Education/Training Classes

There are several training opportunities throughout the year for PCPA members and associates to attend.
If you have an event you want posted and announced contact us at: [email protected]
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Transparency in Policing
The Key to Building and Keeping the Community’s Trust

Course Topics:
• Understanding why the Police are Secretive?
• What is Transparency in Policing?
• Responding to Community Policy Questions
• Properly Explaining the Use of Force to Civilians
• Discussing the Complaint Process with the Community
• Enacting a Civilian Advisory Committee
• Developing a Departmental Information Sharing Program
• Using Imagination while implementing Transparency
• Branding and Marketing your Department

Date and time: November 30th, 2020, 10 AM to 12 PM Eastern Time/9 AM to 11 AM Central
Location: Zoom Virtual Classroom (2 hours)
Cost: $55.00 per person (Payable to Homefront Protective Group, Law Enforcement Training)
Instructor: Chief Ron Camacho
Registration: https://homefrontprotect.com/Transparency-zoom
Download the class brochure here: 11.03.20.Transparency in Policing

Posted 11/3/20 Remove 12/1/20


THIS CLASS IS FULL AND WE CANNOT TAKE ANY ADDITIONAL PARTICIPANTS. Thank you for your strong interest in this subject material.

Certification Class Dec. 7 to Dec. 11, 2020 (5 days/40 hours), COST $400

Recertification Class Wed., Dec. 9, 2020 (1 day/8 hours) COST $100
Note: (3) three-year recertification

DEADLINE for registration Nov. 30, 2020- 4:00 PM

COST includes Health and Fitness textbook, Class Manual, and body fat calipers.

LOCATION: Huntington Valley Community Center, 625 Red Lion RD, Second Floor, Huntington Valley, PA 19006

Sponsoring agency: Lower Moreland Twp. Police

PREREQUISITES: Must be current law enforcement personnel or police academy instructor & current basic first aid with CPR & AED certified (Some exceptions do apply for security personnel.  Call if additional information is needed).

INSTRUCTOR: Michael P. Grogan, police officer and Supervisory Physical Fitness Coordinator

Both classes run from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. each day with a 45 minute lunch break.  The first day will be casual business attire and gym clothes attire for the rest of the week.

This class is certified by the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association and recognized by the Pennsylvania Municipal Police officers’ Training & Education Commission. The PFCTP is designed to present the student with information pertaining to the legal issues concerning physical fitness testing and training for law enforcement personnel. This includes the development and implementation of an annual incumbent physical fitness testing program. The student will also receive instruction in regard to anatomy, bio-mechanics, exercise physiology, aerobic & strength training prescriptions, body composition, injury management, health & wellness, nutrition, and physical fitness test battery protocols & standards. All training is consistent with the American College of Sports Medicine’s Standard of Ordinary Care. This course meets the qualification criteria established by Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes Title 37, Section 203.72(a)(2)(ii)(C) for Special Instructors working as a Physical Fitness / Conditioning Instructor in a Municipal Police Officers Education & Training Commission certified police academy.

QUESTIONS?: email Mike Grogan at [email protected]

HOTEL LOCATIONS:
COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT PHILADLEPHIA WILLOW GROVE
2350 EASTON ROAD (611)
WILLOW GROVE, PA  19090
215-830-0550

HAMPTON INN PHILADELPHIA WILLOW GROVE
1500 EASTON ROAD
WILLOW GROVE, PA  19090
215-659-3535

HOMEWOOD SUITES BY HILTON HORSHAM WILLOW GROVE
720 BLAIR MILL ROAD
HORSHAM, PA  19044
215-830-9400