The following training opportunities, unless noted otherwise, are for full-time law enforcement officials. Please note most courses offer FREE registration.
Registration is open to law enforcement officers, law enforcement based victim assistance personnel, prosecutors, school administers and resource officers.This day-long symposium will feature presentations from local and national experts on human trafficking and will offer specific workshops for both law enforcement and school personnel.
ALERRT Exterior Response to Active Shooter Events
September 16-18, 2015 (Muscatatuck Urban Training Facility, Butlerville, Indiana (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)
September 21-23, 2015 (Allen County Sheriffs Department, Fort Wayne, Indiana (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)
Course Description: This course is designed to prepare first responders for an open-air active shooter encounter. It addresses a wide range of tactics and techniques when dealing with an exterior armed aggressor. This hands on course will cover equipment selection, vehicle ambushes, medical emergencies, mounted and dismounted officer/citizen down rescue, dismounted individual/ team movement techniques, and emergency vehicle crisis response. Some participants attending this course have found it to be physically challenging. Officers attending this course should be able to walk moderate distances, jog, kneel, crawl, and lift moderate weight.
Recommended Equipment: Good attitude, open mind, pen and paper, duty gear, clothing conducive for crawling around on the ground, water and or hydration system, body armor, long gun (if issued), and inclement weather gear (majority of course is outside regardless of weather conditions).
If you are not on the U.S. Attorney's email list for law enforcement training and wish to attend any of these course or be added to the list please contact Law Enforcement Coordinator Ryan Holmes at 219-937-5500 or by email.