effectively guide them through the available social
Specialists serve as their agency’s liaison to the homeless community and are involved in activities related to addressing their local homeless population. Specialists are familiar with the entirety of the social services community, continuum of care, and the homeless population in their city. Specialists con-duct regular follow-up assessments on individuals experiencing homelessness to ensure their needs are met.
This course is taught by social service partners and subject matter experts. This course will provide knowledge, skills and abilities on how specialists conduct social service assessments for individuals experiencing homelessness.
For more information or to register please contact: Officer Cynthia Weiner, Lighthouse Point Police Department, firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to register is January 1, 2018.