- August 11, 2020 - August 14, 2020
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Venue Phone: 254-770-2200
Venue Website: https://ctcog.org/Address:
Event Phone: 254-770-2367
ALL STUDENTS MUST BRING MASKS!
This Advanced Interactive course is designed to certify new CTO’s, enhance the skills of veteran trainers while incorporating supervisors at all levels into their position of oversight of their program. Regardless of your CTO program; this course is highly beneficial for your CTO’s and Administrators by refining their understanding of the awesome responsibility of their roles. Accomplished through dual methods of training occurring simultaneously. Focused on: training & evaluation techniques, personalities, learning styles, ethics, instruction methods, leadership styles, mentoring, program and policy development, case law trends, and documentation requirements.
Class is taught by Rick Whitehead. Richard Whitehead & Associates LLC is a public safety training and consulting firm founded in 1995. They have clients across the country and internationally.
With 34 years in public service, Rick has been working with agencies of various sizes across the nation. At 18 years of age, he served his country in the US Army as a Military Policeman and after Honorable Discharge began his civilian career as a Patrolman for Baytown, suburb of Houston, then 25 years with the Travis County Sheriff’s Office. He is married and has three grown children and four grandchildren.
Richard is Author and Administrator for most of the curriculum. Sole Author for the Field Training Officer Certification & Program Administrators Course. His FTO program has been in use singularly by TCSO since its inception in 1992 and it is being rapidly adopted across the country. The FTO program is adaptable and easily implement able. It has been adopted and implemented for New Supervisors, SWAT, Communications, Corrections, and Fire/EMS units.
Recognizing the need for specialized programs, he has developed Field Training Programs for New Supervisors, (FTONS) and one for Returning Military Veterans, (VIP).