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Training Unit

The Professional Standards Unit was created to provide programs for deputy sheriffs and corrections officers to assure optimum performance, effectiveness, and departmental productivity as Williamson County Officers. Additionally, the unit has the responsibility of developing hiring and promotional criteria to ensure new employees the highest probability of success. The unit is also charged with the responsibility of developing a comprehensive training program that perpetuates maximum effectiveness and efficiency. These programs include, but not limited to, addressing the physical, intellectual, emotional, legal and ethical demands imposed upon Sheriff's Office personnel.

Training today’s professional law enforcement officer has often been cited as the most important responsibility of any law enforcement agency. With this in mind, the Training Division is committed to providing the most comprehensive and advanced Law Enforcement curriculum available. The philosophy of the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office accentuates all aspects of training to produce well trained, professional Law Enforcement officers to better serve our community. Proper training provides personnel with the most important tools of their career, providing the ability to act decisively and correctly in a wide spectrum of situations.

  • The Training Division's goal is to provide proactive job specific training that will:
  • Improve job performance and proficiency through effective and efficient training
  • Meet or exceed all of TCOLE training standards and requirements
  • Improve the training quality by training with organizational goals in mind
  • Insure the department’s philosophy and mandates are clearly understood 

The function of the Training Division is to provide and coordinate the training for all personnel. This training includes, but is not limited to:

  • Recruit Training
  • In-Service training
  • Firearms training
  • Specialized training
  • Provide training to outside agencies

If you have questions, please email [email protected] or call 512-352-4823

 
Training Calendar

To register, please contact Mary Daniels at [email protected]  All WCSO taught courses are free of charge to outside agencies. However, outside agencies are required to supply their own ammunition and TASER cartridges if applicable.

Aug

Date

Time

Course

TCOLE#

Setting

Instructor

Slots

Register

2

8:00A-5:00P

Hearing Impaired Traffic

Stops

7887

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

Cadre

75

[email protected]

3

9:00A-5:30P

Mental Health for Jailers

4900

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

Cadre

30

[email protected]

4-10

8:00A-5:00P

School Marshal Cert.

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

Cadre

75

Closed

6-10

8:00A-5:00P

NASRO Basic

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

NASRO

50

www.NASRO.org

8

9:00A-5:30P

De-Escalation

1849

C/O Larry Ewing Classroom

Dep Williams

30

[email protected]

13-16

8:00A-5:00P

NASRO Advanced

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

NASRO

50

www.NASRO.org

16-17

9:00A-5:30P

Inmate Rights & Privileges

3502

C/O Larry Ewing Classroom

Cadre

30

[email protected]

16

8:00A-12:00P

Ground Fighting Tactics

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

20

[email protected]

16

1:00P-5:00P

Ground Fighting Tactics

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

20

[email protected]

18

7:30A-6:00P

Self Defense Academy

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

0

Closed

20-24

8:00A-5:00P

Firearms Instructor

2222

Wilco Gun Range

Dep Nickel

16

[email protected]

20-24

8:00A-5:00P

Crisis Intervention Training

1850

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

Cadre

75

[email protected]

21-22

9:00A-5:30P

Use of Force in Jail Setting

3504

C/O Larry Ewing Classroom

Cadre

30

[email protected]

21

8:00A-12:00P

Ground Fighting Tactics

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

20

[email protected]

21

1:00P-5:00P

Ground Fighting Tactics

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

20

[email protected]

22

9:00A-5:30P

Cell Extraction

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Cadre

20

[email protected]

23

8:00A-12:00P

Ground Fighting Tactics

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

20

[email protected]

27-31

8:00A-5:00P

Firearms Instructor

2222

Deputy Trabal

Dep Trabal

20

[email protected]

28-29

9:00-5:30P

Interpersonal Comm.

3503

C/O Larry Ewing Classroom

Cadre

30

[email protected]

28

8:00A-12:00P

Ground Fighting Tactics

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

20

[email protected]

28

1:00P-5:00P

Ground Fighting Tactics

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

20

[email protected]

30

9:00A-5:30P

Use of Force Jail Setting

3504

C/O Larry Ewing Classroom

Cadre

30

[email protected]

30

8:00A-12:00P

Ground Fighting Tactics

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

20

[email protected]

30

1:00P-5:00P

Ground Fighting Tactics

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

20

[email protected]

31

8:00A-5:00P

De-Escalation

1849

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

Dep Williams

75

[email protected]

Sept

Date

Time

Course

TCOLE#

Setting

Instructor

Slots

4

9:00A-4:300P

Below 100

8813

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

LT Gripentrog

20

[email protected]

4

9:00A-5:30P

Mental Health for Jailers

4900

C/O Larry Ewing Classroom

Sgt Whitus

30

[email protected]

5

9:00A-5:30P

Suicide Detection/ Prevention

3501

C/O Larry Ewing Classroom

Sgt Whitus

30

[email protected]

5,6,7

9:00A-5:30P

RaDAR/ LiDAR Certification

2065

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

Sgt Baxter

20

In-house only

7

8:30A-5:30P

Professionalism for the LEO

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

LT Gripentrog

75

[email protected]

10

9:30A-4:30P

K-9 Encounters

4065

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

Ofc Davis

75

[email protected]

11-12

9:00A-5:30P

Low Light Encounters

3318

Sgt Robert Wright BPOC Room

Cadre

15

[email protected]

12

9:00A-5:30P

Excited Delirium

3847

C/O Larry Ewing Classroom

Cadre

30

[email protected]

13

9:00A-5:30P

Court Security Officer

10999

C/O Larry Ewing Classroom

Dep Williams

30

[email protected]

13-14

9:00A-5:30P

ALERRT Active Shooter

3311

Sgt Robert Wright BPOC Room

Cadre

15

[email protected]

17

8:30A-5:30P

Professionalism for the LEO

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

LT Gripentrog

75

[email protected]

18

8:30A-5:30P

De-Escalation

1849

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

Dep Williams

75

[email protected]

18

9:00A-5:30P

Taser Certification

3344

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Cadre

30

[email protected]

19

8:30A-5:30P

Professionalism for the LEO

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

LT Gripentrog

75

[email protected]

20

8:30A-5:30P

Professionalism for the LEO

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

LT Gripentrog

75

[email protected]

22

8:00A-5:00P

Citizens Defense Academy

Dep. William Stanley DT Room

Dep Schaefer

CLOSED

25

8:30A-5:30P

Professionalism for the LEO

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

LT Gripentrog

75

[email protected]

27

8:30A-5:30P

Professionalism for the LEO

Sheriff John T. Olive Classroom

LT Gripentrog

75

[email protected]

 
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