Training Courses

Field Training Officer

Course Title:              Field Training Officer

Date:                           February 19-February 22, 2017

Time:                          0700 - 1800 hrs.

Course Description:

This course will provide potential FTO’s with an understanding of their role in the educational development of new officers upon completion of academy training.  Topics include ethics, civil liability, leadership and motivation, performance based counseling and evaluation and documentation of    performance.  Students will be required to demonstrate proficiency through a written exam in order to receive certification.  Students will also plan and develop a simulation training scenario which will include a scenario objective, overview, equipment needs, student and role player instructions and scenario diagrams.         Students will need to bring a current copy of their agencies policy and procedure on the field training program as well as a thumb drive.   

In-Service Credit:     34 hours career development

                                    4 hours legal

                                    2 hours cultural diversity

Fee:     No fee for member agency personnel, $500 for non-member agency personnel.

Registration: Please contact Cindy at Cardinal Criminal Justice Academy, 540-375-3095 or by email to register.