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Seminar Title:  
How to Be An Effective Field Training Officer

DATES:  3/21/2022 through 3/25/2022

INSTRUCTOR(S):  Steven Kellams

LOCATION:  Humble Police Department - 310 Bender Ave, Humble, TX  77338

HOTEL:  Staybridge Suites - Humble, TX  877-666-3243
Contact Hotel for State Govt. Rate

COURSE REGISTRATION FEE:  $525.00 Includes all training materials, and a Certificate of Completion.

Instructor Bio

Steven Kellams is a Detective Lieutenant and field training expert for the Bloomington Police

Department. Lieutenant Kellams attended Indiana University from 1987 to 1991. In 1989 he graduated from the Indiana

University Police Academy. In 1991 he was hired by the Bloomington Police Department and was assigned to night shift.

During that time he has been a breath-test operator, bike patrol officer, field training officer, senior field training

officer, and field training manager. He has also served the department as Civil Disturbance Unit Commander and Special

Investigations Unit Commander. He is currently assigned as the Detective Division Commander.

In 2000 Lieutenant Kellams was instrumental in redesigning the field training program for the

Bloomington Police Department and has taught that program to hundreds of departments throughout Indiana and the United

States. He has also instructed on field training issues at the national level when he presented courses at the 2002,

2009, 2010, and 2011 National Association of Field Training Officers conference in Ann Arbor, Michigan; Madison,

Wisconsin; Denver, Colorado; and Phoenix, Arizona.

In 2000 Lieutenant Kellams was elected state director for the Indiana Chapter of the National Association of Field

Training Officers. In 2005 he was elected to the Executive Board of the National Association of Field Training Officers

and in 2008 he was the National President of NAFTO.

In 2005 Lieutenant Kellams was named Monroe County Officer of the Year for his work with the

Bloomington Police Departments Field Training Program.

Lieutenant Kellams is a certified Indiana Law Enforcement Academy training instructor and teaches courses in

Standardized Field Sobriety Tests, domestic violence, officer safety, firearms, civil disturbance, and field training


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Course Objectives

This course is designed to provide knowledge and training to develop Field Training Officers' skills. Each new FTO will be presented with ideas and techniques to assist them in becoming more professional and confident in the application of their skills. This course is based on a modified “San Jose” program.

Upon completion the FTO will be able to:

  • Discuss the "San Jose" and other program models
  • Identify demands on FTOs as Instructors
  • List five of the errors in rating
  • Understand the basics of Adult Learning Theory
  • Identify liability issues
  • Understand performance evaluations
  • Instruct from Training Briefs
  • Understand the Rating Scale and Reference Numbers
  • Complete the Daily Observation Report
  • Develop a Scenario and Additional Training plans
  • Understand the purpose of program management and control

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