Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center

Officer Wellness

Courses & Events

Blue Courage is a transformational two-day leadership development workshop designed for all levels of a law enforcement organization.


November 11-12, 2019, Gardner Justice Center (Gardner, KS)
This inaugural two-day, special event will be an occasion to learn from experts in the field about resources, best practices, and strategies for comprehensive safety and wellness.


October 25-26, 2019, Ford County Expo Center (Dodge City, KS)
Kevin Briggs, retired California Highway Patrol Sergeant, spent his career working the Golden Gate Bridge and seeing people at their worst.


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Description: Responding to Mental Health Crisis: A Closer Look at Suicide by Cop is an 8-hour, one day class designed to assist participants in identifying, understanding and responding to consumers in crisis. Participants will gain skills that will aid them in making appropriate decisions when encountering consumers in crisis. Instructor AJ Schmidt will provide participants a crisis intervention overview, a short description of potential causes of delusional behavior, potential de-escalation techniques, and an in-depth look with discussion of an actual officer involved shooting incident.


Wednesday, January 29, 2020, KLETC Campus Integrity Auditorium (Hutchinson, KS)
Thursday, February 27, 2020, Seward County Activity Center (Liberal, KS)
Wednesday, April 8, 2020, Frontier Stage (Hill City, KS)
Thursday, May 14, 2020, CL Hoover Opera House (Junction City, KS)