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Apr
5
Mon
Advanced Traffic Crash Investigation Training (Part 2 of a 3-Part Series) @ Dona Ana County Sheriff's Office
Apr 5 @ 8:00 am – Apr 16 @ 5:00 pm
Advanced Traffic Crash Investigation Training (Part 2 of a 3-Part Series) @ Dona Ana County Sheriff's Office

This training will address the advanced concepts of traffic crash investigations, such as acceleration/deceleration rates, and airborne situations. Students will learn to estimate speeds and calculate kinetic and linear momentum resulting from falls, vaults, and flips. Students will also learn to evaluate vehicle lamps, tires, and damage to help determine vehicle behaviors during collisions.

PREREQUISITE: Students must have completed the At-Scene Traffic Crash Investigation Training.

To Register: https://shop.safernm.org/nmletp-courses  

Apr
10
Sat
Virtual Car Seat Checks @ Virtual Car Seat Checks
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Virtual Car Seat Checks @ Virtual Car Seat Checks

Virtual car seat checks are intended to provide parents and caregivers the opportunity to receive one-on-one education and instruction from nationally-certified child passenger safety technicians on the proper selection, installation, and use of their car seats. Sessions are by appointment only. Call 1-800-231-6145 to schedule an appointment.

To participate in the virtual session, parents and caregivers must have a valid email address, access to the Internet or Wi-Fi, and the ability to use Zoom via the app or website.  Zoom can be downloaded by visiting https://zoom.us/

Additional items required to successfully complete the virtual car seat education session include:

  • Car seat
  • Car seat manual
  • Vehicle manual
  • Laptop or smartphone with video capabilities
  • The child’s exact height and weight
  • Child should be present if possible
  • A second person to assist with camera/video session

Technicians will spend approximately 30 minutes per seat educating parents on the correct selection, installation, and use of their car seats and booster seats, including reviewing the parts of the car seat, how to find and use car seat labels, how to secure a car seat in the vehicle properly using the vehicle seat belt, how to check the seat for proper installation, and how to properly fit and adjust the harness on a child.  Parents and caregivers will also learn important information regarding after-market products, common errors in car seat safety, and be able to ask questions.

Apr
16
Fri
Virtual STEP Training @ Virtual STEP Training
Apr 16 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Virtual STEP Training @ Virtual STEP Training

In an effort to provide continuous training service to the New Mexico law enforcement community, and in compliance with the governor’s order mandating no large gatherings, The New Mexico Department of Transportation Traffic Safety Division (NMDOT TSD) and Safer
New Mexico Now (Safer), will begin hosting a virtual Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) course on Thursday, November 19, 2020 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To attend the virtual training, participants must have access to Zoom through a computer desktop or the Zoom mobile app.  Zoom can be downloaded by visiting https://zoom.us/

 

Apr
21
Wed
Virtual Car Seat Checks @ Virtual Car Seat Checks
Apr 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Virtual Car Seat Checks @ Virtual Car Seat Checks

Virtual car seat checks are intended to provide parents and caregivers the opportunity to receive one-on-one education and instruction from nationally-certified child passenger safety technicians on the proper selection, installation, and use of their car seats. Sessions are by appointment only. Call 1-800-231-6145 to schedule an appointment.

To participate in the virtual session, parents and caregivers must have a valid email address, access to the Internet or Wi-Fi, and the ability to use Zoom via the app or website.  Zoom can be downloaded by visiting https://zoom.us/

Additional items required to successfully complete the virtual car seat education session include:

  • Car seat
  • Car seat manual
  • Vehicle manual
  • Laptop or smartphone with video capabilities
  • The child’s exact height and weight
  • Child should be present if possible
  • A second person to assist with camera/video session

Technicians will spend approximately 30 minutes per seat educating parents on the correct selection, installation, and use of their car seats and booster seats, including reviewing the parts of the car seat, how to find and use car seat labels, how to secure a car seat in the vehicle properly using the vehicle seat belt, how to check the seat for proper installation, and how to properly fit and adjust the harness on a child.  Parents and caregivers will also learn important information regarding after-market products, common errors in car seat safety, and be able to ask questions.

May
1
Sat
Mini Superblitz (ENDWI and BKLUP)
May 1 – May 7 all-day
May
5
Wed
Law Enforcement Coordinators’ Symposium
May 5 – May 6 all-day
Law Enforcement Coordinators' Symposium

The annual Law Enforcement Coordinators’ Symposium (LECS) is conducted for representatives from New Mexico law enforcement agencies participating in ENDWI, BKLUP/CIOT, 100 Days and Nights of Summer, STEP, and other TSD-sponsored enhanced enforcement programs.  The LECS provides law enforcement representatives the opportunity to obtain current program information, legal and administrative updates, and to receive continuing education units.

Details TBD.

May
8
Sat
Virtual Car Seat Checks @ Virtual Car Seat Checks
May 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Virtual Car Seat Checks @ Virtual Car Seat Checks

Virtual car seat checks are intended to provide parents and caregivers the opportunity to receive one-on-one education and instruction from nationally-certified child passenger safety technicians on the proper selection, installation, and use of their car seats. Sessions are by appointment only. Call 1-800-231-6145 to schedule an appointment.

To participate in the virtual session, parents and caregivers must have a valid email address, access to the Internet or Wi-Fi, and the ability to use Zoom via the app or website.  Zoom can be downloaded by visiting https://zoom.us/

Additional items required to successfully complete the virtual car seat education session include:

  • Car seat
  • Car seat manual
  • Vehicle manual
  • Laptop or smartphone with video capabilities
  • The child’s exact height and weight
  • Child should be present if possible
  • A second person to assist with camera/video session

Technicians will spend approximately 30 minutes per seat educating parents on the correct selection, installation, and use of their car seats and booster seats, including reviewing the parts of the car seat, how to find and use car seat labels, how to secure a car seat in the vehicle properly using the vehicle seat belt, how to check the seat for proper installation, and how to properly fit and adjust the harness on a child.  Parents and caregivers will also learn important information regarding after-market products, common errors in car seat safety, and be able to ask questions.

May
12
Wed
Radar/LIDAR Instructor Training @ Rio Rancho Police Department
May 12 @ 8:00 am – May 14 @ 4:00 pm
Radar/LIDAR Instructor Training @ Rio Rancho Police Department

This 3-day training assists law enforcement personnel in developing the skills necessary to successfully present Radar/LIDAR training programs to other members of law enforcement. Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of the motivation, basic methods, principles, and operation of radar and laser technology used in speed enforcement. Training topics include detailed mathematic and scientific principles for successful use of radar and laser technology, information about moving and stationary radar, legal issues, and preparing for court testimony. The training is designed for law enforcement personnel, including but not limited to field officers, first-line supervisors, managers, administrators, and law enforcement program coordinators.

PREREQUISITE AND REQUIREMENTS; Students must have completed an Instructor Development course and a Radar/LIDAR Operator Course prior to registration. Students should bring a radar unit (in-car and/or hand-held), LIDAR unit, reflective vest, and note taking material.

May
17
Mon
Traffic Crash Reconstruction Training (Part 3 of a 3-Part Series) @ Dona Ana County Sheriff's Office
May 17 @ 8:00 am – May 28 @ 5:00 pm
Traffic Crash Reconstruction Training (Part 3 of a 3-Part Series) @ Dona Ana County Sheriff's Office

The training will assist the students with further understanding of vehicle dynamics in a crash. Students will take part in more intense study of time/distance calculations, angular momentum, and impact speed calculations using momentum equations. Students will gain hands-on experience in crash reconstruction through extensive project work and controlled vehicle experiments. Each student will be required to diagram and analyze different crash scenarios, as well as complete vector sum analyses of each.

PREREQUISITE: Students must have completed the Advanced Traffic Crash Investigation Training.

To register: https://shop.safernm.org/nmletp-courses

May
19
Wed
Virtual Car Seat Checks @ Virtual Car Seat Checks
May 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Virtual Car Seat Checks @ Virtual Car Seat Checks

Virtual car seat checks are intended to provide parents and caregivers the opportunity to receive one-on-one education and instruction from nationally-certified child passenger safety technicians on the proper selection, installation, and use of their car seats. Sessions are by appointment only. Call 1-800-231-6145 to schedule an appointment.

To participate in the virtual session, parents and caregivers must have a valid email address, access to the Internet or Wi-Fi, and the ability to use Zoom via the app or website.  Zoom can be downloaded by visiting https://zoom.us/

Additional items required to successfully complete the virtual car seat education session include:

  • Car seat
  • Car seat manual
  • Vehicle manual
  • Laptop or smartphone with video capabilities
  • The child’s exact height and weight
  • Child should be present if possible
  • A second person to assist with camera/video session

Technicians will spend approximately 30 minutes per seat educating parents on the correct selection, installation, and use of their car seats and booster seats, including reviewing the parts of the car seat, how to find and use car seat labels, how to secure a car seat in the vehicle properly using the vehicle seat belt, how to check the seat for proper installation, and how to properly fit and adjust the harness on a child.  Parents and caregivers will also learn important information regarding after-market products, common errors in car seat safety, and be able to ask questions.