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

STORM Female Arrest and Control Tactics

February 16 - 17, 2020

STORM Combatives

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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.

Management And Supervision Of Investigative Units

November 30 - December 1, 2020 - $250

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The objectives of this program are: addresses the administrative requirements for managing the investigative processes; focuses on managing the operations of the investigative unit, and the evaluation of investigative personnel. We will discuss selection of investigators and supervisors, proper auditing procedures, evaluation of personnel, making impactful changes as necessary for effectiveness, the need to triage cases for assignment as well as investigative techniques.

Internal Affairs & Professional Standards

 December 2 - 3, 2020 - $250

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This is a comprehensive course covering the entire internal affairs process through final discipline. Participants will learn the skills necessary to review, investigate and complete internal affairs investigations based on sound investigative techniques and within legal guidelines.

STORM Team Arrest and Control

March 29 - April 2, 2021

STORM Combatives

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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.

GLOCK Armorer

 January 7, 2021 - $250

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Understand and be able to explain the design features of the GLOCK Safe Action System
• Demonstrate the knowledge and ability to maintain, troubleshoot and service all GLOCK
pistols by passing the Practical Examination and by scoring a minimum of 80% on the
written examination

FBI LEEDA: SLI

 January 11 - 15, 2021 - $695

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The Supervisor Leadership Institute (SLI) is part one of the three-step leadership series that makes up the FBI-LEEDA Trilogy.

Interview & Interrogation

March 9 - 12, 2020 (Basic & Advanced) - $575

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.

Solutions For LE Managers and Supervisors

 March 29 - 30, 2021 - $275

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This course would be applicable for: Anyone law enforcement person 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

 March 31, 2021 - $150

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Organizations, as well as those supervisors that complete employee evaluations, must understand the importance of this critical function. By completing accurate, detailed, and specific evaluations, evaluators will improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their employees. In addition, quality employee evaluations are defensible for future employment actions should it be necessary. The outcome of this training is to understand the purpose of employee evaluations is not to deliver a rating, but to improve performance!

FBI LEEDA: SLI

 January 11 - 15, 2021 - $695

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The FBI LEEDA Command Leadership Institute is an inspiring and dynamic 4
½ day course specifically and uniquely designed to prepare law enforcement
leaders for command level positions.

Crime Scene Photography

 April 19 - 20, 2021 - $275

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This course would be applicable for: This is an immersive two-day fundamentals course is designed to maximize the use of your equipment for recording court admissible photographic evidence.

Evidence Processing

October 26-27, 2020 - $375

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This foundational course is designed for any personnel assigned to Patrol, Investigations and Fire Scene duties, empowering them to identify, collect and record commonly encountered evidence at crime scenes. Skill sets learned can increase your agency’s case clearance rates and successful courtroom prosecution efforts, while simultaneously building public service satisfaction levels and their confidence in investigative efforts.

Crime Scene Photography

October 28-29, 2020 - $275

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This course would be applicable for: This is an immersive two-day fundamentals course is designed to maximize the use of your equipment for recording court admissible photographic evidence. Focused toward personnel wanting to expand their introductory awareness or desiring a basic equipment refresher, while simultaneously learning proven techniques for photographing crime scenes.

Evidence Storage and Management

April 23, 2021 - $150

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This seminar is designed for both civilian/sworn personnel with custodial duties and those responsible for the management of these functions including supervisors and executives. Agency size often impacts involved storage variables - presented materials can identify employable options to preserve evidence integrity from unwarranted courtroom challenges.

Recruiting And Applicant Background Investigations

June 14 - 15, 2021 - $250

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Anyone who is involved or supervises recruiting and background investigations for their agency including sworn officers, civilians, Human Resources, or anyone wanting a better knowledge of the hiring process.

Management and Supervision of Investigative Units

June 16 - 17, 2021 - $250

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Law enforcement officers and supervisors responsible for case evaluation and management, or for commanders who are planning or developing improved case management processes to improve productivity.

Leadership in Government Organizations

June 18, 2021 - $150

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This course is a designed for all government 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.

FBI LEEDA: ELI

 October 11 - 15, 2021 - $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.

Interview & Interrogation

November 2 - 5, 2021 (Basic & Advanced) - $575

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.

For more information, click on each course name.

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.
GLOCK ARMORER
JANUARY 7, 2021
FBI-LEEDA: SLI
JANUARY 11 - 15, 2021
STORM FEMALE ARREST AND CONTROL TACTICS
FEBRUARY 16 -17
INTERVIEW & INTERROGATION
MARCH 9 - 12, 2021
SOLUTIONS FOR LE MANAGERS & SUPERVISORS
MARCH 29 - 30, 2021
STORM TEAM ARREST AND CONTROL
MARCH 29 - APRIL 2, 2021
EMPLOYEE EVALUATIONS
MARCH 31, 2021

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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