Register for the Prerequisite Instructor Development Program

This program is a prerequisite to becoming an instructor for the MPTC and its sponsored programs. Instructor trainers must attend this course prior to teaching for the MPTC and it's sponsored programs.
Six (6) days or nine (9) evenings

Dori-Ann Ference, Curriculum Development Coordinator

The Details of Register for the Prerequisite Instructor Development Program

What you need for Register for the Prerequisite Instructor Development Program

The Instructor Development Program is a required course for those instructors wishing to apply to teach for the Massachusetts Municipal Police Training Committee (MPTC) and its sponsored programs (i.e. Recruit, Professional Development, Specialized, Basic Reserve and Reserve In-Service Programs).

PROGRAM HOURS:  

  • DAYTIME:  8:30 AM – 3:30 PM unless otherwise noted (Six-days) 
  • EVENINGS: 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM (Nine evenings. No dinner break)

ATTIRE:  Department Uniform is required

2019- 2020 Schedule

LOCATION DATES HOURS
N.E.C.C.  Academy    July 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, 2019  8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
MSP Academy - New Braintree August 13, 14, 20, 21, 26 & 27, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Randolph Academy    September 16-17, 23-24, 30-October 1, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Cambridge P.D.         
(Cambridge P.D. does have a charge for this program)
October 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Pittsfield P.D. October 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Grafton P.D.                November 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Reading Academy       December 3-4, 10-11, 17-18, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
WMASS Academy       December 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Randolph Academy     January 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 2020 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Plymouth Academy      February 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 2020 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Boylston Academy       March 3-4, 10-11, 17-18, 2020 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Yarmouth P.D.     March 30, April 1, 7,8,14, 15, 2020 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
WMASS Academy        May 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 2020 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

 

How to register Register for the Prerequisite Instructor Development Program

Login to the MPTC Acadis Portal to register for this class.

Training Enrollment

An active user account is required to enroll in MPTC training in this portal.

Access/New Account

Any active police officer in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts or other authorized user can request an account and access to the portal.

  • To request an account contact your agency head or designee.

If you are not employed by an enrolled department and feel you qualify for a portal user account, send your request detailing the reasons to MPTCAcadis@mass.gov

Contact for Register for the Prerequisite Instructor Development Program

Address
Western Mass Police Academy
c/o Springfield Technical Community College, 1 Armory Square, Building #11, Springfield, MA 01102
Fax
(413) 755-6331
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