School of Police Supervision

What’s a supervisor? What’s a leader? What’s the difference?

- in Plano, Texas, USA

ILEA Headquarters
at The Center for American and International Law
5201 Democracy Drive
Plano, Texas 75024

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Credits:120 Hours TCOLE Credit

Overview

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

Tuition includes all instruction and handouts. Lodging and meals are excluded.
  • $1550 ILEA Member
  • $1650 Non-member

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For more details, download the online brochure.

Topics

  • Accountability
  • Building Financial Strength in Police Families
  • Community Policing: A Practical Approach
  • Conflict and Conflict Resolution
  • Critical Thinking
  • Ethics and Diversity
  • Fierce Conversations
  • Followership
  • FLSA
  • Honoring Boundaries
  • Law Enforcement and Family Violence
  • Leadership Styles and Communication
  • Legacy Ethics
  • Legal Issues: Liability, Supervisory Negligence and Case Law
  • Managing Across Generations
  • Media Relations
  • Motivation and Counseling
  • Procedural Justice
  • Professional Writing
  • Reset the Clock
  • Role Identification and Transition
  • R.O.P.E.S. Course
  • Servant Leadership
  • Statistics for Law Enforcement Supervisors
  • Stress Management

Faculty

  • Matt Clem, Captain, North Richland Hills Police Department, TX
  • Nick Daugherty, Sergeant, Grand Prairie Police Department
  • Jeffrey Garner, Lieutenant, North Richland Hills Police Department, TX
  • David Golden, Senior Intelligence Officer, TSA/Department of Homeland Security, Dallas, TX
  • Richard Holden, Ph.D., Scholar-in-Residence, ILEA
  • John Lawton, Deputy Chief, Dallas Police Department, TX
  • Tarrick McGuire, Lieutenant, Arlington Police Department, TX
  • Michael J. Mirarchi, Attorney and Employment Relations Consultant, Plano, TX
  • Ryan D. Pittman, Director/Partner, Abernathy, Roeder, Boyd & Joplin, McKinney, TX
  • Patt Scheckel-Hollingsworth, Regional Police Academy Supervisor, NCTCOG Regional Police Academy, Arlington, TX
  • Gregory Smith, M.A., Director, ILEA
  • Warren Spencer, Attorney at Law, Euless, TX
  • Mark Stallo, Ph.D., Lieutenant, Dallas Police Department
  • Darren Stevens, Assistant Chief, Frisco Police Department, TX
  • Kristin Swanson, Detention Manager, Grand Prairie Police Department, TX
  • John Thorpe, Captain (Ret.), Irving Police Department, TX
  • Mac Tristan, Chief, Coppell Police Department, TX

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.

Schedule

Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 3:30 pm

TCOLE Credit

Law enforcement personnel attending this course are eligible for one hundred twenty (120) hours of Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer (TCOLE) credit.

Overnight Accommodations

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

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.

Eligibility Policy

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.

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Registrar: +1.972.244.3404
ILEA: +1.972.244.3430
Fax: +1.972.244.3431
E-Mail:ilea@cailaw.org