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Field Training Evaluation Training Program

Acronym: 
FTETP
Length: 
5 Training Days
Locations Offered: 

Description

The Field Training Evaluation Training Program (FTETP) is designed to certify officers and agents as field training officers/agents. The program covers procedures, techniques, legal concerns, and general problems associated with field training instruction. The program focuses on the role of the field training instructor, training techniques, and assessment. Situational Leadership® II, the DISC behavioral analysis and the Attitude and Values online assessments are the foundations of the program for enhancing leadership qualities and techniques in the field trainer. Combining classroom lectures, in-class exercises and practical exercises in the program allows students to better comprehend the various field training assessment procedures.

Prerequisites

  1. Applicant must be a law enforcement officer/agent with arrest authority in the prevention, detection, apprehension, detention and/or investigation of felony and/or misdemeanor violations of federal, state, local, tribal, or military criminal laws. 
  2. All attendees are required to complete an online assessment prior to arriving to the Center.

Required Training Materials

None.

Program Syllabus/Curriculum

  • DISC-Understanding Human Behavior
  • Situational Leadership II 
  • FTO Documentation
  • Remedial Training
  • Standard Evaluation Guidelines 
  • The Roles and Responsibilities of the Field Training Officer 
  • Use of Force

Program Registration

Federal organization personnel should contact their agency training officer to register for training, email questions to FLETCAdmissions@fletc.dhs.gov or telephone 912-267-3344. 

State, local and tribal officers requesting training should register online. If organizational support is required or you have additional needs, please email stateandlocaltraining@dhs.gov or call us at 1-800-743-5382.

International (non-US) personnel should email FLETC-intlrqst@fletc.dhs.gov or telephone 912-261-4023.

Program Contact Info

Glynco: (912) 267-2599