Course detail: Field Training Officer Management Course

Description:
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.
Prerequisites: 
  • Participants should have attended a formal FTO course or take an available FTO Refresher Course.
Competencies: 
  • Participants will be able to apply learned strategies to maximize effectiveness of FTOs and their agency's FTO Program.  
  • Participants will be able to identify legal and ethical issues in FTO Programs by creating documents that improve performance and protect the agency.
Course Objectives:
  • Compare and contrast various FTO programs
  • Identify demands on Field Training Managers
  • Define the duties of Field Training Manager/Coordinators
  • Prepare new trainees to enter the FTO Program
  • Prepare new FTOs to work with their first trainee
  • Discuss and develop framework for administering discipline within the FTO Program
  • Design and employ weekly manager's reports
Methodologies:
  • Tabletop exercises (form/policy creation)
  • Individual coaching
  • Group facilitated discussion
  • Comprehensive exam
Target Audience:
  • Field Training supervisors/coordinators, agency command/executives who don't have a formalized FTO program in place.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend University of Kansas sponsored events. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in an event, please email KLETC or call 620.694.1400 at least three weeks before the first day of the event. Some events may require notice earlier than three weeks and require you contact a specific individual; if so, that information is provided in the event-specific information.

 Session Detail: LE21384F

Schedule: Every day, starting on 05/03/21 and ending on 05/04/21
Times: 08:00am - 05:00pm
Registration Fee : $100.00

Bulletin

Please dress in layers as the temperature in the room may be difficult to adjust.

Instructors

Name Additional Resources
Caleb Acree
Harold Louderback

Facility Detail

Bicknell Family Center for the Arts - Pittsburg State University
1711 S Homer
Pittsburg, KS 66762

Cancellation Policy

A refund less a $25.00 cancellation fee will be assessed for all cancellations made in writing prior to 10 days before the start of the event. After that time, no refunds will be made.