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 cindy.rafter@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.

Click here to download Law Enforcement Training Registration Form

Intermediate Use of Force #2107, February 27-28, 2019 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd. Waco, TX

Crisis Intervention Training #1850, March 4-8, 2019 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd. Waco, TX This class is full, no more registrations will be accepted.

Cultural Diversity #3939, March 14, 2019

Interacting w/Deaf Drivers #7887, March 21, 2019

Intermediate Crime Scene Investigation #2106, March 19-22, 2019 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd. Waco, TX

New Supervisors Course #3737, April 9-11, 2019 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd. Waco, TX

Civilian Interaction Training #30418 April 23, 2019 10:00 – 12:00

or, both classes are not needed

Civilian Interaction Training #30418 April 23, 2019 1:00 – 3:00

Canine Encounters #62040 May 14, 2019 1:00 – 5:00 No out of region registrations will be accepted.

Intermediate Spanish for Law Enforcement #2109, May 15-17, 2019 No out of region registrations will be accepted.

Special Investigative Topics #3232, May 20-22, 2019 Location: Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd. Waco, TX

Intermediate Child Abuse Prevention #2105, June 5-7, 2019 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd. Waco, TX

Racial Profiling #3256, June 6, 2019 8:00 – 12:00

Asset Forfeiture #3255, June 6, 2019 1:00 – 3:00

Courtroom Security #10999, June 17, 2019

Intermediate Arrest, Search & Seizure #2108 June 20-21, 2019 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd. Waco, TX

Missing & Exploited Children #3275, July 11, 2019 8:30 – 3:30

Child Safety Alert Check List #4068, July 12, 2019 2:00 – 4:00

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

De-escalation Techniques: Limiting Use of Force w/Public #1849 July 23, 2019

Crisis Intervention Training #1850, August 12-16, 2019 Location: ESEC, 7601 Steinbeck Bend Rd. Waco, TX No out of region registrations will be accepted.

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 the HOTCOG Training Coordinator at cindy.rafter@hot.cog.tx.us or call 254-292-1891.

Law Enforcement Training Advisory Committee

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