Courses & Events

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.


September 22-24, 2020, Finney County Law Enforcement Center (Garden City, KS)
November 17-19, 2020, Barta Training Complex (Berryton, KS)
This FREE course promotes a multi-agency approach to the problem of financial exploitation of senior citizens.Please register at: https://www.nw3c.org/classroom-training/financial-crime-course-list#FCSS


Monday, June 15, 2020, Goodland Police Department (Goodland , KS)
Wednesday, June 17, 2020, McPherson Community Building (McPherson, KS)
Friday, June 19, 2020, Pittsburg Fire Dept (Pittsburg, KS)
This class offers discussions about new officers entering the field training program and the challenges they bring with them. This course is recommended for Field Training Officers that have experience training and evaluating trainees in Patrol, Officers that are being tasked to be an FTO Manager needing an overview of what an FTO program is or officers with previous FTO experience looking to re-enter the field.


Tuesday, June 16, 2020, Barta Training Complex (Berryton, KS)
Friday, September 25, 2020, Ford County Sheriff's Office (Dodge City, KS)
The Firearms Instructor School is intended to increase the teaching skills of the firearms instructor. All course material will be presented at the instructor level. Only officers who are full-time certified officers and who are or will be assigned firearms training duties should attend.


August 31, 2020 to September 4, 2020, KLETC Campus Firearms Range and Classroom Bldg (Hutchinson, KS)
This course is designed to properly lead and manage an FTO unit. Each Field Training Manager will be presented with ideas and techniques to assist them in becoming more professional and confident in the application of their skills.


July 28-29, 2020, KLETC Campus Integrity Auditorium (Hutchinson, KS)
December 1-2, 2020, Bicknell Family Center for the Arts - Pittsburg State University (Pittsburg, KS)
This is a two-day (16 hour) class that goes beyond the basic armorer's course and discusses advanced maintenance and service issues for the GLOCK pistol.(Current armorers with at least two years' experience are eligible for the Advanced Armorer's Course (AA).

Please register at: AAC-Advanced Armorer's Course

For Meals and Lodging at KLETC, please contact Jenny Caywood at 620.694.1449 or jcaywood@kletc.org for reservations.



February 10-11, 2021, KLETC Campus Learning Center Classroom Bldg (Hutchinson, KS)
Learn how to safely use and maintain your weapon in a one-day (eight-hour) class.

Please register at: AC-Armorer's Course

For Meals and Lodging at KLETC, please contact Jenny Caywood at 620.694.1449 or jcaywood@kletc.org for reservations.



Tuesday, February 9, 2021, KLETC Campus Learning Center Classroom Bldg (Hutchinson, KS)
Public safety personnel interact with rotary winged aircraft for a number of different agencies and organizations, including law enforcement, firefighting, VIP transport and news media helicopters. This class will inform participants on several EMS landing zone procedures.


Tuesday, July 28, 2020, KLETC Campus Integrity Auditorium (Hutchinson, KS)
Tuesday, October 20, 2020, KLETC Campus Integrity Auditorium (Hutchinson, KS)
Interdiction for the Protection of Children is designed to make patrol officers aware of the variety of resources available to assist them in establishing the status of a child who may be missing, exploited, or at risk of exploitation and what courses of action are immediately available.


June 16-17, 2020, Regional Police Academy (Kansas City, MO)
This Instructor Development course is designed to provide participants with the fundamentals of course design, lesson plans, facilitation skills and techniques to effectively promote student engagement while managing the classroom.


August 4-7, 2020, KLETC Campus Learning Center Classroom Bldg (Hutchinson, KS)
Creating and maintaining a safer school environment is the primary goal of every SRO. This five-day training assists SROs in equipping themselves with the information and skills needed to identify, address and prevent crime and violence in Kansas schools. The 40-hour curriculum will cover SROs major responsibilities as well as Kansas School Laws, Student Development and the Brain, De-escalation Techniques for Youth, Interviewing Youth, Drug Trends, and Single Officer Response.


July 27-31, 2020, KLETC Campus Integrity Auditorium (Hutchinson, KS)
While many agencies have programs in crime scene processing, the level of training and resources available varies from jurisdiction to jurisdiction, as does the opportunity to work with evidence. To help these agencies, Kansas Bureau of Investigation has developed a comprehensive Lab Services Training and Outreach Program.


Tuesday, August 11, 2020, Bicknell Family Center for the Arts - Pittsburg State University (Pittsburg, KS)
Wednesday, August 12, 2020, Lyon County Sheriff's Office (Emporia, KS)
Tuesday, November 3, 2020, Washburn University KBI Forensic Science Center (Topeka, KS)
The LELA Command School is a 300-hour, competency-based professional development program which blends classroom instruction with additional online coursework to deliver the concepts, tools, and practical resources needed for effective management.

Please register at: LELA-Command



January 13, 2020 to November 20, 2020, KLETC Campus Learning Center Classroom Bldg (Hutchinson, KS)
This two-day offering is suggested for law enforcement professionals who are considering a promotional opportunity, have been recently promoted, or are new to the Public Management Center's Law Enforcement Leadership Academy.

Please register at: Intro to LELA



July 14-15, 2020, KLETC Campus Learning Center Classroom Bldg (Hutchinson, KS)
September 22-23, 2020, KLETC Campus Learning Center Classroom Bldg (Hutchinson, KS)
This 40-hour program is geared toward frontline and newly promoted supervisors.

Please register at: LELA-Supervisor



October 12-16, 2020, KLETC Campus Integrity Auditorium (Hutchinson, KS)
This course will introduce officers to methods which allow the officer to consistently monitor their state of mind, interpret their emotions and control their responses to the effects of stress and conflict. Through lecture, demonstration and hands on exercises the students will explore practices that have positive benefits in terms of resilience and overall wellness to both their on-duty performance and personal lives.


Friday, April 10, 2020, Zoom Facilitated Sessions (Online, WEB)
Thursday, June 11, 2020, Ellis Co Emergency Services Bldg (Hays, KS)
Monday, August 24, 2020, Seward County Activity Center (Liberal, KS)
Tuesday, October 20, 2020, Pittsburg Fire Dept (Pittsburg, KS)
Wednesday, November 11, 2020, Concordia City Hall (Concordia, KS)
This course will help public safety personnel examine their personal financial situation, explore practices that allow them to reach their goals and create a solid foundation for resilience during economic hardship. Establishing healthy financial habits can help reduce stress, shield from ethical problems and reserve security clearances. Through lecture, hands-on exercises and self-assessment, participants will develop their awareness and knowledge in this critical aspect of personal and family wellness.


Friday, July 10, 2020, Ford County Sheriff's Office (Dodge City, KS)
This two-day Social Media & Open Source Investigations course is designed to teach law enforcement personnel how to legally utilize and exploit Open Source and Social Media intelligence in their respective roles. Students will be taught how to conduct online investigations while using advanced searching techniques. Students will be shown relevant and current case studies to reinforce some of the unconventional investigative techniques taught in the course. Students will learn the most current case law that allows them to use these techniques in their investigations. The investigative techniques taught in this class apply to Patrol Officers, Detectives, SRO's, Dispatchers, Crime Analysts, etc.


June 11-12, 2020, KLETC Campus Integrity Auditorium (Hutchinson, KS)
This course will allow the attendees to explore their spiritual wellness and how spiritual practices can serve as a framework for strong relationships within the home. As first responders draw their inspiration and motivation for selfless acts at work, so to, can these spiritual outlooks transfer to quality of life at home.


Tuesday, June 2, 2020, Riverside Park Community Building (Iola, KS)
Wednesday, June 3, 2020, Southwestern College Room 108 (Winfield, KS)
Thursday, June 4, 2020, Finney County Law Enforcement Center (Garden City, KS)
The Tactical Medical for First Responders program is designed to define a Medical Threat Assessment, to include a medical plan for a tactical operation.


Wednesday, July 8, 2020, Helvering Center-Agency on Aging (Marysville, KS)
A three-hour, one-day class designed to define domestic violence, protection order, tools and strategies for assessing danger or risk of lethality. Responding to and investigating domestic violence, stalking orders, and lethality will be discussed along with the limitations of protection orders.


Wednesday, April 15, 2020, Zoom Facilitated Sessions (Online, WEB)
Wednesday, April 22, 2020, Zoom Facilitated Sessions (Online, WEB)
This course will give first responders the information and tools to develop the capacity to recover from difficulties associated with responding to both common and extreme situations in their public service.


Wednesday, April 29, 2020, Zoom Facilitated Sessions (Online, WEB)
Understanding & Intervention - Older Adults & Dementia is a four-hour, one day class (1 p.m.-5 p.m,) designed to assist participants in recognizing consumers presenting with Dementia and/or age related issues in an attempt to better serve those individual's needs during stressful encounters through better communication.


Tuesday, April 21, 2020, Zoom Facilitated Sessions (Online, WEB)

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