Statewide Coordinator Robert Stering
Rob Stering is the Statewide Coordinator and liaison for the Municipal Police Training Committee for the administration of Patrol Procedures. Patrol Procedures covers several modules: Applied Patrol Procedures, Motor Vehicle Stops, Less-Lethal Applied Simulation Training (LLAST), Active Shooter and Patrol Response, which include training and certifying and re-certifying Patrol Procedure Instructors for Recruit, In-service, Reserve Intermittent Academies. Also, the program oversees state and municipal police department’s program development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.
Rob Stering Cell: 781.363.3524 | Fax: 781.326.3514 |E-Mail: Rob.Stering@massmail.state.ma.us | Mailing Address: 19 Carlisle Road, Dedham, MA 02026
Dan Zivkovich, Executive Director | Voice 781.437.0301 | E:Mail: daniel.zivkovich@MassMail.State.MA.US
Instructor Class Registration Requirements
An M.P.T.C. Instructor Development Class is required before attendance to any MPTC Instructor class. A Patrol Procedures class application will be sent to all those wishing to attend. This is a separate application.
Step 1: Instructor Development Application for attendance for Patrol Procedures Instructor Class. Submit Application with signature and approval of Chief Executive Officer.
Step 2: Application received and reviewed by State Coordinator and PPAC Members
- If criteria is met, applicant will receive a notification of class scheduled.
- If the criteria are not met, applicant will receive a notification, and reasons for non-acceptance.
Patrol Procedure Instructor levels and requirements. [Revised September 2017]
Learn about the requirements of Patrol Procedure Instructors necessary to maintain their current instructor level or to advance to a higher level instructor.
[Revised April 3, 2014]