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Instructor Recertification Schools


  •  June 3, 2024
     9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one-day course will update and renew instructors currently holding Iowa Law Enforcement Academy endorsement as defensive tactics instructors in new techniques and equipment. Practical and written examinations will be required. Required clothing and equipment will consist of ILEA Defensive Tactics Instructor Shirt or department polo/ training shirt, BDU style training pants, ballistic vest, athletic (more…)


  •  June 13, 2024
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one-day course will recertify individuals currently holding ILEA certification as a firearms instructor; upon successful course completion, certified firearms instructor status will be renewed until 12/31/2027. Items on the course agenda include: Handgun requalification Shotgun requalification Written exam Use of force law update, if applicable Introduction to new training material and resources Coaching practice (more…)


  •  June 14, 2024
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one-day course will recertify individuals currently holding ILEA certification as a patrol rifle instructor; upon successful course completion, patrol rifle instructor status will be renewed until 12/31/2027. Items on the course agenda include: Rifle qualification courses Written exam Introduction to new training material and resources Shooter/coach exercises Note that this is a full day (more…)


  •  July 1, 2024
     9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one-day course will update and renew instructors currently holding Iowa Law Enforcement Academy endorsement as defensive tactics instructors in new techniques and equipment. Practical and written examinations will be required. Required clothing and equipment will consist of ILEA Defensive Tactics Instructor Shirt or department polo/ training shirt, BDU style training pants, ballistic vest, athletic (more…)


  •  July 10, 2024
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one-day course will recertify individuals currently holding ILEA certification as a firearms instructor; upon successful course completion, certified firearms instructor status will be renewed until 12/31/2027. Items on the course agenda include: Handgun requalification Shotgun requalification Written exam Use of force law update, if applicable Introduction to new training material and resources Coaching practice (more…)


  •  July 11, 2024
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one-day course will recertify individuals currently holding ILEA certification as a patrol rifle instructor; upon successful course completion, patrol rifle instructor status will be renewed until 12/31/2027. Items on the course agenda include: Rifle qualification courses Written exam Introduction to new training material and resources Shooter/coach exercises Note that this is a full day (more…)


  • Expandable Baton Renewal
     August 1, 2024
     9:00 am - 1:00 pm

ABOUT THE TRAINING: This four-hour course will provide instructor recertification for the expandable baton and ASP baton. Officers will be instructed in force management and straight baton curriculum, and will be tested by a written and practical examination. Required clothing and equipment will consist of a Department Training Polo or T-Shirt, BDU style training pants, (more…)


  • Chemical Spray Renewal
     August 8, 2024
     1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The instructor will receive updates in skill techniques and principles necessary to understand how and when to use OC in a safe and tactical manner. Equipment: a department polo/ training shirt, BDU style training pants, ballistic vest, boots or athletic shoes, duty belt, training weapon if available, current department issue O.C., handcuffs, groin and mouth (more…)