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

FBI-LEEDA Supervisor Leadership (SLI)

January 13 - 17, 2020

Presented by: FBI-LEEDA

Cost: $695

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The FBI-LEEDA Supervisor Leadership Institute (SLI) is a foundational 4½-day course that helps prepare the next generation of police leaders for their critical first steps in police leadership. Supervisors and managers at higher levels will benefit from the topics covered in this course, appreciating how first line supervisors are critical to the success of the organization.

Recruiting and Background Investigations

January 22 - 23, 2020

On-Target Solutions
Cost: $250

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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 and Smarter Policing

January 24, 2020

On-Target Solutions
Cost: $125

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Components covered include Conflict Management and Mediation as well as Recognizing and Valuing Community Diversity and Cultural Differences to Include Implicit Bias training as set by POST.

Solutions For Government Managers

February 19-20, 2020

On-Target Solutions
Cost: $125

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This course would be applicable for: Anyone who supervises or manages employees from the executive level to experienced or new front line supervisors, or those who desire to understand impactful supervisory practices.

Employee Evaluations

February 21, 2020

On-Target Solutions
Cost: $125

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This one day course is a designed for all law enforcement professionals from chief executive officer to first-line supervisors that evaluate employee performance.

Interview & Interrogation

March 10 - 12, 2020 (Basic) - $445

March 13, 2020 (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.

STORM- Foundation Instructor Training

March 16 - 20, 2020  - $700

Presented by: STORM Combatives

Hosted by: Eden Prairie PD

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The foundation of an effective defensive tactics program is solid curriculum and competent instructors. Our comprehensive system utilizes modern training methodologies and fundamental, easy to learn techniques. Officers attending this course will learn the most proven, essential, and innovative procedures for arrest and control.

Advanced Search And Seizure

March 19, 2020

Presented by: Professional Law Enforcement Training

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This course provides sound search and seizure techniques that will aid officers in building a solid case supported by evidence. Officers will also learn how to draft penal interest search warrants, anticipatory search warrants, and techniques to overcome the “Knock & Announce” requirements. Over the past several years, dozens of law enforcement officers have been sent to prison because of falsifying search warrant affidavits. Case studies will be presented to show officers how taking shortcuts in search warrant affidavits can lead to unemployment and felony convictions.

Courtroom Survival Techniques

March 20, 2020

Presented by: Professional Law Enforcement Training

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Officers will learn when and why they may be called to the witness stand and the importance as well as the limitations of testifying. Preparation tips will be provided to minimize the risks inherently associated with testifying.  In addition, specific techniques will be presented to teach officers how to counter standard/favorite tactics used by defense attorneys.

Female Officer Arrest & Control Tactics

April 16 - 17, 2020  - $299

Presented by: STORM Combatives

Hosted by: Eden Prairie PD

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This course teaches officers proven skills for overcoming size and/or strength differences through the use of simple, easy to learn techniques. Our training methodology is time tested and specifically tailored for female or smaller statured officers. Officers of all sizes, regardless of their existing skill-set, will learn how to use fundamental elements such as leverage, body position, and timing to gain control of resistant and assaultive suspects.

FBI-LEEDA Command Leadership (CLI)

April 20 - 24, 2020

Presented by: FBI-LEEDA

Cost: $695

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The FBI-LEEDA Command Leadership Institute is a inspiring and dynamic 4 ½- day course specifically and uniquely designed to prepare law enforcement leaders for command level positions. As part of the Trilogy-series of leadership courses, the Command Leadership Institute focuses on real-life contemporary strategies and techniques for those aspiring to or in already in command-level assignments. Students will be engaged in such topics as command responsibility, discipline and liability, team building, resilient leadership, and leading change within an organization.

Improving Police And Community Relations

May 5, 2020

Presented by: Professional Law Enforcement Training

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Proven strategies to improve police and community relations across the country will be presented. The primary focus of this training is bridging the gap between law enforcement and the communities they serve while maintaining smart, aggressive strategies to deal with those that choose to violate the law.

Tactical De-escalation

May 6, 2020

Presented by: Professional Law Enforcement Training

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Practical, classroom-based scenarios will be presented to demonstrate these concepts. Information will also be presented on the development of reality-based, simulation training involving de-escalation techniques.  This information will give officers a jump start on implementing de-escalation training within their own police departments. This course was developed by two veteran instructors from one of the largest police departments in the United States.  Both instructors have used de-escalation techniques in critical incidents and hostile environments for most of their careers.

STORM- Team Arrest & Control

July 13 - 17, 2020  - $700

Presented by: STORM Combatives

Hosted by: Eden Prairie PD

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This course can easily be integrated with other tactics or systems. These physical skills are grounded in basic human kinetics with a focus on effective subject control. The secret of the success of our methods come through universal application. This allows officers to learn a minimal number of techniques, but have an ability to apply them under a wide array of circumstances. Officers attending this course can expect to develop improved ability to control dangerous suspects regardless of their existing skill set.

FBI-LEEDA Executive Leadership (ELI)

October 5 - 9, 2020

Presented by: FBI-LEEDA

Cost: $695

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The FBI-LEEDA Executive Leadership Institute is an innovative 4 1/2-day program designed for executive-level law enforcement leaders and focuses on the emerging challenges facing 21st century police leaders. This highly interactive program follows the FBI-LEEDA “cops talking to cops" model of professional development. The course first looks inward to identify the forces of change and emerging trends within law enforcement, such as the challenges of merging the perspectives of traditionalist, baby boomer, generation X and Millennial employees and presents leadership strategies to manage and adapt to future conditions

FBI-LEEDA Reflective Leadership (RLI)

October 26 - 30, 2020

Presented by: FBI-LEEDA

Cost: $695

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The FBI-LEEDA Reflective Leadership Institute course represents the next level of leadership education for law enforcement professionals. This dynamic course focuses on learning to lead an inclusive culture within our law enforcement agencies. The goals of this 4½-day program include: creating a fair, unbiased, and inclusive police culture for the agency and community; effectively guide law enforcement agencies to realize the practical and moral value of cultural awareness and cultural intelligence; incorporate best practices for successfully navigating the complexities of our contemporary cultural with integrity; assemble concrete pathways for fair and unbiased leadership development of all employees in the agency; and, help create leaders with cultural wisdom and integrity as models for their internal communities and the public that they serve.

Interview & Interrogation

November 3 - 5, 2020 (Basic) - $445

November 6, 2020 (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.

Managing Field Training

December 4, 2020

Kevin Kelleher, Field Training Solutions

Cost: $95

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Our one-day Managing Field Training course is intended for those who oversee field training in their agency. The day will consist of discussion, presentation, practical exercises, and a round-table sharing of field training issues facing the attendees.

Field Training Officer - Basic

December 7 - 9, 2020

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.

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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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