Calendar of events

February 4, 2021 WEBINAR

From the minute you step into the puppy mill, it is important to capture the images and the cacophony of the living conditions.  Large Scale seizures all have the same thing in common; numerous animals.  How to document the scene at a puppy mill to make sure you tell the story.  As a prosecutor...


February 6, 2021 to February 9, 2021 EVENT

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Location: JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004

February 11, 2021 WEBINAR

How well do you perceive your own actions and behaviors impacts the way you treat others? During this session, we’ll discuss the importance of Self-Perception and Self-Awareness in the context of Public Safety and Criminal Justice, and how A wrong tactical move or a poor choice of communication...


March 11, 2021 WEBINAR

Can you walk in someone else’s shoes? How you relate to others can impact a situation’s outcome. This combination of social and emotional components work together and influence not only how well we utilize our skills of self-perception, self-expression, but also the way we build and maintain...


March 16, 2021 WEBINAR

Motivational Conversation is the process of using questions to move people in a well-intended direction.  The questions are used to create conversations which lead to relationship building, or rapport.  As law enforcement officers, we engage community members on a daily basis where we are...


March 23, 2021 WEBINAR

Psychology Safety is a belief that one will not be punished or humiliated for speaking up with ideas, questions, concerns or mistakes. Sounds easy and maybe a little “soft”. But psychological safety, or lack thereof, can reduce accidental deaths in hospitals. In public safety, it can create a...


April 15, 2021 WEBINAR

Can you accurately read a situation and understand what’s really happening? Can you pick up on the emotional undercurrents that could be charging the environment?

Decisions and the decision-making process can be influenced by our emotions. Understanding how our emotions can influence our...


April 29, 2021 WEBINAR

When should you charge?  Is it Simple or Gross Neglect?  When does it rise to Cruelty?  Do you know?  Are you letting them slide when you should be charging them?  This presentation will examine how to make the call.  We will have interactive slides and interactive participation with a...


May 6, 2021 WEBINAR

The need for Community Building has become increasingly complex.  Motivational Conversation is a method where building relationships through the use of well-placed questions will lead to better relationships with the public.

The necessity for good relationships between the criminal...


May 20, 2021 WEBINAR

Public safety is fraught with stressful and tense situations. Your Emotional Intelligence can help you navigate these challenging situations effectively by capitalizing on your own flexibility, ability to tolerate and manage stress, and even your optimism.

During this webinar we will...