01-0148R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF DULUTH AND FIELD TRAINING ASSOCIATES TO PROVIDE POLICE FIELD TRAINING COURSES FOR A CONSIDERATION OF $6,250.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

        RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to execute an agreement, filed as Public Document No. _______________, between the city of Duluth and Field Training Associates for the purposes of providing instructional services to the Duluth police department at a cost to the city of $6,250; to be paid from the Revenue Fund 215, Agency 200, Organization 2451.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This agreement between the city of Duluth and Field Training Associates is to further develop the training and coaching skills of police department field training officers, who are responsible for the on-the-job training for police recruits during the probationary period. The supervisory instruction provides strategies and managerial tools for successful utilization of the field training program. The police department is beginning its third year of application of the training model developed by Field Training Associates. This training model is unique to Field Training Associates and is available only through their service providers.