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Leadership in Police Organizations Online , Course # 4222

Course Description:

The purpose of the mid management level "Leadership in Police Organizations" is to provide a method for police leaders to:

  • Understand and apply modern behavioral science and leadership theories that enhance human motivation, satisfaction, and performance in the achievement of organizational goals.
  • Learn frameworks to organize knowledge and experience into effective leader actions.
  • Integrate course content into daily leadership practices.
  • Develop and achieve personal leadership to the fullest potential.
  • Inspire a lifelong commitment to the study and practice of effective leadership.


Area I: The Individual System

1.       Individual Differences

2.       Attribution Theory

3.       Expectancy Theory of Motivation, Goal Setting Theory

4.       Equity Theory

5.       Motivation Through Consequences

6.       Motivation Through Job Redesign and Cognitive Evaluation

7.       Effective Followership

8.       Integration I

Area II: The Group System

1.       Groups as Open Systems

2.       Group Development

3.       Socialization

4.       Cohesion

5.       Decision-Making in Groups

6.       Inter-group Conflict

7.       Integration II


Area III: The Leadership System

1.       Leadership as a Social Exchange

2.       Vertical Dyad Linkage Theory

3.       Situational Leadership

4.       Transformational Leadership

5.       Stress Management

6.       Communications and Counseling Skills

7.       Integration III

8.       Assessing Your Leadership

Area IV: The Organizational System

1.       Organization as an Open System 

2.       Leading the Environment

3.       Shaping Organizational Culture

4.       Leading Change

5.       Ethical Dimension of Leadership

6.       Integration IV

7.       Putting It All Together

8.       Practice of Leadership

Prerequisite:   This course is limited to mid-level managers and requires completion of First Level Supervision, #4125 or First Level Supervision Online #4126.

No fee for mandated students.

Non-mandated students fee is $480.

Note: Full course fee of $480 will be charged for those that fail the course,or those that cancel after the seventh day of class.

Application Form: Download the Leadership Training Application- 219, choose PDF or Word format. You must include your email address on the application form.  (The free Adobe Acrobat Reader is required for the PDF version). (This application was revised August 2011, please do not use previous versions)
To Register:  Fax a complete application with a nomination note from Chief or Sheriff to the CJTC Registrars at 206.835.7926. Applications missing an authorized signature will not be processed.
Questions? Please email the CJTC Registrar: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
This class is: Sponsored
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