The comprehensive instruction covers different areas routinely addressed by local law enforcement. The sessions have been designed to incorporate an interactive format, providing participants with a hands-on experience whenever practical. Instructors are certified police officers, supervisors and other personnel with expertise in various areas.
Enrollment for 2016 will open soon. Classes are held Thursday evenings from 6-9 p.m. with no class held the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's.
Topics covered include:
History of the Waukee Police Department
Police professional standards and ethics
Police patrol tactics
School Resource Officer (SRO) program and juvenile crime