Professional Development Institute
SPPD'S Professional Development Institute provides quality, affordable courses that have been rated excellent by active police and correction officers!
Please note our cancellation policy: Credit only for cancellations within 2 weeks. No refunds or credit for no shows.
2018 - 2019 PDI COURSES
|Date of Course||Title of Course||Instructor(s):|
|October 15, 2018||Canine Cover Officer Search Operations||SPPD Canine Staff|
|October 16, 2018||Canine Cover Officer Search Operations||SPPD Canine Staff|
|October 17, 2018||Cops Autism Response Education-Autism Spectrum Disorders For Law Enforcement-Free Class||Dawn Brash/Off. Rob Zink|
|October 17, 2018||Pharmaceutical Drug Diversion Training-Free class||Purdue Pharma|
|October 22-23, 2018||Searches & Seizures||JP Nixon|
|October 24-26, 2018||Proactive & Undercover Investigations||JP Nixon|
|November 6, 2018||Police & the Media||Steve Linders -Sgt. Ernster|
|November 7, 2018||Report Writing for Law Enforcement||Officer Terry Erdman, SPPD|
|November 14, 2018||Identity Theft Training Summit for Law Enforcement||FBI-LEEDA|
|November 27, 2018||Advanced Trauma-Informed Interviewing for Law Enforcement -Day 1 for all law enforcement officers||Justin Boardman|
|November 28, 2018||Advanced Trauma-Informed Interviewing for Law Enforcement-Day 2-for officers who work w/in Ramsey County or are on the East Metro Sexual Assault Task Force only!- If you work within Ramsey County or are on the East Metro Sexual Assault Task Force you must also register for Nov 27th as well.||Justin Boardman|
|December 4, 2018||Interview & Interrogation Course||Sgt. Jake Peterson|
|December 10-14, 2018||5 Day i2 Analyst's Notebook Complete Training Course||ESVA Inc.|
|January 8-10, 2019||Vice/Prostitution/Human Trafficking Investigations 101||SPPD Staff|
|January 16, 2019||Recognizing & Valuing Community Diversity & Implicit Bias Training||Dr. Tanya Gladney|
|January 17, 2019||Railroad Incident Investigations & Response for Law Enforcement-Free Class||Kerri Gortmaker|
|January 28-29, 2019||Geocell-Introduction to Cell Phone Investigations||Geocell|
|January 30-Feb 1, 2019||Geocell-Advanced Cell Phone Investigations||Geocell|
|February 12-14, 2019||Digital Video Evidence Recovery||RESVID|
|February 27, 2019||Background Investigations for Public Safety||Sgt. Justin Miller|
|March 6-7, 2019||Warrant Service-Threat Reduction Strategies for Patrol Officers, Supervisors and Investigations||Commander Brad Hazelett|
|March 26, 2019||Sovereign Citizens & Militia Extremists||Rob Finch|
|March 27, 2019||Minnesota Data Practices-Criminal||Commander Malmgren|
|April 10, 2019||Dynamic Encounters for the 21st Century||SPPD Staff|
|April 24-25, 2019||Countering Active Terrorist Cells in the Homeland||Bob Dougherty|
HR218 SHOOT-for SPPD Retirees only. Winter 2019 dates for the HR218 shoot are January 15, 2019 and February 5, 2019 at the new Richard Rowan Training Facility, 600 Lafayette Rd N., St. Paul, MN 55130. Summer HR 218 dates will be June 5, 2019 and July 8, 2019 at the Outdoor Range.
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING CANCELLATION POLICIES:
SPPD - Credit only for cancellations w/in 2 weeks. No refunds or credit for No Shows.
AERKO - Full refund outside of 2 weeks prior to class. 50% refund for cancellations within 2 weeks of class.
Inside the Tape (D. Newman) - Credit offered for cancellations more than 5 days ahead of class date. No refund for cancellations/no shows w/in 5 days.
L.O.C.K.U.P. - Full refund if more than 30 days prior to class. Full credit toward another L.O.C.K.U.P. course if w/in 30 days. No refunds for No Shows or cancellations made w/in 3 weeks of course.
Specialized Armament (K. Elmore) - No cancellations within 30 days of course date.
Any credit owed/obtained can only be applied toward a class from the same company (For example, cancellation on a SPPD course will result in a credit for another SPPD course only, it cannot be applied toward CalibrePress, LOCKUP, etc.)