Heart of Texas Council of Governments Law Enforcement Training Program
Training is offered to law enforcement related individuals on mandated, intermediate, and special investigative topics. When possible, training will be offered free or at a significantly reduced rate. Attendees from agencies outside the HOTCOG Region will be charged $50 per class, payable by cash, check or money order prior to class beginning. No refunds but you may transfer the registration if needed.
To download a registration form, click on the link below, download the file, then save as a pdf file. You will then be able to fill out the form online. FAX registration forms to 254-756-0102 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Pre-registration is required for all HOTCOG Law Enforcement Training classes. All training classes will be held at HOTCOG, 1514 S. New Road in Waco, except where noted. Classes are 8:00 – 5:00 unless otherwise specified.
Child Safety Alert Checklist #4068, May 23, 2018 2:00 -4:00
Missing & Exploited Children #3275, June 6, 2018 8:30 – 3:30
Intermediate Child Abuse Prevention #2105, June 12-14, 2018 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd
Identity Crimes #3277, June 14, 2018 1:00 – 4:00
Juvenile Law & Procedures #2093, June 19, 2018 8:00 – 12:00
Standard Field Sobriety Testing #2178, June 21, 2018
register here: http://www.txsfst.org/events/event_detail.aspx?id=4817
Fundamentals of DWI Investigation & Enforcement #3402
register here: http://www.txsfst.org/events/event_detail.aspx?id=4818
Intermediate Arrest, Search & Seizure #2108, July 11-12, 2018 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd
School Based Law Enforcement #4064, July 23-25, 2018 $100 for all students. Send registration form to Ms. Rafter to received an invoice to present to your agency.
Racial Profiling #3256, July 24, 2018 8:00 -12:00
Asset Forfeiture #3255, July 24, 2018 1:00 – 3:00
Mental Health Peace Officer #4001, August 13-17, 2018 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd
CLOSED TO OUT OF REGION OFFICERS
Prequisites: CIT Course #3841 or #3842 or Basic PO after January 2005 Prerequisites for Mental Health Officer Proficiency Certification: Currently appointed as a peace officer or justice of the peace; At least two years experience as a peace officer or justice of the peace; If not currently a commissioned peace officer, an applicant must meet the current enrollment standards; If an applicant is a commissioned peace officer, an applicant must not ever have had a license or certificate issued by the commission suspended or revoked; If an applicant is a commissioned peace officer, an applicant must have met the continuing education requirements for the previous training cycle; Successful completion of a training course in emergency first aid and lifesaving techniques (Red Cross or equivalent); and Successful completion of the current mental health peace officer training course, pass the approved written examination for mental health officer proficiency, with a score of 80% or better, and pass the skills based exam with a grade of satisfactory. Curriculuum: Course will include: Disorders, Medications, Suicide, Crisis Behavior, Legal and Social Issues, Resources, Excited Delirium.
Report Writing: Enhanced Investigation and Prosecution #2049, September 21, 2018
Human Trafficking Investigators Course #3268, September 13, 2018 register here: http://register.safvic.org/schedule/event_detail.asp?eventid=2405&
Sexual Assault Family Violence Investigators Course #3264, September 24-26, 2018 register here: http://register.safvic.org/schedule/event_detail.asp?eventid=2404&
De-escalation Techniques: Limiting Use of Force w/Public #1849 November 15, 2018
HOTCOG is contracted by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement to provide training courses. Courses offered by HOTCOG may be submitted to the Commission for credit. Complaints may be reported to TCOLE, 6330 E. Highway 290, Suite 200, Austin, TX 78723-1035. As required by this commission, the HOTCOG Training Program works under the advisement of a Law Enforcement Training Advisory Committee (LETAC). For more information regarding the LETAC, contact the HOTCOG Training Coordinator at email@example.com or call 254-292-1891.
Law Enforcement Training Advisory Committee