This course is designed for first-line supervisors and middle-level management. It should be of interest to law enforcement agencies concerned with the professionalism of their management team. This is the only independent four-week school in the nation for police supervisors and recognizes the importance of supervision as a major management function in law enforcement. The curriculum focuses on the transition from "street policing" to management, especially the social and personal adjustments.
Tuition includes all instruction and handouts. Lodging and meals are excluded.
- $1475 ILEA Member
- $1575 Non-member
Download the Brochure (pdf)For more details, download the online brochure.
- Case Study: Leadership Styles Under Stress
- Community Policing: Practical Approaches for Servant Leadership
- Conflict and Conflict Resolution
- Ethics in Law Enforcement
- Fierce Conversations
- Fundamentals of Employee-Relations
- Law Enforcement and Family Violence
- Leadership Styles and Communication
- Legal Issues: Liability, Supervisory Negligence and Case Law
- Managing Across Generations
- Media Relations
- Motivation and Counseling
- Organizatonal Theory
- Professional Writing
- Role Identification and Transition
- R.O.P.E.S. Course
- Servant Leadership
- Sexual Harassment
- Statistics for Law Enforcement Supervisors
- Stress Management
- The Loudest Duck
- Your Future in Supervision
Download Course Synopsis (pdf)For detailed descriptions of topics,
download the online synopsis.
Who Should Attend
This program is well suited for experienced, newly-promoted or aspiring first-line supervisors, especially those seeking supervisory excellence in a law enforcement environment.
Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
- Matt Clem, Captain, North Richland Hills Police Department, TX
- Cheryl L. Dunlop, Director of Administrative Services, City of Rockwall, TX
- David Golden, Senior Intelligence Officer, TSA/Department of Homeland Security, Dallas, TX
- Richard Holden, Ph.D., Scholar-in-Residence, ILEA and Professor, UNT-Dallas
- John Lawton, Deputy Chief, Dallas Police Department, TX
- Laura Liswood, Secretary General, Council of Women World Leaders
- Michael J. Mirarchi, Attorney and Employment Relations Consultant, Plano, TX
- Patt Scheckel-Hollingsworth, Regional Police Academy Supervisor, NCTCOG Regional Police Academy, Arlington, TX
- A. Jay Six, Jr., Chief Deputy, Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office, Fort Worth, TX
- Gregory Smith, M.A., Director, ILEA
- Warren Spencer, Attorney at Law, Euless, TX
- Darren Stevens, Assistant Chief, Frisco Police Department, TX
- Kristin Spivey, Detention Manager, Grand Prairie Police Department, TX
- Mark Stallo, Ph.D., Lieutenant, Dallas Police Department
- Robert W. Taylor, Ph.D., Professor, University of Dallas, TX
- Mac Tristan, Chief, Coppell Police Department, TX
- John Thorpe, Captain (Ret.), Irving Police Department, TX
- Diane C. Wetherbee, Attorney at Law, McKinney, TX
Nearby Extended Stay Hotels
- Home 2
Address: 2000 Parkwood Blvd, Frisco, TX 75034
Phone: (972) 377-7300
Distance from CAIL: 2.5 miles
Amenities: free Wi-Fi, free outdoor parking, breakfast not included, onsite washer/dryer
- Residence Inn
Address: 5001 Whitestone Ln, Plano, TX 75024
Phone: (972) 473-6761
Distance from CAIL: 2.2 miles
Amenities: free wifi, free outdoor parking, free breakfast, pets welcome
- Townplace Suites
Address: 5005 Whitestone Ln, Plano, TX 75024
Phone: (972) 943-8200
Distance from CAIL: 2.0 miles
Amenities: free Wi-Fi, free outdoor parking, free breakfast, pets welcome
- Aloft Plano
Address: 6853 Dallas Pkwy, Plano, TX 75024
Phone: (972) 473-6761
Distance from CAIL: 1.2 miles
Amenities: free Wi-Fi, free outdoor parking, breakfast not included, pets welcome
Law enforcement personnel attending this course are eligible for one hundred twenty (120) hours of Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer (TCOLE) credit.
Course Cancellation Policy
Occasionally, the Institute for Law Enforcement Administration (ILEA) may be forced to cancel a scheduled program. Whenever possible, the decision to cancel is made at least fourteen days prior to the start of the program, and registered participants are notified once that decision has been made. If the distance to the training site requires that you make airline and/or hotel reservations, please contact ILEA (+1.972.244.3430) to inquire about the status of any program before making travel arrangements. While paid registrations in cancelled courses will be refunded in full, ILEA will not be responsible for monetary loss due to cancellations or changes in airline or hotel reservations.
The Institute for Law Enforcement Administration provides professional education and technical support to the law enforcement community.
A registrant in an ILEA program must be a sworn officer; a civilian employee of a law enforcement department; or an employee of a municipal, county or state agency.
Anyone interested in attending an ILEA program who does not meet the above standard requirements will need to request advance approval. Such requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis.