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Upcoming Training Opportunities Complete Calendar


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Instructor Development Course (Class Full)

Mar. 04 - Mar. 12, 2024

Instructor Development 2024 7-Day Instructor Development Application Course Description Instructor Development Course The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting an Instructor Development Course on March 4th – 12th, 2024. This is a 7-day school. Course Information Class size is limited. Students must have a minimum of two years’ experience with a criminal […]

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Women in Command (Class is Full)

Mar. 06 - Mar. 07, 2024

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Pistol Mounted Optics Instructor – Bristol, VA

Mar. 12 - Mar. 14, 2024

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Leading from the Trenches (Class is Full)

Mar. 13 - Mar. 14, 2024

Leading from the Trenches is a class designed for non-supervisory law enforcement, corrections and communications officers to realize and embrace their leadership roles within their organizations. Officers often believe that they have little or no value within the organization except to make arrests, write reports and issue citations. The reality is that an organizations true […]

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Background Investigations for Police Applicants

Mar. 14 - Mar. 15, 2024

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Peer Support Critical Incident Stress Management

Mar. 25 - Mar. 27, 2024

Peer Support Professional Pamphlet   Registration will be handled through TRACER

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Law Enforcement Knife

Mar. 25 - Mar. 26, 2024

Law Enforcement Knife 2024 Course Title:             LAW ENFORCEMENT KNIFE 2 Day – 16 Hour DCJS In-service MIR Dates & Time:           March 25-26, 2024  0800-1700hrs Cost:                           Free – Member agencies $200 – Non-member agencies Registration: Class size is limited to 30 participants. Early registration is encouraged. Register through TRACER Contact Bobby Nichols for questions. Course Description: Prior knife […]

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Struggle Well – First Responder Wellness Training DCJS

Mar. 27 - Mar. 27, 2024

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Peer Support Critical Incident Stress Management Re-cert

Mar. 28 - Mar. 28, 2024

Peer Support Professional Pamphlet   This one-day Peer Support Critical Incident Stress Management Training is for those that have taken the Full 3-day class previously and need to complete a Re-Certification.   Registration will be handed through TRACER

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Freedom of Information Law Enforcement Records – FOIA (Morning Session is Full)

Mar. 28 - Mar. 28, 2024

FOIA Training 2024 Freedom of Information Law Enforcement Records The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be hosting Virginnia Freedom of Information Advisory Council Law Enforcement Records class. This course provides an overview of the procedures for making and responding to public records request and address records and procedures specific to law-enforcement such as […]

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Crisis Intervention Training (Class is Full)

Apr. 01 - Apr. 05, 2024

The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be hosting a five-day, forty-hour (40) Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training from April 1 through April 5 2024. The course is open to current law enforcement officers, corrections officers, mental health professionals, health care professionals and other specialist’s integral to the recognition and treatment of mental illness. Highlights: […]

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Field Training Officer School for Jail Officers

Apr. 01 - Apr. 04, 2024

Field Training Officer Jailer-April 2024 Field Training Officer School for Jail Officers Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Field Training Officer School for Jail Officers on April 1, 2024 – April 4, 2024. This training will be driven toward jail officers and their daily operations. Course Highlights ·        Elements of an […]

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TRN On-Line Session 1

Apr. 03 - Apr. 03, 2024

TRN 2024 Session 1 On-Line Courses   See the link above for 2024 Session 1 On-Line training courses   Dashboard Login | TRN (trnpc.com) Session opens on January 4, 2024 Session closes on April 3, 2024


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87th Jailor Basic School

Apr. 05 - Jun. 07, 2024

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124th Law Enforcement Basic School

Apr. 08 - Aug. 29, 2024

Pre-Testing for P.T. Entry Standards will be held on Wednesday, March 13th at 1:00 pm. Agencies are encouraged to send officers that are registered to attend but it is not required. Orientation will begin at 9:00 am on April 5, 2024. Entry Level Registration / Physical Form can be found on the Forms Page. State […]

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ALS Less Lethal Instructor Course

Apr. 22 - Apr. 24, 2024

Instruction by: Paul Widener, ALS Certified Master Instructor This three-day certification course will prepare instructors to develop and implement departmental training programs in each of the topic areas, each of which is one day of instruction (Chemical, Impact, and NFDD). Departments desiring to become/remain certified in an individual discipline may register for a single topic […]

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Firearms Instructor Course

Apr. 29 - May. 07, 2024

Firearms Instructor 2024 Course Description Firearms Instructor Course The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Firearms Instructor Course on April 29th – May 7th, 2024. Please note: This is a seven-day school that includes patrol rifle training and Red Dot Sight for pistol training (Pistols with RDS’s are not required). Course […]


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First-Line Supervisor Training

May. 13 - May. 17, 2024

The Southwest Virgina Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a First-Line Supervisors School on May 13-17, 2024. Training Topics Include: FOIA/Media Relations Response to Resistance Managing Hypervigilance Civil Liability Employment Law Supervising Multiple Generations Duty to Intervene Officer Induced Jeopardy Surviving Verbal Conflict Leadership and Ethics Dealing with Toxic Employees Tuition: Free to member […]

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Centrifuge VCQB Instructor (Class is Full)

May. 27 - May. 31, 2024

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Organizational Leadership & Problem Solving – Southern Police Institute

Jun. 10 - Jun. 14, 2024

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Mechanical Breaching & Tactical Ballistic Shield Instructor Course

Jun. 10 - Jun. 14, 2024

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Mechanical Breaching “Team One Network”

Jun. 10 - Jun. 12, 2024

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Tactical Ballistic Shield Instructor – Team One Network

Jun. 12 - Jun. 14, 2024

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Speed Measurement Instructor Course

Jun. 17 - Jun. 20, 2024

Speed Measurement Instructor 2024 Speed Measurement Instructor Course Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Speed Measurement Instructor Course on June 17th-20th, 2024. This course will certify those who successfully complete as instructors for both Radar and LIDAR. Course Information Class size is limited. Students must have a minimum of two years’ […]

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62nd Dispatcher Basic

Jun. 24 - Jun. 28, 2024

62nd Dispatcher Basic   June 24th – 28th, 2024

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Precision Immobilization Technique P.I.T. Training (Class is Full)

Jun. 24 - Jun. 25, 2024

P.I.T. Training June 2024 Precision Immobilization Technique (P.I.T.) Training The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Precision Immobilization Technique (P.I.T.) Class on June 24 – 25, 2024. Course Description: This course is designed to provide the law enforcement officer with the skills and knowledge necessary to properly perform the Precision Immobilization […]

Walters State Public Safety Center


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2024 Legal Update – Smyth County

Jun. 24 - Jun. 24, 2024

Legal Updates Smyth County 2024 2024 Legal UpdateTraining The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be sponsoring a 2024 Legal Update Training.   There will be two sessions on June 24th, 2024. 8am-12pm and 1pm- 5pm.   This training will be conducted at the Smyth County Sheriff’s Office training room and is being taught […]

Smyth County Sheriff's Office


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Basic Human Tracking

Jun. 24 - Jun. 26, 2024

The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Basic Human Tracking School from June 24-26, 2024. This school will be taught by experienced tracking instructors from the Dept. of Wildlife Resources tracking cadre. Course Topics: This class will focus on the basic understanding of human tracking operations to include: • Learn and […]

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Advanced Search and Seizure

Jun. 25 - Jun. 25, 2024

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SWAT Basic

Jul. 15 - Jul. 19, 2024

SWAT Announcement 2024 Basic SWAT School The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Basic SWAT School from July 15th – July 19th, 2024. This school will be taught by experienced SWAT Operators from our member agencies who will address various tactical training topics in our region. Course Topics:  This class will focus […]

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Advanced Instructor Development Training

Jul. 17 - Jul. 19, 2024

Advanced Instructor Development – July 2024 Advanced Instructor Development Training  July 17-19, 2024  Advanced Instructor Development Training is a three-day interactive course designed for instructors who want to improve their presentation skills, form better classroom connections with the students, and develop greater confidence in their instructional abilities. This class will also help you develop a […]

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125th Law Enforcement Basic School

Jul. 22 - Dec. 12, 2024

Pre-Testing for P.T. Entry Standards will be held on Wednesday, June 26th at 9:00 am. Agencies are encouraged to send officers that are registered to attend but it is not required. Orientation will begin at 9:00 am on July 19, 2024. Entry Level Registration / Physical Form can be found on the Forms Page. State […]

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FBI Interviewing & Interrogations Class

Jul. 22 - Jul. 23, 2024

FBI Interview & Interrogation FBI Interviewing & Interrogations Class The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be hosting an Interviewing & Interrogations Class being conducted by the FBI on July 22-23, 2024.  This two-day course is designed specifically for law enforcement officers and will provide continuing education on various disciplines to include active listening, […]

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88th Jailor Basic School

Jul. 26 - Oct. 04, 2024

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Patrol Rifle Instructor – Team One Network

Aug. 12 - Aug. 16, 2024

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Field Training Officer School for Law Enforcement

Sep. 09 - Sep. 13, 2024

Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Field Training Officer School for Law Enforcement on September 9, 2024 – September 13, 2024. This training will be driven toward Law Enforcement Officers and their daily operations. Course Highlights Elements of an Effective FTO Program Teaching Ethical Decision Making Motivation Techniques for FTO’s The […]

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Instructor Development Course

Sep. 23 - Oct. 01, 2024

Instructor Development September 2024 7-Day Instructor Development Course The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting an Instructor Development Course on September 23rd – October 1st, 2024. This is a 7-day school. Course Information ·        Class size is limited. ·        Students must have a minimum of two years’ experience with a criminal justice […]

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Crisis Intervention Training

Sep. 23 - Sep. 27, 2024

The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be hosting a five-day, forty-hour (40) Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training from September 23 through September 27, 2024. The course is open to current law enforcement officers, corrections officers, mental health professionals, health care professionals and other specialist’s integral to the recognition and treatment of mental illness. […]

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89th Jailor Basic School

Oct. 04 - Dec. 13, 2024

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Strategic Management for 21st Century Policing – Southern Police Institute

Oct. 07 - Oct. 11, 2024

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Leading From the Trenches

Oct. 14 - Oct. 15, 2024

Leading from the Trenches Leading from the Trenches is a class designed for non-supervisory law enforcement, corrections and communications officers to realize and embrace their leadership roles within their organizations. Officers often believe that they have little or no value within the organization except to make arrests, write reports and issue citations. The reality is […]

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Civil Process Basic

Oct. 14 - Oct. 16, 2024

October 14th – 16th, 2024

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Precision Immobilization Technique P.I.T. Training (Class is Full)

Oct. 14 - Oct. 15, 2024

P.I.T. Training Oct 14-15, 2024 Precision Immobilization Technique (P.I.T.) Training The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Precision Immobilization Technique (P.I.T.) Class on October 14 – 15, 2024. Course Description: This course is designed to provide the law enforcement officer with the skills and knowledge necessary to properly perform the Precision […]

Walters State Public Safety Center


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Court Security Basic

Oct. 16 - Oct. 18, 2024

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Precision Immobilization Technique P.I.T. Training (Class is Full)

Oct. 17 - Oct. 18, 2024

P.I.T. Training Oct 17-18, 2024 Precision Immobilization Technique (P.I.T.) Training The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Precision Immobilization Technique (P.I.T.) Class on October 17 – 18, 2024. Course Description: This course is designed to provide the law enforcement officer with the skills and knowledge necessary to properly perform the Precision […]

Walters State Public Safety Center


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First-Line Supervisor Training

Oct. 21 - Oct. 25, 2024

The Southwest Virgina Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a First-Line Supervisors School on October 21-25, 2024. Training Topics Include: FOIA/Media Relations Response to Resistance Managing Hypervigilance Civil Liability Employment Law Supervising Multiple Generations Duty to Intervene Officer Induced Jeopardy Surviving Verbal Conflict Leadership and Ethics Dealing with Toxic Employees   Tuition: Free to […]

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First Amendment Audits / The U.S. Constitution Training

Oct. 28 - Oct. 28, 2024

The Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be offering a “1A Audits / United States Constitution Class” to be held at the Academy on October 28, 2024. This class is a joint collaboration between the Virginia Attorney General’s Office and the Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy. Course Description: Recorded interactions with police spread […]

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2-Day Surviving Verbal Conflict

Oct. 30 - Oct. 31, 2024

Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be offering a “2-Day Surviving Verbal Conflict” class to be held at the Academy. This class will be on October 30-31, 2024, and is being taught by Surviving Verbal Conflict instructors. Course Objectives Improve public safety professionals’ verbal communications skills. Learn proven verbal abuse deflection and redirection techniques. Diffuse […]

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Field Training Officer School for Jail Officers

Nov. 04 - Nov. 07, 2024

Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy will be conducting a Field Training Officer School for Jail Officers on November 4, 2024 – November 7, 2024. This training will be driven toward jail officers and their daily operations. Course Highlights Elements of an Effective FTO Program Teaching Ethical Decision Making Motivation Techniques for FTO’s The Daily […]

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Advanced Instructor Development Training

Nov. 13 - Nov. 15, 2024

Advanced Instructor Development Training is a three-day interactive course designed for instructors who want to improve their presentation skills, form better classroom connections with the students, and develop greater confidence in their instructional abilities. This class will also help you develop a better understanding of how your communication styles and abilities impact the overall learning […]

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63rd Dispatcher Basic

Nov. 18 - Nov. 22, 2024

63rd Dispatcher Basic    

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Personnel Development, Assessment & Liability – Southern Police Institute

Mar. 31 - Apr. 01, 2025

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