The nonprofit Josephson’s Institute Exemplary Policing Center provides policing agencies with practical strategies and tools to enhance institutional effectiveness and credibility and policing leaders with professional development coaching and training based on the Josephson Exemplary Policing framework and the Six Pillars of Character.
•ON-SITE AND REGIONAL TRAINING COURSES.
In collaboration with the California Police Chiefs Association, the Josephson Institute offers cutting-edge training courses. In addition to agency-specific on-site courses, training programs are offered throughout through the Institute’s network of regional training centers.
•AGENCY-WIDE ETHICS TRAINING FOR SWORN OFFICERS AND CIVILIAN PROFESSIONALS.
Responding to the need for agencies to offer all employees – sworn and civilian – with periodic training reminders about the special ethical obligations of police professionals, the Josephson Institute offers fully customized on-site training courses featuring two-per day scheduled 4-hour blocks.
•AGENCY CULTURE AND CLIMATE ASSESSMENTS.
The Josephson Institute administers standardized and customized agency assessments of culture, dominant values, critical attitudes and common practices in every aspect of the organization.
•CONSULTING AND COACHING.
The Josephson Institute maintains a cadre of experienced consultants to offer agency leadership guidance on a wide variety of areas.
•TRAINING AND INSPIRATIONAL RESOURCES.
In addition to the POST published Becoming an Exemplary Peace Officer manuals for new and in-service officers, the Josephson Institute offers our iconic ‘Six Pillars of Character’” briefing room banners and posters.
Honoring the Badge: Spotting and Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls
- 5-Sep-19 Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office Regional Training Center
- 11-Sep-19 Northern California Regional Public Safety Training Authority
- 25-Sep-19 College of the Redlands
- 16-Oct-19 South Bay Regional Training Consortium
The Use of Force: Best Practices and Policies
Navigating the Critical Incident
Exemplary Strategic and Tactical Problem-Solving
- 9-Oct-19 Ventura County Criminal Justice Training Center
- 25-Oct-19 Kern County Sheriff’s Police Academy