IMPORTANT NEWS AND SCHEDULE CHANGES
The DEA will be presenting “Prescription Opioids/Opiate Investigations and Overdose Response
” on April 4, 2017 at Broward College/IPS. This one day workshop is being offered at no cost to law enforcement officers, evidence technicians or other first responder personnel who respond to or investigates drug overdose deaths. Check in for the workshop starts at 8:30 AM and will end at 5:00 PM. Registration is not required for this workshop. Please see attached flyer for additional information.
The Broward Sheriff's Office is hosting a "Firearm Technology and Specialist Training" course April 17-19, 2017. This 3 day class is designed to make you a competent Firearm Specialist, and put you on the pathway to becoming a subject-matter expert, capable of establishing interstate nexus determinations for federal court. Post-seminar testing is also available, which makes the attendee a Certified Firearm Specialist upon successful completion.
The class will be held at the Broward County Sheriff's Office Tamarac District from 8:00 am - 4:30pm. The cost of the 3-day course is $450. Cost of the testing for Certified Firearm Specialist is an additional $75. Both fees may be paid together.
To register for this course contact IFSA at (813) 422-4674, or email us at Info@GunLearn.com. To learn more about IFSA/GunLearn, go to www.GunLearn.com
The Florida International University Police Department is hosting a five day “Fit to Enforce Fitness Instructor
” course. This 40 hour course is designed to provide information on all basic aspects of fitness training and instruction. The class is being held at FIU Police Department April 24-28, 2017 from 8:00 AM -5:00 PM. The cost for the training is $489.00 for early registration and $589.00 after March 19.
Register on line with Fit to Enforce
The Virtus Group will be presenting “The Adaptive FTO
” May 1-2, 2017 at Broward College/IPS. This two day class is designed to enhance your current FTO process by addressing the critical issues necessary to develop the current crop of probationary officers. The cost for this class is $187 per person and you may register with
The Virtus Group
Comprehensive Law Enforcement Analytics and Training (C.L.E.A.T.) is sponsoring a series of seminars crafted to enhance the training and standards of the Law Enforcement Officer.
“Search Warrants – Tactical Advantages” will teach law enforcement the tactics for successfully drafting and executing search warrants. Broward College/IPS is hosting this training seminar on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Central Campus in Davie, FL. A second seminar will be hosted by F.D.L.E in Tampa, FL on Wednesday, April 5, 2017.
The cost for this training is $175 per person and you may register on line at www.cleat411.com .
“Force Science Basic Course
” is being offered on May 8-9, 2017 at Nova Southeastern University. This program created and instructed exclusively by the Force Science Institute, is designed to clearly present, in a practical and understandable fashion, the results of the most cutting edge research into the dynamics of human behavior during life-threatening encounters. The class will explore Force Science, the application of unbiased scientific principles and processes in repetitive physical experiments designed to determine the true nature of suspect provocation and officer response (action-reaction dynamics). The cost of this course is $150 per person and you will need to register directly with the Sheriff’s Foundation
Broward College is hosting a two day course on the “Dark Web
” on May 11-12, 2017. Students who take this course will learn how to comprehend each level of the web, from the surface (Google) down to the "deep" or "dark" sections. The course also uncovers the criminal offenses and investigative techniques often associated with the dark web. The cost of the course is $350 for early registration. Please register at www.policetechnical.com
Broward College/IPS is hosting a one day grant funded class. " GeoTime Level 1 " is an 8-hour introductory course on call record and mobile forensic analysis. The course also covers cell site analysis workflows, including CDR record formatting and reporting. Automatically linking calls, locations, and individuals. GeoTime compiles a timeline of records and plots the data points on a map.
Uncharted's GeoTime™ is the industry's only 3D mapping and analysis solution for law enforcement.
This class is designed for investigative personnel and analysts, but all law enforcement personnel are welcome to attend.
Students should bring a laptop with Internet and an external USB mouse. GeoTime Software should be installed prior to class.
“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 Dataveillance
. 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.
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 RITEAcademy.com.
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 Dataveillance
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 Wicklander-Zulawski
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.
Please visit www.RITEacademy.com/EVENTS for dates and details.