Leadership & Communication Excellence Practical Skills for Effective Leadership

Leadership & Communication Excellence Practical Skills for Effective Leadership

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03-06-18 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Central Illinois Police Training Center
Address: 5407 N University St, Poplar 100, Peoria, IL 61614

Michael J. Oyer, Director
Illinois Central College-North Campus-Poplar Hall
Office P100
Classroom P101
5407 N. University Street P100
Peoria, IL 61635-0001
Phone: (309) 690-7350
Fax: (309) 690-7359
Jean Swan: jswan@icc.edu
Heather Grove: hgrove@icc.edu

Leadership & Communication Excellence
Practical Skills for Effective Leadership

Instructor: Brian Polansky;
Polansky & Associates,
March 6-7, 2018
8am – 4pm
Class will meet in our classroom (above)
Enrollment Deadline: February 27, 2018
Course Size: Minimum -15, Maximum – 64

Course Objective

This seminar focuses on the central role of effective verbal interaction in leading and achieving organizational goals.

Participants will identify the necessary skills for developing excellence in work groups, learn how to facilitate employee communication satisfaction, and develop skills for facilitating organizational change through strategic communication.

Course Content
  • Recognize the central role of speech communication in law enforcement and leadership excellence.
  • Learn to facilitate organizational change through strategic verbal interaction.
  • Develop an understanding of the key characteristics of successful law enforcement teams.
  • Assess their teams on the essential team characteristics
  • Identify important factors contributing to and inhibiting ethical behavior in uniform.
  • Develop an action plan to develop a more effective team and action plans for personal and organizational change.
Instructor Biography

Dr. Brian Polansky is an award-winning educator, speaker, and author of education programs designed to encourage professional success through Communication Excellence.
After completing a Doctorate in Communication Studies at the University Of Kansas, Dr. Polansky joined the faculty of the University of Arkansas-Little Rock. Since 1993, he has provided communication education and curriculum development to law enforcement agencies including the FBI National Academy, the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas, International Association of Police Chiefs, and numerous police academies, associations, and leadership schools throughout the United States.
Dr. Polansky is president of Polansky & Associates and is in constant demand to present professional development seminars to a wide variety of professionals in law enforcement.
Popular seminar topics include
Leadership & Communication Excellence, Persuasive Skills, Verbal Fitness, and Ethics & Excellence in Law Enforcement.

Course Certification Information

MTU 7 request for certification of this course has been approved by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board Mobile In-Service Training Team #7 Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board

Meets mandatory guidelines set for the following: Civil Rights, Procedural Justice, Cultural Competency and Use of Force (with scenario based training