in the Wisconsin State Patrol Academy 57th Recruit Class went through
defense-and- arrest tactics and fire arms training during their fourth
week of training.
State Patrol Academy cadets train
on defense-and-arrest tactics during the recruit class training.
(Photo by Rob Schuette)
Frank Hefti, a training officer for the academy, said the 25 cadets
were progressing well and are in training to become troopers or
cadets come from locations across the state.
are part of the only recruit class for 2008 and will graduate in
are learning things like professional communications and report
writing," Hefti said "They also will take law classes,
including constitutional law and traffic law."
cadets will get training in a number of areas in the upcoming months.
Some of the topics covered will be emergency medical services,
domestic and sexual assault, diversity, physical fitness, sobriety and
vehicle contact procedures.
State Patrol Academy cadets
partner up to learn the proper techniques to control personnel
during defense-and-arrest tactics training. (Photo
by Rob Schuette)
cadets will have classroom and field work, such as the training on the
emergency vehicle operations course.
is set for Dec. 12.
addition to the recruit class, the academy holds a number of classes
designed for law enforcement personnel.
more information about classes, including the recruit class, call the
State Patrol Academy at (608) 269-2500, e-mail the registrar at email@example.com
or visit the academy’s catalog at the Web site http://www.dot.wisconsin.gov/statepatrol/recruitment/.