Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center

Patrol Operations

Courses & Events

This class will give an overview of civil process in the State of Kansas, which will include basic civil versus criminal law; types of court orders and documents served, with specifics on Protection Orders, Writs of Execution, Evictions, Probate Orders and Tax Warrants and the service of process. Handouts will be provided with time allowed for questions on any of the material covered.


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This course is designed to provide law enforcement officers with the knowledge and the confidence to identify clues provided through criminal interdiction and how to conduct roadside interviews following appropriate state and federal laws surrounding search and seizure.


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The training is designed for law enforcement officers and dispatchers who, in their duties, are frequently called upon to deal with individuals who are suffering from brain disorders and mental health issues.


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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 prepares participants through instruction and practice to identify illegal substances during the course of their duties, use the correct field testing kits demonstrated by taking a final exam, and properly package and submit these substances to the KBI lab.


This course contains no sessions
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Essential Spanish for Law Enforcement is a class designed to assist the officer who has little to no knowledge of the Spanish language. Students will learn the basics of the Spanish language and will be required to learn phrases and words that are helpful when dealing with Spanish speakers.


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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 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)
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 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)
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)
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)
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 training will provide an overview of human trafficking in Kansas, review Kansas human trafficking laws, discuss vulnerabilities that may place a child at risk for trafficking, explore the impact of trauma on victims and appropriate responses, clarify the roles of different disciplines and address the importance of a collaborative approach.


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This course is specifically designed for Kansas prosecutors who handle and charge vehicular fatal cases and officers that deal with fatal crashes.


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The Wichita Police Department is hosting a two-day conference with the "A-Team" of the revolutionary crime-solving technique of investigative genetic genealogy. Conference topics will include law enforcement's use of IGG, use of public DNA databases, sample processing, genetic genealogy, prosecution, best practices.


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In today's world, Law Enforcement Officers must be efficient physically, mentally and verbally. This class is designed to give today's Police Officers the tools needed to effectively communicate with citizens in a way that everyone is safe, and situations are handled with the highest amount of respect and professionalism.


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This course prepares participants through instruction and practice to properly prepare written reports common to the criminal justice/LE community. This course will focus on the structure of reports to include the reason reports are important. Attendees will be able to take good field notes, build a report that best represent what happened on scene, keep the report organized and build a report that will assist in the court hearing process.


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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 eight-hour class will help participants identify, prepare for and respond to the Sovereignty Movement and to protect themselves during encounters.


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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)
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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