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 mailto:lana.gudgel@hot.cog.tx.us. 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

Missing & Exploited Children #3275, July 11, 2019 8:30 – 3:30 This class is full, no more registrations will be accepted.

Child Safety Alert Check List #4068, July 12, 2019 2:00 – 4:00 This class is full, no more registrations will be accepted.

Identity Crimes #3277, July 18, 2019 1:00 – 4:00

De-escalation Techniques: Limiting Use of Force w/Public #1849 July 23, 2019  This class is full, no more registrations will be accepted.

Basic Civil Process #3131, July 29 – 31, 2019 8 hours on the 29th and 30th, 4 hours on the 31st This is a 20 hour course.

Crisis Intervention Training #1850, August 12-16, 2019 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd. Waco, TX This class is full, no more registrations will be accepted.

Student Handout for CIT #1850   PPT for CIT #1850

State & Federal Legislative Updates #3185, August 29, 2019 1:00 – 5:00

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 HOTCOG at amy.derrick@hot.cog.tx.us or call 254-292-1800.

Law Enforcement Training Advisory Committee

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