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Guide MILO Force Control Simulator Instructor Certification

Instructor certification certifies officers on the operations and use of the Range 3000/MILO simulation training system, enabling them to independently use it to provide training to police officers. Instructor recertification is required every 3 years.

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MPTC Basic MILO Instructor

Instructors who provide training within their respective departments or to other departments but do not instruct for the MPTC.

Requirements for Certification:

  • A minimum of 3 years of law enforcement experience.
  • Successfully complete the 2-day MILO Basic Setup, Calibration and Operation Course.

Recertification:

  • Every 3 years, expiring on anniversary of certification. Must re-apply for certification through MPTC.

Level II - MPTC Assistant Instructor

Assist in MPTC Recruit Reserve Intermittent and In-Service Academy instruction.

  • Cannot instruct as Lead Instructor or Coach/Evaluator.

Requirements for Certification:

  • Meet the requirements for an MPTC Level I Instructor
  • Successfully complete at least 1 of the following MPTC courses:
    • Use of Force Course
    • Firearms Instructors Course
    • Defensive Tactics Instructor Course.

Recertification:

  • Every 3 years, expiring on anniversary of certification. Must re-apply for Certification through MPTC and must document at least 24 hours instructing as a Level II Assistant Instructor over a 3 year period in a Recruit and/or Professional Development Training setting.

Level III - MPTC Lead Instructor

Instruct in any Agency or MPTC Setting as an Operator or Coach/Evaluator.

  • Teach MILO Operator Courses to Level I and II Operators.
  • Maintain Student Rosters, Course Evaluation Forms and Submit Course Certificates of Completion.

Requirements for Certification:

  • Meet the requirements for an MPTC Level I and II Instructor
  • Complete at least, twenty-four hours instructing as a Level II Instructor over a 3 year period in a Recruit and/or Professional Development Training setting.

Recertification:

  • Every 3 years, expiring on anniversary of certification. Must re-apply for Certification through MPTC and must document at least 24 hours instructing as a Level III Instructor over a 3 year period in a Recruit and/or Professional Development Training setting.

 

 

Level IV - MPTC Master Instructor

MPTC Master Instructors are authorized to instruct in any agency or MPTC setting and:

  • Teach MILO Operator and Coach/Evaluator Courses
  • Maintain student rosters and course evaluation forms and submit course certificates of completion
  • Make site visits as necessary
  • Setup and install manufacturer supplied hardware and software upgrades as needed
  • Provide timely service to systems as needed
  • Update and develop MILO Course Materials

Requirements for Certification:

  • Meet the requirements for an MPTC Level I and II
  • A minimum of 3 years as an active Lead Instructor.
  • Submit application, including resume, dates and hours worked as a Level III Instructor to be reviewed for approval by MILO Statewide Coordinator.
  • Attend a System Hardware/Software Upgrade Class as needed, when available.

Recertification:

Every 3 years, expiring on anniversary of certification. Must re-apply for Certification through MPTC and must document at least 24 hours instructing as a level IV Instructor over a 3 year period in a Recruit and/or Professional Development Training setting.

  • Attend a System Hardware/Software Refresher Upgrade Class when available.
  • Attend a Scenario and Coach/Evaluator Upgrade Class as required when available.

MILO Statewide Coordinator has the full authority and discretion when approving or denying all applications and recertification’s.

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