Level II – Instructional Technology Course (16 hours)

This is a fundamental course that introduces students to several different mediums that can be utilized to enhance student learning and acquire essential skills that can be immediately implemented in the classroom. Students will learn through hands-on experience in a highly active learning environment.

It is required for students who intend to complete the Intermediate Level of IDI. Additionally, this course meets the training requirement for the POST Academy Instructor Certification triennial re-certification training requirement for law enforcement instructors.

Laptops are required for this course.  IPads and tablets of any kind are not acceptable.


Course Topics

  • Effective use of easel charts
  • Interactive props
  • PowerPoint/Keynote
  • MovieMaker/iMovie
  • Internet & Other resources
  • Effective Handouts
  • Photographic and video equipment

Instructional Technology Equivalency (Alternative Option)

The Instructional Technology class is an “entry level” class that is geared toward familiarizing instructors with the different types of things that they can use in their classroom, and to give them exposure to Word, PowerPoint and MovieMaker.  If you consider yourself technology savvy, you can complete the equivalency essay and submit to Shawn Dyball for review and approval via email.

Technology-Equivalency-Essay-Instructions-Aug 2020


Course Prerequisites:

The following prerequisite has been established as a minimum baseline for students attending this course:

  1. Successfully have completed the Basic Instructor Course (AICC), ICI Instructor (ICII) or an equivalency

Course Certification Number9070-21717
Course Certification Hours16


Course Fee Information:

POST Reimbursement Plan IV: There is no tuition for this course. As of 10/7/2019, travel reimbursement is reimbursable via Training Reimbursement Request (TRR).

Non-POST Reimbursable agencies: Tuition is $116.27. There is no reimbursement for travel and per diem.

10/12-13/2021 – San Diego
October 12, 2021 - October 13, 2021
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

02/14-15/2022 – Sacramento
February 14, 2022 - February 15, 2022
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

04/4-5/2022 – Orange County
April 04, 2022 - April 05, 2022
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

06/13-14/2022 – San Diego
June 13, 2022 - June 14, 2022
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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