Field Training Officer School


This 2.5-day class is a combination of the San Jose Model, the modified version-the PTO Model, along with other best practices to create an advanced, proven, up-to-date training that is applicable to Maine Law Enforcement.

The objectives of this course include:

  • Creating a standardized program
  • Role of an FTO
  • Ethics and it’s liabilities
  • Leadership traits, relationships & conduct
  • Effective teaching methods for different learning styles
  • Setting expectations and completing evaluations of the trainee
  • Example Daily Observation Reports (DOR) and Weekly Observation Reports (WOR)
  • Training Scenario’s for application of class objectives


FTO Instructor

Upcoming Class Dates

3 day class

Day 1Sep 26: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Day 2Sep 27: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Day 3Sep 28: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dirigo Safety LLC
95 Main Street 3rd Floor
Auburn, ME, 04210
Price: $450 (Lunch Included for Days 1&2)