Recruiting for Law Enforcement

Pharr, Texas - June 23-24, 2025

** Eligible for TCOLE Credit Hours **

Successful recruiting of police applicants is dependent on the ability of an agency to advertise their openings, generate interest in the job that is available and then to develop a more personalized contact with the potential employee to make them feel welcome and wanted at the agency.

This course provides methods for creating more personalized contacts with police applicants in an effort to get them to engage the hiring process. This is a very challenging environment in which agencies are working to hire the best employees while competing against each other in the law enforcement labor market. This course will provide best practice information in the field of recruiting while outlining effective approaches to attract new candidates.

$425.00 per attendee
Length of Course:
8AM to 5PM, Day 1
8AM to Noon, Day 2
Seminar Location:
South Texas College Regional Center for Public Safety Excellence
3901 S. Cage Blvd.
Pharr, Texas 78577
Nearby Hotels:
Hampton Inn & Suites McAllen
10 W Expy 83
McAllen, Texas 78501
(956) 661-1100

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton McAllen
1800 S 2nd St.
McAllen, Texas 78503
(956) 686-3000

Agency Contact:
Training Coordinator Robert Vela Jr.
South Texas College Regional Center for Public Safety Excellence
(956) 872-4203