Training Calendar

How To Solutions

New Jersey

Hosted by:

Linwood Police Department

Held at the:

Mainland Regional High School,

1301 oak Ave

Linwood, NJ 08221

 

September 12, 2017

Time: 8am-4pm

 
It is a fundamental principle of American labor relations that employees owe their employers a full day's work for a full day's pay.  Employers owe their employees a fair and objective method for defining, measuring and evaluating whether employees are living up to their responsibilities-without resorting to quotas.  This course provides the necessary information and system required for employer and employees to fulfill their obligations to one another and the citizens they serve.


Attendees are taught:

Management’s rights to measure and evaluate work unit productivity without establishing quotas
How to defend productivity standards from the “Quota” challenge
How to develop job-specific work productivity rating scores
How to calculate productivity rating scores
How to ensure that employees are receiving notice when they fail to be productive employees

Students receive class outline, model forms, rules, and certificate of attendance. (Class size is limited, please
register early)


D. J. Van Meter Ph.D. / Associate

D.J. Van Meter Ph.D. is the principle of Van Meter &  Associates, Inc. (VMA)
and has spent the last  45 years in law enforcement, 15 years as a sworn officer.
He has a Ph.D. in Training and Organizational Development from The Ohio State
University, Columbus, Ohio and also hold’s a Master’s Degree in Labor and
Human Resource Management.  He works with counsel as an expert witness, reviews
discipline and termination cases and develops customized policy and procedures
manuals for all public safety organizations nationwide.  He is the author of the book,
Evaluating Dysfunctional Police Performance: A Z-based Approach published by
Charles Thomas Publishing. Dr. Van Meter is qualified in state/federal courts
as an expert in law enforcement training, use-of-force, and management and
operational policies.

Tuition Rates

Regular Tuition: $170.00 First $150.00 each additional/same agency

Prepaid Tuition: $150.00 First $130.00 each additional/same agency

Please Note: Prepaid tuition constitutes invoices paid 7 days prior to the date of the course

 

Course Date 09-12-2017 8:00 am
Course End Date 09-12-2017 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 05-10-2017
Cut off date 09-11-2017

 Hosted  & held at the:

Morris County Public Safety Training Academy

500 West Hanover Ave

Parsippany, NJ

March 16, 2018

Time: 8am-4pm

This course takes the position that the responsibility for quality-control enforcement in an organization depends on the loyalty and abilities of its first-line supervisors.  Effective supervisors are those that know when to motivate, when to lead, when to discipline, when to be subordinate, and when to just get out of the way.


Attendees are taught:
    •    The legal and fiduciary responsibilities of a first-line supervisor 

    •    How to build a positive Supervisor-to-Subordinate relationship 

    •    How to apply basic principles of employee motivation, leadership and performance management to day-to-day performance problems 

    •    How to establish accountability with the difficult employee 

    •    How to conduct a Problem-Solving conference and document a plan for performance improvement 

    •    How to complete a Critical Incident Report that documents an employee’s performance problem. 
Students receive class outline, model forms, rules, and certificate of attendance

 John Detchon/Associate

John has over 33 years of law enforcement experience in state and county
law enforcement agencies. He has worked as a trooper, deputy sheriff, field
training officer, jail commander, and investigation commander.
John attended Kent State University and holds numerous advanced
law enforcement training certifications.  John’s expertise is in
leadership, supervision and police report writing.
Education:
John is a graduate of the Ohio State Patrol Academy and attended Kent State University.  Apart from his formal education, he holds numerous training certificates signifying his commitment to continued education.
They are as follows:
•Police Procedures, Policy and Management Theories
•Ohio State Patrol Training Certificate
•Ohio Peace Officer Basic Training Certificate
•Criminal Interrogation & Behavioral Analysis in Interviews
•Ohio Peace Officer Training Council-First Line Supervisor
•Governor’s Office of Criminal Justice Service-Crime Prevention
•Van Meter & Associates, Inc.-Standard Task Accountability and Rating System
•Medina County Law Enforcement Academy-Drug Interdiction
•Public Agency Training Council-Court Security
•Ohio Peace Officer Training Council-Basic Corrections Certificate
•Adjunct Instructor at Cuyahoga Community College
Tuition Rates

Regular Tuition: $180.00 First $160.00 each additional/same agency

Prepaid Tuition: $160.00 First $140.00 each additional/same agency

Please Note: Prepaid tuition constitutes invoices paid 7 days prior to the date of the course.

 

Course Date 03-16-2018 8:00 am
Course End Date 03-16-2018 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 05-09-2017
Cut off date 03-15-2018

Hosted by & held at the:

Morris County Public Safety Training Academy

500 West Hanover Ave

Parsippany, NJ 07054

April 5, 2018

Time: 9am-3pm

Rationale:  Although America is a country consisting of diverse cultures and beliefs, all respond to two human values: Where “Fairness and Respect” are honored, there will be ever lasting peace.  Violate these values and you will have never ending war.

After 53 years of dozens of federal and state discrimination laws, hundreds of administrative agencies still have diversity problems, illegal discrimination, and employee harassment in the work environment. Learn more about what can be done to work towards eliminating the problems.  An on-line 25 question quiz will be made available for those that want to assess their understand of course content.

Topics:

  • Issues most don't understand about anti-discrimination laws. Example -discrimination is necessary, desirous and legal.
  • Follow five standards and you will never go wrong-ever
  • Practical changes organizations can make to improve the work environment.
                                               

Students receive handouts and certificate of attendance.


D. J. Van Meter Ph.D. / Associate

D.J. Van Meter Ph.D. is the principle of Van Meter &  Associates, Inc. (VMA)
and has spent the last  45 years in law enforcement, 15 years as a sworn officer.
He has a Ph.D. in Training and Organizational Development from The Ohio State
University, Columbus, Ohio and also hold’s a Master’s Degree in Labor and
Human Resource Management.  He works with counsel as an expert witness, reviews
discipline and termination cases and develops customized policy and procedures
manuals for all public safety organizations nationwide.  He is the author of the book,
Evaluating Dysfunctional Police Performance: A Z-based Approach published by
Charles Thomas Publishing. Dr. Van Meter is qualified in state/federal courts
as an expert in law enforcement training, use-of-force, and management and
operational policies.

Tuition Rates

Regular Tuition: $180.00 First $160.00 each additional/same agency

Prepaid Tuition: $160.00 First $140.00 each additional/same agency

Please Note: Prepaid tuition constitutes invoices paid 7 days prior to the date of the course

 

Course Date 04-05-2018 9:00 am
Course End Date 04-05-2018 3:00 pm
Registration Start Date 08-03-2017
Cut off date 04-04-2018

 Hosted  & held at the:

Morris County Public Safety Training Academy

500 West Hanover Ave

Parsippany, NJ

April 18, 2018

Time: 8am-4pm

Of all the problems that face public safety, the shortage of practical leaders is an issue that must be addressed. Effective leadership is the cornerstone of day-to-day supervision and can be developed through experience and proper training. It is from training and experience that potential leaders are taught how to apply core competencies required of anyone thrust into a leadership situation or position. This course provides the proper training to develop an effective leader.

Topics are:

Leaders and Leadership

Leadership vs Management

Major Challenges Facing Leaders

Leadership and Motivation

How Leaders Behave

Four Ways Leaders Get Others to Follow Leadership Power

 

Students receive class outline, model forms, rules, and certificate of attendance. (Class size is limited, please

register early)

 

“I believe the entire program was excellent.  Mr Detchon is a very knowledgeable man.  Lots of good ideas to take back to my department.”  St. Louis, MO

John Detchon has over 33 years of law enforcement experience in state and county law enforcement agencies.  He has worked as a trooper, deputy sheriff, field training officer, jail commander, and investigation commander. John attended Kent State University and holds numerous advanced law enforcement training certifications.  John’s expertise is in leadership, supervision and police report writing.

Education:

John is a graduate of the Ohio State Patrol Academy and attended Kent State University.  Apart from his formal education, he holds numerous training certificates signifying his commitment to continued education.

They are as follows:

  Police Procedures, Policy and Management Theories

  Ohio State Patrol Training Certificate

  Ohio Peace Officer Basic Training Certificate

  Criminal Interrogation & Behavioral Analysis in Interviews

  Ohio Peace Officer Training Council-First Line Supervisor

  Governor’s Office of Criminal Justice Service-Crime Prevention

   Van Meter & Associates, Inc.-Standard Task Accountability and Rating System

   Medina County Law Enforcement Academy-Drug Interdiction

   Public Agency Training Council-Court Security

   Ohio Peace Officer Training Council-Basic Corrections Certificate

   Adjunct Instructor at Cuyahoga Community College

Tuition Rates

Regular Tuition: $180.00 First $160.00 each additional/same agency

Prepaid Tuition: $160.00 First $140.00 each additional/same agency

Please Note: Prepaid tuition constitutes invoices paid 7 days prior to the date of the course.

 

“I BELIEVE THE ENTIRE PROGRAM WAS EXCELLENT. MR. DETCHON IS A VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE MAN.  LOTS OF IDEAS TO TAKE BACK TO MY DEPARTMENT.”  MI

 


“I THINK IT WAS SPOT ON AND I ENJOYED IT VERY MUCH.  I HAVE LEARNED A GREAT DEAL AND LOOK FORWARD TO WHAT I HAVE LEARNED TAKING BACK TO MY DEPARTMENT” MI

 

 

Course Date 04-18-2018 8:00 am
Course End Date 04-18-2018 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 05-09-2017
Cut off date 04-17-2018