Canceled-Field Training Today's Hires-Rockford

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2024
Ends On: Thursday, May 16, 2024
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 1, 2024
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Instructor Location:
NITAB Training Room
527 Colman Center Drive
Rockford, IL 61108
Instructor: Jan Mirikitani MBBW, LLC

Members' Fee: $0
Sworn Non-Members' Fee: $0
Non-Members' Fee: $0


 This course has been approved by ILETSB to meet the following  mandates:

Procedural  Justice 12 Hours

Const/Proper Use of Authority 4 Hours


This 2-day workshop lays the foundation & constructs for the relationship between FTO/Agency and the probationary employee.  It explores specific differences in training recruit graduates & experienced lateral hires.  It teaches the skills for FTO professional feedback, debriefing trainees, neutral/unbiased writing skills for Daily Observation Reports & all FTO written documentation.  It discusses challenges with training laterals who intend to retire on duty, & millennials who feel entitled, refuse to listen & receive criticism, & lack skills for public relationship-building.

The class discusses training liability, when to involve Supervision, & setting standards that adhere to department policies.  It reviews report writing & editing for probationary issues.


  • Relationship between Probationary Employee and the FTO/Agency
  • Differences in training recruit graduates and experienced lateral hires
  • Professional feedback and debriefing of trainees
  • Writing skills for DOR and other documentation
  • Training liability and supervision
  • Report writing and editing