Specialized Professional Development
Training Year 2016
July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016

Hours:  8:30 AM – 4:00 PM unless otherwise designated

Location:  Classes to be held at Boylston Academy, 221 Main Street, Boylston, MA 01505 unless otherwise noted.

Attire:  Department Uniform or Business Casual

Registration:  To enroll in a specific program, please complete a MPTC Professional Development Application pdf format of Professional Development Application
and fax it to Program Coordinator Lisa Lane at 508-869-3187.  Please provide student & training officer E-mail addresses on application for confirmation.

Please direct inquiries to Lisa.Lane@MassMail.State.MA.US or 781-437-0352

COURSE

DATES

NOTES

“Survival of the Fittest: A Seminar on Nutrition, Fitness & Stress Reduction for Law Enforcement”
(Half Day)

February 23, 2016,

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

AND

April 15, 2016,

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Instructor: Off. Paul Cyr (Worcester PD). Off. Cyr holds multiple certifications in fitness & nutrition in addition to his MPTC Health & Wellness Level 3 Instructor certification.

Field Training Officer Training(Five Day)

June 13-17, 2016

Instructor: Sgt. Joe Thibodeau (N. Reading PD) & Capt. John Newton (Ret, Greenfield PD)

Crime Scene Photography & Video (Five Day)

March 21-25, 2016

Instructor: Det. Lt.  Dick Lauria

(Ret. MA State Police)

Basic Crash Investigation
(Two Weeks)

January 25-29, 2016

February 1-5, 2016

Training will be held at Worcester Police Department, 9-11 Lincoln Square, Worcester, MA.

Advanced Crash Investigation 

(Two Weeks)

March 28-April 1, 2016

April 4-April 8, 2016

Training will be held at Worcester Police Department, 9-11 Lincoln Square, Worcester, MA.

Crash Reconstruction 

(Two Weeks)

May 2-6, 2016

May 9-13, 2016

Training will be held at Worcester Police Department, 9-11 Lincoln Square, Worcester, MA.

Crash Investigation Refresher
(One Week)

April 25-29, 2016

 

Training will be held at Worcester Police Department, 9-11 Lincoln Square, Worcester, MA.

“PTSD and the First Responder & Suicide Prevention for Law Enforcement”
(Half Day) 

February 5, 2016,

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

 

Instructors: Lt. John Rocca, Veterans Affairs Police & Rachel Walter, Veterans Affairs Social Worker

"Gang Criminal Enterprises: Investigative Strategies and Techniques"

 

February 24, 2016

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Instructor: Special Agent John Woudenberg (FBI),

Worcester HIDTA Task Force
DEA New England Field Division

 

LIDAR Training
(One Day)

January 25, 2016

8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Training Location: Hopkinton PD, 74 Main Street, Hopkinton

Instructors: Lt. Stephen Mullaney (MSP) & Off. Jeremy Smith (Worcester PD)

 

Police Mountain Bike Training
(Three Days)

May 4, 5 & 6, 2016

8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

AND

June 15, 16 & 17, 2016

8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

May Training Location: Boylston Police Academy

June Training Location
Millis, MA

 

Detective Basic Training 
(Eight Days)

 

April 7, 8, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22 & 28, 2016

*Please Note the Dates: Training days will run each week in the month of April (instead of two consecutive weeks)

ARIDE Training
(Two Days)

January 26 & 27, 2016