Improving Police Efficacy and Building Trust
Instructor Development Program
Description:A common request from law enforcement leaders throughout the nation is access to quality training resources that equip their organizations to build partnerships with those they serve, proactively address crime, and improve quality of life and community safety. That’s why we’re excited to announce that the Oklahoma Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training has been selected as a host site for a nationwide instructor training initiative offered in partnership with the Virginia Center for Policing Innovation (VCPI) and the USDOJ, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS).
Community Policing — Improving Police Efficacy and Building Trust is a 2.5-day instructor development program that prepares law enforcement trainers to deliver contemporary, researched training content to officers within their organizations, as well as their community partners. The program focuses on achieving the public safety mission by earning public trust and engaging the community in the shared responsibility of effective policing.
The goal of the Community Policing — Improving Police Efficacy and Building Trust course is to increase the capacity of law enforcement professionals and their community partners to engage in community policing on an unprecedented national scale. The tuition-free instructor training program, funded by the COPS Office, provides complete curriculum resources, including comprehensive lesson plans and presentation materials. While community policing has been a driving force in law enforcement for decades, this training presents information in the context of today’s challenges. It offers a flexible curriculum that’s designed to allow law enforcement trainers to apply what they’ve learned and implement training according to the needs of their own departments or communities.
Location: Oklahoma Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training, Ada, OK
Course dates: September 10 - 12, 2019
Course times: Day 1 and Day 2 - 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Day 3 – 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Course cost: This course is offered tuition-free, thanks to funding provided by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office). Participants are responsible for travel, lodging and meals.
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Register online at: www.vcpitraining.org
Course registration information:
Registration is limited to a maximum of three (3) instructors/trainers per law enforcement agency.
- Due to the limited number of seats available in this program, registration is open to a maximum of three (3) personnel from any single organization. Registration is a two-step process:
- Initial online registration at vpcpitraining.org
- Submission of a signed Instructor Development Program Participant Agreement within ten (10) days of registering online.
The purpose of the two-step process is to ensure that participants and their supervisors recognize the importance of this grant-funded training. By completing the agreement form, supervisors are simply acknowledging that the IDP participant(s) will be provided opportunities to deliver the core curriculum to fellow officers within one year of completing the program. It also asks for organization support of simple data reporting to VCPI as required under the COPS Office grant funding.
For additional information or questions regarding the program, please contact VCPI Program Manager David Gardner at email@example.com or 804-644-0679.
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