Off-Site Training

For a complete listing of classes and other activities at the ILEA check out our Event Calendar.

To list your courses on this site, contact our Registrar, Niki Smythe at

Training Sites Outside the ILEA -

Allen County Police Department

October 1-4, 2018
Evidence Based Scenario Training
Cost: $600
Go to: for more info and registration.

Anderson Police Department

June 13 - 14, 2018
Applied Survival Tactics Training
Cost: $200 per student. (Space is limited.)
What you need:
• Duty weapon, magazines, duty belt
• Patrol rifle (if you use one)
• Ballistic vest, ear and eye protection
• 300 rounds of pistol ammunition
• 300 rounds of rifle ammunition (if used)
• SIM weapon and 50 rounds paint (contact us if you don’t have access to one)
• Med kit if you have one

Contact John Baysinger, SWAT team commander to register or 765-621-9480.

Benton County Sheriff's Department

June 5-7, 2018
3 Day ALECC (Advance Law Enforcement Combative Course)
Cost $405 (8 hours per day)
Carlos Soto of Impact Zone Training and Scott Wealing of Briggs Core Dynamics (Both are ILEA Training Providers) have teamed up to provide top tier training to optimize the officers mindset and efficiency. Combining the Defensive Tactics and Firearms Training into one course will teach and test the officer at every level. This course is deeply discounted because we believe there is an urgent need for LE advance training. This is a 3 day course. Please check out the details HERE.  Contact Scott with questions: email- or cell - 407-919-8215.  MTT (Mobile Training Team) We can train at your location or ours. Please call to set up training.

June 12 & 13, 2018
July 24 & 25, 2018
2 Day LE Active Shooter Course # 10-35
Cost $500 (8 hours per day)
LE Active Shooter/CQB is a course specifically designed to put the officer into realistic situations where you have to move through buildings to eliminate the threat or threats utilizing simmunition force on force exercises.
Please check out the details HERE.   Contact Scott with questions: email- or cell - 407-919-8215.  MTT (Mobile Training Team) We can train at your location or ours. Please call to set up training.

August 1 & 2, 2018
2 Day V.C.A.T.  (Vehicle Counter Assault Training)
Cost: $450 (8hrs per day)
600 rounds per weapons system. 3 mags for pistol, 4 rifle mags, holster, and sling. Small backpack (Camelbak HAWG size)
VCAT is a course designed to put the student into realistic situations where you learn to defend yourself from vehicle ambush. Please check out the details HERE.  Contact Scott with questions: email- or cell - 407-919-8215.  MTT (Mobile Training Team) We can train at your location or ours. Please call to set up training.

August 3, 2018
Pistol Fundamentals 7 hour class
Cost: $350
Aug 4,5, 2018
Defensive Pistol & Carbine
Cost: $600
Guest Instructor: Kris "Tanto" Paronto (Hero of Benghazi, Co-Author of 13 hours, and Author of The Ranger Way) This is a great opportunity to train with Kris. There is a book signing and gun/gear raffle as well. Please check out the details HERE.  Contact Scott with questions: email- or cell - 407-919-8215.

Bloomington Police Department

July 9 - 12, 2018
The Reid Technique Of Investigative Interviewing And Advanced Interrogation™
Cost: $575.00
Register on-line at
For further info contact:  Julie Rock at 855-479-3959 or

Brownsburg Police Department

June 21, 2018
Patrol Counter Ambush Assaults
Cost $185.00 per student.
Register HERE.

June 22, 2018
Officers Survival on Traffic Stops Tactical Live Fire Course
Cost $185.00 per student.
Register HERE.

Clark County Sheriff's Department

October 2, 2017
Advanced STOPS Instructors Tactical Live Fire Course
Cost: $185 enrollment

Enrollments can be completed online at

Clarksville Police Department

September 25 -27, 2018
Criminal Interdiction Workshop
Narcotics * Terrorism * Human Trafficking * Illicit Currency * Identity Theft
Cost: $599 Per Student
To Register: visit or call 405-293-9800.

Connersville Police Department

September 20, 2018
Mantracking Class
Cost: $100.00
This mantracking course focuses on the skills needed to follow a trail (without a K-9) using clues in the environment. It is appropriate for Police, Firefight􀀋rs, EMT's and Ground Search teams. If you want to know how valuable an asset this Mantracking course is, read this article about one police officer's experience on  This course includes both classroom and field training.
Contact Info: Chief Carol McQueen -, or 765-825-2111 ext 241, or 765-265-8131.

Evansville Police Department

June 6-7, 2018
Active Shooter Response Training Instructor Course
Cost: $595
ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate) is a set of proactive, options-based strategies, that increase your chances of survival during a violent intruder or Active Shooter event. For 14 years, the ALICE Training Institute has provided violent intruder response training to individuals and organizations across the nation.
This 2-Day Instructor training course is designed to teach law enforcement as well as school, church, hospital and workplace administrators and employees skills and strategies that bridge the gap between the time a violent event begins and law enforcement arrives.  To register for this course, visit:

June 6-7, 2018
Solo-Engagement Tactics Training
RAIDER (Rapid Deployment, Awareness, Intervention, Decisiveness, EMS, Recovery) solo-engagement training is designed to provide officers with the necessary mental and physical skills to draw the attention of the active shooter away from the potential victims, confuse and frustrate the shooter, and successfully neutralize the situation through very aggressive, but not reckless, action.  To register for this course, visit:

June 7-8, 2018
Police Motor Officer Tactics
Cost: $175.00
Designed to train Motor Officers to develop the skills to properly transition from Rider to Shooter, while using the motorcycle for cover and concealment. All while using the most efficient time and motion management.
To register Contact Debbie Hildebrandt at or 812-436-4948.

June 13-14, 2018
Taser International Taser X26 and X2 Instructor Course
Cost:  $435.00 new certification / $225.00 Re-Certification
This course will certify you to instruct others on the use of the TASER X26 and X2 Electronic Control Devices (ECD).  To Register:

June 20-21, 2018
Open Source Investigations
420.00, $450.00 or $475.00 (depending on registration date)
There is no need for search warrants or subpoenas when the sources are open.
To register for this course, visit:

July 11-12, 2018
Background Investigation
Cost: $400 (if paid by cash or check) /$420 (if paid by Visa/MC/Discover)
Background Investigation prepares participants to conduct a legally defensible, job-related police background investigation.  For More Information Call:  502-852-6561 or E-mail:
Register Online:

July 17-18, 2018
Conducting Complete Traffic Stops
Cost: Free
This intense two-day course is designed for veterans and newcomers alike. It focuses on the relationship between traffic enforcement and criminal enforcement. Specific techn;iques are covered to assist officers in detecting criminal activity.  Students will receive extensive instruction in roadside interviews and hidden compartments to include hands-on training with vehicles equipped with after market installed false compartments.
Students will also participate in mock roadside interviews in an effort to detect deception.
To register or for more info, contact: Debbie Hildebrandt or 812-436-4948.

July 23-24, 2018
Child Death Investigations-Death Scene to Court
Register at

August 13-15
Tactical Narcotics Debriefing
Cost: Free
This course teaches all types of law enforcement officers from a variety of duty assignments to conduct effective debriefings of new arrestees, jailed prisoners, prison inmates, probationers, parolees, and other individuals for the purpose of acquiring intelligence information and cultivating informants.
To register go to  If you have questions, please contact NCTC at 717-861-2070.
Lodging Information, please contact Debbie Hildebrandt at dhildebrandt@evansvillepolice.com812-436-4948.

August 22-23, 2018
Armored Vehicle Tactical Operations and Liability Reduction Course
Cost: $339.00
Having an Armored Rescue vehicle is a necessity in today’s violent world. Understanding the capabilities and limitations are crucial to a safe operation. No Tactical Team should go to work without this training. Go to for registration.  For more info, contact Sam Todd at 330-620-8878 or

August 22-23, 2018
Dark Web Investigations
$420.00, $450.00 or $475.00 (depending on registration date)
Discuss and identify criminal offenses associated with the Dark Web.
To register for this course, visit:

Sept. 10-21, 2018
Homicide Investigation
Tuition: $1195 Discounted rate if paid by cash or check / $1240 If paid by Visa or Mastercard
Register Online:
For More Information Contact: 502-852-6561 or

September 26-28, 2018
Northern Red Gunfighter Carbine
Location: Red Brush Rifle Range - Newburgh, IN
Lodging info: Debbie Hildebrandt or 812-436-4948.

September 26, 2018 & September 27, 2018
"Taking the Lead" - Courageous Leadership for Today's Public Safety
Cost: $150 per attendee (3 or more: $125 per attendee)
This course provides public safety professionals of all ranks, sworn and civilian, with practical time-tested leadership lessons learned from the arena. The program has been developed to prepare today's leaders to confront the new reality of heightened transparency and unprecedented expectations.
Two 1-Day Sessions Available: September 26, 2018 or September 27, 2018. To register, contact Debbie Hildebrandt at or 812-436-4948.

October 18, 2018
Glock Armorers Course/Recert
Cost: $250.00

October 25-26, 2018
PepperBall Instructor/Armorer Certification
Cost: $395.00 (Send two for the price of one)
This course certifies attendees as PepperBall Instructors for their individual agency, allowing the attendee to design a course in the safe and effective use of the PepperBall System.
To register contact Karen Buchholz, Training Manager - or (877) 887-3773 toll free.

October 30, 2018
Suicide And The Equivocal Death Scene / Sids And The Infant Death Scene
Cost: $125.00 for each seat. (Reserve three seats and get a fourth seat free.)
Location: CK Newsome Center, 100E. Walnut Street Rooms 118 C & D, Evansville, IN 47713
Register online at - e-mail
Phone: (757) 748-1991 Fax: (866) 529-6152 Toll Free: (800) 297-6007.

November 8-9, 2018
Basic Historical Cell Site Analysis Course
Cost: Free
The Basic Historical Cell Site Analysis Course is designed to be an introduction to basic cellular analysis and geospatial mapping. The class provides instruction in the basic principles of cellular networks, how call detail records provided by the major cellular providers are created, how to read and understand the call detail records, and how to utilize the call detail records in law enforcement investigations to illustrate a cellular phone’s general location.

Prerequisite: An understanding of Microsoft Excel is required for course attendance. A knowledge of excel spreadsheet functions to include the following is necessary for successful class participation: Freeze, Sort, Find/Replace, Insert, Formulas (left, right, concatenate) and Pivot tables.
To register Contact Debbie Hildebrandt at or 812-436-4948.

November 26-30, 2018
Instructor Development Course
Csot: $300.00 (Free Lunch will be provided daily)
To register please contact Debbie Hildebrandt or 812-436-4948.
Limited Seating - Register Early!

Fort Wayne Police Training Center

September 10 – 21, 2018
(Off the weekend of the 15th & 16th)
Basic Swat School
Cost: $600 for Indiana SWAT Officer Association Members, $700.00 for Non-Members

Topics covered will include:

  • Response to hostage/barricade incidents
  • High risk warrant service
  • Meth labs/PPE
  • Armored vehicle operations
  • Tactical breaching
  •  Explosive breaching
  • Less lethal force tools (flash bangs, specialty impact munitions and chemical agents).
  • Small unit tactics.
  • Night vision operations
  • Car, bus and aircraft assaults.
  • SWAT defensive tactics
  • Basic rappelling
  • Sub Machine gun/patrol rifle drills
  • Force on force drills

School will run from 0800 – 1700 hours daily and will include daily physical fitness training.

Required items:

  • Physical fitness clothing and personal hygiene items. (Locker room and showers available on scene).
  • Tactical uniform and boots.
  • Body armor including ballistic helmet.
  • Eye protection.
  • Gas mask and carrier.
  • Gun belt, handgun and holster.
  • Submachine gun or patrol rifle with sling and 2 thirty round magazines.
  • 1,000 rounds of ammo for sub machinegun or patrol rifle.
  • 500 rounds of handgun ammo.
  • 1 distraction device.
  • 3-40mm impact rounds (if used by your agency).
  • 5 twelve gauge bean bag rounds.

Registration: To register please e-mail or telephone Terry Wilson at (260) 427-2911. 
For more information call: (260) 427-1413.

Greenwood Police Department

August 3, 2018
TASER CEW Instructor Course
Online Completion Required by Date: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 8:00 AM CDT
TASER X26, X26P and X2 Instructor certification - This online and practical day course will certify you to instruct others on the use of one or more of the X26, X26P AND X2 TASER Conducted Electrical Weapons. The online portion is a prerequisite to attend the practical schedule day.
What To Bring:
The dress is casual. Bring your department issued TASER holster (if applicable). Holsters will be available for those who need them. Please bring your duty belt with NO firearms, ammunition, or weapons of any kind.
The online portion of this course is required to be completed BEFORE the date and time listed above. The online portion will then lock and not be reopened. If you were unable to complete the online portion as required, you will not be permitted to attend the class and will either have to transfer or cancel your enrollment.
All check or credit card payment arrangements are must be made no later than 21 days before the training dates or enrollment is automatically canceled. Should you need to request an extension, please contact with reasoning and payment information.
All Instructor courses close, whether or not they’re full, 21 days in advance. Once a class is closed or full, additions may not be made.

August 7, 2018
Glock Armorers Course
Cost: $250 per person
Register at:

August 14-16, 2018
Criminal Interdiction Workshop
Cost: $599 Per Student
Attend The Nation’s Most Advanced & Comprehensive 3 Day Hands-on Criminal Interdiction Workshop
Narcotics * Terrorism * Human Trafficking * Illicit Currency * Identity Theft
To Register: visit or call 405-293-9800.

September 17-20, 2018
Social Media Boot Camp
4-day ‘Master Social Media Officer' - Certification Course
Cost: $595 per person
Intensive Police Social Media Training - High caliber instruction, candid discussions, computer labs, videos, cool-tech & more.
• Police Social Media tricks, secrets & pitfalls
• News or Noise: A candid opinion
• LIVE! Facebook, Periscope, YouTube – Reality check!
• When to respond & when to just “shut-up”
• Building an audience that has your back
• Video, visuals & content on a budget
• Is our social media policy legal or landfill? – Court ruling
• The real dangers of fake news
• Developing your dept’s voice & message
• Social media hits, misses, videos, memes & nightmares
• Did you bring the “clickbait”?
• Guerrilla tactics to fight lies, rumors & false narratives
• Secrets of viral headlines, content & messages
• Hidden impact of “Cyber Activism”
• Setup your Facebook, Twitter & Instagram
• Online “fame” can be a career killer
• 5-simple rules to keep you out of the news
• Public Information: Dangers, traps & minefield’s
• Handling a social media crisis
• Content development & strategies
• Trends & technology: Ahead of the curve
• Crime-fighting, investigations & more

Register at: or 602-445-6442.

Howard County Sheriff's Department

September 10, 2018
Officers Survival on Traffic Stops Tactical Live Fire Course (S.T.O.P.S. Training)
For registration and info CLICK HERE.

Indiana Criminal Justice Institute

Impaired Driving Training: Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement
Cost: FREE
Various Dates & Locations:
May 30-31, 2018 - Cumberland Police Department
June 5-6, 2018 - Portage Police Department
August 27-28, 2018 - South Bend Police Department

ICJI is offering ARIDE Courses, ARIDE is intended to bridge the gap between the SFST and DEC/DRE programs by providing officers with general knowledge related to drug impairment and by promoting the use of DREs in states that have the DEC Program.

Registration and courses can be found at

To schedule a course in your area contact: Robert Duckworth at

2018 SFST and DRE Update – Refresher – Trainings

Sept. 18-20, 2018
Jan. 8-10, 2019
SFST Instructor Assist at ILEA

June 11-22, 2018
2018 DRE School
 at IMPD Academy

Indiana State Police

September 23 – 29, 2018
Undercover Narcotics Training - Free
Location:  Camp Atterbury near Edinburgh, IN
Cost: Free
The Indiana State Police and the Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council (IPAC) are offering the Indiana Covert Drug Investigation School, formerly known as Top Gun.  Open to all law enforcement officers and prosecutors in the State of Indiana.  There is no cost to the student - training, lodging, and meals are all provided.  For the entire duration of this training, you must be on duty with your agency and have the approval of your supervisor.

Application forms will be distributed in June. If you know an officer or prosecutor who has not attended and would like to be added to the mailing list, please see that the name and email address of said individual is sent to Cindy Williams at
For more information or questions, contact: Major Kevin Hobson - or (317) 247-1852 or Sergeant Craely David - or (317) 234-4146.

Indiana University - Bloomington, IN

May 30-31, 2018
Professional Grant Development Workshop
Cost: $595
This intensive interactive workshop is ideal for those who wish to strengthen their grant writing skills, and beginners who wish to acquire the proven techniques of preparing and writing proposals for various funding agencies.
To register: CLICK HERE.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department

June 20, 2018 10:30am-12:30pm
June 20, 2018 1:30pm-3:30pm
(Two-Separate Sessions)
CARFAX for Police Training & Seminar
The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is hosting a training session with CARFAX for Police to show how the Investigative Tools can assist in your investigations. CARFAX will present Partial License Plate Search, Vehicle History Reports, VIN Alert, Mobile Application, and Crash Center. The Investigative Tools can help you solve crimes faster and promote information sharing amongst agencies.
To register please contact: Detective Bryan Reed - email: or phone: 317-383-9264.

International Association of Chiefs of Police

School Safety Online Training Series
This is a series of four school safety online trainings: Forming Your Safe School Planning Team, Assessing School Safety, Preparing for a School Crisis, and Responding to a School Crisis. These highly-interactive, introductory level trainings are designed to assist in the development of crisis response plans to prevent and respond to events that threaten the safety of school environments.

Training topics include:

  • Identifying needs, gaps, and strategies to perform a comprehensive school safety assessment
  • Identifying potential members, roles, and responsibilities for a safe school planning team
  • Revising or creating preparedness strategies within a school safety plan
  • Developing crisis response strategies and incorporating them into a school safety plan

Trainings are no-cost, self-paced, and can be taken any day at any time.

Register now: For more information, contact Eileen LeFurgy at 800-843-4227 x 830 or

Lafayette Police Department

June 25-26, 2018
HITS-Advanced Vehicle Contraband Concealment

August 13-15, 2018
FTO School
Cost: $400
Contact Master Instructor Chuck Knoll at or call 812-483-8968.

August 21-23 and/or August 24, 2018
Wicklander Zulawski Criminal and Advanced Interview and Interrogation

September 24 and 25, 2018
HITS-Advanced Roadside Interview Techniques

October 29-November 2, 2018
ILEA Instructor Development
(Register through ACADIS)

October 11 and 12, 2018
HITS-Criminal/Patrol Drug Interdiction

October 15 and 16, 2018
Force Concepts-Documenting Force

Lawrence Police Department

June 4 - 15, 2018
Traffic Crash Reconstruction
Cost: $1095
Training Location:  Ivy Tech Public Safety Training Center at 9530 E. 59th Street Lawrence, IN 46216
Traffic Crash Reconstruction builds upon IPTM’s Advanced Traffic Crash Investigation course by assisting you further in understanding vehicle dynamics. You will take part in a more intense study of time/distance calculations, two-dimensional momentum and impact speed calculations using momentum equations. This course includes extensive project work to give you firsthand experience in crash reconstruction.
(Course length: 80 hours) Registration:

June 21-22, 2018
Grant Writing Class
Cost: $455
Beginning and experienced grant writers from city, county and state agencies as well as nonprofits, K-12, colleges and universities are encouraged to attend.  CLICK HERE for more info and registration.
Questions?  Email - or call The Client Services Team at Grant Writing USA, at 800-814-8191.

July 9 - 13, 2018
Commercial Vehicle Crash Investigation - Level I
Cost: $795
Training Location:  Ivy Tech Public Safety Training Center at 9530 E. 59th Street Lawrence, IN 46216
This intensive course will cover the unique characteristics of commercial motor vehicles and the special dynamics at play when one is involved in a collision. Detailed information of the nomenclature and opera􀆟on of commercial motor vehicles will provide you with a level of competence needed to perform an adequate post-crash inspection of the vehicle. To reinforce the concepts presented, you will conduct hands-on exercise inspections and vehicle testing during the course.
(Course length: 40 hours) Registration:

July 30 - August 3, 2018
Pedestrian/Bicycle Crash Investigation - Level I
Cost: $795
Training Location:  Ivy Tech Public Safety Training Center at 9530 E. 59th Street Lawrence, IN 46216
This course addresses the special dynamics involved in pedestrian and bicycle traffic crashes. From reaction times to victim injury analysis to environmental factors, you’ll learn to recognize and interpret the evidence and correlate it with the collision sequence.
(Course length: 40 hours) Registration:

August 17, 2018
Professional Tactical Communication
Cost: $100 - Agency Group Discount Rates available (minimum 4 students)
Course objectives are to reduce violent encounters, injury, confrontation, and overall liability via Verbal and Non Verbal communication skills. This course covers personality and character trait identification as well as Pre Assault Indicators. The student will be able to utilize tactics learned to strengthen and maintain the highest level of professionalism, morale, and attitude.
To Register: Sgt. Joel Stubblefield, Stubblefield Training & Consultation - 765-635-4138 or

August 20 - 24, 2018 |
Investigation of Motorcycle Crashes
Cost: $795
Training Location:  Ivy Tech Public Safety Training Center at 9530 E. 59th Street Lawrence, IN 46216
Building upon the techniques and applications of formulas learned in basic crash courses, we will teach you more advanced mathematical formulas that can be used when investigating motorcycle crashes. You will learn how to determine a motorcycle’s acceleration, deceleration and handling characteristics as well as its modes of instability, and more.
(Course length: 40 hours) Registration:

New Castle Police Department

August 6-10, 2018
Basic SRO Course
Cost: NASRO Member - $445.00 / Non-Member - $495.00
To register or for more information visit or call 1-888-316-2776.
Deadline For Registration July 22, 2018.

St. Joseph County Police Department

June 11-14, 2018
Tactical Vehicle Stops Instructors Certification (STOPS)
June 12-13, 2018
STOPS Recertification
For further information, go to or contact Cpl. Tommy Teeter - 574-245-6262.

Valparaiso Police Department

July 24, 2018
Computers Investigation Class
Cost: $325
Confront offenders with pre-viewed and recovered digtal evidence while on scene, or during enforcement activity. This tool will help determine what digital information is not of investigative value and what items should possibly be sent to the crime laboratory for additionaI analysis.
To Register call: 1-815-245-8476 (Deborah), or go to On-line Registration: (under Course Registration tab)

September 19-21, 2018
Field Training Officer’s Course
Cost: $400
Course will cover:

  • Learning styles Basic concepts of field training
  • Standard evaluation guidelines
  • Ways to properly document performance
  • Current ethical issues in policing
  • Strengths and challenges with millennial officers

A lap top computer will be needed in this course.
To Register for the course contact: Michael DeHart at 317-403-8840 or

Warren Township School Police Department

July 23-24, 2018
Adolescent Mental Health Training for School Resource Officers
Cost: NASRO Member - $195.00 / Non-Member - $225.00
This 12-hr course is designed to help School Resource Officers and school personnel to better identify and respond to students who are suspected of having a mental health need.
To register or for more information visit or call 1-888-316-2776.   Deadline for registration is July 8, 2018.