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Course detail: FTOPRM - Field Training Officer Program
The course is designed for field training officers and their supervisors. This seminar will train officers who conduct training for law enforcement officers, as well as supervisors who oversee the officers and the recruits they are training.


  • How a law enforcement agency can put better-trained, better-qualified, more professional officers to work on the street.
  • How newly hired officers can be trained more quickly.
  • How to improve the selection process.
  • How this program improves the performance of all officers receiving this training.
  • How documentation of performance is an integral part of this program and how documentation will assist in making assignments and writing probationary performance reports.
  • How the supervisor's role and the field/jail training officer's role interact in the decision-making process concerning trainees.

Available sessions