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.
2019 PDI COURSES
|Date of Course||Title of Course||Instructor(s):|
|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 18-19, 2019||Searches & Seizures||JP Nixon|
|March 20, 2019||Warrant & Affidavit Writing||JP Nixon|
|March 21, 2019||Money Laundering||JP Nixon|
|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 15-19, 2019||Emergency Vehicle Operations Instructor Course (EVOC)||Terry Erdman|
|April 15-16, 2019||Basic SWAT Firearms Prep Course- Mandatory Pre-requisite for Basic SWAT Operator Course||SPPD SWAT|
|April 17, 2019||Pistol & Carbine Instructor Prep Course-Mandatory Pre-requisite for the Pistol & Carbine Instructor Course||SPPD Range Staff|
|April 24-25, 2019||Countering Active Terrorist Cells in the Homeland||Bob Dougherty-Retired CIA|
|April 29-May 3, 2019||Basic SWAT Operator Course-Must take the Basic SWAT Firearms Prep Course listed above||SPPD SWAT|
|May 6-10, 2019||Pistol & Carbine Instructor Course- Must take the Pistol & Carbine Instructor Prep course listed above||SPPD Range Staff|
|May 13-14, 2019||Basic Pistol Skills for Female Officers||SPPD Range Staff|
|May 13-16, 2019||Police Cyclist Course||SPPD Staff|
|May 20-21, 2019||Grant Management Class||Grant Writing USA|
|May 22, 2019||Building a Foundation of Trust in the Community-Brand New Class||Dale Carnegie|
|June 3-4, 2019||Carbine-Rifle Skills for Female Officers||SPPD Range Staff|
|June 6, 2019||Resiliency P.O.W.E.R. Program Part I & Part II-Brand New Class||Holly Brodt|
|June 10-11, 2019||Investigative Interviewing-Brand New Class||Bill Vincent-Retired FBI|
|June 12-13, 2019||Team Arrest & Control Tactics-(T.A.C.T.)||SPPD Training Staff|
|June 25, 2019||GLOCK Basic Armorer's Course||GLOCK Instructor|
|June 26-27, 2019||Arrest & Control Tactics for Female Officers||SPPD Training Staff|
|July 10-11, 2019||AERKO Aerosol Chemical Weapon Instructor||AERKO International|
|July 23-24, 2019||Street Safe: Surviving Violent Encounters||SPPD Range Staff|
|July 29-30, 2019||Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs-FREE||Chris Schaefer/Doug Pearson|
|August 5, 2019||Not by Chance: Creating Great Culture through Intentional Leadership||John Robison-Command Presence|
|August 6, 2019||The Transformational Trainer||Dennis Valone-Command Presence|
|August 27-28, 2019||Advanced Identity Theft Training-FREE||FBI LEEDA|
|September 4-5, 2019||Advanced Pistol Skills for Female Officers||SPPD Range Staff|
|September 10, 2019||Domestic Terrorism & Extremist Groups||Rob Finch|
|October 8, 2019||Police & the Media||Steve Linders, Sgt. Mike Ernster|
|October 17, 2019||Report Writing for Law Enforcement||Terry Erdman|
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.)