Civilian Leadership:

Development for the Non-Sworn Public Employee

- in Lakewood, CO, USA

Lakewood Police Dept.
445 S. Allison Pkwy.
Lakewood, CO 80228

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Credits:TCOLE Credit will be available

Overview

This course is aimed at current and future leaders, specifically non-sworn personnel. This three-day seminar will provide key principles of leadership, communication and character development that will enhance the ability of all employees to motivate, teach and lead each other in a team-oriented manner to achieve maximum performance. Using a combination of dialogue, practical exercises, case study and research, participants will be exposed to a varity of adult learning models and will become stronger, more confident leaders.

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Topics

  • Leadership Styles and Communication
  • Conflict Management
  • Collaborative Negotiation
  • Principled Leadership
  • Ethics and Ethical Decision Making
  • Building an Organizational Culture of Integrity

Over the course of this program, each participant will develop:

  1. A personalized leadership philosophy and value system.
  2. A “snapshot” of their personal and professional leadership style, and insights on the ways in which their style blends or conflicts with others.
  3. A “road map” of specific personal and organizational steps that can be employed to build or enhance an agency-wide “culture of integrity.”

Tuition

Tuition includes all instruction and handouts. Lodging and meals are excluded.

  • $500 Non-Member
  • $450 ILEA Member

Who Should Attend

All non-sworn level employees: new supervisors, veteran supervisors interested in “sharpening their saw”, or “up and coming” future leaders.

Schedule and Faculty

Daily 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Faculty

  • Galia Cohen, PhD
    Senior Lecturer, The University of Texas at Dallas

Dr. Galia Cohen is a senior lecturer at The University of Texas at Dallas and an organizational development specialist with more than 10 years of experience in teaching, training and consulting in the public sector.

Dr. Cohen specializes in human resource management and organizational behavior. She develops and conducts leadership development workshops and programs for law enforcement executives and local government employees across the United States.

Dr. Cohen received her B.A. in Psychology and her M.A. in Organizational Sociology from Bar-Ilan University, Israel. She holds a Ph.D. in Public Affairs from the University of Texas at Dallas.

  • Gregory Smith, MA
    Director, Institute for Law Enforcement Administration

Prior to his appointment as Director, Mr. Gregory Smith served ILEA for more than 17 years. Mr. Smith holds a Master of Arts degree in Sociology (specializing in Social Psychology) from the University of Texas at Arlington and a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Science, with Minors in Multi-Cultural Education and Military Science from Ball State University.

Overnight Accommodations

  • Hampton Inn Denver West
    137 Union Blvd Lakewood, CO 80228  
  • Hyatt House Belmar
    7310 W Alaska Dr, Lakewood, CO 80226
  • Holiday Inn Lakewood
    7390 W Hampden Ave, Lakewood, CO 80227

TCOLE Credit

Successful graduates of this course will receive 21 hours of Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (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.

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.

Privacy Policy

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