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.


November 30, 2020 to December 4, 2020, KLETC Campus Learning Center Classroom Bldg (Hutchinson, KS)
A four-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.


Tuesday, July 28, 2020, Zoom Facilitated Sessions (Online, WEB)
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.


September 28-30, 2020, KLETC Campus Integrity Auditorium (Hutchinson, KS)
November 4-6, 2020, Barta Training Complex (Berryton, KS)
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.


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 use the link found in the bulletin to register for the class.


This course contains no sessions
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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.


October 7-8, 2020, Ellis Co Emergency Services Bldg (Hays, KS)
As first responders, police officers often have access to the most isolated individuals, including those who are older persons. Police officers are often an important gateway for older citizens to the community health and social services network. They are called upon to respond to various elder abuse situations, both at home and in senior living centers. First responders play a key role in investigating or preventing crimes against older citizens and dependent adults. However, the detection and assessment of this population is not systematic.


This course contains no sessions
Click here to be notified about the next scheduled program.
As first responders, police officers often have access to the most isolated individuals, including those who are older persons. Police officers are often an important gateway for older citizens to the community health and social services network. They are called upon to respond to various elder abuse situations, both at home and in senior living centers. First responders play a key role in investigating or preventing crimes against older citizens and dependent adults. However, the detection and assessment of this population is not systematic.


This course contains no sessions
Click here to be notified about the next scheduled program.
This course will provide all law enforcement officers in the State of Kansas the knowledge needed to effectively respond to a pipeline emergency by providing resources to identify what pipelines and products exist in each county/jurisdiction, to identify the local operator representing these pipelines, and how to work a coordinated effort in response to a pipeline incident.


Monday, August 31, 2020
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Friday, October 30, 2020
Friday, November 20, 2020
Thursday, January 21, 2021
Friday, February 26, 2021
This course will provide updates on recent State guidelines about COVID-19, as well as discuss preventative measures at home and on-duty. Additionally, information about what law enforcement is doing to minimize exposure and continue operations will be discussed. Discussion is encouraged to learn from one another and share best practices.


This course contains no sessions
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This 4 hour course focuses on Trauma-Informed Interviews of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Victims. Domestic violence and sexual assault are two of the most complex crimes we are called upon to respond to and investigate. The complexities of these crimes and the impacts of trauma on a victim require us to be better informed and to think broadly and comprehensively during our response and/or investigation.


Tuesday, August 4, 2020, Zoom Facilitated Sessions (Online, WEB)

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