Recruiting for Law Enforcement

Portsmouth, Virginia - June 6-7, 2022

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.

$395.00 per attendee
Length of Course:
8AM to 5PM, Day 1
8AM to Noon, Day 2
Seminar Location:
Portsmouth Sheriff's Office Training Academy
1725 Green Street
Portsmouth, Virginia 23704
Nearby Hotels:
Quality Inn Olde Town
347 Effingham St
Portsmouth, Virginia 23704
(757) 397-7788

Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel
425 Water St
Portsmouth, Virginia 23704
(757) 673-3000

Agency Contact:
Colonel Marvin Waters Jr.
Portsmouth Sheriff's Office
(757) 393-5619