The Police Trainers topic helps trainers keep up with the latest training methods and ideas being tried across the country, and is an invaluable resource for any officer who wants to add the word “trainer” to the resume. For the police trainer, passing along the knowledge gained over a long and successful career is often the only thing “better” than being a cop on the street.
In this PoliceOne TV original, Betsy Brantner-Smith talks with Eckhard Niebergrall about situations that he has encountered as the President of the Police Trainer Organization of Germany and the importance of international cooperation. This organization provides trainers with the opportunity to develop programs and bring them back to their agencies or academies.
Manny Kapelsohn speaks with Betsy Brantner-Smith about the importance of IALEFI and explains why he encourages all firearms instructors to join. This week long training course provides firearms instructors with the skills and information they need in order to feel prepared for any situation they may encounter.
In this PoliceOneTV Original, Betsy Brantner-Smith speaks with a group of firearms instructors from Trinidad at IALEFI 2009. The instructors discuss the issues that they commonly encounter while patrolling the streets in Trinidad and the types of training and rifles that they provide their patrol officers with.