Law Enforcement Administration

New Supervisor Texas Compliance Course (3737)


Wichita Falls, Texas, USA

Registration Open

TCOLE Credit will be available

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Wichita Falls Police Dept.
710 Flood Street
Wichita Falls, TX  76301

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Registrar: +1.972.244.3404
ILEA: +1.972.244.3430 
Fax: +1.972.244.3431


This interactive and experiential program is designed to equip and inspire new supervisors for the challenges of the fast paced and fluid world of law enforcement leadership. This generation of leaders will learn core lessons in communication, both inside and outside their agency to promote trust and confidence. This course meets the requirements for compliance with TCOLE’s 1701.352 Occupations Code for new supervisor training.


  • Relevant Commission Rules and Legislative Changes
  • Role Identification
  • Values, Ethics and Principles
  • Communication
  • Leadership Styles
  • Counseling
  • Liability and Civil Rights Issues
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Civil Rights, Racial Sensitivity and Cultural Diversity
  • Special Investigative Issues
  • The Transition


Tuition includes all instruction and handouts. Lodging and meals are excluded.

  • $500 - Non-Member
  • $450 - ILEA Member

Who Should Attend

This course is aimed at newly promoted sworn and civilian supervisors; however, veteran supervisors in need of basic supervisory training will also find this course beneficial.

Schedule and Faculty

8:00am to 5:00pm Daily

Jerry Garner currently serves as Chief of the Corinth, Texas Police Department.  Before returning to his native Texas, Garner served for over 12 years as chief of the Greeley, Colorado Police Department, an agency serving a city of over 100,000 persons. Prior to that time, he served as police chief in Fort Lupton, Colorado, a city of 9,000 people. Before working as a police chief, Garner retired as a division chief after a 30-year career with the nationally-renowned Lakewood, Colorado Police Department where he led in virtually every assignment available in municipal policing.  He was the 62nd police CEO to come from Lakewood.  Before going to Colorado, Garner led a police training school in Kansas and served as an officer with the Victoria and San Marcos, Texas police departments.

Chief Garner holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and a Master’s in Administration of Justice.  He is a graduate of the Senior Management Institute for Police sponsored by the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF).  Garner has instructed for the FBI National Academy, the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the U.S. Department of the Interior, LEMIT at Sam Houston State University, ILEA, and various law enforcement academies and police specialty schools.  He has authored 13 books and over 200 articles on law enforcement topics.  One of his books, COMMON SENSE POLICE SUPERVISION, is now in its sixth printing. 

Overnight Accommodations

  • Home2 Suites by Hilton
    2681 Plaza Pkwy, Wichita Falls, TX 76308
    (940) 400-1050
  • Tru by Hilton
    2681 Plaza Pkwy, Wichita Falls, TX 76308
    (940) 400-1050
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton
    2675 Plaza Pkwy, Wichita Falls, TX 76308
    (940) 691-4663

TCOLE Credit

Successful graduates of this course will receive 24 hours of Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) credit.

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The Center for American and International Law does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected status in educational activities, scholarship programs or admissions.

Course Cancellation Policy

Occasionally, the Institute for Law Enforcement Administration (ILEA) may be forced to cancel a scheduled program. Whenever possible, the decision to cancel is made at least fourteen days prior to the start of the program, and registered participants are notified once that decision has been made. If the distance to the training site requires that you make airline and/or hotel reservations, please contact ILEA (+1.972.244.3430) to inquire about the status of any program before making travel arrangements. While paid registrations in cancelled courses will be refunded in full, ILEA will not be responsible for monetary loss due to cancellations or changes in airline or hotel reservations.

Eligibility Policy

The Institute for Law Enforcement Administration provides  professional education and technical support to the law enforcement community. 

A registrant in an ILEA program must be a sworn officer; a civilian employee of a law enforcement department; or an employee of a municipal, county or state agency.

Anyone interested in attending an ILEA program who does not meet the above standard requirements will need to request advance approval. Such requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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