2017 Training and Events

CLEO and Command Academy

October 16-20, 2017 (Camp Ripley) (Cost $580 for members, includes all meals and lodging; other price points available)

Leadership Academy

December 5-8, 2017 (Camp Ripley) (Cost $525 for members, includes all meals and lodging; other price points available)

Executive Training Institute

April 22 - 25, 2018, Duluth, MN

Advanced CLEO and Command Seminar

2016-17 Seminar Concludes at ETI; next course is targeted to begin September 2018
Click here for the 2016-17 itinerary and learning objectives

Other MCPA Sponsored Training

Profiling Officer Termination and Arbitration Case Study, September 14, New Brighton Public Safety Building

Peer Support and Outreach Training,
September 27, 2017, Le Sueur, MN
November 9, 2017, NJPA, Staples

Police and the Press Media Training, November 2, 2017, Anoka Co, Sheriff's Office

Body-worn Camera Training, November 9, 2017, Staples, MN
(Free for NJPA Region 5 members)

Thanks to MCPA's Academic Partners



The Minnesota Chiefs of Police Association is a leader in training for police executives. The association is driven by the values of professionalism, leadership and lifelong learning, and regard these values as essential to excellence in executive policing.

 Up coming leadership training offered by other Minnesota law enforcement groups:

altPATROL -- (Various online courses all year long)

40-Hour and 8-Hour CIT Training Courses (Various times and locations)

Basic SRO Course, August 14-18 – Shakopee PD (Register here)


Courses Offered by the St. Paul Police Professional Development Institute

EVOC Instructor Class is now Sept 25-29, 2017.  The June class had to be rescheduled.
Crowd Management-MFF- 2 day school, Sept 18-19, 2017.
Crowd Management for Command Level Personnel (1-day), Sept 20, 2017.
ITTS-Intermediate Pistol Course, August 29-30, 2017.  
Warrant Service/Threat Reduction Strategies for Patrol Officers, Supervisors and Investigators, September 18-19, 2017.
Report Writing for Law Enforcement, November 15, 2017.