Advanced Training Bureau

Course Schedule

Law enforcement agencies may contact the Advanced Training Bureau if they are in need of a specialized course that does not appear on the schedule. Request must be submitted in writing indicating what class is needed, the length of the course, suitable dates, and training location. A minimum of 15 students are needed to host a training if DPS staff will be conducting the course. If outside vendors are brought in, the cost for each individual student will be dependent upon the vendors cost proposal. For further information, please contact the Bureau Chief of Advanced Training, Frank Ortiz at 505-827-9257.

2018 Advanced Course Schedule
DateCourseHoursLocationInstructorNM Law Enforcement FeeFederal, Out of State Law Enforcement or Civilian FeeRegistration
4/5Mental Health 1st Aide8 NMLEA, Santa FeNMSP Instructors$0N/ARegister with
04/10Bleeding Control Basics3NMLEA, Santa FeNMLEA Instructors$0$0Complete both the online Agency Application Form and the LEA 42 and submit via mail, email or fax.
4/5 - 4/6PIT Instructor Course16NMLEA, Santa FeJohn Harlan, RRPD Master Instructor$200N/AComplete and submit via mail,email or fax.
4/6Mental Health 1st Aide8 NMLEA, Santa FeNMSP Instructors$0N/ARegister with
4/16- 4/20Basic Crisis Negotiations Certification (Basic CNT)408341 Washington St. NE. Albuquerque, NM 87199
(One Block South of Alameda and one block west of Jefferson)
PSPG Instructor$450$450
4/16 - 4/2040NMLEA, Santa FeFBI-LEEDA Instructors$650$650Register online at www.fbileeda.org or
call 877-772-7712 for
more information.
Class begins at
8:30 a.m.; dress is
business casual.
4/19Mental Health 1st Aide8 NM State Police District Office
4055 Sonoma Ranch Blvd.
Las Cruces, NM
NMSP Instructors$0N/ARegister with
4/20Mental Health 1st Aide8 NM State Police District Office
4055 Sonoma Ranch Blvd.
Las Cruces, NM
NMSP Instructors$0N/ARegister with
4/23 - 4/24Event Security Planning for Public Safety Professionals16NMLEA, Santa FeDHSEM$0$0Register with
4/30Illicit Digital Virtual Currency – DARKNET Investigations Training8NMLEA, Santa FeAlbert Giangregorio & Kevin Abar$0$0Complete and submit via mail,email or fax.
5/7 - 5/11SWAT Command Decision-Making and Leadership 1 40NMLEA, Santa FeNational Tactical Officers Association$675 for Members$730 for non members
5/7 - 5/11Advanced Crisis Negotiations (Advanced CNT)408341 Washington St. NE. Albuquerque, NM 87199
(One Block South of Alameda and one block west of Jefferson)
PSPG Instructor$450$450
05/08Bleeding Control Basics3NMLEA, Santa FeNMLEA Instructors$0$0Complete both the online Agency Application Form and the LEA 42 and submit via mail, email or fax.
5/8Intermediate De-Escalation Course 8NMLEA, Santa FeCommunity Safety Institute$149$149Register on-line:
5/21 - 5/24Advanced Peer Support Training for First Responders328341 Washington St. NE. Albuquerque, NM 87199
(One Block South of Alameda and one block west of Jefferson)
PSPG Instructor$400$400
5/22FIC Pre-Qualification8NMLEA, Santa FeManuel T. Overby
NMLEA Instructor/
Master Instructor
$0N/AComplete and submit via mail,email or fax.
5/29 - 5/30Critical Decision Making for Complex Coordinated Attacks (CCA)16NMLEA, Santa FeDHSEM$0$0Register with
6/4 - 6/12Firearms Handgun Instructor Course 56NMLEA, Santa FeKevin McPherson,
Master Instructor
$1,000$2,000Complete and submit via email or fax.
6/12Glock Armorer8NMLEA, Santa Fe, Glock Instructors$250$250Register on-line:
6/13 - 6/14Glock Operator Course16NMLEA, Santa Fe, Glock Instructors$300$300Register on-line:
6/18 - 6/20Firearms Shotgun Instructor Course 24NMLEA, Santa FeKevin McPherson,
Master Instructor
$300$600Complete and submit via email or fax.
6/21 - 6/22FAA Remote Pilot Exam
Preparation Course
16NMLEA, Santa FeAirborne Public Safety Association$160N/ARegister on-line:
6/25 - 6/28Firearms Rifle Instructor Course 40NMLEA, Santa FeKevin McPherson,
Master Instructor
$500$1000Complete and submit via email or fax.
6/25Basic Crisis Intervention and Verbal De-Escalation for Communications Staff (BCI-COMM)88341 Washington St. NE. Albuquerque, NM 87199
(One Block South of Alameda and one block west of Jefferson)
PSPG Instructor$95$95
7/19Forensic Statement Analysis8NMLEA, Santa FeIADLEST Instructors$149$149Register on-line:
7/23 - 8/3Master Instructor Development Course
12 student limit
80Ruidoso Police Department
1085 Mechem Dr., Ruidoso, NM 88345
NMLEA Instructors$1,250$2,500Complete and submit via email or fax.
7/30 - 8/3Basic Crisis Negotiations Certification (Basic CNT)408341 Washington St. NE. Albuquerque, NM 87199
(One Block South of Alameda and one block west of Jefferson)
PSPG Instructor$450$450
8/27 - 8/28Basic Peer Support Training for First Responders168341 Washington St. NE. Albuquerque, NM 87199
(One Block South of Alameda and one block west of Jefferson)
PSPG Instructor$225$225
8/28 - 8/30ASP Instructor Certification Course24NMLEA, Santa FeASP Instructors$50 registration fee to ASPN/ARegister on-line:
10/16 - 10/1824NMLEA, Santa FeSgt. Mike Dunlap (ret.)
Senior Staff Instructor
Weapons Systems Training Council
$485N/ARegister on-line:
10/22 - 10/26Advanced Crisis Negotiations (Advanced CNT)408341 Washington St. NE. Albuquerque, NM 87199
(One Block South of Alameda and one block west of Jefferson)
PSPG Instructor$450$450
11/26 - 11/29Advanced Peer Support Training for First Responders328341 Washington St. NE. Albuquerque, NM 87199
(One Block South of Alameda and one block west of Jefferson)
PSPG Instructor$400$400

Fee 1: New Mexico Certified and Commissioned law enforcement officers; Non-Certified New Mexico law enforcement officers with less than 12 months in service; Tribal law enforcement officers; New Mexico Reserve, Auxiliary and Mounted Patrol officers; New Mexico Certified Public Safety Telecommunicators; and civilians affiliated with New Mexico law enforcement agencies.
Fee 2: Federal and military law enforcement officers; out-of-state law enforcement officers; and civilians not affiliated with New Mexico law enforcement agencies.