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Police & Minority Relations - WEBINAR
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Police & Minority Relations - WEBINAR

Professional Law Enforcement Training

classroom-course Classroom Training
$99.00

Course Information

Police and minority relations will only improve with up-to-date training dealing with issues head-on. This course will help officers identify and understand the problem, communicate more effectively with citizens, ensure compliance with federal & state laws, prepare for hostile encounters, and continue to engage in proactive policing without jeopardizing their safety.

Information presented during this course is not designed to create an atmosphere of passive or reactive policing. When that approach is taken, the criminals win and wreak havoc in the community. In addition, it creates a more dangerous environment for police officers.

One of the most impactful steps to influencing change and promoting positive relations in a community is hiring the right officers, and diversity is the key. It's no secret that law enforcement is facing significant problems nationwide with interest in the profession. This block of instruction will include strategies to initiate recruitment from a more diversity-seeking approach, and citizen programs that help promote positive relations within the community.
4 hours
15 to 25 students with 1 instructors
Fire
Community Relations, Patrol
  • This member is a Sworn Law Enforcement Officer, as vetted by their current employer.

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This course is restricted

The training provider published this course with a restriction that requires students to have the following credentials on FirstForward:


  • Members receive this badge when verified by their current employers as sworn officers.

With your current credentials, you may not purchase this training.

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  • How is the badge earned? Members receive this badge when verified by their current employers as sworn officers.

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Warning

This course is restricted

The training provider published this course with a restriction that requires students to have the following credentials on FirstForward:


  • Members receive this badge when verified by their current employers as sworn officers.

With your current credentials, you may not purchase this training.

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Updated: 05/12/2021 2:57 AM Eastern Standard Time