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School of Human and Protective Services


Protective Services Education Building 100
1701 Pearson Street
Madison WI 53704

CALL: (608) 243-5400
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Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Law Enforcement Training

Courses are open to law enforcement officers and agencies only. Pre-registration is required.
 

Reserve Seat

You will receive confirmation of enrollment within two weeks of the start date.

Your agency will be billed upon the start date of the course and your attendance is observed. We delay billing to ensure student attendance and minimize college refund procedures. If you are paying for this class privately, you will be invoiced at the start of the class.

  • Instructor Development Course (IDC)

    Prerequisite course for anyone wishing to become certified as a WI DOJ Training and Standards-level Instructor. Instructor Development Course (IDC) must be completed prior to your enrollment in any Unified Tactic Instructor Course. IDC is also a great course to have if you develop agency training, presentations or skill testing.

    Sessions:

    May 20-23, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Madison)

    August 19-22, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    September 16-19, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    October 14-17, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    November 11-14, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Cost: $115
    Location: Public Safety Training Facility Room A103, W2140 Krause Rd. Columbus
    Instructor: Larry Lathrop/Lisa Wilson
    Equipment: Note-taking materials, Laptop  - Required

  • Radar Operator Training

    Enables students to proficiently test and operate a laser (lidar) and radar unit. Upon completion of this training, each student will test and use a radar and laser (lidar) speed device and earn a certificate of completion.

    Required: Students should bring note taking materials to class. In addition, students should bring their department squad car and radar equipment. If the department is unable to provide a squad and/or radar equipment, please contact HPS@madisoncollege.edu to reserve this equipment. Students should also dress for the weather.

    DateMarch 26-28, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Cost: $95

    Location: Public Safety Training Facility Room A103

       W2140 Krause Rd. Columbus, WI

    Instructor: Aaron Chapin

    Equipment: Note-taking materials, department squad car and radar equipment

  • Firearms Instructor

    This course provides basic LESB Handgun and Rifle Instructor Certification. You will master basic firearms competency skills, identify and correct problem shooters, development range programs and skill enhancement programs, and perform agency policy assessments and improvements.

    Equipment needed: Body armor, ball cap, eye and ear protection, laptop and thumb drive, agency policy on firearms and training, duty belt, duty weapon, duty patrol rifle/sling, and training attire. Students will need 1000 rounds of handgun ammunition, 650 rounds of rifle ammunition.

    Dates: April 8-11 , 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Location: Commercial Ave Campus. 2125 Commercial Ave, Madison

    Dates: April 12, 15 & 16, 2019 , 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Location: DCLETC Range, 5184 Hwy 19, Waunakee

     

    Cost: $200

    Instructor: Larry Lathrop

  • Pursuit Training (2017-2019 Biennium)

    This 4-hour 2017-2019 Pursuit Biennium training will address a number of issues affecting public and officer safety. It will include: reviewing basic EVOC skills that might be used during emergency response and/or pursuits, reviewing the steps for conducting a high-risk contact at the end of a pursuit, and reviewing how to conduct a non-traditional high-risk contact due to unusual position of the suspect vehicle following a PIT maneuver, moving roadblock, or crash.
     

    Required: Departments are to bring their own squads for the training.  Note: Officers must have completed the 2015-2017 LESB curriculum by June 30, 2017, in order to be eligible to take the 2017-2019 curriculum. 


    Date: May 2, 2019, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    Cost: $45
    Location: Madison College Public Safety Training Facility, W2140 Krause Rd, Columbus, WI 53925
    Instructor: Harry Barger
    Equipment: Department squad, Duty gear and training weapons

  • Vehicle Contacts Instructor

    This course is designed to meet the requirements for Vehicle Contacts Instructor certification through the WI DOJ-LESB. Learn the legal basis for making vehicle contacts; how to conduct a threat assessment to help determine the appropriate type of contact; and, how to conduct different types of vehicle contacts, how to coach students, manage the classroom, and manage practical skills training. You will use these skills to instruct and conduct vehicle contact scenarios in a safe and effective learning environment.

    REQUIRED: Must have completed the 32-hour CJ-IDC course before attending, or be a currently-certified ESB Instructor. You must be a certified officer with at least three years of experience.

    Date: May 6-8, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. OR Sept. 23-25, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Cost: $95
    Location: Madison College Public Safety Training Facility, W2140 Krause Rd. Columbus, WI 53925
    INSTRUCTOR: J.F. “Harry” Barger & Monica Barman
    EQUIPMENT: Laptop, thumb drive, agency policy, duty belt, training attire, training weapon. NO LIVE AMMO. Vehicles for training provided by the college. You may bring a department emergency vehicle.

  • IPMBA Basic Certification

    IPMBA offers forty hours of hands-on training for officers seeking to become certified for bike patrol. Topics in the course include policy development, equipment selection, bike safety and repair, basic and advanced ridership techniques, and handling tactical situations while on the bike.

    Equipment: Students must bring agency bikes, repair kits, safety equipment, riding uniform or training uniform, full duty belt, agency policy, note taking material, and water.


    NIGHT RIDE: This course will also include a night ride during the third or fourth day of training.
    Date: May 20-24, 2018, 7:30 a.m. This course will also include a night ride during the third or fourth day of training.

    Cost: $200
    Location: MADISON COLLEGE PSEC. 1701 PEARSON STREET, MADISON, WISCONSIN
    Instructor: Erik Pearce

  • Tactical Response Instructor

    This four-day (32 hour) course, taught by Master Instructor Trainers, prepares instructor candidates for certification as a Tactical Response instructor. Graduates of this class will be able to instruct officers in building and room clearing, response to violent incidents including response to active shooter incidents. Please bring duty belt (no live/lethal), flashlight, vest, eye protection.

     

    Required: Attendees must have current LESB Instructor in either DAAT/Firearms or have completed formal tactical training such as Basic SWAT or ALERRT Development Course. Submission of a DJ-LE-336 showing LESB Instructor Certification and Instructor Development Certification is required. 

     

    Date:   June 3-6 , 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Cost: $ 115
    Location:
    College Protective Services Building, 1701 Pearson Street, Madison Room 215

    Instructor:Dan Horvatin

    Equipment: Duty belt (no live/lethal), flashlight, vest, eye protection.

  • EVOC Instructor

    This Emergency Vehicle Operation and Control (EVOC) class is intended to provide you with the necessary skills and certification to instruct EVOC based on Wisconsin Training and Standards Bureau criteria. You will learn and become competent in developing training curriculum, managing the classroom, setting up and managing practical skills exercises, coaching students, vehicle dynamics, liability issues, policy review and development, fleet management and more.

    We have multiple training vehicles to give each student exposure to pursuit-rated operations in Dodge sedans, Chevy sedans, Ford Interceptors, and Ford Interceptor SUV.

    Required: Must have completed the 32-hour CJ-IDC course before attending, OR be a currently-certified LESB instructor. Must be a certified officer with at least three years’ experience.

    Date: June 3-7, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. OR Oct. 21-25, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Cost: $150
    Location: Madison College Public Safety Training Facility, W2140 Krause Rd. Columbus, WI.
    Instructor: Master Instructor Harry Barger & Monica Barman
    Equipment: Laptop, thumb drive, agency policy, duty belt, training attire, training weapon. No live ammo. Vehicles for training provided by college. You may bring an agency emergency vehicle.

  • Taser Instructor/Recertification

    This course provides the basic operational theory and practical training to instruct users to reasonably safely and effectively operate TASER CEWs. This course covers the TASER X26P and X2 CEWs, and will certify those who successfully complete the course as TASER basic instructors for a period of 2 years from the date of certification. This course is open to sworn law enforcement officers, military personnel, and licensed professional security employees.

    Dates: August 22-23, 2019 OR December 5-6, 2019
    Location: Madison College Public Safety Training Facility, W2140 Krause Rd, Columbus, WI 53925

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Upcoming Offerings

Regularly offered topics include:

  • Active Shooter Preparedness
  • Interrogation Techniques
  • Vehicle Contacts Instructor Course
  • Instructor Development Course (IDC)
  • International Police Mountain Bike Association Basic Certification
  • First Aid Mental Health for Law Enforcement, Corrections, and Public Safety
  • HR218 - by request
  • Firearms Certifier
  • Basic Drug Identification
  • Force Transition Course

Reserve Seat