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. Training will be offered at no charge for any of these classes (unless specifically stated) if you work within the HOTCOG Region.  Attendees from agencies outside the HOTCOG Region will be charged $50 per class, payable by cash, check or money order prior to class beginning. HOTCOG will not bill your agency.  No credit cards and no refunds but you may transfer the registration if needed.  For classes that have a limit, preference for seating will be given to in-region agency registrants.

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. Unless otherwise noted, register for the following classes by emailing attached registration form to:  mailto:lana.gudgel@hot.cog.tx.us or fax to 254-756-0102, Attn: Lana Gudgel.

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.

Law Enforcement Training Registration Form

 

All class sizes will be limited to 15 until further notice 

 

Crisis Intervention Training #1850                       June 8-12, 2020
(class is limited to 15) NO OUT OF REGION ATTENDEES ACCEPTED
Location: HOTCOG, 1514 S. New Road, Waco TX 76711
8:00 – 5:00, 40 hrs, TCOLE Credits
Instructor: Lydia Alvarado
Target Population: Peace Officers working towards their Intermediate Proficiency Certificate on or after April 1, 2018, and within two years of licensing for those licensed on or after April 1, 2018.

 

Intermediate Crime Scene #2106                            June 15-19,2020
(class is limited to 15) Full – Registration for this class is closed . Contact Lana Gudgel for additional information. 
Location: HOTCOG 1514 S New Road, Waco, TX 76711
8:00 – 5:00, 40 hrs, TCOLE Credits
Instructor: Keith Vaughan
Student Pre-Requisites: None
Certification Requirements: Individuals must meet the applicable certification standards found in Commission Rule 221.1 and 221.3.

Missing & Exploited Children #3275 July 13, 2020
(class is limited to 15) Full – Registration for this class is closed . Contact Lana Gudgel for additional information. 
Location: HOTCOG, 1514 S. New Road, Waco
8:30 – 3:30, 6hrs, TCOLE Credits
Instructor: Amber Howell
Abductions, runaways, missing, exploitation, child porn, online solicitation, sex offenders, trafficking.

Identity Crimes #3277 July 21, 2020
(class is limited to 15)
Location: HOTCOG, 1514 S. New Road, Waco
1:00 – 4:00, 3 hrs, TCOLE Credits
Instructor: Michael Irving

Traumatic Brain Injury #4066 July 23,  2020
Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd http://goo.gl/maps/vjKPc
9:00 –12:00, 3, TCOLE Credits
Instructor: T.J. Niemietz
Target Population: Law Enforcement Personnel, Peace Officers, Jailers, Telecommunictors

Traumatic Brain Injury #4066 July 23, 2020
Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd http://goo.gl/maps/vjKPc
1:00 – 4:00, 3, TCOLE Credits
Instructor: T.J. Niemietz
Target Population: Law Enforcement Personnel, Peace Officers, Jailers, Telecommunictors

 

Special Investigative Topics #3232 August 17-19, 2020
(class is limited to 15)   Full – Registration for this class is closed .  Contact Lana Gudgel for additional information. 
Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd http://goo.gl/maps/vjKPc
8:00-5:00, 24 hrs, TCOLE Credits
Instructor: Keith Vaughan     Child Abuse and Neglect, Family Violence, Sexual Assault Sex Offender Characteristics.

State and Federal Legislative Updates #3186 August 21, 2020
(class is limited to 15)
Location: HOTCOG, 1514 S. New Road, Waco
1:00 – 5:00, 4 hrs, TCOLE Credits
Instructor: Michael Irving

 

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).

 

Law Enforcement Training Advisory Committee

Please click here to visit the Law Enforcement Training Advisory Committee page.