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VACP Captain’s Choice Golf Tournament

Williamsburg, VA | July 24, 2017 | Events

Activity Image Please join us for a great day of golf on Monday, July 24, on the Woods Course at Kingsmill Resort. This tournament is being hosted by the James City County Police Department, Kingsmill Police Department, and the Williamsburg Police Department. Proceeds benefit the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police & Foundation leadership education and law enforcement training programs.

REGISTRATION

On or Before July 1: $80 per person
After July 1: $85 per person

The registration fee covers greens fees for 18 holes of golf, cart, trophies for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners, prizes for the winners of the Longest Drive and Closest to the Pin contest, and awards dinner.  Limited to 32 teams!

Register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vacpf-captains-choice-golf-tournament-registration-32171989286

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

COURSE: Woods Course at the Kingsmill Resort

LOCATION: 1010 Kingsmill Road, Williamsburg, Virginia, 23185

CHECK-IN: 8:00 a.m.

SHOTGUN START: 9:00 a.m.

Range/Putting Green will be open to participants and range balls will be available.
Ladies hit from the Red Tees and age 65+ hit from the White Tees.
Mulligans and tickets for the Rifle Golf Ball Launcher, 50/50 & Other Raffles will be available at check-in.

There will be a Silent Auction and Awards Dinner at the Kingsmill Resort Plantation Pavilion immediately following the tournament.

LODGING

Rooming blocks with special lodging rates are available for the nights of July 23rd and July 24th at the hotels listed below.

Holiday Inn Express Williamsburg Busch Gardens Area
$124.95 plus 11% sales tax and $2.00 per night occupancy tax

The hotel is located at 480 McLaws Cir, Williamsburg, VA 23185.  Reservations can be made by directly contacting the Hotel’s reservation department by calling 757-220-1100. The cutoff date for these rooms is June 23, 2017.

Courtyard Williamsburg Busch Gardens Area
$119.00 plus 11% sales tax and $2.00 per night occupancy tax

The hotel is located at 470 McLaws Circle, Williamsburg, VA  23185.  Reservations can be made by directly calling Marriott Reservations at 800-321-2211 or 757-221-0700.  Please identify that you are part of the "Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police" group.  The cutoff date for these rooms is June 30, 2017.

SPONSORSHIP

Sponsorships are available! To become a sponsor, download the sponsor form and mail in the completed form along with payment or contact a member of our Tournament Organizing Committee.

QUESTIONS?

Contact a member of the TOURNAMENT ORGANIZING COMMITTEE:

JAMES CITY COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT
Chief Bradley Rinehimer, 757-253-1800, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Mary Berry, 757-871-7752, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

KINGSMILL POLICE DEPARTMENT
Chief Jim West, 757-603-6010, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Sergeant Jeff Barnes, 757-603-6008, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

WILLIAMSBURG POLICE DEPARTMENT
Chief Andy Barker, 757-259-7215, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Major Greg Riley, 757-259-7209, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

VA ASSOC. OF CHIEFS OF POLICE & FOUNDATION
Stephanie Diaz, 804-937-3200, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Dan Woloszynowski: 954-913-8498, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

125th Annual IACP Conference | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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125th Annual IACP Conference

Orlando, FL | October 6 – 9, 2018 | Conferences

The IACP Annual Conference and Exposition is the largest and most important law enforcement event of the year — more than 14,000 public safety professionals come here to learn new techniques, advance their knowledge and careers and equip their department for ongoing success. When you bring your team to IACP 2018, your agency will achieve better results and operate more efficiently and effectively.

You’ll get unlimited access to:

  • Non-stop learning opportunities: IACP 2018’s top-notch education program explores the topics most important to you and your team. Choose from 200+ workshops in 12 targeted tracks, and learn proven strategies and crucial information that you can put to use right away.

  • Innovative equipment and new technology: See live demos, hands-on exhibits and new products in action — over 600 exhibitors showcase their latest offerings to fully equip law enforcement professionals and help your department do the best job possible to serve and protect your communities.

  • Valuable connections: Spend time with fellow officers and expand your professional network — IACP provides you with multiple opportunities to make important connections, broaden your perspectives and expand your circle of professional contacts.

- See more at: http://www.theiacpconference.org/event-overview/#site-navigation

2018 VACP Annual Training Conference | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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2018 VACP Annual Training Conference

Roanoke, VA | September 9 – 12, 2018 | Conferences

The 93rd Annual Conference of the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police and Foundation will be held September 9-12, 2018 at the Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke, VA!

Our thanks to Roanoke Police Chief Tim Jones, the Roanoke Police Department, and the other Roanoke Valley area police departments for hosting us once again!

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VACLEA Summer Conference 2018 | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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VACLEA Summer Conference 2018

Virginia Beach, VA | May 16 – 18, 2018 | Conferences

The 2018 Summer Conference of the Virginia Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (VACLEA) is scheduled for May 16-18 at the Holiday Inn & Suites North Beach, Virginia Beach, VA.

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VACP Midyear Conference 2018 | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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VACP Midyear Conference 2018

Henrico County, VA | February 26 – 27, 2018 | Conferences

The 2018 VACP Midyear Conference will be held FEBRUARY 26-27 at the Hilton Short Pump Hotel & Conference Center in Henrico County, VA.

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Hotel Information

Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump (western Henrico County)
12042 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23233
(804) 364-3600


Delegate Information

AGENDA

TBD

REGISTRATION

TBD

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EXHIBITOR FEES & REGISTRATION

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Questions

For more information, contact Audrey Altovilla, VACP Event Planner, at (804) 285-8227 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

VACLEA Winter Conference 2018 | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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VACLEA Winter Conference 2018

Henrico County, VA | January 4 – 5, 2018 | Conferences

The 2018 VACLEA Winter Conference is set for January 4-5, 2018 at the Hilton Richmond Hotel & Conference Center in Short Pump (western Henrico County).

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Hotel Information

Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump
12042 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23233
(800) 445-8667

Lodging Rate: TBD

Reservations: Contact the hotel directly for reservations by calling (800) 445-8667.  Ask for the "VACLEA Conference" rate.

Please note the deadline to reserve rooms at the conference rate is TBD. After this date, all rooms are based on availability and the conference rate is not guaranteed. We encourage you to book rooms as soon as possible — it is easier to cancel a room later if you cannot attend than it is to get a conference rate room after the block has closed.


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Exhibitor Registration

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Sponsorship Information

VACLEA is always looking for great companies to partner with to support our conferences. Please contact Audrey Altovilla (audrey@vachiefs.org or 804-285-8227) for additional information on sponsorship opportunities.

Click here to download the VACLEA Corporate Sponsorship Application Form (PDF)


Questions

Contact Audrey Altovilla at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 804-285-8227.

124th Annual IACP Conference | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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124th Annual IACP Conference

Philadelphia, PA | October 21 – 24, 2017 | Conferences

Activity Image Every year, the IACP Annual Conference & Expo supplies you and your department with powerful advantages, bringing together an unmatched educational program, renowned keynote speakers, community-building special events and the largest collection of tactical equipment and technology solutions available for law enforcement.

Join thousands of dedicated professionals from federal, state, county, local and tribal agencies at IACP 2017 in Philadelphia — you and your team will get the intelligence, strategies and solutions you need to sharpen your edge and better serve and protect.

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Hotel Information

DEL-MAR-VA Hotel Block

The VACP has arranged for a block of rooms at the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing for Delaware, Maryland & Virginia IACP Conference attendees. The hotel is approximately 1.5 miles from the Convention Center and is served by conference shuttles.

To book a room in the block, follow the reservations link below (not the hotel link). Please note that while the VACP has made these arrangements, individuals are responsible for making and managing their own reservations.

Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
201 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 521-6500

Room Rate & Other Fees:
Room Rate: $233/night + taxes 

Reservations:
CLICK HERE to complete your housing reservation. A confirmation will be sent to you from OnPeak, IACP's Official Housing Partner.

Reservation cutoff date is July 31, after this date all rooms will be released to the general public.

Deposit Policy
Please provide a valid credit card to hold your reservation. Credit card MUST expire after the date of the event. Approximately 30 days prior to start of event, the HOTEL, NOT ONPEAK will charge your credit card a deposit equal to one night's room charge plus tax. First night's room and tax is also payable by check. Please make checks payable to onPeak. Reservation(s) not guaranteed are subject to cancellation.

Changes Policy
If you need to make any changes or cancellations to your reservation on or before 10/04/2017, make your changes online or call. Changes or cancellations to your reservation after this date must be made directly with Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing at (215) 521-6500. All changes are based on availability.

Cancellation Policy
Reservations must be canceled at least 72 hours prior to the day of arrival in order to avoid loss of deposit.

Special Policy
An early departure fee of one night's room and tax will apply if hotel is not notified of an early departure prior to or at check in. Failure to check-in on your scheduled arrival date will result in a no-show charge of one night's room and tax.

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IACP Conference Registration

Registration for the IACP Conference must be made directly with IACP. Visit the IACP Conference website at http://www.theiacpconference.org for more information. (Register early to save over 21%!)


Questions

If you have any questions or problems related to hotel reservations, please contact Audrey Altovilla, VA Association of Chiefs of Police, at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or (804) 285-8227.

If you have any questions pertaining to the IACP Conference itself, please contact the IACP directly at 1-800-THE-IACP.

Missing Children: Dynamics & Response (MCDR) | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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Missing Children: Dynamics & Response (MCDR)

Alexandria, VA | October 16, 2017 | Other Training Opportunities

This FREE course offered by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) is for all sworn law enforcement and 911/PSAP first responders such as patrol officers, detectives, telecommunicators, and investigators. We are looking for those who would be rapidly responding to the call of a missing or abducted child.

Some of the topics covered include:

  • Scope and scale of missing children incidents;
  • Sex offender typology;
  • Intra & inter-agency response; and, the
  • Need for pre-incident planning and available NCMEC resources.

LOCATION
These courses will be hosted in Alexandria, VA, at NCMEC headquarters in our Jimmy Ryce Law Enforcement Training Center (JRLETC).

COST
The course is FREE TO ATTEND and NCMEC is covering the instructors’ costs and providing the needed course materials; however, NCMEC is unable to provide any financial assistance for travel, lodging or meals. All costs associated with attendee’s travel and meals are the responsibility of the attendee and/or their agency.

REGISTRATION
To register for a course, please find a date that works with your schedule and click the corresponding link:

If none of these dates work for you, please continue to check our website, as soon as additional MCDR courses are approved they will be posted.

National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training

Shawsville, VA | September 25, 2017 | Other Training Opportunities

Activity Image A new coordinated, multi-disciplinary training program developed through the Second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2) available for all emergency responders and those supporting Traffic Incident Management operations. This training puts police, firefighters, state and local departments of transportation, towing, medical personnel, and other incident responders on the same page, leading to a safer, faster, integrated responder team.

Why this is important… Responders are being struck and killed at traffic incidents in the U.S. on an average of:

  • 5 Firefighters each year
  • 1 Law Enforcement Officer each month
  • 1 Tow Truck Operator each week
  • 1 Road Worker every three days

THIS TRAINING IS PROVIDED AT NO COST!

Receive in-service credit through DCJS, OEMS, and/or VDFP.  EMTs & Paramedics receive 4.0 CEs in Category 1 from OEMS.

Save Lives

  • Faster incident response and clearance times result in fewer secondary crashes.
  • Training results in less exposure of responder team to moving traffic during recovery.

Save Money

  • Less congestion leads to fewer freight and traveler delays in backups.
  • Fewer secondary crashes save on insurance claims.
  • Faster cleanups lead to cost savings for incident personnel.

Save Time

  • Smarter response techniques cut congestion clearance time-decreasing delays.

Training Date

September 25, 2017
6:00 – 10:00 PM

Location

Shawsville Volunteer Rescue Squad
6620 Roanoke Road
Shawsville, VA 24162

Registration

This is open to ALL Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, EMS, Public Works, Transportation, Towing and Recovery, Media, and Communications Personnel.

REGISTER HERE --> National Traffic Incident Management Training — Shawsville – Sept. 25

Registration will close at 1700 on September 23. After that, please call Earl Preas at 540.676.3297.

Questions?

If you have any questions, please email Earl Preas at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

 

 

This training is supported by the Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2), the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), the Virginia State Police (VSP), the Virginia Department of Fire Programs, Stafford County Sheriff's Office, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM), and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).

This training has been endorsed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST), and the Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA).

2017 VACP Annual Training Conference | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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2017 VACP Annual Training Conference

Virginia Beach, VA | September 17 – 20, 2017 | Conferences

The 92nd Annual Conference of the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police and Foundation will be held September 17-20, 2017 in Virginia Beach, VA!

Hotel InformationDelegate InformationExhibitor Information | Golf TournamentSponsorship InformationQuestions?

All information forthcoming.

Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) - 41st Session | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) - 41st Session

University of Richmond, VA | September 11 – November 16, 2017 | VACP Leadership Education

Applications are now being accepted for the 41st Session of PELS being held September 11-15, October 16-20, & November 13-16, 2017. The application deadline is June 15, 2017.

The Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) program is an intensive three-week leadership education program conducted in cooperation with the University of Richmond.  The curriculum is liberal-arts/humanities based and focused on the study of leadership at an advanced level.

This program is designed for individuals who currently serve in command/executive level positions within their agencies.  The objective of this program is to acquaint participants with best practices in leadership, challenge them to reflect upon their own leadership competency, and examine ways of achieving both personal and professional growth.

For application and detailed program information, please click here

National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training

Salem, VA | September 7, 2017 | Other Training Opportunities

Activity Image A new coordinated, multi-disciplinary training program developed through the Second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2) available for all emergency responders and those supporting Traffic Incident Management operations. This training puts police, firefighters, state and local departments of transportation, towing, medical personnel, and other incident responders on the same page, leading to a safer, faster, integrated responder team.

Why this is important… Responders are being struck and killed at traffic incidents in the U.S. on an average of:

  • 5 Firefighters each year
  • 1 Law Enforcement Officer each month
  • 1 Tow Truck Operator each week
  • 1 Road Worker every three days

THIS TRAINING IS PROVIDED AT NO COST!

Receive in-service credit through DCJS, OEMS, and/or VDFP.  EMTs & Paramedics receive 4.0 CEs in Category 1 from OEMS.

Save Lives

  • Faster incident response and clearance times result in fewer secondary crashes.
  • Training results in less exposure of responder team to moving traffic during recovery.

Save Money

  • Less congestion leads to fewer freight and traveler delays in backups.
  • Fewer secondary crashes save on insurance claims.
  • Faster cleanups lead to cost savings for incident personnel.

Save Time

  • Smarter response techniques cut congestion clearance time-decreasing delays.

Training Date

September 7, 2017
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location

Roanoke Valley Regional Fire & EMS Training Center
1220 Kessler Mill Road
Salem VA 24153

Registration

This is open to ALL Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, EMS, Public Works, Transportation, Towing and Recovery, Media, and Communications Personnel.

Class size is limited to 30.

REGISTER HERE --> National Traffic Incident Management Training — Salem

Seating is limited to 30.

Questions?

If you have any questions, please email Earl Preas at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

 

 

This training is supported by the Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2), the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), the Virginia State Police (VSP), the Virginia Department of Fire Programs, Stafford County Sheriff's Office, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM), and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).

This training has been endorsed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST), and the Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA).

National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training

Shawsville, VA | August 26, 2017 | Other Training Opportunities

Activity Image A new coordinated, multi-disciplinary training program developed through the Second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2) available for all emergency responders and those supporting Traffic Incident Management operations. This training puts police, firefighters, state and local departments of transportation, towing, medical personnel, and other incident responders on the same page, leading to a safer, faster, integrated responder team.

Why this is important… Responders are being struck and killed at traffic incidents in the U.S. on an average of:

  • 5 Firefighters each year
  • 1 Law Enforcement Officer each month
  • 1 Tow Truck Operator each week
  • 1 Road Worker every three days

THIS TRAINING IS PROVIDED AT NO COST!

Receive in-service credit through DCJS, OEMS, and/or VDFP.  EMTs & Paramedics receive 4.0 CEs in Category 1 from OEMS.

Save Lives

  • Faster incident response and clearance times result in fewer secondary crashes.
  • Training results in less exposure of responder team to moving traffic during recovery.

Save Money

  • Less congestion leads to fewer freight and traveler delays in backups.
  • Fewer secondary crashes save on insurance claims.
  • Faster cleanups lead to cost savings for incident personnel.

Save Time

  • Smarter response techniques cut congestion clearance time-decreasing delays.

Training Date

August 26, 2017
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Location

Shawsville Volunteer Rescue Squad
6620 Roanoke Road
Shawsville, VA 24162

Registration

This is open to ALL Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, EMS, Public Works, Transportation, Towing and Recovery, Media, and Communications Personnel.

REGISTER HERE --> National Traffic Incident Management Training — Shawsville – Aug. 26

Registration will close at 1700 on August 24. After that, please call Earl Preas at 540.676.3297.

Questions?

If you have any questions, please email Earl Preas at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

 

 

This training is supported by the Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2), the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), the Virginia State Police (VSP), the Virginia Department of Fire Programs, Stafford County Sheriff's Office, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM), and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).

This training has been endorsed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST), and the Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA).

IACP 23rd Annual Conference on Drugs, Alcohol & Impaired Driving | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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IACP 23rd Annual Conference on Drugs, Alcohol & Impaired Driving

National Harbor, MD | August 12 – 14, 2017 | Conferences

Activity Image The IACP Annual Conference on Drugs, Alcohol, and Impaired Driving is the largest international training conference for drug recognition experts, law enforcement, toxicologists, prosecutors, and traffic safety practitioners to learn, connect, and develop stronger strategies to reduce drug and alcohol impaired driving.

The conference will take place at the Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center in National Harbor, Maryland.

REGISTER NOW at www.theiacp.org/DREconference

The IACP is also now accepting applications to become a presenter at the 23rd Annual Conference on Drugs, Alcohol, and Impaired Driving. The call for presentations is open now through April 10, 2017.

Missing Children: Dynamics & Response (MCDR) | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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Missing Children: Dynamics & Response (MCDR)

Alexandria, VA | July 28, 2017 | Other Training Opportunities

This FREE course offered by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) is for all sworn law enforcement and 911/PSAP first responders such as patrol officers, detectives, telecommunicators, and investigators. We are looking for those who would be rapidly responding to the call of a missing or abducted child.

Some of the topics covered include:

  • Scope and scale of missing children incidents;
  • Sex offender typology;
  • Intra & inter-agency response; and, the
  • Need for pre-incident planning and available NCMEC resources.

LOCATION
These courses will be hosted in Alexandria, VA, at NCMEC headquarters in our Jimmy Ryce Law Enforcement Training Center (JRLETC).

COST
The course is FREE TO ATTEND and NCMEC is covering the instructors’ costs and providing the needed course materials; however, NCMEC is unable to provide any financial assistance for travel, lodging or meals. All costs associated with attendee’s travel and meals are the responsibility of the attendee and/or their agency.

REGISTRATION
To register for a course, please find a date that works with your schedule and click the corresponding link:

If none of these dates work for you, please continue to check our website, as soon as additional MCDR courses are approved they will be posted.

FBI Joint Terrorism Taskforce Conference | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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FBI Joint Terrorism Taskforce Conference

Richmond, VA | July 25 – 26, 2017 | Conferences

The JTTF Conference is designed to provide local, state and federal partners with current information on international and domestic threats. This conference is open to analysts, law enforcement, and military personnel.

Registration: FREE! Apply via https://vlnsn.org/Conference2017

Questions: SA John Daniel, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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National Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training

Bedford, VA | July 12, 2017 | Other Training Opportunities

A new coordinated, multi-disciplinary training program developed through the Second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2) available for all emergency responders and those supporting Traffic Incident Management operations. This training puts police, firefighters, state and local departments of transportation, towing, medical personnel, and other incident responders on the same page, leading to a safer, faster, integrated responder team.

Why this is important… Responders are being struck and killed at traffic incidents in the U.S. on an average of:

  • 5 Firefighters each year
  • 1 Law Enforcement Officer each month
  • 1 Tow Truck Operator each week
  • 1 Road Worker every three days

THIS TRAINING IS PROVIDED AT NO COST!

Receive in-service credit through DCJS, OEMS, and/or VDFP.  EMTs & Paramedics receive 4.0 CEs in Category 1 from OEMS.

Save Lives

  • Faster incident response and clearance times result in fewer secondary crashes.
  • Training results in less exposure of responder team to moving traffic during recovery.

Save Money

  • Less congestion leads to fewer freight and traveler delays in backups.
  • Fewer secondary crashes save on insurance claims.
  • Faster cleanups lead to cost savings for incident personnel.

Save Time

  • Smarter response techniques cut congestion clearance time-decreasing delays.

Training Date

July 12, 2017
8:00 am – 12:00 noon

Location

Bedford County Fire & Rescue
1185 Turning Point Road
Bedford, VA 24523

Registration

This is open to ALL Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, EMS, Public Works, Transportation, Towing and Recovery, Media, and Communications Personnel.

REGISTER HERE --> National Traffic Incident Management Training — Bedford – July 12

Registration will close at 1700 on July 10. After that, please call Earl Preas at 540.676.3297.

Questions?

If you have any questions, please email Earl Preas at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

 

 

This training is supported by the Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2), the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), the Virginia State Police (VSP), the Virginia Department of Fire Programs, Stafford County Sheriff's Office, the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM), and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).

This training has been endorsed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST), and the Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA).

Institute for Leadership in Changing Times (ILCT) | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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Institute for Leadership in Changing Times (ILCT)

Roanoke, VA | June 11 – October 5, 2017 | VACP Leadership Education

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Session of ILCT being held June 11-16 & October 3-5, 2017. The application deadline is April 1, 2017.

The Institute for Leadership in Changing Times (ILCT) is an eight-day, intensive leadership education program.  This program is focused on the study of leadership at an intermediate level and is designed for individuals who currently serve in or are soon to be promoted to mid-level management positions within their organizations.

For application and detailed program information, please click here.

VCPI Media Relations Training | Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police
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VCPI Media Relations Training

Dublin, VA | May 16, 2017 | Other Training Opportunities

This one-day course for law enforcement professionals is designed to build a solid foundation for working effectively with the media—as partners—in their communities.

Participants will explore a variety of topics, including:

  • Conducting an effective media interview
  • Making their message count
  • Staging the media on-scene
  • Involving the media in community meetings, programs, and events
  • Handling media FOIAs
  • Understanding social media and its impact on today's policing and hiring practices

Participants will also learn first-hand the crisis communications strategies employed during the Virginia Tech massacre and other significant criminal incidents in the Commonwealth of Virginia. This interactive course concludes with participants putting their new skills to the test in mock interview / press conference exercises.

Location
New River Criminal Justice Academy
Dublin, VA

Cost
$125; Participants are responsible for travel, lodging and meals.

Register by April 28, 2017. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. (Scroll down the list of available trainings to find "Media Relations - May 16, 2017".)

 

The course instructor is Corinne Geller, the Public Relations Manager for the Virginia State Police. As a member of the Superintendent's Office, she oversees the statewide public/media relations program for the Department. She coordinates with the state police's seven sworn Public Information Officers assigned around the state and manages two Public Relations Coordinators at the administrative headquarters in Richmond, VA. She conducts all media relations training for State Police personnel and serves as a media relations instructor for law enforcement and public safety officials throughout Virginia.

This course is presented through the Virginia Center for Policing Innovation (VCPI) — http://www.vcpionline.org