PATROL SKILL BUILDING COURSE I & II

Class Cost 

Patrol Skill Building I - $250

Patrol Skill Building II - $250


PATROL SKILL BUILDING I - THREE-DAY COURSE


Day 1 – Patrol Interview Tactics 

  • Introduction, mission purpose
  • Defining Communication
  • Interview Preparation
  • Listening – Active, Passive
  • Building Rapport
  • Miranda
  • Assessing Behavior
  • Interview Techniques
  • Analogies & Alternative Questions
  • Getting the Confession


Day 2 – Crime Scene Management 

  • Initial response
  • Securing the scene
  • Basic scene processing
  • Enhanced forensics
  • Separating victims/witnesses
  • Case study, Molly MacDougal


Day 3 – Investigations 

  • Burglary Investigations
  • Developing Informants
  • Basic Drug Intelligence
  • Drug Interdiction 


PATROL SKILL BUILDING II - THREE-DAY COURSE


Day 1 – Active Shooter Response 


  • Threats, Risks, and Vulnerabilities         
  • Identify the Mission
  • Strategy, Tactics, & Techniques
  • The Four D’s (Deter, Detect, Delay, Defend)
  • 7 Critical Tasks
  • Training Techniques


Day 2 – Foundations in Leadership 

  • Leadership vs. Management
  • Leadership Styles
  • Emotional Intelligence & Leadership
  • Common Leadership Errors
  • Motivation
  • Leadership Sustainability


 Day 3 - Basic Forensics

  • Understanding Forensic Science
  • Understanding where to look for trace evidence
  • Fingerprint Science - what they are, how to preserve and collect
  • Practical Experience with fingerprint processing and lifting
  • Understanding DNA evidence



Patrol Skill Building

I & II