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.