Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 8:00am - Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 5:00pm
Host: Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, funded through the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services
About the course: Designed as a train-the-trainer program. This three-day course is for law enforcement trainers tasked with preparing local officers to effectively engage in homeland security activites in a thriving community policing environment. Participants will receive comprehensive instructional materials designed in a flexible, modular format to be presented during local in-service programs, squad training sessions or even at roll-call.
Topics covered: Explores community partnerships as an intelligence gathering tool, practical problem solving strategies, proactive prevention, interventon and interdiction strategies and values based policing in the climate of terrorism.
Ideal candidates: Law enforcement officers/trainers with – at minimum – basic knowledge of community policing and counter terrorism measures; instructional experience; current training responsibilities within their agency or academy and willingness to provide this training to other officers.
Registration: Register online at: www.vcpionline.org. Seats are limited. Registration is open to a maximum of three participants from a single agency. For additional information, contact Sheila Gunderman, VCPI Training Manager, 804-644-0617 or email: email@example.com.
Location: Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Training Division, 1409 North Falkenburg Road, Tampa, FL 33619