Standard Operating Policies and Procedures Manual

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The mission of the VMA-Training and Resource Center (VMATRC) is to be the premier provider of on-line educational material and job aids to advance the development of Performance-Directed Management concepts and principles in public sector organizations. Members receive 24/7 access to educational materials, model policies, forms and job aids not available anywhere else – at any cost. Monthly e-mail alerts notify subscribers as new information and resources are posted for study and/or downloading for use in their organizations. With over 33 years of public sector training and consulting experience, nationwide, we know the organizational development needs that are out there. Feel confident that as a VMATRC member you will find the Center to be the most rewarding and cost-effective investment you can make for moving your organization forward. You will not want to be without it.

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Is your Standard Operating Policy and Procedures Manual up to date?

Through years of research and development supported by case law, Van Meter & Associates, Inc. is offering a current SOPP Manual.

This Microsoft Word product contains over 400 policies.  You can customize your SOPP manual to suit your agencies needs incorporating your own unique customs, practices, and traditions. 


"The SOPP Manual has brought us more professionalism, more accountability
and increased the organizations preparedness".
Chief Daniel C. Meyers, Montgomery Police Department, IL
"The SOPP policy manual was more in-depth than expected and up to date.”
Sheriff Brian Mickelson, Webster County Sheriff's Office, IA
"Why reinvent the wheel when your updates in the SOPP are at your finger tips."
Chief Mark Garratt, Oakwood Village Police Dept, OH
"A very detailed and comprehensive manual that effectively integrates
 with our departments policing philosophy".
Chief Tim Kalavsky, Hinckley, OH


Each manual comes partially customized with the name of your agency and Chief/Sheriff, where appropriate. The manual can be used as is, or integrated into your existing manual. 

Van Meter & Associates, Inc. is available to help update any policy manuals.



Complete Customization

Includes the Standards of Conduct!


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Sample Policy

Download the Absenteeism PDF