Courses include MN POST Board accredited classes, investigation techniques, train the trainer and defensive tactics.

Internal Affairs and Professional Standards for Law Enforcement

March 5 - 6, 2018 

On-Target Solutions
Cost: $225

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The professional standards model is a must for law enforcement and government officials to be prepared before a critical incident occurs. This course sets the stage for law enforcement professionals to create an agency wide practice of professional standards for all agency operations.

Leadership for Law Enforcement

March 7, 2018

On-Target Solutions
Cost: $225

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Participants will take away a clear understanding of leadership styles and strengths, and what it takes to become an even more effective leader. You will understand the value in developing flexibility in your leadership approach to garner peak performance and meet organizational goals.

FBI-LEEDA Supervisor Leadership Institute (SLI)

March 12 - 16, 2018

FBI-LEEDA

Cost: $650

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While targeting to first-line supervisors, the SLI course is suitable for all police leaders - sworn and civilian. SLI students will be engaged in such topics as credibility, discipline, liability, overcoming team dysfunction, and leadership styles. They will complete a DISC leadership assessment.

LOCKUP Ground Fighting

March 19 - 23, 2018

Police Combat
Cost: $709

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The L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Ground Fighting is an in-depth presentation of police ground fighting arrest and control techniques that develop a solid foundation of law enforcement ground combatives.

Law Enforcement Active Diffusion Strategies (L.E.A.D.S.)

March 20, 2018

Police Combat Systems
Cost: $140 (includes lunch)

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This is a classroom based combat-confrontation avoidance course based upon the L.O.C.K.U.P. ® System. It teaches within a classroom setting how to recognize aggression and to not stimulate aggression.

Interview & Interrogation

March 20 - 22, 2018 (Basic)

March 23, 2018 (Advanced)

REID & Associates
Cost: $125

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More than 300,000 professionals in the law enforcement and security fields have attended these programs since it they were first offered in 1974. Participants come from both the private sector (retailing, finance, health care, manufacturing, etc.) and the public sector, including all levels of law enforcement and government; from every U.S. State and Canadian Province, as well as countries in Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Recruiting & Applicant Background Investigations

April 2 - 3, 2018

On-Target Solutions Group
Cost:$249

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Participants will learn the importance of not only recruiting but also retention of quality personnel. An organizational assessment should be the first step in the process and the need to break the cycle of mediocrity.

De-escalation & Smarter Policing

April 4, 2018

On-Target Solutions Group
Cost:$149

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This training will focus not only on individual employee attitudes and beliefs, but also organizational concepts that either enhances trust or perpetuates a lack of trust with the communities that are served.

Solutions for Law Enforcement Supervisors

April 30 - May 1, 2018

On-Target Solutions Group
Cost:$249

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This dynamic two day course is a career development tool to enhance and refine the leadership skills of law enforcement supervisors across a variety of organizations. Good supervision transcends agencies and provides the core principles of quality supervisory techniques.

MN CIT Certification

April 30 - May 4, 2018

MN Crisis Intervention Training
Cost: $700

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This 40 hour CIT certification course is very intense and interactive. It gives an in-depth look at mental illness and its implications for law enforcement. We cover: schizophrenia and psychotic disorders, mood disorders, cognitive disorders, personality and substance disorders, suicide assessment, adolescent & elder issues, PTSD, excited delirium, suicide by cop, and mental health courts.

Solutions to Problem Employees

May 2, 2018

On-Target Solutions Group
Cost:$149

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Problem employees can cause problems and wreak havoc within their organizations. Left unaddressed, problem employees are often allowed to infect the organization without providing value.
This upbeat and interactive course provides real world, successful examples on how to deal with different types of problem employees.

FBI-LEEDA Command Leadership Institute (CLI)

May 14 - 18, 2018

FBI-LEEDA
Cost: $650

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The Command Leadership Institute (CLI) is part two of the three-step leadership series that makes up the FBI-LEEDA Trilogy. The CLI is a dynamic and challenging program uniquely designed to prepare law enforcement leaders for command level positions.

Standard Field Sobriety Testing (SFST)

June 6 - 7, 2018

MN State Patrol

Cost: $49 (to cover expenses)

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This SFST is a 24-hour course that will guide police officers through the traffic stop, the face-to-face interview, SFSTs, processing, report writing, and courtroom testimony. By incorporating classroom, dry run, and practical exercises, officers will be better prepared to detect and remove impaired drivers, making our roads safer for every Minnesotan.

Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE)

June 8, 2018

MN State Patrol

No Cost

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This course will instruct officers on the difference between alcohol and drug impaired drivers; how they are detected and what can be expected. Officers will learn the observable signs of seven major drug categories, medical conditions that mimic drug influence, and what they will see when they encounter drivers under the influence of specific drugs.

Scenario Based Instructor Certification

June 18 - 20, 2018

Randy Clifton, Real Life Training Solutions

Cost: $425

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This course is created for law enforcement and military training instructors. It prepares them to train their personnel using accelerated learning methods and technologies that are simple to understand and use, yet takes reality-based training to a new, more efficient and effective level.

S.T.O.R.M. Combatives

July 9 - 13, 2018

STORM (strategy & tactics on redirecting movement, for the purpose of lawful control and effective self-defense)

Cost: $700

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This course will teach specific, easy to learn methods for two or more officers to safely control fully assaultive suspects. These are time tested and proven techniques for keeping officers safe. This system is also effective at mitigating the use of higher levels of force which can lead to unnecessary injury, emotional stress and civil liability.

L.O.C.K.U.P. Arrest & Control

September 24 - 28, 2018

Kevin Dillon, Police Combat

Cost: $709

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This five day Train the Trainer course is a comprehensive and highly challenging physical arrest and control program. The course is taught with a combination of classroom, hands-on instruction and training drills in order to facilitate retention among students. The system can easily be incorporated into any current law enforcement system as modules.

TASER CEW Instructor Course

October 8, 2018

Cost: $435

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TASER X26, X26P and X2 Instructor certification - This online and practical day course will certify you to instruct others on the use of one or more of the X26, X26P AND X2 TASER Conducted Electrical Weapons.

FBI-LEEDA Executive Leadership Institute (ELI)

October 8 - 12, 2018

FBI-LEEDA

Cost: $650

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The Executive Leadership Institute (ELI) is part three of the three-step leadership series that makes up the FBI-LEEDA Trilogy. This cutting-edge program is designed for executive-level law enforcement leaders and focuses on the challenges facing our profession today. This highly-interactive program follows the FBI-LEEDA "Cops Talking to Cops" model of professional development.

Scenario Based Instructor Certificaiton

October 22 - 24, 2018

Randy Clifton, Real Life Training Solutions 

Cost: $425

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This course is created for law enforcement and military training instructors. It prepares them to train their personnel using accelerated learning methods and technologies that are simple to understand and use, yet takes reality-based training to a new, more efficient and effective level.

Interview & Interrogation

November 6 - 8, 2018 (Basic) - $445

November 9, 2018 (Advanced) - $130

REID & Associates

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More than 300,000 professionals in the law enforcement and security fields have attended these programs since it they were first offered in 1974. Participants come from both the private sector (retailing, finance, health care, manufacturing, etc.) and the public sector, including all levels of law enforcement and government; from every U.S. State and Canadian Province, as well as countries in Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Field Training Officer - Basic

December 5 - 7, 2018

Kevin Kelleher, Field Training Solutions

Cost: $295

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This course develops FTOs to be the best trainers possible. It focuses on how to teach, how to coach, how to address training problems, and how to evaluate performance. Upon completion of the three-day classroom portion of this course, participants will return to their agencies for an orientation to the field-training program used by their agency.

GLOCK Armorer's Course

December 11, 2018

Cost: $250

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Certified Armorer Certification for all GLOCK Model Pistols (except G18/C Select-Fire models).

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Note, these courses are for public safety personnel only.
If a class is full, registration will automatically close.
Please email us directly or call (952) 903-5700 to be put on a waiting list.

Our course cancellation fees are as follows:
- more than 30 days notice of cancellation - full refund.
- less than 30 days notice of cancellation - full refund if the seat can be filled prior to the class.
- less than 30 days notice of cancellations and we are unable to fill the seat - 80% of course fee will be returned.

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