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 Kelly Daley 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.

2019 Advanced and Specialized Training Calendar

CourseDates Days Time Hours
March 2020
Firearms Instructor3/9/20-3/20/20Monday-Friday1300-2200 (1st Day Only)
February 2020
Child Sex Crimes Investigations2/24/20-2/28/20Monday-Friday1300-220040
Hostage Negotiations2/24/20-2/28/20Monday-Friday0800-170040
Middle Management2/17/20-2/28/20Monday-Friday1830-223040
Breath Test Operator2/10/20-2/11/20Monday-Tuesday0800-170016
Adult Sex Crimes Investigations2/3/20-2/7/20Monday-Friday1300-220040
January 2020
Defensive Tactics Instructor Update1/27/20-1/30/20
Investigation and Supervision of Officer-Involved Deadly Force Incidents1/6/20-1/10/20Monday-Friday0800-170040
December 2019
Tactical Operations and High-Risk Warrant Service Specialized Course12/9/19-12/13/19Monday-Friday0800-170040
Vehicle Operations Instructor12/2/19-12/6/19Monday1300-220040
November 2019
Florida General Instructor Techniques11/13/19-11/22/19Monday-Friday
*Class begins on Wednesday
October 2019
Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs10/28/19-11/8/19Monday-Friday1830-223040
DUI Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST)10/22/19-10/24/19Tuesday-Thursday1300-220024
Injury and Death Investigations10/21/19-10/25/19Monday-Friday0800-170040
Defensive Tactics Instructor Update10/21/19-10/23/19Monday-Wednesday0800-170024
Breath Test Operator Renewal10/15/19Tuesday0800-12004
September 2019
Organized Crime9/30/19-10/11/19Monday-Friday1830-223040
Line Supervision9/16/19-10/11/19Monday-Friday1830-223040
Advanced Report Writing and Review9/16/19-9/27/19Monday-Friday1830-223040
Basic Report Writing Canceled9/3/19-9/5/19Tuesday-Thursday1830-223012
August 2019
Field Training Officer8/26/19-8/30/19Monday-Friday0800-170040
Breath Test Operator8/19/19-8/20/19Monday-Tuesday0800-170016
FBI-LEEDA: Executive Leadership Institute8/5/19-8/9/19Monday-Friday0800-1700
Interviews and Interrogations8/5/19-8/16/19Monday-Friday1830-223040