E-News, Issue #85

***********REGISTRATION IS OPEN***********
Annual Training Symposium/Conference
        Registration is open for our 2017 Annual Training Symposium/ Conference being held in Kansas City, MO.  Click here to go directly to the Conference registration.

       Check out www.alertconference.org  to learn more all about this year's training events.  The conference is being hosted by the Kansas City Police Department, MO and will be held at the Kansas City Marriott Country Club Plaza.  You can make your hotel reservations now by going to the ALERT Conference website under the "hotel" button on the main menu bar.

Web Site...Make Over...

       Our main website, www.alertinternational.com has been completely updated and revised. Make sure you take a few moments and browse the new site.

Regional Events...

        Peel Regional Police will be hosting a Regional Training Symposium on May 10, 2017 from 8:00am-4:00pm at the Garry W Morden Center, 7535 Ninth Line, Mississauga, Ontario.  Contact:  Mr. Hugh Anderson, Specialist - Driver Training, 905-453- 3311 Ext. 3823 or Hugh.Anderson@peelpolice.ca
     "Professional trainers sharing thoughts and ideas;  keeping officers safe on the road!"

Presentations include:
  • Federal Signal- Risk Reduction Presentation
    Stop Stick Train the Trainer Certification
  • York Regional Police Vehicle Containment Stops
  • What we can learn from an MCB Investigator
       The Board of Directors is asking that ALL Regional Directors forward your proposed activities for this year's gathering to Duane Hampton, Board of Directors Regional Representative at Duane.Hampton@hpdnc.org.  

       If you need assistance pulling off a Regional Event please let Duane know and he will discuss with the Board of Directors.  Last year we only had one Region hold a Regional Gathering.  Lets plan on having every Regional come on board this year.

Best  Regards and Be Safe,


Albert Liebno 
ALERT President



A.L.E.R.T. International is dedicated to the encouragement and correlation of research and development as well as the sharing of information, ideas and innovations in the area of emergency vehicle response operation. Additionally, A.L.E.R.T.'s mission is to provide assistance to states in establishing effective and defensible standards for employment and training of law enforcement officers in the field of emergency vehicle operations. Another aspect of the mission is the promotion of a positive, professional image of emergency response trainers.