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OFFICER TRAINING & CONFERENCE CALENDARS

D.A.R.E. Officers undergo an unparalleled and rigorous 80-hour training course conducted by mentors with many years of experience in the classroom and university-level educators. Advanced and other specialized training courses are also presented at state and International conferences.

DOT and MOT OFFICER TRAININGS

D.A.R.E. Training Schedule

DATES STATE/LOCATION CONTACT PERSON PHONE EMAIL

2018

D.A.R.E. Mentor Officer Training
Oct 22 – 26, 2018 Virginia Jacqueline Ho (800) 223-3273 Jacqueline.ho@dare.org
D.A.R.E Officer Training
Jul 15 – 27, 2018 North Carolina Captain Michael Adkins (336) 514-1563 madkins@ncdare.org
Jul 16 – 27, 2018 Oklahoma Ken Brodrick (918) 678-6368 kbrodrick@wntpd.com
Jul 30 – Aug 10, 2018 Utah Tibby Milne (801) 557-4445 tibbyuccp@aol.com
Jul 31 – Aug 2, 2018 Florida (Recertification) Lindsey Cole
Insp. Jay Best
(850) 410-7567
(850) 410-8261
lindseycole@fdle.state.fl.us
JayBest@fdle.state.fl.us
Aug 6 – 17, 2018 Connecticut Kate Cummings (203) 427-2008 katharine.cummings@ct.gov
Aug 6 – 17, 2018 Georgia Garry Moore (706) 326-0899 gmoore@columbusga.org
Aug 13 – 24, 2018 Louisiana Bobby Robinson (337) 491-3761 brobinson@cpso.com
Aug 13 – 24, 2018 Mississippi / Alabama Mississippi: Sheri Hall (662) 871-4807 mississippidare@gmail.com
Alabama: Kofee Anderson (334) 850-4540 kofeeanderson@mc-ala.org
Sep 16 – 28, 2018 Iowa Terry Dehmlow (319) 269-4104 iacop2@mchsi.com
Sep 16 – 28, 2018 Maryland Claude Nelson (410) 875-3426 claude.nelson@maryland.gov
Sep 16 – 28, 2018 Missouri Sheldon Lineback (573) 291-2380 slineback@mopca.com
Sep 24 – Oct 5, 2018 New Jersey Jack Bennett (908) 200-0631 jackbennett@dare.org
Sep 24 – Oct 5, 2018 Ohio Monica Miller (614) 761-9498 monica.miller@oacp.org
Sep 24 – Oct 5, 2018 New Hampshire TFC Richard Perreault Richard.Perreault@dos.nh.gov
Oct 14 – 26, 2018 Virginia Rob Hefner (540) 798-6471 vadare@ycsd.york.va.us
Dec 2 -14, 2018 Tennessee Sgt. Scott Staggs (615) 804-0349 scott.staggs@tn.gov

2019

D.A.R.E Officer Training
Feb 18 – Mar 1, 2019 Illinois Kim Giugler (815) 725-1460 kgiugler@vil.shorewood.il.us
Apr 22 – May 3, 2019 New Jersey Jack Bennett (908) 200-0631 jackbennett@dare.org
June 9 – 21, 2019 Indiana Joan Ward (317) 816-1615 jward@dareindiana.org
Sep 22 – Oct 4, 2019 Ohio Monica Miller (614) 761-9498 monica.miller@oacp.org
Sep 23 – Oct 4, 2019 New Jersey Jack Bennett (908) 200-0631 jackbennett@dare.org

Trainings By Month

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Iowa D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018
Iowa D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Decorah, IA
Jul 15 – Jul 17 all-day
Iowa D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Decorah, IA
North Carolina D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018
North Carolina D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ North Carolina Justice Academy
Jul 15 – Jul 27 all-day
North Carolina D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ North Carolina Justice Academy
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Mississippi/Alabama State D.A.R.E. Conference 2018
Mississippi/Alabama State D.A.R.E. Conference 2018 @ Dr. Frank Gruich Sr. Community Center
Jul 16 – Jul 20 all-day
Mississippi/Alabama State D.A.R.E. Conference 2018 @ Dr. Frank Gruich Sr. Community Center
Host hotel: Palace Casino Resort Hotel – Special rate of $89 plus tax each night – Must let them know you are with the D.A.R.E. Officers Association MS (DOAM) group 1-800-PALACE-9. MS officers who are[...]
Oklahoma D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018
Oklahoma D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Wyndham Garden Oklahoma City Airport
Jul 16 – Jul 27 all-day
Oklahoma D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Wyndham Garden Oklahoma City Airport
Please go to the Oklahoma D.A.R.E. Officer’s Association website for more information.
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Missouri D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018
Missouri D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Inn at Grand Glaize
Jul 23 – Jul 27 all-day
Missouri D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Inn at Grand Glaize
Wisconsin D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018
Wisconsin D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Tundra Lodge Resort
Jul 23 – Jul 25 all-day
Wisconsin D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Tundra Lodge Resort
2018 WDOA 29th Annual Training Conference 1989-2018 July 23, 24, 25, 2018 Contact: Jeff Smith at 262-623-0121 / jrs33@juno.com
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Florida D.A.R.E. Officer Recertification Training 2018
Florida D.A.R.E. Officer Recertification Training 2018 @ Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa
Jul 31 – Aug 2 all-day
Florida D.A.R.E. Officer Recertification Training 2018 @ Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa | Bonita Springs | Florida | United States
FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT (FDLE) D.A.R.E. OFFICER TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT WHAT: D.A.R.E. Officer Recertification Training WHEN: July 31, 2018 – August 2, 2018 Starting time of training each day: 8:00 a.m. Ending time of training[...]
Texas D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018
Texas D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Residence Inn by Marriott San Antonio Six Flags® at The RIM
Jul 31 – Aug 2 all-day
Texas D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Residence Inn by Marriott San Antonio Six Flags® at The RIM | San Antonio | Texas | United States
2018 TDOA Annual Training Conference July 31-August 2, 2018 San Antonio, Texas Conference Keynote Speaker: Ramiro Martinez (Texas Ranger-Retired) To see details and register: Download the Registration Form Hotel Conference Information: Residence Inn by Marriott[...]

Trainings By State

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To view by state/location, click on State / Location and then select the state or location from the dropdown. To undo the selection, click the “x” to the left of State / Location.

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North Carolina D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ North Carolina Justice Academy
Jul 15 – Jul 27 all-day
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16
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2018
Oklahoma D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Wyndham Garden Oklahoma City Airport
Jul 16 – Jul 27 all-day
Oklahoma D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Wyndham Garden Oklahoma City Airport

Please go to the Oklahoma D.A.R.E. Officer’s Association website for more information.

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Kansas D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Manhattan, KS
Jul 22 – Jul 28 all-day
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Missouri D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Inn at Grand Glaize
Jul 23 – Jul 27 all-day
Wisconsin D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Tundra Lodge Resort
Jul 23 – Jul 25 all-day
Wisconsin D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Tundra Lodge Resort

2018 WDOA 29th Annual Training Conference 1989-2018
July 23, 24, 25, 2018 Contact: Jeff Smith at
262-623-0121 / jrs33@juno.com

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Utah D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Salt Lake City
Jul 30 – Aug 10 all-day
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Florida D.A.R.E. Officer Recertification Training 2018 @ Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa
Jul 31 – Aug 2 all-day
Florida D.A.R.E. Officer Recertification Training 2018 @ Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa | Bonita Springs | Florida | United States

FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT (FDLE)
D.A.R.E. OFFICER TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT

WHAT: D.A.R.E. Officer Recertification Training

WHEN: July 31, 2018 – August 2, 2018
Starting time of training each day: 8:00 a.m.
Ending time of training each day: 5:00 p.m.
(*Half day on Wednesday, August 1, 2018)

INSTRUCTOR NAME: Inspector Jay Best

WHERE:
Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa
5001 Coconut Rd
Bonita Springs, FL 34134

TUITION FEE: $50.00 (RECERTIFICATION STUDENTS only) 20 hours

TRAINING CONTACTS:

Lindsey Cole
Phone: 850-410-7567 – Fax: 850-410-2681
Email: Lindseycole@fdle.state.fl.us

Inspector Jay Best
Phone: 850-410-8261
Email: JayBest@fdle.state.fl.us

DEADLINE FOR RECEIVING APPLICATIONS: Friday, July 15, 2018
If you are interested in attending the DOT, please call one of the training contacts to verify space is available and an application will be sent to you along with further details. Tuition will be requested upon confirmation of attendance and must be received in advance of training.

MAIL COMPLETED APPLICATIONS TO:
FDLE/ATTN: D.A.R.E. Program/P.O. Box 1489, Tallahassee, FL 32302

Texas D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Residence Inn by Marriott San Antonio Six Flags® at The RIM
Jul 31 – Aug 2 all-day
Texas D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Residence Inn by Marriott San Antonio Six Flags® at The RIM | San Antonio | Texas | United States

2018 TDOA Annual Training Conference
July 31-August 2, 2018
San Antonio, Texas

Conference Keynote Speaker: Ramiro Martinez (Texas Ranger-Retired)

To see details and register:
Download the Registration Form

Hotel Conference Information:
Residence Inn by Marriott San Antonio Six Flags at the Rim
5707 Rim Pass, San Antonio, TX 78257
1-888-224-9804
Group # G1932

Online Hotel Booking

 

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Connecticut D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Connecticut State Police Academy
Aug 6 – Aug 17 all-day
Georgia D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Fort Stewart
Aug 6 – Aug 17 all-day
Virginia D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Hampton Roads Convention Center
Aug 6 – Aug 8 all-day
Virginia D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Hampton Roads Convention Center

The state conference is being held in conjunction with the 2018 School Safety Training Forum

In its eighteenth year, the Virginia School Safety Training Forum will feature engaging keynote speakers and useful workshops for as many as 1000 participants in the fields of law enforcement, school security, PreK-12 administration and counseling, and others with an interest in school safety.

DCJS is pleased to partner with the Virginia Office of the Attorney General and the Virginia D.A.R.E. Association to bring you this combined training opportunity.

For more information, please visit https://www.dcjs.virginia.gov/content/2018-school-safety-training-forum or contact the following DCJS staff members:

Kristina Fawcett
804.225.3948
Email Kristina

Shellie Evers
804.678.8993
Email Shellie

James Christian
804.786.4303
Email James

Donna Michaelis
804.371.6506
Email Donna

Minnesota D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Chase on the Lake
Aug 6 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm
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Louisiana D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Lafayette
Aug 13 – Aug 24 all-day
Mississippi / Alabama D.A.R.E. Officer Training – Fall 2018 @ Montgomery
Aug 13 – Aug 24 all-day
Mississippi / Alabama D.A.R.E. Officer Training - Fall 2018 @ Montgomery | Alabama | United States

Mississippi contact: Sheri Hall, (662) 871-4807 or mississippidare@gmail.com
Alabama contact: Kofee Anderson, (334) 850-4540 or kofeeanderson@mc-ala.org

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Michigan D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Comfort Inn & Suites and Conference Center
Sep 13 all-day
Michigan D.A.R.E. State Conference 2018 @ Comfort Inn & Suites and Conference Center

We have used the Comfort Inn for the last 5-6 years. Airports at Midland or Lansing will get you close and then will need to rent a car.

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Iowa D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Camp Dodge
Sep 16 – Sep 28 all-day
Iowa D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Camp Dodge

Students: Limit of 24

Maryland D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018
Sep 16 – Sep 28 all-day
Missouri D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Missouri Police Chiefs Headquarters
Sep 16 – Sep 28 all-day
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Pennsylvania D.A.R.E. State Conference @ Shippensburg, PA
Sep 17 – Sep 19 all-day
Pennsylvania D.A.R.E. State Conference @ Shippensburg, PA

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New Hampshire D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ New Hampshire Fire Academy
Sep 24 – Oct 5 all-day
New Jersey D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Somerville Elks Lodge
Sep 24 – Oct 5 all-day
Ohio D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2018 @ Crowne Plaza Columbus
Sep 24 – Oct 5 all-day
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Virginia D.A.R.E. Officer Training – Fall 2018 @ Hampton Roads
Oct 14 – Oct 26 all-day
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D.A.R.E. Mentor Officer Training 2018 @ Fort Magruder Hotel and Conference Center
Oct 22 – Oct 26 all-day
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Tennessee D.A.R.E. Officer Training – Fall 2018 @ Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Cookeville
Dec 2 – Dec 14 all-day
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Illinois D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2019 @ Plainfield Police Department
Feb 18 – Mar 1 all-day
Illinois D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2019 @ Plainfield Police Department | Plainfield | Illinois | United States

$750 includes 80-hour training, classroom materials, light breakfast, hot lunch, and daily snacks, Monday – Friday.

Travel, lodging and dinner are at your own expense. We use Hampton Inn Joliet – I-55 for training needs and they provide a full hot breakfast daily. Hotel costs are generally under $100 per night based off current governmental agreement – subject to change.

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New Jersey D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2019 @ Location to be determined
Apr 22 – May 3 all-day
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Indiana D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2019
Jun 9 – Jun 21 all-day
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Illinois D.A.R.E. State Conference 2019 @ Holiday Inn & Suites East Peoria
Jun 11 – Jun 14 all-day
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Ohio D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2019 @ Crowne Plaza Columbus
Sep 22 – Oct 4 all-day
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New Jersey D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2019 @ Somerville Elks Lodge
Sep 23 – Oct 4 all-day

31ST D.A.R.E. INTERNATIONAL TRAINING CONFERENCE

 JULY 10 TO 12, 2018 ROSEN CENTRE HOTEL, ORLANDO FLORIDA

Join us!  Conference and Hotel Registration is open

State Conferences

2018 STATE CITY CONTACT PERSON PHONE EMAIL
March 27 – 29, 2018 Hawaii Kahului John Sang (808) 244-6387 john.sang@mpd.net
March 27 – 29, 2018 Maryland Claude Nelson (410) 875-3426 claude.nelson@maryland.gov
June 10 – 15, 2018 South Carolina Deputy Arlene Sharpe (803) 309-1626 scdare@rcsd.net
June 11 – 13, 2018 Wyoming Riverton Cindy Magelky (307) 921-9425 cmagelky@hotmail.com
June 13 – 15, 2018 Illinois Peoria Kim Giugler (815) 725-1460 kgiugler@vil.shorewood.il.us
June 13 – 15, 2018 Oklahoma Durant Ken Brodrick (918) 678-6368 kbrodrick@wntpd.com
June 18 – 22, 2018 North Carolina Atlantic Beach Deputy Keith Drake kadrake@cabarruscounty.us
https://www.ncdare.org/training.html
June 25 – 27, 2018 Ohio Dublin Monica Miller (614) 761-9498 monica.miller@oacp.org
July 15 – 17, 2018 Iowa Decorah Terry Dehmlow (319) 269-4104 iacop2@mchsi.com
July 16 – 20, 2018 Mississippi
Alabama
Biloxi, MS Sheri Hall (662) 680-6037 mississippidare@gmail.com
July 17 – 20, 2018 Louisiana Monroe Bobby Robinson (337) 491-3761 brobinson@cpso.com
July 17 – 20, 2018 Tennessee Gatlinburg Scott E. Staggs (615) 804-0349 scott.staggs@tn.gov
July 22 – 28, 2018 Kansas Manhattan Dave Burlew (719) 368-8438 Dave.Burlew@ag.ks.gov
July 23 – 25, 2018 Wisconsin Green Bay Jeff Smith (262) 623-0121 jrs33@juno.com
July 23 – 27, 2018 Missouri Osage Beach Laura Davis
Sheldon Lineback
(573) 578-6966
(573) 291-2380
laura.davis@phelpscountysheriff.org
slineback@mopca.com
July 31 – Aug 2, 2018 Texas San Antonio Timothy Barlow Timothy.Barlow@bexar.org
Aug 6 – 8, 2018 Minnesota Walker Maryan Saad (651) 793-1109
(651) 334-2965
maryan.saad@state.mn.us
Aug 6 – 8, 2018 Virginia Hampton Kristina Fawcett (DCJS)
Shellie Evers (DCJS)
James Christian (DCJS)
Donna Michaelis (DCJS)
(804) 225-3948
(804) 678-8993
(804) 786-4303
(804) 371-6506
Email Kristina
Email Shellie
Email James
Email Donna
September 13, 2018 Michigan Mt Pleasant Audrey Z. Martini (517) 719-4737 martini@msu.edu
Sep 17 – 19, 2018 Pennsylvania Shippensburg Jack Killian (570) 621-8991 jk501ck@verizon.net
2019 STATE CITY CONTACT PERSON PHONE EMAIL
June 11 – 14, 2019 Illinois East Peoria Kim Giugler (815) 725-1460 kgiugler@vil.shorewood.il.us
 
 
 
 
 
 

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