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)
Course Information

Leadership Academy

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

Critical Issues Forum: Law Enforcement Solutions to the Mental Health Crisis

December 13, 2017 | Schneider Theater in Bloomington

Strength & Resiliency: A Tactical Approach to Wellness

January 25, March 22, June 7 | MCPA Training Center New Brighton

Executive Training Institute

April 22 - 25, 2018, Duluth

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

MCPA Sponsored Training

Peer Support and Outreach Training

November 9, 2017, NJPA, Staples

From Dinasour To Digital: The media evolution
November 2, 2017, Anoka County Sheriff's Office, Anoka

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

Profiling Officer Termination and Arbitration Case Study
November 30, 2017, Bloomington Police Department

Thanks to MCPA's Academic Partners



MCPA 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.

 Upcoming 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)



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.