Course Length: 1 day (8 hours)

MCTFT Coordinators: Gail Walker (727-344-8020)

This course is designed to provide executive-level law enforcement managers with insight into critical issues of counterdrug operations.  Attendance should be limited to command-level executive positions (e.g., chief, sheriff, director, task force board members). The attendee will learn management practices that will ensure a stable command and control attitude of first line and middle managers for counterdrug task force operations.

Course Objectives

  • Utilize organizational techniques for providing sound counterdrug enforcement efforts to communities served.
  • Understand policy and procedure requirements necessary to ensure operational control.
  • Utilize sound selection, training, and retention criteria for unit staffing.
  • Use risk assessment and mitigation procedures.

Overview of topics

  • Politics of Drug Enforcement
  • Task Force Formation and MOUs
  • Mission Orientation
  • Policy and Procedure Formulation
  • Personnel Issues
  • Financial Issues
  • Operational Controls
  • Information Management
  • Critical Issue Discussion

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