Calendar of events

March 21, 2018 WEBINAR

The history of FLSA, key definitions such as hours worked, exempt and not exempt employees and how that is decided, overtime. comp time, remedies for violations and liability reduction, alternative work schedules and record keeping requirements.

Presenter: Rick Hodsdon,...

March 22, 2018 to March 23, 2018 TRAINING

March 22-23, 2018
Thursday, March 22nd: 8:00 – 5:00
Friday, March 23rd: 8:00 – 12:30

Host Agency: Anoka County Sheriff's Office

Training Site: ACSO Community Room, 13301 Hanson Blvd. NW, Andover, MN 55304


Location: ACSO Community Room, 13301 Hanson Blvd. NW, Andover, MN 55304

April 8, 2018 to April 14, 2018 TRAINING

FIRST-TERM SHERIFFS - Apply by January 31, 2018 at [Must be NSA member to attend!]

Originally conceived in the early 1970's by the late Ferris E. Lucas (NSA Executive Director) and enabled by a grant from the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, the...

Location: National Correctional Academy, 11900 East Cornell Avenue, Aurora, Colorado 80014

April 9, 2018 to April 10, 2018 TRAINING

Host Agency: Escambia County Domestic Violence Coalition and the Santa Rosa Domestic Violence Coalition

Training Site: University of West Florida Conference Center – Building 22, 11000 University Parkway, Pensacola, FL 32514


April 12, 2018 WEBINAR

Learn how to optimize your organization by installing a Continuous Improvement Team, engage in Strategic Management, and Lead Change in your culture for positive community impact.

Presenters: Dr. Terry D. Anderson, Chief Leadership Officer, International Academy of Public...

April 18, 2018 WEBINAR

The United States Supreme Court has given great guidance regarding searches in the custodial setting of a jail distinct from the search requirements used for law enforcement.  A thorough review of the leading Supreme Court decisions and their applications will be discussed.  Searches of clothing...

April 24, 2018 to April 26, 2018 TRAINING

The “School Based Threat, Risk and Vulnerability Assessment” (SBTRVA) Training was developed to assist campus security, school administration, staff and employees, responders from all emergency response disciplines including; Law Enforcement; Fire Service, Emergency Medical,...

Location: 742 Ten Rod Road, Exeter, RI 02822

April 25, 2018 WEBINAR

Key terms and definitions, who is covered, requirements for leave and reinstatement, intermittent leave, liability reduction options and reduction of leave abuse.

Presenter: Rick Hodsdon, Esq., Minnesota Sheriffs' Association

May 8, 2018 to May 9, 2018 TRAINING

Hosted by Nebraska State Patrol

This two-day training is open to members of law enforcement, criminal justice, advocacy agencies, and other community organizations involved with domestic violence prevention and awareness.

An expert law enforcement officer teaches the five main...

Location: North Platte, NE

May 10, 2018 WEBINAR

With declining budgets, many criminal justice agencies have incorporated volunteer, part-time, and ‘hybrid’ law enforcement personnel to optimize organizational performance.  Practical implementation strategies will be outlined to enhance agency effectiveness and efficiency.