Patrol Procedure Instructor Class Application Process: 

Step 1:  Instructor Development Application pdf format of MPTC Instructor Development Training Application for attendance for Patrol Procedures Instructor Class

  1. Submit Application with signature and approval of Chief Executive Officer

Step 2:  Application received and reviewed by State Coordinator and PPAC Members

  1. If criteria is met, applicant will receive a notification of class scheduled.
  2. If the criteria are not met, applicant will receive a notification, and reasons for non-acceptance.

Instructor Levels:

Class Only - Entry Level (Local Agency Only/Instructor not Certified by MPTC)

  1. Instruct only at local agency setting.  This level is only documented with a certificate of completion from the SWC.  This level is not monitored for program content.
  2. MPTC subjects approved to instruct:
    1. Motor Vehicle Stops
    2. Patrol Response
    3. Applied Patrol Procedures
    4. Active Shooter
    5. NOT ALLOWED TO INSTRUCT MPTC APPROVED “LESS LETHAL APPLIED SIMULATED TRAINING” (LLAST) (Formerly known as Simunition)
  3. Requirements:
    1. Same as application requirements stated above in Step 1
    2. Successfully complete the Patrol Procedures instructor class, presented by State Coordinator/PPAC. (TBD)

Level 1: - There are no Level 1’s in Patrol Procedures


Level 2: - Entry Level (MPTC)

  1. Instruct at any MPTC environment (Basic Recruit, Reserve Intermittent, In-Service) as an assistant only.  Cannot instruct at a Level 3 (Lead Instructor)
  2. MPTC subjects approved to assist to instruct:
    1. Motor Vehicle Stops
    2. Patrol Response
    3. Applied Patrol Procedures
    4. Less Lethal Applied Simulated Training (LLAST) (Formerly known as Simunition)
    5. Active Shooter
    6. May evaluate any Applied Patrol Procedure scenarios, except testing scenario/stations
  3. Requirements:
    1. Same as application requirements stated above in Step 1
    2. Attend an instructor class, presented by State Coordinator/PPAC. (TBD)

Level 3: - Lead Instructor (MPTC)

  1. Instruct as a Lead Instructor at any MPTC environment (Basic Recruit, Reserve Intermittent, In-Service) 
  2. MPTC subjects approved to instruct:
    1. Motor Vehicle Stops
    2. Patrol Response
    3. Applied Patrol Procedures
    4. Less Lethal Applied Simulated Training (LLAST) (Formerly known as Simunition)
    5. Active Shooter
    6. Scenario Evaluation and Testing
  3. Requirements:
    1. See Below under Instructor Advancement and Level maintenance
    2. Attend an instructor class, presented by State Coordinator/PPAC. (TBD)

Level 4: Master Instructor (MPTC)

  1. Instruct at any MPTC environment (Basic Recruit, Reserve Intermittent, In-Service). 
  2. MPTC subjects approved to instruct:
    1. Motor Vehicle Stops
    2. Patrol Response
    3. Applied Patrol Procedures
    4. Less Lethal Applied Simulated Training (LLAST) (Formerly known as Simunition)
    5. Active Shooter
    6. Scenario Evaluation and Testing
  3. Requirements:
    1. Determined by the Statewide Coordinator – Patrol Procedures
    2. See Below under Instructor Advancement and Level maintenance
    3. PPAC Member