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Dec 9,2019 – Dec 17,2019    Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Departmental Training Officer course is designed for those who have been tasked in their agency with delivering training for their officers as well being tasked with the hiring and training of new personnel. The emphasis is on the instructor recently tasked with the responsibility but will augment the knowledge of the veteran instructor. This course will provide an introduction to working with the Peace Officers Standards and Training Council in order to certify and recertify officers within an agency. The course will also offer instruction on how to determine training needs and how best to deliver that training while remaining within an allotted budget.

This class is approximately 52 hours. 32 of those hours will be dedicated to classroom instruction and the remainder of the class time will be focused on project development, project presentations, and testing.

A project is required for completion of the course. Access to a laptop computer is recommended.

Requirements: Must be a POST General Instructor and assigned to a full time training position or designated as responsible for agency training development. A letter of recommendation must be submitted from a command staff member indicating such. All recommendation letters should be sent in by December 1st via email to Shakeena Farris at


5000 Austell-Powder Springs Rd Suite 151
Austell, 30106

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