Safer Together Frontline Officer Workshop-CANCELLED Enfield, Connecticut · Friday, December 8, 2023

  • Event Information

    Because funding is provided by the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), there is no cost to attend this event.

  • Sponsored by

  • Overview

    Hosting Agency: Enfield Police Department


    Cohosting Agencies:

    • United States Attorney’s Office, District of Connecticut
    • New England State Police Information Network® (NESPIN), a Riss Center



    The VALOR Safer Together Frontline Officer Workshop is a highly interactive course that provides actionable skills and strategies to enhance safety and wellness and promote a healthy community climate by building trust, one interaction at a time.


    Morning Session Topics:

    · Remember why you serve.

    · Overcome challenging perceptions.

    · Recognize how community climate impacts you and your family.


    Afternoon Session Topics:

    · Change community perceptions with value-added and plus-one interactions.

    · Take charge of your future.


    Training will be held December 8, 2023, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., ET, with a one-hour break for lunch (on your own).


    Credit Hours Available: 8 hours

  • Accommodations will be made for individuals with disabilities as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Please contact the web event coordinators for further information.

Contact Us

For questions regarding registration and course content, please contact the event coordinators listed below from 8:30 a.m. through 5:00 p.m., ET.

Ms. Amanda Iadanza
(850) 481-7263
Ms. Annie Miller
(850) 481-7232

Frequently Asked Questions

No. This training is funded by BJA and is free to any sworn law enforcement officer. However, travel, lodging, and per diem costs are the responsibility of the attendee or the attendee’s agency.
Yes. Depending on the location of the training and the state’s law enforcement training authority, state law enforcement credit may be available.
This training is strictly classroom-based. Appropriate dress is business casual or uniform, if required by your agency.
While this training is primarily for state, local, and tribal officers, federal law enforcement officers may be admitted on a space-available basis.


Attendee Contact Information

Mailing Address


What type of agency do you work for?
Are you currently a sworn law enforcement officer?
What is your current assignment?
How many years of law enforcement experience do you have?
How many years since your last officer safety/and or leadership training?
Have you ever had a casualty care or self-aid/buddy-aid class?
Are you currently a certified law enforcement trainer?
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