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Jack Brooks Regional Airport FD sponsoring TEEX/Safe Practices in April

The Jack Brooks Regional Airport Fire Department, 5000 Jerry Ware Drive, Beaumont, TX 77705 at the Old Terminal Building is sponsoring a TEEX course at no cost.   Course Title:  Safe Practices for Traffic Incident Responders-SHRP2   Registration Information:  Meets the requirements for Traffic Management Class mandated by TCFP CE hours for TCOLE and TDLR (For details see Select here to register)   Select here to register

U. S. Attorney’s Office Holding annual free training in April 2016

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Texas will hold its annual FREE training for law enforcement in April 2016 as follows: Monday, April 18th – Beaumont Tuesday, April 19th – Lufkin Wednesday, April 20th – McKinney Thursday, April 21st – Tyler This 2016 training will focus on Civil Rights issues, Use of Force, 4th Amendment updates, Drug Market Intervention programs and electronic evidence recovery. Law enforcement officers will participate in an interactive Civil Rights Training module established by the Federal Bureau of Investigation post-Ferguson. Officers will learn about new initiatives in reducing local drug activity. Training will also include 4th Amendment updates and the latest in techniques for recovering electronic evidence. This training is specifically designed for agents and officers that are actively involved in investigating crimes . There is no registration fee for this training but space is limited. Feel free to distribute the attached Training Announcement to all local, state, and federal agents. Please register before April 11, 2016. To register, click on one of the following links: Students will receive an e-mail to confirm their successful registration. April 18, 2016 - Beaumont, Texas https://usaotxetraining.org/CivilRightsBeaumont April 19, 2016 - Lufkin, Texas https://usaotxetraining.org/CivilRightsLufkin April 20, 2016 - McKinney, Texas https://usaotxetraining.org/CivilRightsMcKinney April 21, 2016 - Tyler, Texas https://usaotxetraining.org/CivilRightsTyler Davilyn Walston Public Information Officer Law Enforcement Coordinator U.S. Attorney’s Office Eastern District of Texas Cell/text 409.553.9881 Office 409.981.7902 Davilyn.walston@usdoj.gov

BI-LEEDA & Lamar PD hosts Leadership classes at John Gray Library – 8th Floor.

Supervisor Leadership Institute – February 29 – March 4, 2016 Executive Leadership Institute – April 1-5, 2016 Command Leadership Institute – May 16-20, 2016 FBI-LEEDA & Lamar PD will host these classes this year.  See the attached flyers for details and registration information.   Robert L. Smith Director – Regional Police Academy 409-880-8020 409-880-2369 (fax) lit Lamar Institute of Technology Member The Texas State University System step

LIT updates the Regional Police Academy In-Service Training Schedule

Child Abuse (TCOLE 2105) (Intermediate) Date:  February 8-10, 2016 8:00-5:00 Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description Students will recognize child abuse theories and components of good parenting; identify characteristics of neglect, physical abuse, and sexual abuse; and explain Texas laws and legal issues related to child abuse and neglect. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Missing and Exploited Children (TCOLE 3275) (Intermediate) 8 hours Date:  February 11, 2016 8:00-5:00 Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description This course is intended as an introduction to issues related to responding to and investigating missing and exploited children cases and to better understand victim perspectives, predator methodologies, and the circumstances in which children may be at increased risk. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu 84th Legislative Legal Update (TCOLE 3184) (4 hours) Date:  March 7, 2016 8:00 am -12:00 pm Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description Multiple bills were passed by the 84th Legislature. There were administrative changes, changes in existing statues, and new laws. Case law, especially cases handed down by the Supreme Court of the United States.  This material is a general summary of selected court cases and changes to Texas’ criminal law as wrought by the 84th session of the Texas Legislature. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Asset Forfeiture (TCOLE 3255) (Intermediate) Date:  March 15, 2016 8:00-12:00 Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description This course is designed to provide Texas Peace Officers an understanding of Asset Forfeiture rules and considerations, and the impact Texas and federal asset forfeiture programs have on crime and criminals. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Identity Theft (TCOLE 3277) (Intermediate) Date:  March 15, 2016 1:00-5:00 Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description This course is designed to provide Texas Peace Officers an understanding of Identity Theft.  This course is a required class for the Intermediate Proficiency Certificate. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Personal Defense Spray Options- OC Spray (TCOLE 3343) Date:  March 22, 2016 8:00-5:00 Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description This course is designed to promote safe and effective use of law enforcement chemical defense sprays. The participant will learn when defense sprays are appropriate, tactics of application, proper means of handling, and decontamination of those exposed. Exposure to chemical defense spray during class is mandatory The student will need to provide a canister of OC spray (non-alcohol/ non-flammable, belt sized, Ballistic Stream or Cone.  NO Foam, No Large fogger type)     TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Death, Injury, and Sexual Violence for First Responder, by PATC Date:  March 30- April1, 2016 8:00-5:00 Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description "The 10 Most Common Investigative Pitfalls" officers make during investigations will be the initial starting point in this presentation.  Designed for the Patrol Officer or New Investigator with limited experience responding to crimes of physical and sexual violence.  A comprehensive view of sex crimes, death scenes, common injuries of violence and suicide. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu 84th Legislative Legal Update (TCOLE 3184) (4 hours) Date:  April 12, 2016 1:00 pm -5:00 pm Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description Multiple bills were passed by the 84th Legislature. There were administrative changes, changes in existing statues, and new laws. Case law, especially cases handed down by the Supreme Court of the United States.  This material is a general summary of selected court cases and changes to Texas’ criminal law as wrought by the 84th session of the Texas Legislature. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Basic Instructor Certification Course (TCOLE 1014) Date:  May 2-6, 2016 8:00-5:00 Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description This student will be introduced to the teaching-learning process, factors affecting learning, needs assessment, task analysis, developing learning objectives, preparing a lesson plan, and methods of instruction.  Each trainee will prepare and demonstrate the basic knowledge and skills required to effectively instruct a lesson during teaching exercises which will be evaluated. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu 84th Legislative Legal Update (TCOLE 3184) (4 hours) Date:  May 11, 2016 8:00 am -12:00 pm Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description Multiple bills were passed by the 84th Legislature. There were administrative changes, changes in existing statues, and new laws. Case law, especially cases handed down by the Supreme Court of the United States.  This material is a general summary of selected court cases and changes to Texas’ criminal law as wrought by the 84th session of the Texas Legislature. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Detective and New Investigator, by PATC Date:  May 16-20, 2016 8:00-5:00 Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description This course is composed to assist the newly appointed Detective in becoming familiar with the many aspects of a Criminal Investigation. Topics:  Beginning the Criminal Investigation, The Crime Scene, Injury & Death Investigation, Sex Crimes, Conducting the Criminal Investigation, Digital Evidence, Identity Crimes, Conducting Successful Interviews, Conducting Successful Suspect Interrogations, Investigating Crimes against the Elderly, Case Study: Florida Serial Homicides; America’s First Female Predatory Serial Killer TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu 84th Legislative Legal Update (TCOLE 3184) (4 hours) Date:  June 2, 2016 1:00 pm -5:00 pm Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description Multiple bills were passed by the 84th Legislature. There were administrative changes, changes in existing statues, and new laws. Case law, especially cases handed down by the Supreme Court of the United States.  This material is a general summary of selected court cases and changes to Texas’ criminal law as wrought by the 84th session of the Texas Legislature. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Arresting Communication Date June 13-14, 2016 Time 8:00 – 5:00 Location 802 East Lavaca, MPC Conference Room Description Arresting Communication is the complete package when it comes to realistic communication training for those in law enforcement. The premise of the course is that every police officer needs to be educated in what they do 100% of the time on duty – communicate TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Robert L. Smith Director – Regional Police Academy 409-880-8020 409-880-2369 (fax) lit     Lamar Institute of Technology Member The Texas State University System step

Cyber Security Training at OC EOC

USCG/TEEX/NERRTC Sponsors Community Cyber Security Training at OC EOC   Select Here for Course, Date, Time, Location, and Details. (link Select Here to the attached pdf above)  

LIT Regional Police Academy schedules Progressive Enforcement Options

Date: January 13-15, 2016 8:00-5:00 Location: 802 East Lavaca, MPC Description: Progressive Enforcement Options is a 3 day, 24 hours self-defense course that is a physical course, with a lot of hands on repetitions demonstrating the learned technics. This course emphasizes the use of joint locks to manipulate and control a suspect. TO REGISTER:  Email name, PID, Agency and a contact number to policeacademy@lit.edu Robert L. Smith Director – Regional Police Academy 409-880-8020 409-880-2369 (fax) lit Lamar Institute of Technology Member The Texas State University System step

Port Neches Fire Department schedules TEEX Leadership Ethics Course

TEEX - Exercising Skills Series, Exercising Leadership Ethically  scheduled in Port Neches, TX. 3/3/2016 - 3/4/2016.  FREE COURSE   Instructor: Ben Kennedy Description  This two-day course provides students with the ability to recognize ethical dilemmas in the context of their environments, apply a decision model to resolve these dilemmas, render ethical decisions, and defend under scrutiny the resulting decisions that were made in an effort to resolve these dilemmas. The ESS: ELE course will become the fourth offering within the Executive Skill Series. Prerequisite  There are no prerequisites for this course. Topics  The Adaptive Leadership Model; Introduction to a Dialogue on Ethics; The Ethical Dilemma in Context; Applied Ethics; Defending Under Scrutiny. Audience  The target audience for all of the Executive Skill Series courses, including the Exercising Leadership Ethically course, are fire and emergency services personnel in positions of authority who have an opportunity to exercise leadership. Education Credits  0.00 CEUs; Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE); Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP); State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA) Contact Information ESTI Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900 Email: esti@teex.tamu.edu Other Information To request this class in your jurisdiction or department, please use the Emergency Services Training Institute (ESTI) Extension Course Request Form. To request admission to an already-scheduled course, call the contact person listed in this course schedule. This will allow the course host to provide appropriate numbers of student manuals. Classroom only. Select Link to register:   https://teex.org/Pages/Class.aspx?course=NFA093&courseTitle=Exercising

Texas Association of Fire Educators Conference 2016 Scheduled

Select Here for Course schedule, Date, Location, and Registration (Full Conference Price is only $175)

LIT Regional Police Academy, In-Service Training Schedule

LIT Regional Police Academy has posted the In-Service Training Schedule into 2016. Select Here for Course, Date, Time, Location, and Details.   Robert L. Smith Director – Regional Police Academy 409-880-8020 409-880-2369 (fax) lit   Lamar Institute of Technology Member The Texas State University System step

FBI-LEEDA and LUPD Co-Host Command and Leadership Training

FBI-LEEDA and LUPD Co-Host Command and Leadership Training   Co-Hosted by: FBI-LEEDA and Chief Hector Flores and the Lamar University Police Department at the John Gray Library, 8th Floor 4400 Martin Luther King Parkway, Beaumont, TX 77710   Supervisor Leadership Institute February 29 – March 4, 2016 (40 hours)   Command Leadership Institute (40 hours) May 16 – 20, 2016