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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.

    Date:Jan. 28-31, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Cost: $115
    Location: Public Safety Training Facility Room A103, W2140 Krause Rd. Columbus,
    Instructor: Larry Lathrop
    Equipment: Note-taking materials, Laptop if you have one available

  • 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.
    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.
     

  • 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.
    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.

  • Firearms Certifier Training

    Prerequisites:  Student meets the requirements of WI ss. SPS 34.04

    Date:  December 11, 2018, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

     

    Location:  Madison Area Technical College

                       2125 Commercial Avenue

                       Madison, WI  53704

         (The indoor range is located across the parking lot from the main and      

         larger building and in the single story building.)

     

    Instructor:  Larry Lathrop

     

    Equipment Needed: Firearm, 250 Rounds of Ammunition, Holster, Duty Belt, Body Armor (we do have this available if you don’t have it.

  • Background Investigations for Police Applicants

    This course is designed for both background investigators, supervisors and human resource policy makers.

    Date: February 25 & 26, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Cost: $350
    Location: Madison College Public Safety Training Facility, W2140 Krause Rd. Columbus, WI.
    Provider: Law Enforcement Seminars LLC
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  • 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, 2019 OR December 5, 2019
    Location: Madison College Public Safety Training Facility, W2140 Krause Rd, Columbus, WI 53925

    Provider: AXON Academy
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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