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

TASER CEW Instructor

September 20, 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.

Street Crimes

September 24 - 26, 2018

Cost: $399

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3 days of the Street Crimes training will give you years of valuable street-tested techniques and tactics that you can use immediately on your very next shift.

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.

Solutions for Law Enforcement Supervisors

October 3 - 4, 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.

Employee Evaluations: Improving Performance

October 5, 2018

On-Target Solutions Group
Cost:$149

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This training will focus on preparing the employee evaluation within your current evaluation system. Other forms of performance review will also be discussed.

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 Use of Force Instructor Certification

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.

Recruiting & Applicant Background Investigations

October 29 - 30, 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.

Best Practices for Law Enforcement Agencies

October 31, 2018

On-Target Solutions Group
Cost:$149

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This program will examine and identify critical areas with solutions and suggestions on how to prepare your agency to handle critical incidents appropriately through "best practice" policies and procedures. Real examples will be discussed, and sample policies will be provided.

De-escalation & Smarter Policing

November 1, 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.

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.

Leadership for Law Enforcement

November 13, 2018- $150

On-Target Solutions Group

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This course is a designed for all law enforcement professionals who strive to be an effective leader. Without understanding leadership and developing strong leadership skills, organizational success can suffer. Effective leaders get employees to want to provide quality service.

Internal Affairs and Professional Standards for Law Enforcement

November 14 - 15, 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.

Media Relations for Police and Fire Services

November 14 - 15, 2018 

On-Target Solutions
Cost: $225

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This 2-day course provides instruction to help develop the skills necessary to build a positive and professional public image for your agency or department. The class is designed for new or current PIO’s, agency and department heads, or anyone having regular contact with the news media.

On-Target Solutions to Problem Employees

November 16, 2018 

On-Target Solutions
Cost: $149

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This upbeat and interactive course provides real world, successful examples on how to deal with different types of problem employees.

Crisis/ Hostage Negotiation

November 26 - 30, 2018 

Crisis Systems Management
Cost: $495

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This course will prepare you to work as part of a coordinated negotiation team and handle a variety of crisis situations including hostage takers, barricaded subjects, and potential suicide victims.

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).

Interview & Interrogation

March 19 - 21, 2019 (Basic) - $445

March 22, 2019 (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.

Standard Field Sobriety Testing (SFST)

June 12 - 13, 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 14, 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.

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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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