Course Descriptions

The following classes are scheduled for 2016
Attire is Business Casual (no Jeans or Tennis shoes) unless otherwise indicated

* indicates a fee for attendance 


Courses Scheduled for 2017 


*Advanced Vehicle Contraband Concealment (Please visit for more information) 

November 6-7 

Enhanced Pistol Training ($350  To enroll in this course, contact Combined Firearms Training via email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . These courses and course seats are limited. For details and to enroll in this course, Please contact the director of training, Mark G. Collins.)

November 9-10 

Safety 1st - A Refresher in Jail Safety (non-member agency fee, $75)

November 13 

Managing the Inmate Population ( non-member agencies pay a $75 fee) Register through CVCJA

November 14-15 

*Courtroom Security and Threat Assessment ( $295, register online at

November 14-15 

Field Training Officer (FTO) (Non-member agency $100/person) 

November 14-17  

Advanced Tactical School (LPD Firing Range) Click on course title for more information and equipment needs

November 16-20 

Conducting Administrative Investigations (Non-member agency fee,  $100)

December 4 

Driver Instructor School (Walter State Community College, Morristown, Tenn.) ONLY 8 slots available for CVCJA as of 7/25/17

December 4-8 

*First Line Supervision: "Leadership and Management Skills" ( $325, register online at

December 12-14 



*Recruiting for Law Enforcement ($145, register at 

January 18 

*Background Investigations for Law Enforcement ($145, see flier for other price deals. Register at

January 19 

FBI Course - Leadership Fundamentals & The Social Psychology of Trust for Leaders  

January 23 

FBI Course - Crime Scene Photography (class is limited to 16 participants)

January 24 

*Child Death Investigation: Child Death Scene to Court ( $295, register online at

January 29-30 

*Recruiting, Hiring and Officer Retention ($325, register at  

January 30-February 1 

FBI Course: Ground Fighting 101 for Female Officers (class is limited to 14 participants) 

February 5-9 

REVIVE - Train the Trainer (Opioid Overdose &* Naloxone Education for Virginia's Law Enforcement)  **Class is from 1000 -1300 hours

February 9 

FBI-NDCAC Best Practices-Collection Seizure of Mobil Devices for Investigators  

February 13 

RADAR/LIDAR Instructor School 

February 19-23 

*Simunition Scenario Instructor and Safety Course ( Law Enforcement $595, Re-certification $495. Register at,

March  21-23

 * indicates a cost associated with this course 
Other courses may include a fee for non-member personnel.
Please see flier for details or call 434-455-6190 for more information.