Field Training Officer Refresher


General Description
This program satisfies the COMAR requirement (noted below) of refresher training for certified Field Training Officers, and highlights the changes in the concepts and philosophies in the training role of an FTO based on previously approved course-ware. Attendees must have attended a MPCTC approved FTO course within four (4) years.
.17 Field Training.
D. Field Training Officer Requirements.
(1) A field training officer shall:
(e) Within every 4 years following initial completion of a field training officer course, successfully complete a minimum of 7 hours of cumulative instruction that have been approved by the Commission to be provided to an individual who has been approved as a field training officer.

This program will review changes to the concepts and philosophies that emphasize the “training” role of an FTO. It is the goal of this program to inform students of updates in FTO subjects to enhance their proven skills, knowledge and abilities within the four year period following their initial FTO training. Additional components of the program instruction include the following but not limit the following topics: Effective communication; Counseling, Coaching and Mentoring; Updates to the topics: Roles of an FTO, including the FTO as a trainer; Challenges facing the FTO; Updates to COMAR Field Training Requirements; Adult Learning and Diversity and Generational Differences.

Agencies holding a TBD seat must update the information one month ahead if there is a waitlist, and two weeks ahead if not. Thank you!
Class Information

Location: PSETC Sykesville
Dates of Class: 06/06/2024 - 06/06/2024
Approval Number: P45574
Approved Hours: 7
Price: 25.00

Class Description
$25 for client agencies / $50 non-client agencies (DPSCS attend at no-cost)
Program Approval Information P45574 / C17906

20 seats of 20 total student seats are occupied for this class.

Please contact your agency training coordinator to register for this class.

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