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Upcoming Courses:

March 2, 2021 - March 3, 2021: 0830 - 1630

This 2-day Wicklander-Zulawski Seminar on Tactical Field Interviewing is designed to teach and reinforce the sound fundamentals of the field interviewing process for the patrol officer, field investigator, detective, police…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Human Rights, Lead Homicide Investigator, Legal Updates, Procedural Justice

March 4, 2021: 0830 - 1630

Law enforcement officers have an important role to play in their interactions with community members. This means responding to incidents with individuals who have mental health issues, including diagnosed mental…

Mandates: Human Rights, Legal Updates, Mental Health Awareness, Procedural Justice, Use of Force

March 10, 2021: 0830 - 1630

Telecommunicators must be prepared to deal with situations involving a person experiencing mental health issues/crisis and know how to respond to these situations. There is no denying the high volume…

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March 11, 2021 - March 12, 2021: 0830-1630

WO DAY DEFENSIVE PHYSICAL ENCOUNTER TACTICS **This is a Certified Course Through Human Factor Research Group** COURSE OBJECTIVE/TOPICS: Day 1: Handcuffing Pressure Point Control Joint Locks Weapon Retention Day 2:…

Mandates: Procedural Justice, Use of Force

March 15, 2021: 0830 - 1630

This course will be conducted by Circuit Judge Daniel Shanes and will benefit patrol officers, investigators, and supervisors. Police work is difficult, and an officer’s uncertainty about the law can…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Human Rights, Lead Homicide Investigator, Legal Updates, Procedural Justice, Use of Force

March 19, 2021: 0800-1600

This course is designed for patrol officers. Whether the call is for an alarm, a cold burglary, or a hostage scenario, building search tactics are very similar. This course will…

Mandates: Use of Force

Instructor: MTU 8 Instructors
March 19, 2021: 0830 - 1500

Participants will learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), how to provide breaths with a barrier device, how to relieve an airway obstruction, and how to use an AED (automated external defibrillator). The…

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March 23, 2021: 0800-1600

History has shown Law Enforcement responding to an active shooter situation needs to be trained for and handled at the patrol level. Tactical teams will likely not be able to…

Mandates: Procedural Justice, Use of Force

March 24, 2021: 0800-1600

History has shown Law Enforcement responding to an active shooter situation needs to be trained for and handled at the patrol level. Tactical teams will likely not be able to…

Mandates: Procedural Justice, Use of Force

March 30, 2021: 0830-1630

This presentation is designed to assist law enforcement professionals by the development of behavioral strategies to inoculate against loss of idealism and inappropriate behavior patterns. It will review the short…

Mandates: Cultural Competency, Mental Health Awareness, Officer Wellness, Procedural Justice

March 31, 2021: 0830 - 1630

The “Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act” as described in “Amendment to HB 1438” was signed into law by Governor Pritzker on June 25, 2019. This legislation permits the cultivation, selling,…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Legal Updates

April 1, 2021: 0830 - 1500

Participants will learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), how to provide breaths with a barrier device, how to relieve an airway obstruction, and how to use an AED (automated external defibrillator). The…

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April 5, 2021 - April 16, 2021: 0800 - 1600

Designed for the unique environment of law enforcement, the Supervision of Police Personnel (SPP) course prepares law enforcement supervisors for success in their unique working environments as they perform one…

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April 5, 2021 - April 9, 2021: 0800 - 1600

This course was specifically designed for the State of Illinois to meet the requirements set forth in Public Act 96-1111. It has been certified by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Cultural Competency, Human Rights, Lead Homicide Investigator, Legal Updates, Procedural Justice

April 12, 2021: 0800-1600

This course is designed for patrol officers. Whether the call is for an alarm, a cold burglary, or a hostage scenario, building search tactics are very similar. This course will…

Mandates: Use of Force

Instructor: MTU 8 Instructors
April 14, 2021 - April 15, 2021: 0830 - 1630

***PLEASE NOTE: There will be a maximum of 3 spots per member agency. If you would like, you may email Denelle (denelle.hetrick@heartland.edu) to request to have additional officers placed on…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Legal Updates

This 3-day seminar is designed to teach and reinforce the sound fundamentals of the interview and interrogation process for the professional investigator. This training course offers a broad range of…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Cultural Competency, Human Rights, Lead Homicide Investigator, Legal Updates, Procedural Justice

This fast-paced course is intended for patrol officers and supervisors who want to become more effective in detecting and arresting criminals operating motor vehicles including drug users, drug traffickers, fugitives…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Cultural Competency, Legal Updates, Use of Force

April 26, 2021 - April 27, 2021: 0830-1630

TWO DAY DEFENSIVE PHYSICAL ENCOUNTER TACTICS **This is a Certified Course Through Human Factor Research Group** COURSE OBJECTIVE/TOPICS: Day 1: Handcuffing Pressure Point Control Joint Locks Weapon Retention Day 2:…

Mandates: Procedural Justice, Use of Force

April 28, 2021: 0830 - 1630

Across the United States, police departments spend countless hours training officers on the use of force involving simple wrist locks and pressure points; chemical agents and physical strikes; and progressing…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Cultural Competency, Mental Health Awareness, Officer Wellness, Procedural Justice, Use of Force

April 29, 2021: 0830 - 1630

Police Lives Matter, Black Lives Matter, All Lives Matter. Those phrases have become outcries for police officers, community members, and mainstream media.  In reality, tensions between law enforcement and minorities have…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Cultural Competency, Legal Updates, Procedural Justice

April 30, 2021: 0830 - 1630

Across the United States, police departments spend countless hours training officers on the use of force involving simple wrist locks and pressure points; chemical agents and physical strikes; and progressing…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Cultural Competency, Mental Health Awareness, Officer Wellness, Procedural Justice, Use of Force

May 17, 2021 - May 19, 2021: 0830 - 1630

This course will provide the officer with the basic traffic crash investigation skills to conduct a thorough scene investigation. Upon completion of this course, students will: Have the ability to…

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May 20, 2021: 0830 - 1630

This program covers the concepts and practical application of Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC), as well as Officer-Citizen High Threat Casualty Extraction.  Officers will learn how to treat commonly encountered…

Mandates: Procedural Justice

** Prerequisite: The attendee must have taken the Building Search Tactics course utilizing their pistol prior to taking the rifle deployment course. This course is designed for patrol officers and…

Mandates: Use of Force

Instructor: MTU 8 Instructors
May 26, 2021 - May 27, 2021: 0830-1630

***PLEASE NOTE: There will be a maximum of 3 spots per member agency. If you would like, you may email Denelle (denelle.hetrick@heartland.edu) to request to have additional officers placed on…

Mandates: Civil Rights, Constitutional Use of Law Enforcement Authority, Legal Updates

June 14, 2021 - June 18, 2021: 0830 - 1630

This 40-hour course is designed for any law enforcement officer or school administrator working in an educational environment. Attendees will gain a solid working knowledge of the School Resource Officer…

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