The Training Section is comprised of one Captain, one Sergeant, and a core group of deputies with primary duties throughout the agency who are certified as instructors, and help supplement the training staff.
The Training Section is responsible for providing the required training mandated to keep all law enforcement certifications current and enhance the officer survival skills of the department. In addition to mandated training, courses are continuously evaluated to provide employees with premium specialized blocks of instruction. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to:
All promotional assessments through the rank of Lieutenant.
Procurement of all associated law enforcement equipment utilized by sheriff's office personnel.
The hiring of new personnel.
The oversight of the Field Training Officers program.