Welcome to the MCA website

Be sure to check this site page often for training opportunities posted here.

Trainings and conferences listed in this section are being offered through MCA
and other associations and organizations associated
with those in the field of corrections.

ACA's E-Learning Program

     Contact Diane Geiman, Administrator
                          ACA E-Learning

elearning@aca.org / 703-224-0167/ www.aca.org

 The American Institute for the
Advancement of Forensic Studies

The AIAFS offers training sessions every month. 
Click here for the link to their site.

Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge
Quarterly Professional Trainings

Click here for the link to their website

 Minnesota Association of County Probation Officers (MACPO)

Click here for the link to their website.


MNCASA presents Joanne Archambault and Kim Lonsway, national experts on sexual assault issues from the federal technical assistance provider End Violence Against Women International, in the Twin Cities, December 12-13, 2017. Over the course of two days, the presenters will cover a range of topics including the following:

  • DNA Testing and Cold Cases
  • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • Law Enforcement Investigations, Victim Interviewing and Report Writing
  • Gender Bias in Policing
Click here for
information and registration

Leech Lake Tribal College
Law Enforcement Program

Minnesota POST PPOE Training

Balance 2017 Calendar of Trainings 

November: Community Policing Class – 6/7th - Free

November: Advanced Pharmaceutical Investigations: 14t.

November: Pepperball 14th and 15th



January: MDTS Use of Force Instructor – 16th/17th

January: SAFETAC – Courageous Leadership – Grand Rapids (MN)-29nd

January: SAFETAC – Officer Survival: Mindset 360 (Cass Lake)- 30th

January: Suicide Prevention – 22nd – Free


February: Excited Delirium and In-Custody Deaths – 12/13th


March: 3- 5th De-Escalation Training Instructor – LLBO – Walker (MN).

March: 12th and 13th: Taser Instructor – Requested/Pending

March: 26th – 30th – LOCK-Up Instructor Training

March: 19-21: Managing Narcotics Informants – FREE


April – Vistelar – CERT Instructor – April 23/27th

April 23rd, and 24th – Threat Pattern Recognition


May 8th – 10th- Force on Force

May 10th – 11th – Knife Defense – End User – Blue Shield Tactical

May 21-24th  – SPEAR LVL II


June: 13 and 14th: Narcotics Enforcement & Trafficking Investigations in Hotel/Motel & Parcel/Freight Carriers


August 2018: 13/16 – Firearms Instructor

Sept 2018: CAST – Counter Ambush Class – Pending Dates

November 09/03 – 09/05: Ground Control Instructor for law Enforcement – Blue Shield Tactical



MCA Office 
PO Box 261
Wyoming, MN 55092

Phone: 651.462.8320 
Fax: 651.717.6137

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