Training Unit

710 N. 7th Street
Suite 20
Phone: 913-573-2861

The Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Office Training Division conducts Basic Detention Officer training, civilian staff training, and LEO in-service training.

Training topics are:Training Excercise

  • Report writing
  • Inter-Personal Communications   
  • Facility security
  • OC Spray
  • First Aid / CPR
  • Basic Firearms
  • Self Defense
  • Ethics
  • Developing a 40 hour annual In-Service which maintains the certification of each officer as specified and/or required by the Department and/or the State of Kansas.
  • Scheduling various Specialized Schools for staff members.
  • Ordering, maintaining, and issuing police equipment for recruit officers.
  • Insuring state standards and qualifications are met for each officer.
  • Ensures each officer knows how to handle and qualifies with their assigned weapon(s)
  • To train the officers to serve the public in a consistent, efficient, and professional manner.
  • Other staff members of the Sheriff’s Office as well as outside instructors assist the Training Division staff by providing instruction to students / staff.
  • With inter-agency cooperation, classes are often conducted off site allowing for a large diverse availability of topics.