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 PoliceOneTV video, Betsy Brantner-Smith speaks with Andrew Hinz of TASER Intl. about the medical and technical services they offer. The medical and technical division of TASER works with law enforcement agencies to help them interpret whether or not the device was used properly and to provide them with additional support during investigations.
In this PoliceOneTV video, Betsy Brantner-Smith speaks with Dave S., a senior Master Instructor for TASER Intl. about TASER's new training targets and discusses how the targets have changed in the past few years.
Renowned police trainer, Kathy Vonk, discusses her use of heart rate monitors to help academy participants realize how hard they are working themselves. Monitors are commonly used to measure stress performance in reality based training.
The most effective weapon that we have in the United States is the uniform roster that we have out on the streets. Ed Lovette talks about the ways in which we can provide patrol officers with the information they need in order to actively be on the lookout for terrorism. Officers on duty have to take a proactive approach while simultaneously using the reactive approach that is more common among patrol officers.