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

STORM Combatives Arrest & Control

September 16 - 20, 2019

STORM Combatives

Cost: $700

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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.

Background Investigations

September 25, 2019

Blue and Brown Backgrounds

Cost: $250

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THIS COURSE WILL COVER BACKGROUNDS OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES WITH A PRIMARY FOCUS ON POLICE OFFICER HIRES. THE COURSE IS DESIGNED FOR AN INVESTIGATOR WHO HAS NEVER DONE OR HAS COMPLETED A LIMITED NUMBER OF PRIOR BACKGROUNDS. ATTENDEES WILL LEAVE WITH THE TOOLS NECESSARY TO COMPLETE A THOROUGH AND COMPLETE BACKGROUND THAT NOT ONLY MEETS P.O.S.T. BOARD STANDARDS BUT EXCEEDS THEM. IN ADDITION, THEY WILL BE ABLE TO PROVIDE THEIR AGENCIES WITH THE CRITICAL INFORMATION ADMINISTRATORS NEED TO MAKE THE ACCURATE DECISION OF EMPLOYMENT FOR THEIR AGENCY.

LOCKUP Ground Control

October 7-11, 2019 - $795

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The L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Ground Control Edged Weapon Instructor Course is an in-depth presentation of police ground control tactics integrated with edged weapon defense. The course will provide a solid foundation of law enforcement and corrections ground engagements. This is not sport orientated grappling, these are tactics and techniques designed for law enforcement / correctional engagements. L.O.C.K.U.P. ® orientation provides the base of the system with the course specifically focusing on grounded and edged weapon engagements.

FBI-LEEDA Executive Leadership Institute (ELI)

October 7 - 11, 2019

FBI-LEEDA

Cost: $695

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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.

Street Crimes

October 21 - 23, 2019

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.

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

November 5 - 7, 2019 (Basic) - $445

November 8, 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.

Field Training Officer - Basic

December 4 - 6, 2019

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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