Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center

Patrol Operations

Courses & Events

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.


February 24-28, 2020, Bicknell Family Center for the Arts - Pittsburg State University (Pittsburg, KS)
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.


Tuesday, January 21, 2020, Ford County Sheriff's Office (Dodge City, KS)
Wednesday, January 22, 2020, Saline County Sheriff's Office (Salina, KS)
Thursday, January 23, 2020, Derby Public Library (Derby, KS)
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.


February 4-6, 2020, Saline County Sheriff's Office (Salina, 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 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)
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.


January 23-24, 2020, Washburn University KBI Forensic Science Center (Topeka, KS)
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.


January 22-23, 2020, Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview Wichita (Wichita, KS)
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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Responding to People with Dementia, Alzheimer's and Autism is a 6 hour, one day class (9-4) designed to assist participants in recognizing consumers presenting with Dementia or Autism in an attempt to better serve those individual's needs during stressful encounters through better communication.


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This 8 hour class will help participants identify, prepare for and respond to the Sovereignty Movement and to protect themselves during encounters.


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