Leadership Academy

May 16-19, 2017, Camp Ripley  (This class is now FULL)

Please email:  info@mnchiefs.org to be placed on the waiting list.

Registration for the Fall 2017 course will open in the coming months

(November 2016 Course materials)
(August 2016 Course materials)
(March 2016 Course Materials)

The Leadership Academy typically accommodates 30 attendees per session.

The Leadership Academy is a 3-1/2-day course for middle management personnel in law enforcement. Participants will develop skills on how to make a distinct transition from street officer to supervisor. The classes are designed with understanding that effective supervisionis critical to make a successful law enforcement agency.


Contact MCPA at 1-800-377-4058, 651-457-0677 or info@mnchiefs.org.

Class Curriculum (30 POST Credits)
The training Academy is taught by seasoned Minnesota instructors with a wealth of experience in police leadership.

Lessons Include:

  • Chaos Response
  • Ethical Considerations
  • Complaint Sorting/Handling Evaluations/Performance Appraisals
  • Critical Incident Management
  • Reflections on Leadership
  • Data Practices
  • Diversity Inclusion/Media Relations
  • Disciplinary Process Motivation and Team-building Emotional Fitness
  • Today's New Supervisor Technology for Today's Supervisor Supervisor Interventions