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Note: Price Change Occured January 2022.

JANUARY 2022

ALABAMA COURSE: (Closed)
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE RE-CERTIFICATION
DATE:
January 10-12, 2022
LOCATION:
Alabama Corrections Academy-Selma, AL
This course is full!

ALABAMA COURSE: (Closed)
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO RE-CERTIFICATION
DATE:
January 17-19, 2022
LOCATION:
Alabama Corrections Academy-Selma, AL
This course is full!

TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
January 17-21, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Williamson Co. Sheriff’s Office
Academy Park Gyms
120 Everbright
Franklin, TN 37064

CONTACT:
Nikki Osborne at
nikki.shaver@williamsoncounty-tn.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
January 24-28, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Williamson Co. Sheriff’s Office
Academy Park Gyms
120 Everbright
Franklin, TN 37064

CONTACT:
Nikki Osborne at
nikki.shaver@williamsoncounty-tn.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ARKANSAS COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
January 17-21, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Rogers Police Department
1905 S. Dixieland
Rogers, AR 72758

CONTACT:
Don Lisi at
dlisi@rogersar.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ARKANSAS COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
January 24-28, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Rogers Police Department
1905 S. Dixieland
Rogers, AR 72758

CONTACT:
Don Lisi at
dlisi@rogersar.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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FEBRUARY 2022

ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
February 7-11, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Hoover Police Department
850 Municipal Drive
Hoover, AL 35216

CONTACT:
Wayne Weems at
wayne.weems@hooveralabama.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
February 14-18, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Hoover Police Department
850 Municipal Drive
Hoover, AL 35216

CONTACT:
Wayne Weems at
wayne.weems@hooveralabama.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

February 7-11, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
220 Judge Edward Dufrense Parkway
Luling, LA 70070

CONTACT:
Sgt. Burt Hazletine
Office (985) 783-1173 ext. 2605

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
February 14-18, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
220 Judge Edward Dufrense Parkway
Luling, LA 70070

CONTACT:
Sgt. Burt Hazletine
Office (985) 783-1173 ext. 2605

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
EQUALIZER 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
(8-HOUR COURSE POSTED BELOW THIS POSTING)

DATE:
February 14-18, 2022

HOST:
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
2829 Lt. Benjamin Davis, Jr. Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

CONTACT:
Carl Dabadie
225/413-9937

Price:
$700.00/officer for 40-hour Certification
$500.00/officer for24-hour Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Carl Dabadie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
EQUALIZER 8-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
(For SSGT Vanguard 1 & 2 Instructors)

DATE:
February 17, 2022

HOST:
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
2829 Lt. Benjamin Davis, Jr. Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

CONTACT:
Carl Dabadie
225/413-9937

Price:
$200.00/officer for 8-hour Certification
$200.00/officer for 8-hour Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Carl Dabadie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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APRIL 2022

February 21-23, 2022 in Oxford, MS

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MARCH 2022

ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
February 28 – March 4, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Cullman County Sheriff’s Office
1910 Beech Ave. S.E.
Cullman, AL 35055

CONTACT:
Rex Sorrow at
rsorrow@cullmansheriff.org

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
March 7-11, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Cullman County Sheriff’s Office
1910 Beech Ave. S.E.
Cullman, AL 35055

CONTACT:
Rex Sorrow at
rsorrow@cullmansheriff.org

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
March 21-25, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
UT Knoxville Police Department
2106 Andy Holt Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37996

CONTACT:
Sgt. Lindsey Gardner at
(865) 974-3114

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
March 28- April 1, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
UT Knoxville Police Department
2106 Andy Holt Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37996

CONTACT:
Sgt. Lindsey Gardner at
(865) 974-3114

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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APRIL-MAY 2022

April 4-6, 2022 in Tuscaloosa, AL

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

April 25-29, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office
29225 Woodside Drive
Walker, LA 70785

CONTACT:
Stacy Dufour at
sdufour@lpso.org

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:

May 2-6, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office
29225 Woodside Drive
Walker, LA 70785

CONTACT:
Stacy Dufour at
sdufour@lpso.org

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
May 16-20, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office
357 Sheriff Fewell Rd
West Monroe, LA 71292

CONTACT:
Chris Jerkins at
Christopher.Jerkins@opso.net

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
May 23-27, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office
357 Sheriff Fewell Rd
West Monroe, LA 71292

CONTACT:
Chris Jerkins at
Christopher.Jerkins@opso.net

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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JUNE 2022

MISSISSIPPI COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:

June 20-24 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Lafayette Co. Sheriff’s Dept.
713 Jackson Ave.
Oxford, MS 38655

CONTACT:
Tony Carleton
tcarleton@mail.com
662-231-3201

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Tony Carleton
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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JULY 2022

TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
July 18-22, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Murfreesboro Police Department
1004 North Highland Ave.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

CONTACT:
Blake Troutman at
0858@murfreesboro.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
July 25-29, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Murfreesboro Police Department
1004 North Highland Ave.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

CONTACT:
Blake Troutman at
0858@murfreesboro.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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AUGUST 2022

ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

AUGUST 15-19 , 2022

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy Baldwin County
LOCATION:
15950 Mosley Road
Stapleton, AL 36578

CONTACT:
Michael Miyaji
mmiyaji@baldwincountyal.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:

August 22-26, 2022

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy Baldwin County
LOCATION:
15950 Mosley Road
Stapleton, AL 36578

CONTACT:
Michael Miyaji
mmiyaji@baldwincountyal.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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SEPTEMBER 2022

ARKANSAS COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
September 5-9, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Rogers Police Department
1905 S. Dixieland
Rogers, AR 72758

CONTACT:
Don Lisi at
dlisi@rogersar.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ARKANSAS COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
September 12-15, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Rogers Police Department
1905 S. Dixieland
Rogers, AR 72758

CONTACT:
Don Lisi at
dlisi@rogersar.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

September 19-23 , 2022

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy – Tucacaloosa
LOCATION:
7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

CONTACT:
Wes Jacobs
205-759-3000

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
September 26-30, 2022

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy – Tucacaloosa
LOCATION:
7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

CONTACT:
Wes Jacobs
205-759-3000

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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OCTOBER 2022

TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:
October 17-21, 2022

HOST & LOCATION:
Knox County Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
4900 Maloneyville Road
Knoxville, TN 37918

CONTACT:
Brent Gibson at  brent.gibson@knoxsheriff.org

PRICE:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith

Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
October 24-28, 2022

HOST & LOCATION:
Knox County Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
4900 Maloneyville Road
Knoxville, TN 37918

CONTACT:
Brent Gibson at  brent.gibson@knoxsheriff.org

PRICE:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith

Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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NOVEMBER – DECEMBER 2022

ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:
November 7-11, 2022

HOST:
Northeast Alabama LE Academy
LOCATION:
100 Gamecock Drive
Anniston, Alabama 36205

CONTACT:
Brian Staude
bstaude@jsu.edu

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Joe Parrish
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
November 14-18, 2022

HOST:
Northeast Alabama LE Academy
LOCATION:
100 Gamecock Drive
Anniston, Alabama 36205

CONTACT:
Brian Staude
bstaude@jsu.edu

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Joe Parrish
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:
November 28- December 2, 2022

HOST & LOCATION:
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
2829 Lt. Benjamin Davis, Jr. Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

CONTACT:
Johnny Lee Smith

PRICE:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith

Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
December 5-9, 2022

HOST:
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
2829 Lt. Benjamin Davis, Jr. Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

CONTACT:
Johnny Lee Smith

PRICE:

$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

REGISTER HERE!

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