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  • Course:  Conflict Solutions and Active ListeningDuring this course, the student will review the basic models of active listening skills. The student will have the opportunity to practice those active listening skills in a classroom environment. The student will receive feedback from fellow officers and instructors to assist them in improving their active listening skills. The student will also learn about different types of... read more

  • SessionConflict Solutions and Active Listening:During this course, the student will review the basic models of active listening skills. The student will have the opportunity to practice those active listening skills in a classroom environment. The student will receive feedback from fellow officers and instructors to assist them in improving their active listening skills. The student will also learn about different types of... read more

  • SessionTCOLE Presents: From Fundamentals to Futuristic ApproachesThe last couple of years identified our need to reorient ourselves to the basic mission and goals of successful law enforcement training while looking for new and innovative approaches that yield effective results.  The planned program includes a look at overcoming some common challenges, as well as exploring ideas on developing future training excellence for... read more

  • SessionPhysical Fitness in the Academy SettingMany different approaches to the topic of physical fitness in the academy and beyond have been attempted. Despite previous efforts, law enforcement officers still suffer from disproportional rates of heart disease, obesity, diabetes, and hypertension. With these risks, police officers have reduced job effectiveness, proven increase in personal and agency liability, and... read more

  • SessionTrain, the TrainerThe focus of the Train, the Trainer, is to develop the trainer’s ability to enhance the law enforcement training by delivering it in a manner that permanently imprints the most desirable responses at the officer’s subconscious level and the most effective programs for success. Training must be meaningful, challenging, rewarding, and build on the strengths and talents officers already possess. Train... read more

  • SessionTCOLE Presents: Education ServicesThe Education Services presentation will focus on creating, presenting, and maintaining educational materials.  The program topics include building effective learning objectives, the differences between an instructor resource guide and a lesson plan, how to convert an in-person training lesson plan into e-learning, instructor roles and responsibilities, and much more!

  • SessionRethinking Strategies for Police Selection, Field Training, and Retention: The Game has Changed This interactive presentation explores contemporary issues and trends impacting police recruiting, field training outcomes, and retention. Current research will be explored highlighting shifting candidate-pool challenges requiring new approaches. Best practices will be reviewed related to recruiting strategies, selection... read more

  • SessionTCOLE Presents: Governments Relations: Navigating TLO and Legislative UpdatesEach legislative session brings its share of changes and challenges, but there is no need for the process to be a mystery. This breakout will provide you with a foundation for where to look for the latest information, how to keep up with legislation as it works its way through the process, and how to get involved.

  • SessionTCOLE Presents: TCLEDDS for Agencies: Do’s and Don’tsThis presentation covers the fundamentals of form submission via TCLEDDS.  It is not a comprehensive step-by-step tutorial or “user manual” type of instruction, but rather an overview of the most common submission errors made by agency staff and the preventive measures to avoid them.  The program topics include how to do a PID number search and a PID application, how... read more

  • SessionTexas Law Enforcement Peer Network Program: How it Developed and How it WorksThe trauma associated with police work affects all police officers and has contributed to record high suicide rates across the state of Texas.  It has been proven time and again that peer support groups can drastically reduce these numbers.  Despite these facts, 70 percent of police departments in Texas have no peer network or mental health... read more

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