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Leadership Development Institute

Today's public safety leaders face a formidable challenge. Ensuring the safety of our communities, in ways that are consistent with the United States Constitution and supported by the public, is no easy task. Our leaders in law enforcement and corrections face challenges that include complex issues, conflicting demands from the community, changes in technology, increasing diversity in our communities, generational differences in the workforce, limited resources, the attention of social media and other factors that increase the difficulty of the job. Our leaders must face these challenges and lead their agencies, personnel and communities in ways that not only provide safety and security, but do so in a manner that engenders public support.

The Leadership Development Institute is committed to helping develop public safety leaders who meet these challenges. As our name connotes, we view the work of developing leaders as a process that starts at the beginning of a career.While many of our programs are targeted at supervisors, we recognize that leadership can and should be developed and exhibited by all personnel, regardless of position or title.

We work closely with public safety leaders from throughout the state, across all disciplines of public safety, to ensure that we are addressing current leadership needs in the field. We also work with academic institutions and professional organizations such as the Maryland Correctional Administrators Association, the Maryland Sheriffs Association and the Maryland Chiefs of Police Association to produce programs for our students.

Library/Research Facilities
LDI is responsible for maintaining the library at the Public Safety Education and Training Center (PSETC). Public safety employees have access to the books, magazines, DVDs, reports, and reference works contained within the library collection. The librarian is available to help users locate appropriate materials they may need to answer their questions or for their research, and users may also request literature searches for materials that will supplement the resources that are physically located in the library.

Those training at the PSETC may visit the library between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. for assistance. Users across the state may call the library (410 875 3544) and request assistance from the librarian.

Traffic Safety Specialist Recognition Program

The Maryland Traffic Safety Specialist (TSS) program is a statewide recognition program for police officers who have attained distinctive levels of experience, training and proficiency in Highway Safety and Traffic Enforcement methods and procedures. This program is now being administered by the Maryland Highway Safety Office.

Follow this link for updated information and enrollment forms.


LDI Staff:

Michael Edwards, Acting Director
410-875-3576
michael.edwards@maryland.gov

Darla Rothman, Curriculum Developer & Program Administrator
410-875-3526
darla.rothman@maryland.gov

Maryann P. Foxwell, Program Administrator, First Line Supervisor Training
410-875-3560
maryann.foxwell@maryland.gov

Susan Strausbaugh, Management Associate
410-875-3575
susan.strausbaugh@maryland.gov


Unless otherwise noted, registration for MPCTC-hosted courses can be completed by contacting your agency training coordinator to login to the Online Registration System to enroll. Non-client agencies can submit a registration form to Katie.Johnson@maryland.gov. Contact Katie.Johnson@maryland.gov with questions regarding these courses.
LDI Training Opportunities:

LDI- The Leadership School
Apr 24 2018 - Apr 26 2018
Canceled as of 1/29/18
9:00 AM-4:00 PM
$250 for client-agencies (includes DPSCS employees); $300 for non-client agencies
P29030 / C15002

Sep 18 2018 - Sep 20 2018
Canceled as of 1/29/18
9:00 AM-4:00 PM
$250 for client-agencies (includes DPSCS employees); $300 for non-client agencies
P29030 / C15002

Apr 25 2018
This class was moved from 3/20 to 4/25. Enrolled students were alerted 3/1/18.
9:00am - 4:00pm
P29977 / C15355
$50 for client agencies (DPSCS included) / $75 for non-client agencies
Note: Registration fee includes AM and PM beverage service, a student workbook, a copy of the Thomas Kilmann Conflict Mode Assessment, and a copy of a leadership book selected and recommended by LDI Staff.

Jun 26 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
P29977 / C15355
$50 for client agencies (DPSCS included) / $75 for non-client agencies
Note: Registration fee includes AM and PM beverage service, a student workbook, a copy of the Thomas Kilmann Conflict Mode Assessment, and a copy of a leadership book selected and recommended by LDI Staff.

Sep 20 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
P29977 / C15355
$50 for client agencies (DPSCS included) / $75 for non-client agencies
Note: Registration fee includes AM and PM beverage service, a student workbook, a copy of the Thomas Kilmann Conflict Mode Assessment, and a copy of a leadership book selected and recommended by LDI Staff.

Dec 11 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
P29977 / C15355
$50 for client agencies (DPSCS included) / $75 for non-client agencies
Note: Registration fee includes AM and PM beverage service, a student workbook, a copy of the Thomas Kilmann Conflict Mode Assessment, and a copy of a leadership book selected and recommended by LDI Staff.

Apr 27 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
PSETC Physical Training Center
905 2nd Street, Sykesville, MD
$25.00 for Client Agencies / $50.00 for Non-Client Agencies. **(DPSCS PERSONNEL = $25)
Approval Codes: P30327 & C15527

May 7 2018 - May 14 2018
8:30am - 4:30pm
$115 for client agencies / $170 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
P29787 / C15306

Jun 4 2018 - Jun 11 2018
8:30am - 4:30pm
$115 for client agencies / $170 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
P29787 / C15306

Jul 9 2018 - Jul 16 2018
8:30am - 4:30pm
$115 for client agencies / $170 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
P29787 / C15306

Aug 6 2018 - Aug 13 2018
8:30am - 4:30pm
$115 for client agencies / $170 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
P29787 / C15306

Sep 10 2018 - Sep 17 2018
8:30am - 4:30pm
$115 for client agencies / $170 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
P29787 / C15306

Oct 15 2018 - Oct 22 2018
8:30am - 4:30pm
$115 for client agencies / $170 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
P29787 / C15306

Dec 3 2018 - Dec 10 2018
8:30am - 4:30pm
$115 for client agencies / $170 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
P29787 / C15306

May 7 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
$25.00 for Client Agencies / $50.00 for Non-Client Agencies **(DPSCS PERSONNEL = $25)
Approval Codes: P30837/C15679

May 8 2018 - May 10 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
P28502 / C14774
*New cost for 2018* $110 for client agencies (includes DPSCS) and $150 for non-client agencies
Please Note: Registration includes morning and afternoon beverage service, a leadership resource notebook, and a copy of the hardcover book Leadership Step-by-Step: Become the Person Others Follow, by Joshua Spodek. Students will also receive a copy of the Influence Strategies Exercise, a self-assessment tool that will be used in class.

Jul 24 2018 - Jul 26 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
P28502 / C14774
*New cost for 2018* $110 for client agencies (includes DPSCS) and $150 for non-client agencies
Please Note: Registration includes morning and afternoon beverage service, a leadership resource notebook, and a copy of the hardcover book Leadership Step-by-Step: Become the Person Others Follow, by Joshua Spodek. Students will also receive a copy of the Influence Strategies Exercise, a self-assessment tool that will be used in class.

Oct 2 2018 - Oct 4 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
P28502 / C14774
*New cost for 2018* $110 for client agencies (includes DPSCS) and $150 for non-client agencies
Please Note: Registration includes morning and afternoon beverage service, a leadership resource notebook, and a copy of the hardcover book Leadership Step-by-Step: Become the Person Others Follow, by Joshua Spodek. Students will also receive a copy of the Influence Strategies Exercise, a self-assessment tool that will be used in class.

May 21 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
$25.00 for Client Agencies / $50.00 for Non-Client Agencies **(DPSCS PERSONNEL = $25)
Approval Codes P30835/C15677

Jun 1 2018
9:00am - 4:00pm
$25.00 for Client Agencies / $50.00 for Non-Client Agencies **(DPSCS PERSONNEL = $25)

Jun 4 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
$25.00 for Client Agencies / $50.00 for Non-Client Agencies **(DPSCS PERSONNEL = $25)
Approval Codes P30840/C15683

Jun 5 2018 - Jun 14 2018
Class days 1-6 will run 8:30am-4:00pm;
Day 7 will run 8:30am-12:00pm.
Cost Update Effective January 1, 2018: $150 for client agencies; $210 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
* Registration Fee includes morning and afternoon beverage service each class day and lunch on the last day of class, as well as a Resource Notebook and a copy of the book “The 27 Challenges Managers Face” by Bruce Tulgan.
P28127 / C14590

Aug 21 2018 - Aug 30 2018
Class days 1-6 will run 8:30am-4:00pm;
Day 7 will run 8:30am-12:00pm.
Cost Update Effective January 1, 2018: $150 for client agencies; $210 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
* Registration Fee includes morning and afternoon beverage service each class day and lunch on the last day of class, as well as a Resource Notebook and a copy of the book “The 27 Challenges Managers Face” by Bruce Tulgan.
P28127 / C14590

Oct 23 2018 - Nov 1 2018
Class days 1-6 will run 8:30am-4:00pm;
Day 7 will run 8:30am-12:00pm.
Cost Update Effective January 1, 2018: $150 for client agencies; $210 for non-client agencies (DPSCS=no cost)
* Registration Fee includes morning and afternoon beverage service each class day and lunch on the last day of class, as well as a Resource Notebook and a copy of the book “The 27 Challenges Managers Face” by Bruce Tulgan.
P28127 / C14590

Jun 8 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
$25.00 for Client Agencies / $50.00 for Non-Client Agencies **(DPSCS PERSONNEL = $25)
Approval Codes P30836/C15678