Professional Development Institute
SPPD'S Professional Development Institute provides quality, affordable courses that have been rated excellent by active police and correction officers!
2018 PDI COURSES
|Date of Course||Title of Course||Instructor(s):|
|January 9, 2018||Glock Basic Armorer's Course||
Glock Professional, Inc.
|January 10, 2018||Background Investigations for Public Safety||Sgt. Koch/Officer Miller|
|February 6, 2018||Cops Autism Response Education-Autism Spectrum Disorders for Law Enforcement- Free class||Dawn Brash/Off. Rob Zink|
|February 8, 2018||Background Investigations for Public Safety||Sgt. Koch/Officer Miller|
|February 12-16, 2018||Basic Under Cover Operations Course||SPPD Staff|
|February 22, 2018||Sovereign Citizens & Militia Extremists||Rob Finch|
|February 27, 2018||Minnesota Data Practices-Criminal||Commander Malmgren-SPPD|
|February 28-Mar 1, 2018||Navigating the Leadership Challenge||Virginia Center for Policing Innovation|
|March 5, 2018||Building Clearing Tactics for Patrol- Brand New Class||SPPD Staff|
|March 7-8, 2018||Team Arrest & Control Tactics (T.A.C.T)||SPPD Staff|
|March 12-13, 2018||Tracking, Trending and Investigation of Police Use of Force-"You can't manage what you don't measure"||Kevin Dillon, Larry Schurig|
|March 14-15, 2018||Overcoming Size Differences for Female Officers||Toni Weinbeck|
|March 19-23, 2018||FBI-LEEDA Command Leadership Institute||FBI-LEEDA Instructors|
|March 27, 2018||Minnesota Data Practices-Criminal||Commander Malmgren-SPPD|
|April 3, 2018||Building Clearing Tactics for Patrol-Brand New Class||SPPD Staff|
|April 9-13, 2018||Response to Resistance & Aggression Instructor Course||SPPD Staff|
|April 16-17, 2018||Basic SWAT Firearm Prep Course (Pre-requisite for SWAT Basic Operator Course)||SPPD Staff|
|April 18, 2018||Pistol & Carbine Instructor Prep Class (Pre-requisite for Pistol & Carbine Instructor Course May 14-18)||SPPD Range Staff|
|April 23-24, 2018||Grant Management Class||Grant Writing USA|
|April 23-May 4, 2018||Police Motorcycle Operator Course||Officer Arntzen/Officer Campbell|
|April 30-May 4, 2018||SWAT Basic Operator Course (must attend Basic SWAT prep course April 16-17)||SPPD Staff|
|April 30-May 4, 2018||Emergency Vehicle Operations Instructor Course (EVOC)||Off. Terry Erdman, Off. Rich Beard-SPPD|
|May 7-8, 2018||Pistol Skills for Female Officers||SPPD Range Staff|
|May 7-10, 2018||Police Cyclist Course||SPPD Staff|
|May 9-10, 2018||Carbine & Rifle Skills for Female Officers||SPPD Range Staff|
|May 14-18, 2018||Pistol & Carbine Instructor Course||SPPD Range Staff|
|May 16, 2018||Smith & Wesson M & P Pistol Armorer Course||Smith & Wesson|
|May 17, 2018||Smith & Wesson M & P Shield Armorer Course||Smith & Wesson|
|May 21-22, 2018||Advanced Pistol Skills for Females-Brand New Class||SPPD Range Staff|
|May 23-24, 2018||Street Safe: Surviving Violent Encounters & Counter Ambush||SPPD Range Staff|
|May 30-31, 2018||Low Light/Flash Light Firearms Course- Brand New Class||SPPD Range Staff|
|June 4-6, 2018||Elmore AR15, M16, M4 Basic Armorer Course||Ken Elmore|
|June 6-8, 2018||Elmore Advanced AR15, M16, M4 Armorer Course||Ken Elmore|
|June 13-14, 2018||Countering Active Terrorist Cells in the Homeland||Bob Dougherty, Retired CIA|
|June 18-20, 2018||IPMBA Bicycle Response Team Training||SPPD Staff|
|June 27-28, 2018||Arrest & Control Tactics for Female Officers (A.C.T)||SPPD Staff|
|July 11-12, 2018||Warrant Service-Threat Reduction Strategies for Patrol Officers, Supervisors & Investigators||SPPD Commander Hazelett|
|July 18-19, 2018||Aerosol Chemical Weapon Instructor||AERKO International|
|September 10-11, 2018||Pistol Skills for Plain Clothes Assignments||SPPD Range Staff|
|September 17-21, 2018||Emergency Vehicle Operations Instructor Course (EVOC)||Off. Terry Erdman, Off. Rich Beard-SPPD|
|September 26, 2018||Domestic Terrorism & Extremist Groups||Rob Finch|
|October 17, 2018||Pharmaceutical Drug Diversion Training-Free class||Purdue Pharma|
HR218 SHOOT-for SPPD Retirees only. Winter 2018 dates for the HR218 shoot are January 16, 2018 and February 13, 2018 at the new Richard Rowan Training Facility, 600 Lafayette Rd N., St. Paul, MN 55130. Summer HR 218 dates will be June 12, 2018 and July 10, 2018 at the Outdoor Range.
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING CANCELLATION POLICIES:
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.
SPPD - Credit only for cancellations w/in 2 weeks. No refunds or credit for No Shows.
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.)