Specialized Professional Development
Training Year 2017

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




Gang Criminal Enterprises: Investigative Strategies and Techniques


November 2, 2016


Special Agent John M. Woudenberg, FBI Worcester HIDTA Task Force & DEA New England Field Division
Survival of the Fittest: A Nutrition & Fitness Seminar Designed for Police Officers

November 29, 2016


Instructor: Officer Paul Cyr, Worcester Police Department

Train-the-Trainer for new MPTC First-Line Supervisor Training (Two Days)

November 17 & 18, 2016


Instructors: Chief Edward Denmark (Harvard PD) & Sergeant Scott van Raalten (Hopkinton PD)

*There are specific qualifications required to attend this T for T. Please call or email Lisa Lane for more information.*

Juvenile Law: Legal Update


December 15, 2016


Instructor: Attorney Sheila Gallagher, MPTC Legal Issues Coordinator

Veterans Affairs First Responder Training:

Recognizing Veterans, PTSD & Adding Tools

December 7, 2016


Instructor: Lt. John Rocca, Dept. of Veterans Affairs Police Department & Elizabeth Price, Social Worker