IPS Training Calendar

Advanced and Specialized Training Calendar

Persons interested in attending any of the classes listed below should submit a training request through their agency or contact Kelly Daley at 863.297.1030 for further information and instructions on applying.

Please complete the registration/authorization form that is attached to each course announcement.

* Use this form when applying for an advanced/specialized class at the Institute of Public Safety. It may be completed, scanned, and emailed to IPS staff or faxed to 863.297.1045. Contact Kelly at 863.298.6804 with any questions regarding classes.

Visitors to this webpage who desire emailed announcements of training may place their names and email addresses on the list by emailing  gfahlgren@polk.edu

  • Additional classes may be scheduled.
  • Time and date of some offerings may change.
  • Location of classes will be noted on flyers.

2021 Advanced and Specialized Training Calendar

CourseDates Days Time Hours
January 2022
Speed Measurement Course01/24/22-01/28/22Monday-Wednesday1100-200040
Traffic Crash Reconstruction1/10/22-1/21/22Monday-Friday0800-170080
Florida General Instructor Techniques1/10/22-1/20/22Monday-Friday
No Class on Monday, 1/17/22
November 2021
Field Training Officer for Correctional Officers11/29/21-12/10/21Monday-Friday1830-223040
Agency Inspector Renewal11/15/21Monday0800-15006
Advanced Traffic Homicide Investigations11/8/21-11/19/21Monday-Friday0800-170080
Agency Inspector Course11/8/21-11/10/21Monday-Wednesday0800-170024
October 2021
Breath Test Operator Renewal10/27/21Wednesday0800-12004
Advanced Report Writing and Review10/25/21-11/5/21Monday-Friday1830-223040
Breath Test Operator10/25/21-10/26/21Monday-Tuesday0800-170016
Basic Report Writing10/18/21-10/20/21Monday-Wednesday1830-223012
Special Tactical Problems10/11/21-10/22/21Monday-Friday1830-223040
Defensive Tactics Instructor Course10/4/21-10/29/21Monday-Friday1800-220080
September 2021
Middle Management9/27/21-10/8/21Monday-Friday1830-223040
Field Training Officer9/27/21-10/1/21Monday-Friday0800-170040
Basic Traffic Homicide Investigations9/20/21-10/1/21Monday-Friday0800-170080
Organized Crime9/13/21-9/24/21Monday-Friday1830-223040
August 2021
Speed Measurement Course8/23/21-8/27/21Monday-Friday1100-200040
General Instructor Refresher Course8/9/21-8/13/2Online8
Speed Measurement Instructor8/9/21-8/13/21Monday-Friday800-170040
Defensive Tactics Instructor Update8/2/21-8/9/21Monday-Friday1800-220024
July 2021
Line Supervision7/19/21-8/16/21
(No class 8/2/21)

School Resource Officer7/19/21-7/23/21Monday-Friday0800-170040
Case Preparation and Court Presentation7/12/21-7/16/21Monday-Friday0800-170040
June 2021
Field Training Officer for Correctional Officers6/7/21-6/11/21Monday-Friday1300-220040
Tactical Operations and High-Risk Warrant Service6/1/21-6/4/21Tuesday-Friday0800-190040