September
13-18, 2020

 

Kansas City, MO
Kansas City Marriott Downtown
Kansas City Convention Center

Conference Agenda

SAT
17
1400
1800
Attendee Registration
SPECIAL EVENT
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor:
SUN
18
0800
1800
Attendee Registration
SPECIAL EVENT
1 DAYS
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 10 hours - Instructor:
1100
1800
Trade Show
SPECIAL EVENT
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 7 hours - Instructor:
1230
1430
REDOPS/RAPTOR Program Overview
SEMINAR
Course Length: 1 hour - Instructor: Kim, Byung Hee
1300
1400
Implementing the TEMS Standard into Law Enforcement Operations
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 1 hour - Instructor: Gerold, Dr Kevin
1500
1700
Incident Debrief: Suspect Self-Initiated Explosion
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Glenn, Kevin
1900
2100
Incident Debrief: Delaware State Police Brick Mills Farm Incident
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Brower, Carey | Chorlton, David
MON
19
0800
1700
Police Sniper Response to a Public Venue
PRACTICAL TRACK
4 DAYS
Course Length: 32 hours - Instructor: Lang, Mark
0830
1000
Opening Ceremony (MANDATORY)
SPECIAL EVENT
Course Length: 1.5 hours - Instructor:
1000
1700
Trade Show
SPECIAL EVENT
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 7 hours - Instructor:
1100
1200
Business Meeting
SPECIAL EVENT
Course Length: 1 hour - Instructor:
1230
1430
Embrace the Suck and Dare to be Great: A Challenge to Tactical Officers
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Willis, Brian
1300
1500
Tactical Lessons from the 60s - 70s
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Wood, Mike
1300
1700
Less-Lethal / FSDD / Chemical Agent Instructor Certification FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
5 DAYS
Course Length: 36 hours - Instructor: Pearson, David
1500
1630
Incident Debrief: Officer Involved Shooting and the Mindset/Skills to Save Yourself
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 1.5 hours - Instructor: Comitale, Joshua
1900
2100
Welcome Reception
SPECIAL EVENT
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor:
TUE
20
0800
1000
Functional Fitness for Law Enforcement
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Amundson, Gregory
0800
1000
Incident Debrief: Federal Trial of a SWAT Shooting: What Went Wrong?
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Zaro, Michael
0800
1200
Advanced Expandable Baton Concepts for Law Enforcement
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Wihongi, Jared
0800
1200
Emotional Intelligence Strategies for Tactical Leaders
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Selleg, Jeff
0800
1200
Peak Performance and Recovery Training for the Tactical Operator
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Ryan, George | Amundson, Gregory
0800
1200
School Safety
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Francis, Richard
0800
1200
Tactical Operations in a High Active Threat/IED Environment
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Lynch, Tom | Frakes, Keith
0800
1200
Tactics and the OODA Loop
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Murphy, Dan
0800
1700
Armored Rescue Vehicle Tactics FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
2 DAYS
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 16 hours - Instructor: Maiorano, Chris
0800
1700
High-Risk Warrant Service
PRACTICAL TRACK
4 DAYS
Course Length: 32 hours - Instructor: Sherman, Luke
0800
1700
Hostage Rescue Training
PRACTICAL TRACK
4 DAYS
Course Length: 32 hours - Instructor: Neal, Marc
0800
1700
Manual and Shotgun Breaching FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
3 DAYS
Course Length: 24 hours - Instructor: Shumate, Jake
0800
1700
Night Vision Operator FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
3 DAYS
Course Length: 24 hours - Instructor: Hickcox, Pat
0800
1700
Police Counter Ambush Tactics FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
2 DAYS
Course Length: 16 hours - Instructor: Behun, Jason
0800
1700
Police Response to Active Shooter Instructor Certification FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
4 DAYS
Course Length: 32 hours - Instructor: Periatt, Chris
0800
1700
Rescue Task Force Instructor Certification FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
3 DAYS
Course Length: 24 hours - Instructor: Anderson, Edward
0800
1700
Shoothouse Instructor Certification
PRACTICAL TRACK
3 DAYS
Course Length: 24 hours - Instructor: Lopez, Isaac
0800
1700
Tactical Carbine and Pistol
PRACTICAL TRACK
3 DAYS
Course Length: 24 hours - Instructor: Godfrey, Matt | Bailey, Derek
0800
1700
Technology in Tactical Operations FULL
SEMINAR
Course Length: 8 hours - Instructor: Pergola, Mark
0800
1700
Vehicle Engagements FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 8 hours - Instructor: Jolly, Taylor
1000
1200
Behavior Based CQB
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Thrasher, Trevor
1300
1500
Implementing the TEMS Standard into Law Enforcement Operations
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Pickett, Jason
1300
1500
Tactical Operations Liability: Current Trends, Legal and Policy Considerations
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Daigle, Eric
1300
1500
Task Force Operations: Lessons Learned from the Murder of a CI
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Fairfield, James
1300
1700
Duty Knife as a Backup Weapon (Use and Deployment for LE)
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Wihongi, Jared
1300
1700
Incident Debrief: The 1986 FBI Miami Gunfight
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Mireles, Ed
1300
1700
School Threat Assessment
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Francis, Richard
1300
1700
Tactical Decision-Making: Suicidal vs. Criminal Barricade Situations
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Mescan, Steve
1300
1700
The Battle of Mogadishu: Are You Ready?
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Beighley, Jason | Bethge, Roy | Gadoury, Jamey
1300
1700
The Real World of Police Snipers
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Bartlett, Derrick
1500
1700
Applying the NTOA Tactical Response and Operations Standard to Your Team's Capabilities
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Hardesty, Matt
1500
1700
De-Escalation and Mental Illness Response
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Daigle, Eric
1500
1700
National Counter-IED Capabilities Analysis Database
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Campbell, Richard
WED
21
0800
1000
Incident Debrief: Norco '80: The True Story of the Most Spectacular Bank Robbery in American History
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Houlahan, Peter
0800
1000
Instructor Development for Active Shooter Training
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Ellis, Eric | Embry, Alex
0800
1000
Negotiations with Military Personnel and PTSD
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Sanchez, Richard
0800
1000
Tactical Operations Liability: Current Trends, Legal and Policy Considerations
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Daigle, Eric
0800
1200
A Holistic Approach to Police Weapons
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Wyant, Rick
0800
1200
Critical Thinking and Condensed Decision-Making for the Team
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Mescan, Steve
0800
1200
Got Your Six: Practical Strategies to Increase Long-Term Tactical Athleticism While Minimizing Risk
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Nice, Mandy
0800
1200
The Real World of Police Snipers
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Bartlett, Derrick
0800
1700
Excellence in Training
SEMINAR
Course Length: 8 hours - Instructor: Willis, Brian
0800
1700
Managing an Incident Command Post and Tactical Operations Center FULL
SEMINAR
Course Length: 8 hours - Instructor: McDuffie, Ralph
0800
1700
Vehicle Engagements FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 8 hours - Instructor: Jolly, Taylor
1000
1200
Behavior Based CQB
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Thrasher, Trevor
1000
1200
De-Escalation and Mental Illness Response
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Daigle, Eric
1000
1200
Incident Debrief: Grant Street Hostage Rescue, Phoenix PD FULL
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Jahnke, Jason
1000
1200
Mara Salvatrucha -
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Sanchez, Richard
1300
1500
A Multifaceted Approach to Threat Assessment: Solutions for the Field, by the Field
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Rogers, Buck
1300
1500
SWAT in the 21st Century
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Watt, Randy
1300
1500
Task Force Operations: Lessons Learned from the Murder of a CI
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Fairfield, James
1300
1700
High-Risk Manhunt Operations FULL
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Winslow, Charles
1300
1700
Law and Liability for the Team Leader
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Mescan, Steve
1300
1700
Performance & Recovery Optimization (PRO): A Comprehensive Wellness Program for Law Enforcement Agencies
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Burque, Brandi
1500
1700
Incident Debrief: Austin Bombings
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Ellsworth, Brannon | Justesen, Robert
1500
1700
Leading Beyond Chaos
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Watt, Randy
THU
22
0800
1000
Law Enforcement Response to Suicidal Subjects: What is our Legal Duty?
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Eells, Thor
0800
1000
Mitigating Stress and Building Resiliency in Law Enforcement Tactical Teams
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Jaeckle, Dr. Tina
0800
1200
Foundations of Modern Tactics
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Selleg, Jeff
0800
1200
High-Risk Manhunt Operations FULL
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Winslow, Charles
0800
1200
Incident Debrief: Stoneman Douglas HS Shooting, Parkland, Florida
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Parry, Clyde
0800
1200
MAGNUS Leadership: A Tactical Application of Reversal Theory for Enhanced Officer Wellness
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Javidi, Dr. Mitch
0800
1200
Pitfalls, Perils, and Positive Team Performance
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Ijames, Steve
0800
1200
Strategic Planning for SWAT Leaders
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Dubois, Wayne
0800
1700
Armored Rescue Vehicle Tactics FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
2 DAYS
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 16 hours - Instructor: Maiorano, Chris
0800
1700
Tactical Scouting FULL
SEMINAR
Course Length: 8 hours - Instructor: Thomas, Andrew
0800
1700
Vehicle Engagements FULL
PRACTICAL TRACK
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 8 hours - Instructor: Jolly, Taylor
1000
1200
Behavior Based CQB
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Thrasher, Trevor
1000
1200
Policing Political Protests
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Fomby, Spencer
1300
1500
Incident Debrief: St. Joseph Hostage Incident, Louisiana
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Poe, Brandon | Autin, Jude
1300
1500
Incident Debrief: The Newhall Incident
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Wood, Mike
1300
1500
Lessons Gleaned from Research of High Profile Critical Incidents
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Norton, Travis
1300
1700
Integration of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in Law Enforcement
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Galante, Anthony
1300
1700
Maximizing Training and Improving Performance
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Weberg, Tobie
1300
1700
Millennials and Tactical Teams: Bridging the Gap
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Jaeckle, Dr. Tina
1300
1700
The Battle of Mogadishu: Are You Ready?
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Beighley, Jason | Bethge, Roy | Gadoury, Jamey
1300
1700
The Consummate SWAT Professional
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Hancock, Shawn
FRI
23
0800
1000
Building the Tactical Athlete: A Roadmap to High Performing Durable Operators FULL
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Long, Brice
0800
1000
Incident Debrief: Capitol Federal Savings and Loan Hostage Incident
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Branyon, Bart
0800
1000
Protecting Those Who Protect Us: Helping Brothers and Sisters to Recovery
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Wistocki, Richard
0800
1000
Tactical Lessons from the 60s - 70s
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Wood, Mike
0800
1200
Developing your SWAT Training Program
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Hardesty, Matt
0800
1200
MAGNUS Leadership: A Tactical Application of Reversal Theory for Enhanced Officer Wellness
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Scott Sr., Wellington
0800
1200
Policing Unmanned and Model Aircraft
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Galante, Anthony
0800
1200
Recruitment, Selection, and Retention of SWAT Personnel
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Golden, Theodore
0800
1200
Rescue Task Force: Public Safety's Current Jedi Mind Trick
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Etzin, James
0800
1200
Survival for the Tactical Team Leader
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Murphy, Dan
1000
1200
Incident Debrief: Hostage Rescue, Arizona
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Powell, Brandon
1000
1200
K-12 Active Shooter: The Knowledge to Win
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Ballis, Morgan
1000
1200
Lessons Gleaned from Research of High Profile Critical Incidents
SEMINAR
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Norton, Travis
1000
1200
Understanding the Relationship Between Tactics and Tempo
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Weberg, Tobie
1300
1500
Incident Debrief: The Newhall Incident
INCIDENT DEBRIEF
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED ON MULTIPLE DAYS
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Wood, Mike
1300
1500
The Down and Dirty of SWAT Command: An Honest Look at the Challenges of Being a SWAT Commander
SEMINAR
Course Length: 2 hours - Instructor: Golden, Theodore
1300
1500
Warrant Service Planning and Documentation
SEMINAR
Course Length: 4 hours - Instructor: Selleg, Jeff