R4 Crisis Intervention Team Training- Pocatello CLASS FULL REGISTRATION CLOSED

Course Number: R4236

Course Description:

This training will assist officers, deputies, communications, and others dealing with mental health related calls for service.

Dates: September 20-24, 2021 CLASS FULL REGISTRATION CLOSED

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location: Pocatello Police Department, 911 N. 7th Ave., Pocatello, ID 83201

Cost: FREE

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline:

Instructor(s): PPD Captain Ron Knapp

Remarks: To register for this course, contact Pocatello Police Department Training Coordinator Jene Purman at 208-234-6129 or via email at jpurman@pocatello.us

R4 Interdiction for the Protection of Children- Idaho Falls FREE

Course Number: R4210C

Course Description:

INTERDICTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF CHILDREN is designed to make patrol officers and investigators aware of the variety of resources available to assist them in establishing the status of a child who may be missing, exploited, or at risk of exploitation and what courses of action are immediately available.

Be able to establish the status of a child who may be abducted or endangered.

Know resources available to them and courses of action to take when encountering an endangered child.

Be able to identify research supported indicators of an endangered child and a high risk threat to children.

Know the type of questions that need to be asked for a victim centered approach.

Have a basic understanding of behavioral patterns of both suspects and victims.

Know how to articulate their findings that are supported through research.

Dates: November 9-10, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 16

Location: Bonneville County Sheriff’s Ammon Field Office 3750 E Lincoln Rd. Ammon, Idaho 83401

Cost: FREE

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline:

Instructor(s): TBD

Remarks: To register for this course, click the following link-https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeQeth0M8nOGyOZ9RPTnG5UeOdB_MU6LLGDZlT3_4VBm4iXQw/viewform

R4 Suicide Prevention Conference- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4407

Course Description:

Conference on suicide prevention. Key note speaker- Kevin Briggs

Dates: September 10, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 8

Location: The Downtown Event Center, 480 Park Ave., Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Cost: $15.00

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Kevin Briggs, Bart Whiting, Rhonda, D’Amico, Jeni Griffin, Shannon Fox, Kasi Beorchia

Remarks: To register for this course, click the following link- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/suicide-prevention-a-call-to-everyone-tickets-164808232861

R4 Blue to Gold Training Bulletproof Report Writing- Idaho Falls

Course Number: R4141

Course Description:

The goal of Bulletproof Report Writing is to teach experienced police officers solid fundamentals that will help them write defensible police reports. Additionally, officers need the skills to write a report that will allow prosecutors to charge defendants without asking for follow-up information. Law enforcement officers need to know how to be fully prepared to not only answer the direct questions asked by the prosecutor, but also answer the cross-examination questions by the defense attorney and know how to respond to impeachment attempts.

Topics Covered/Overview

Goal

To teach students how to write a police report that causes the reader to believe that your actions were reasonable, appropriate, and defensible.

Outcome

Students who complete the course will:

  • Discourage filings for motions to suppress evidence

  • Encourage guilty pleas

  • Serve as a roadmap for the prosecution

  • Provide for a basis to fully refresh your memory for trial

Training Modules

  1. Learn the Three Golden Rules of report writing.

  2. Explain the four goals of a police report, along with the eight audiences who typically read your reports.

  3. Learn straight-forward and effective report writing techniques, including:

    • Whether or not you should use CAPS

    • When to use paragraphs

    • Learn why a true professional writer uses topic headings to subdivide your report

    • When to use bullet points to make important legal conclusions

    • The value of identifying people by their role in the incident, not just their name

    • How to write short and direct sentences

    • Learn the seven elements of an effective synopsis

    • Describe how a true chronological report is written

    • Learn how to write a report summary (hint: it’s not like a college paper summary)

  4. Students will also learn how to articulate criminal elements in their reports, including two “hidden” elements for every crime

  5. Discuss how to effectively narrate on BWC without offending rules of evidence

  6. Learn the Rule of 5 for RS and PC articulation

  7. Learn how to “reverse engineer” case law in order to write better reports

  8. Explain how the importance of articulating legal conclusions

  9. Throughout the training students will do several engaging articulation exercises (this part is unique to our training)

Dates: January 20, 2022

Times: 0830-1700

Credit Hours: 7.5

Location: Idaho Falls Police Department Training Annex, 577 D St., Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Cost: $159 ($399 if attending all three classes- Adv. Search and Seizure (Jan. 18) Adv. Traffic Stops (Jan 19), Bulletproof Report Writing (Jan 20))

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline:

Instructor(s): TBD

Remarks: Register via the Blue to Gold website, located here- https://www.bluetogold.com/

 

R4 Bloodstain Pattern Interpretation Familiarization- Rexburg

Course Number: R4280C

Course Description:

To familiarize detectives, crime scene investigators, & law enforcement personnel on the value of the bloodstains. Students participate in at least a dozen hands-on experiments to observe how blood behaves while in flight. Evidence is often overlooked or even disregarded at crime scenes where blood has been shed. (Accepted by the (IAI) International Association of Identification.)

Dates: September 20-24, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location: Madison County Sheriff’s Office, 145 E. Main St., Rexburg, ID 83440

Cost: $450.00

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Steven McGibbon

Remarks: To register for this course, contact Steve at steve@mobilecsa.com or call 435-660-5853 or Cindy at cindy@mobilecsa.com or call 435-650-1079

R4 Sexual Assault Investigations for Law Enforcement: A Trauma-Informed Approach- Idaho Falls FREE COURSE

Course Number: R4228C

Course Description:

Course material will make evident that when law enforcement incorporate trauma-informed core principles and strategies into investigations, these principles and strategies can become standard practice within law enforcement agencies. As practices become standard and departmental culture evolves, community policing efforts will become more effective, thus increasing cooperation between sexual assault victims and law enforcement.

The course introduces learners to trauma-informed approaches and attributes, creating a broader awareness of the importance and nuances of trauma-informed responsive policing in service to building trust in victims — including in marginalized communities — and increasing sexual assault prosecution and convictions.

This course integrates adult learning principles with participatory leadership values and strategies to build upon the expertise of the professional-level participants while modeling engagement strategies.

Module 1: Introduction
Module 2: Foundational Principles of Sexual Assault Investigations Module 3: Trauma-Informed Response to Victims
Module 4: Key Strategies for Successful Sexual Assault Investigations Module 5: Presenting Your Case to the Prosecutor
Module 6: Wrap It All Up

Dates: September 21, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 8

Location: Bonneville County Sheriff’s Ammon Field Office, 3750 E. Lincoln Rd., Ammon, ID 83401

Cost: FREE

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline: Registration must be received by September 10, 2021

Instructor(s): Annmarie Gray, Debbie Perry

Remarks: To register for this training, please contact: Sgt. Doug Metcalf at
dmetcalf@co.bonneville.id.us —phone 208-529-1350 ext. 1158
For questions regarding this training, please contact:
Susan Patterson | Spatt1@uis.edu

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R4 Field Training Officer Seminar (Kaminsky Sullenberger)- Chubbuck

Course Number: R4602

Course Description:

DAY 1: Key Elements of Successful Field Training Officer Programs

  • Organizational Structure of a Field Training Program
  • Managing/Supervision of the Field Training Program
  • Selection and Training of the FTO
  • Development of the Recruit Task Book
  • Identify Content Validity and Reliability
  • Separation/Termination Process
  • Roles of Supervision and Management
  • Customizing to your Agency – Modifying Evaluation Criteria

Day 2: Performance Evaluation:

  • The “7 Point Rating Scale”
  • Establish a content valid performance evaluation
  • Objective use of the Standardized Evaluation Guidelines
  • Providing honest and effective numerical and written documentation.
  • Effective use of “Charting”
  • Review examples of acceptable documentation
  • Report Writing Exercises

Day 3: Practicing Evaluation & Documentation; Teaching and Learning

  • Group exercises involving video scenarios utilizing the DOR and SEG.
  • Practical narrative exercises
  • Legal issues and the Field Training program

Day 4: Teaching and Learning

  • Principals of behavior modification
  • Adult learning principals
  • Creating and maintaining an effective learning environment
  • Laws of Learning
  • Principals of human motivation
  • Effective communication skills
  • Understanding the generational difference

Day 5: Teaching and Learning, continues

  • Adult education strategies
  • Providing effective feedback
  • Remedial training strategies & exercises
  • Harnessing the power of the subconscious – “The Pygmalion Effect”
  • Ethical issues and the Field Training Program
  • Role Play exercises
  • Test & Course Evaluation

Each student receives their own reference: The Field Training Concept in Criminal Justice Agencies; Glenn F. Kaminsky, Author.
All instruction is re-enforced with Practical Individual/Group Exercises, Videos, Handouts, In-depth Discussions, Role Plays, Power Point Presentations and Demonstration.

Dates: November 29- December 3, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 40

Location: Chubbuck City Hall, 290 E. Linden, Chubbuck, ID

Cost: $375.00

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline:

Instructor(s): Robert Sullenberger

Remarks: To register for this course, email Robert Sullenberger at sullenberger@ksa-fto.com or call 303-358-9780

For lodging information contact Sgt. Shanne Manning at smanning@cityofchubbuk.us or call 208-243-1546

R2- Leadership Training Performance and Accountability

Course Number: R2  805

Leadership performance and accountability training

Description: If you want to make a real difference in your agency, take a leadership role in making performance and accountability cornerstones of the organizational culture.  We present a real world approach to performance management, with the firm belief that if you take a positive approach with your good employees and deal directly and decisively with those who are unwilling or unable to perform, your organization will thrive.  You will take practical techniques away from this workshop, that you will be able to use on your very first day back at work.

Learn to:

  • Understand and avoid the seven supervisory behaviors that de-motivate good employees
  • Speak and write the language of performance
  • Clearly communicate your expectations and provide effective feedback about performance
  • Effectively document performance and write objective, meaningful performance evaluations
  • Appropriately establish and assert your authority with challenging employees
  • Confidently confront difficult and resistant employees without losing
  • Recognize and handle the manipulations commonly used on supervisors

Dates:August 9th-10th, 2021

Time: 0800-1630

Credit Hours: 16 hrs

Location:

Nampa Police Department
820 2nd Street South
Nampa, Idaho 83651

Cost: $250 Payable to 

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline: August 8th, 2021

Instructor:

Richard Dean

Registration Details: Do not send registrations to POST

www.marinconsultingassoc.com or (209) 452-0067

Remarks:

For additional information regarding the training facility or local accommodations, email Jason Cantrell at cantrellj@cityofnampa.us or call 208-761-9182

R2 Idaho Narcotics Officers Association Annual Conference- Boise

Course Number: R2407

Course Description:

For this year’s conference, we have the following courses to offer:

  • Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs
  • Fentanyl and Heroin Investigations
  • Drug Interdiction

Dates: July 12-15, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 32

Location: The Riverside Hotel 2900 W. Chinden Blvd. Boise, ID 83714

Cost: $350.00     Send three people and the fourth is free.

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline: July 5, 2021

Instructor(s): MCTFT Instructors, Graves & Associates Instructors, Idaho State Police Instructors

Remarks: To register for this course, download the registration form Idaho Narcotics Officers registration and mail this form to P.O. Box 680 Rigby, ID 83442 or contact Det. Pettingill at 208-243-2567 to pay with a credit card. Additional contact information at IDAHOINOA@gmail.com.

Recommended Hotel: The Riverside Hotel and Convention Center at 2900 W. Chinden Blvd, Boise, ID 83714. Contact the hotel at 208-343-1871. Inform them you are with the INOA Conference for a discounted rate.

R4 Cop & Prosecutor: A MDT Approach to Investigating Child Abuse Crimes- Idaho Falls FREE

Course Number: R4210

Course Description:

During this course students will:

  • Lear the importance of working together from investigation to MDT: police, prosecutors, advocates, CPS
  • Learn integral parts of sex and physical abuse cases from the law enforcement and prosecutor stand points
  • Learn what is commonly needed in physical and sexual abuse cases for successful prosecutions
  • Will know terms, strategies, and common issues in child abuse cases
  • Will work through three different types of cases to make sure they have the understanding needed for successful case work with the MDT

Dates: June 14-15, 2021

Times: 0800-1700

Credit Hours: 16

Location: Bonneville County Sheriff’s Ammon Field Office, 3750 E. Lincoln Road, Ammon, ID 83406

Cost: FREE   WARNING- if you register and fail to appear for class, your agency will be billed a $200 attendance fee. Seats filled on first come, first serves and will be limited to 50 students.

(Attendees are responsible for meals, travel, and/or lodging)

Deadline: June 5, 2021

Instructor(s): Jim Sears and Rachel Burris

Remarks: To register for this course contact Tina or JoAnn at 208-529-4352 or email to tmcbride@co.bonneville.us