Investigative Courses

Domestic Violence Workshop

 Date(s)/Time: November 17th 2010 – 0800HRS

Instructors: TBA

Course Length: One Day – 8 HRS

 Cost: FREE

 Course Description:

This eight hour training workshop is vital for first responders. The goal of this training is to provide first responders with an enhanced understanding of how to sufficiently meet the needs of family violence victims. The following topics will be covered:

 Victim’s Rights and Services

  • Protective Orders
  • Legislative Updates
  • Law enforcement duties when responding to Family Violence

 This course will also will have a mediated open discussion with a victim panel that was carefully selected. This will allow first responders to observe the family violence incident from the eyes of the victim. The intent will be to offer valuable information that will better assist law enforcement in better serving those who look for us to provide them protection.

 Prerequisites:

Active duty Law Enforcement

 Equipment Needed:

Note taking material

 Notes:

None

Payment Method:

Free Course

Public Safety Media Relations

Use the News Media to YOUR Best Advantage 

Take Control – Become More Proactive

Build a Positive Public Image

Let the Media Experts Show You How 

Instructors Russell Ruffin and Penny Carter are Skilled Broadcast News and Public Safety Media Relations Professionals

 Join Other First Responders and Public Information Officers from the Region

 Simulated: Natural Disaster, Campus Shooting, Terrorist Attack, Routine Incidents

 LIVE On-Camera Coaching with Free DVD Video of Your Performances

 While this is an Advanced class, it is designed so that those with limited experience can benefit by proceeding at their own level. Take home our free exclusive 60 page Media Relations Guide.

You Will Come Away with Skills to:

Use Transitions to Keep Your Message On Track Ensure that YOUR Message Gets Reported Become More Proactive and Less Reactive Turn Negative Press into Positive Press

Create a More Positive Public Image

Manage Tricky Questioning

Develop More Confidence

Galveston Media Relations PDF

GPD Registration Form

Intermediate Arrest, Search, and Seizure 2108

The Intermediate Arrest, Search, and Seizure Course is designed to provide additional information on this subject area.  This course is one of the seven required for Intermediate certification.

Intermediate Arrest, Search, and Seizure 2108

 Instructors: Andre Mitchel

 Course Length: Two Days – 16 Hours

 Cost: $25.00

 Course Description:

The Intermediate Arrest, Search, and Seizure Course is designed to provide additional information on this subject area.  This course is one of the seven required for Intermediate certification.

 Prerequisites:

Active duty Law Enforcement

 Equipment Needed:

Note taking material

 Notes:

None

 Payment Method:

Payment is not due until the first day of class.  Please make checks payable to Galveston Police Dept Training Division. 

Arrest Search Seizure Course PDF

GPD Registration Form

Child Abuse Prevention & Investigations 2105

Child Abuse Prevention & Investigations 2105

Course Description:

The Intermediate Child Abuse Prevention and Investigation Course is designed to provide additional information on this subject area.  This course is one of the seven required for Intermediate certification.

 Date(s)/Time: October 5th – 7th / 0800 – 1700HRS

 Instructors: Capt Sherri Burrows, Friendswood PD

 Course Length: Three Days – 24 Hours

 Cost: CLOSED

  Prerequisites:

Active duty Law Enforcement

 Equipment Needed:

Note taking material

 Notes:

The first and third training days will be held at the Justice Center in the Large training room.  The second day the class will meet at the Galveston Child Advocacy Center, and then will return to the class.

 Payment Method:

Free Course

Child Abuse Course pdf

GPD Registration Form