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Upcoming Trainings & Events

    • 23 Feb 2016
    • 8:00 AM
    • 24 Feb 2016
    • 5:00 PM
    • Washington County Sheriff's Office 215 Adams Hillsboro, OR 97123

    Class Title:

     Basic Background Investigations

    Target Audience:

    Priority seating for Law Enforcement, Corrections, Fire and Communications

    Sponsoring Agency:

    Oregon Peace Officers Association and The Washington County Sheriff's Office

    Date and Time:

    February 23rd and 24th, 2016  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (7:30-8:00 a.m. Check-in)       

    Cost:

    $130 dollars for current OPOA Members, $155 for non-members (Includes 1 year OPOA membership for qualified applicants)

    Training Location:

    Washington County Sheriff's Office         

    215 SW Adams Hillsboro, OR 97123

           

    Instructors:

    John Stratford, Washington County Sheriff's Office

    Royanne Mathiesen, Washington County Sheriff's Office

    Assistant County Counsel Paul Hathaway III, Washington County Office Of County Counsel

    Dr. Sherry L. Harden PsyD.

    DPSST Course Number:  16-0819

    Brief Overview:

    Background investigations are a complex process. This two day course will identify the goals, steps, and challenges in conducting background investigations.  Learn about legal issues including ADA, HIPA, confidentiality, due diligence and avoiding liability.  Traditional and on-line tools, resources and techniques will be discussed.  You will learn how to organize an interview and how to utilize listening techniques.  Learn what psychologists will need from a background investigation report.  Applicant and file tracking requirements and legal updates will be discussed as well. 

    Contact Information:

    Avena Glock at (971) 218-7161 or training1@opoa.info.

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Lodging Information:

    Available.

    Parking Information:

    Available.

    Supplies Needed:

     None.
    • 25 Feb 2016
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Eugene Emergency Services Training Center 1705 West 2nd Avenue Eugene, OR 97042

    Class Title:

     Evidence Officer's Training       

    Target Audience:

    Evidence Officers and Law Enforcement

    Sponsoring Agency:

    OPOA Sub-Chapter: Oregon Association of Property and Evidence

    Date and Time:

    February 25, 2016, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

    Cost:

    $40 Checks should be made payable to Oregon Association for Property & Evidence and mailed to the below address.

    Training Location:

    Eugene Emergency Services Training Center  1705 West 2nd Avenue

    Eugene, OR 97042

    Instructors:

    Sgt. Derel Schultz, Eugene Police Dept.

    Chief Deputy DA Erik Hasselman, Lane County

    Oregon State Police Crime Lab 

    Brief Overview:

    Topics include clearning loaded firearms with some hands on training options, courtroom testimony, appellate processes and preservation of biological evidence, changes in various processes at the state crime lab and the 10 most common submission mistakes.

    Contact Information:

    Marci Peters Marci.peters@ci.mcminnville.or.us 503-434-2345

    Flyer:

           
    Flyer for OAPEO class.pdf

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Lodging Information:

    La Quinta Inn has extended a rate of $99, plus 10.5% lodging tax to our group. Individuals should call the hotel directly at 541-344-8335 and ask for the OPOA Property & Evidence Training room block. Cutoff date for this rate is February 10, 2016.

    Parking Information:

    Available.

    Supplies Needed:

    None.

    • 27 Feb 2016
    • 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Keizer Civic Center 930 Chemawa Rd. NE Keizer, OR 97303

    Class Title:

     Oregon Association of Reserve Peace Officers 2016 Training Conference 

    Target Audience:

    Reserve officers and full-time officers

    Sponsoring Agency:

    OPOA Sub-Chapter: Oregon Association of Reserve Peace Officers

    Date and Time:

    February 27, 2016, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

    Cost:

    $60 Reserve Officers; $70 Full time Officers

    Lunch included

    Checks payable to:

    OARPO c/o Jessica VanHorn

    PO Box 3686 Tualatin OR, 97062

    Training Location:

    Keizer Civic Center 930 Chemawa Rd. NE

    Keizer, OR 97303       

    Instructors:

    Various, see flyer               

    Brief Overview:

    Officer involved incidents, search and seizure, major case walk through and maximizing your reserve experience. 

    Contact Information:

    Jessica VanHorn 971-264-0759

    OARPOsecretary@gmail.com

    Flyer:

           

    OARPOFLIER2016-1.pdf

    Registrationform2016-1.pdf

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Lodging Information:

    Government Rate Avaialbe:

    Quality Suites 504-390-4733

    Parking Information:

    Available.

    Supplies Needed:

    None.

    • 22 Apr 2016
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue 1400 West 8th St. The Dalles, OR 97058
    • 32

    Class Title:

     Basic Search Warrant Writing       

    Target Audience:

    *** Law Enforcement Only***

    Sponsoring Agency:

    Oregon Peace Officers Association and The Dalles Police Department

    Date and Time:

    April 22, 2016  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (7:30-8:00 a.m. Check-in)       

    Cost:

    $65 dollars for current OPOA Members, $85 for non-members (Includes 1 year OPOA membership for qualified applicants)

    Training Location:

    Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue

    1400 West 8th St. The Dalles OR 97058

           

    Instructors:

    Lt. Steve Salle (Ret. Chief of Police St. Helens PD)
    DPSST Course Number:  16-1124

    Brief Overview:

    Course Objectives: This class is for officers and new detectives who want to learn the basics and art of search warrant writing.  The ability to write a legally acceptable affidavit and search warrant is the corner stone of many investigations.  This 8 hour course will cover the basic concepts of law and process as it relates to search warrant writing.

    Contact Information:

    Avena Glock at (971) 218-7161 or training1@opoa.info.

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Lodging Information:

    Available.

    Parking Information:

    Available.

    Supplies Needed:

    ***Please bring a laptop or similar, you will be writing a search warrant in class!***      
    • 12 May 2016
    • 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Keizer Police Department 930 Chemawa Rd. NE Keizer, OR 97303
    • 25

    Class Title:

    Infant & Child Death Investigations

    Target Audience:

    *** Law Enforcement Only***

    Sponsoring Agency:

    Oregon Peace Officers Association and Keizer Police Department

    Date and Time:

    May 12, 2016, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (8:00 a.m. Check-in)

    Cost:

    $65 dollars for current OPOA Members, $85 for non-members (Includes 1 year OPOA membership for qualified applicants)

    Training Location:

    Keizer Police Department

    930 Chemawa Rd. NE Keizer, OR 97303

    Instructors:

            Jennifer Schindell, MA, F-ABMDI.

    Jennifer is a Board Certified Fellow with the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators and past Chief Deputy Medical Examiner for Linn and Benton Counties. She is also a registered nurse with extensive critical care/trauma experience. Schindell is a past instructor for the Linn Benton CC Criminal Justice program, UC Riverside Forensic Nursing Program Oregon State Medicolegal Death Investigator Program & the Oregon State University eCampus Anthropology program.   She received a Master’s in Medical Anthropology from Oregon State University with a focus on physiology. Her thesis research project was a multijurisdictional study of law enforcement experiences related to infant death investigations.             

    DPSST Course Number:  16-0800

    Brief Overview:

    Course Objectives:

     Students will learn about current best practice guidelines - and specific challenges faced by law enforcement - in the setting of infant death investigation.  Critical investigation components will be discussed in detail using a case-review approach and a focus will be placed on the value of a diligent and thoughtful approach to these complex and challenging cases.  Students will be introduced to practical infant growth & development considerations as well as the importance of medical & social history acquisition.  The roles of both patrol first responders and detectives will be addressed.  Collaboration with EMS, medical staff and medical examiner representatives will be emphasized

    Contact Information:

    Avena Glock at (971) 218-7161 or training1@opoa.info

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Lodging Information:

    None.

    Parking Information:

    Available.

    Supplies Needed:

    None.

    • 17 May 2016
    • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Florence Police Department 900 Greenwood St. Florence, OR 97439

    Class Title:

    Revised and Updated! The Impact of Marijuana Legalization

    Target Audience:

    *** Law Enforcement Only***

    Sponsoring Agency:

    Oregon Peace Officers Association

    Date and Time:

    May 17, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (8:30-9:00 a.m. Check-in)

    Cost:

    $65 dollars for current OPOA Members, $85 for non-members (Includes 1 year OPOA membership for qualified applicants)

    Training Location:

    900 Greenwood St. Florence, OR 97439

    Instructors:

    Sgt. Robert Hayes - Albany Police Department

    Deena Ryerson -
    Senior AAG, TSRP,

    Oregon DOJ

    DPSST Course Number:   16-1122

    Brief Overview:

    Course Objectives: Get the latest updates from the most recent legislative session in February!  This course will help you to understand Oregon’s new marijuana law as it pertains to law enforcement and discuss the ways in which it will affect how you do your job!

    Contact Information:

    Avena Glock at 971-218-7161 
    Or training1@opoa.info

    Attire:

    Business Casual

    Lodging Information:

    Available.

    Parking Information:

    Available.

    Supplies Needed:

    None.

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