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Police Academy and In-Service Training

March Training 2017                                 


Chemical Aerosol Projector Instructor Course SABRE

This 1-day (8Hour) Instructor level certification program focusses on the Deploying, Handling, and Documenting the use of Chemical Aerosols.  Medical issues and legal liability will be addressed.  This course will enhance the instructor's development in the use and training of aerosols tactics and will help protect departments from costly litigation issues that could arise from the use of aerosol projectors.  This program addresses proper deployment techniques, complete arsenal of available aerosols and situational requirement, recommended contamination drills, decontamination, properly reporting force and tactics for surviving an Aerosol Attack,.  This course fully addresses all aspects of using Chemical Aerosol Projectors.  Certified instructors receive an instructor manual and student PowerPoint to use when teaching end user classes. This certification is valid for three calendar years from successfully completing this course.


Oleoresin Capsicum Formulations / Carriers        Operational Guidelines / Practical Exercises

Projectors / Propellants / Delivery Systems           Instructor Development

Effectiveness / Safety / Liability Factors                 Inter-graded Use of Force Options

Criteria for Selection                                               Deployment Methods

Sample Policy and Procedures                             Tactics for Surviving and OC Attack

Officer Survival Techniques                                   Contamination Exercises*

Decontamination / First Aid - SABRE DECON WILL BE USED


Location:    Delta College, 1961 Delta Rd, University Center MI 48710

                    Room:  TBA

Host Agency:  Thomas Gillman -

Date:  Thursday,  March 9, 2017

Time:    08:00 am - 05:00 pm

Cost:  $150.00 per person

Instructor:  Gary Sikorski,

SABRE:  Terry Roberts - (800)-325-9568

Required Equipment:  Bring complete Duty Gear with Handcuffs & Key, Baton & Carrier, holster (NO Live Firearm) Training Firearms provided

Change of Clothes, Towel, & Safety Glasses Recommended.

Class is limited to first 25 registered students:

MCOLES Registered

302 Funding Approved

Registration Deadline: February 9th, 2017





First Line Supervisor's School

After taking this 3-day course, students will be more proficient and confident in their decision making process when performing their duties.  Some of the topics covered will be:  Transitioning from Police Officer to Supervisor, Issues for Line Staff, Supervision and Administration, Ethics of Supervision - Doing the Right Thing, Responsibilities at Critical Incidents, and much more

Course Dates:  March 22 - 24, 2017

Course Times:  08:30 am - 04:30 pm

Course Instructor:  Daniel T. McCaw, (Chief, Waterford Police Department -retired) has over 25 yrs law enforcement experience, and for the past 20 yrs has been involved in training at his department, Oakland Police Academy and with the Delta Police Academy.

Course Location:  Delta College, ROOM: TBA

Course Fee:  Non-Consortium:                  $285.00 per person

                        Delta College Consortium:  $225.00 per person 

MCOLES Registered

Registration Deadline:  March 15, 2017

Download Registration Form (PDF)

Law Enforcement Response to Non-Stranger Sexual Assault

The dynamics of sexual assault and victim response, including the neurobiology of trauma, will be presented, along with important information about offender behavior.  Officers will learn specific techniques for interviewing the victim, suspect and witnesses.  Learn how to move beyond the simplistic "she said, he said" with on scene management evidence collection and subsequent in depth investigation practices.  Designed for Patrol Officers, Field Training Officers and Investigators to professionally resolve these cases.  Limited to 24 participants per class.

Course Dates:    March 13-14, 2017

Course Time:    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Course Instructors:    Co-instructed by a Law Enforcement Officer and a Victim Advocate

Course Location:    Delta College, Room F-029

Course Fee:    $0.00 per person

MCOLES Registered

Registration Deadline:  March 6, 2017

Download Registration Form (PDF)




Liquor Law Enforcement

Training for Law Enforcement:  What you need to know about Michigan Liquor Law and Licensing Process.  This eight-hour MCOLES-approved class is for all law enforcement officers that deal with any form of the Michigan Liquor Code.  The course will start with licensing and a complete overview of the application process.  The student will gain an in-depth knowledge of the Michigan Liquor Laws.  The class will continue with a community-based approach on working with licensed establishments to reduce and prevent calls for service.  Officers will learn how the objection and renewal process works and what role law enforcement has in the process.  When the officer leaves they will have a complete knowledge of the liquor process in Michigan. 

Course Curriculum:

Licenses and overview of application process

Michigan Liquor Law

Violations and decoy operations

Hearing process and objections to renewals

Working with Michigan Liquor Control and licensed establishments.

Course Date:    Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Time:    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Course Location:    Delta College, Room TBD

Course Fee:    $195.00 per officer

302 Funding Approved

Course Offered By:    National Hospitality Institute (NHI)

To Register:    Download this form

Contact:   David M. Puck,  Phone 800-292-2896 ext. 108


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