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Field Training Officer Academy Course #0681

NOTICE: We are currently recruiting for FTO Academy instructors, with a strong focus in the SW and Central regions and on the peninsula.  If you are interested in becoming an apprentice and completing the Instructor Certification Process to teach this class, please contact Lee Brandt This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it 425-239-8322.   You must be an experienced FTO, have taken Instructor Development-1 (Course # 2001) and have prior classroom instructing experience. 

Course Description:

This 40 hour course presents the FTO model (sometimes called the San Jose Model program) to field trainers engaged in training those who have recently completed the BLEA, Corrections or Equivalency academies.  This program can be adapted for telecommunicates and others, but the materials used in this class will be law enforcement and corrections personnel related. Classes have a maximum of 24 students. Topics include:

  • The composition and components of the FTO program
  • Adult learning theories, principles and styles
  • Developing and presenting lesson materials
  • The Coach-Pupil Method of instruction
  • Duties and responsibilities of program personnel
  • Use of evaluation tools (DOR, SEG)

Prerequisite: Employment as a field trainer

Dress Code & Identification:

  • Uniforms, agency logo clothing or business casual attire is appropriate for classroom wear.
  • Visitors attending training at WSCJTC are encouraged to wear their agency logo shirt/uniform or agency ID badge while on campus.  If you are not wearing agency identification, you will be asked to check in at the front desk and will be provided with a clip-on visitor's identification card.

Cost: $75

Cancellation/No Show:

  • Deadline: If, for any reason, it becomes necessary to cancel the application, you must notify the Registrar via email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it 7 Days prior to class.
  • Fee: $75 for No Show or Late cancellation.

Schedule:

  • 8:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Monday-Friday
  • Dates and locations listed below

***Is this class full or not available???? Please complete the Course Interest SurveyPlease Note: This is not a waiting list.  You will not be contacted by WSCJTC unless there is enough interest to generate a class being scheduled.  At that time we will contact everyone that has shown interest so that applications can be submitted.

Application Form:

Application

 

Submit Applications to:

Registrar

Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Fax: 206.835.7926


Course, Program or Policy Questions:


Lee Brandt

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Phone: 425-239-8322


Meal Ticket (Burien classes only):


Meal tickets are available for purchase at the Academy Café. Email the cafe manager Dennis Noyes This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information.


Revised Oct 2014

Session Start & End Date Location Status/Cost/Downloads
0681-8 April 13 -17, 2015 Bellevue PD Police Training Unit 3rd Floor/ Bellevue City Hall
450 110th Ave NE
WA 98004
Full  / $75  

Bellevue Visitor Info
Bellevue Other Nearby Parking
Student Instructions
0681-10 May 18 -22, 2015 Spokane County SO "NEW" Training Center
6011 N. Chase Rd, Newman Lake
WA 99025
Open  / $75  

0681-9 June 01 -05, 2015
33325 8th Ave S, Federal Way
WA 98063
Full  / $75