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.

  • IPMBA International Police Mountain Bike Association Basic Certification

    This course 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: June 8-12, 2020
    Cost: $200
    Location: Madison College Protective Services Building, 1701 Pearson Street, Madison
    Instructor: Erik Pearce

  • Crime Scene Investigations

    This class will provide procedures, methods and current technology for officers involved in investigations or responsible for collecting evidence.  Topics covered are: conducting criminal investigations, scene documentation, basic evidence collection, packaging, processing methods and techniques, which include hands-on participation. 

     

    Date:  July  21 & 22, 2020, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Cost: $75
    Location: Madison College Public Safety Training Facility, W2140 Krause Rd. Columbus, WI.

    Instructor: Jim Holmes & Ron Groffy

    Required Equipment: Flashlight, Camera , Magnifier, Pen & Notebook, Fingerprint Kit (optional)

  • 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:   August 4-7 , 2020, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Cost: $115
    Location: Madison C
    ollege Protective Services Building, 1701 Pearson Street, Madison Room 215

    Instructor: Dan Horvatin

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

  • 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 of experience.

    Date: August 24-28, 2020, 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.

  • 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 LESB Instructor. You must be a certified officer with at least three years of experience.

    Date: September 8-10, 2020 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.

  • Firearms Instructor

    This course provides basic LESB Handgun and Rifle Instructor Certification. In this class, students 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. New firearms instructors need to take both portions in order to be certified as firearms instructors with DOJ.

    Required:Must have completed the 32-hour CJ-IDC course before attending, OR be a currently-certified LESB instructor, and have 3 years full-time experience. To attend, must apply via form DJ-LE-336 (include completed Handgun and Rifle Skills Competency Checklists).

     

    Date:  TBD
    Cost: $200
    Location: DCLETC Range, 5184 Hwy 19, Waunakee
    Instructor: Larry Lathrop
    Equipment:: 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.

  • 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:

    TBD

    Cost: $115
    Location: Public Safety Training Facility Room A107, W2140 Krause Rd. Columbus
    Instructor: Larry Lathrop
    Equipment: Note-taking materials, Laptop - Required

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