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The Police Instructor’s Podcast is a value-based information sharing platform for police instructors who’re looking to improve the quality of law enforcement training by developing and implementing training strategies that are engaging and facilitate the transfer of training. The host, Michael Simpkins, will bring on industry experts to talk about training trends and more. To start out, my goal is to publish an episode on the 10th and the 25th of each month.

The Police Instructor’s Podcast is a value-based information sharing platform for police instructors who’re looking to improve the quality of law enforcement training by developing and implementing training strategies that are engaging and facilitate the transfer of training. The host, Michael Simpkins, will bring on industry experts to talk about training trends and more. To start out, my goal is to publish an episode on the 10th and the 25th of each month.
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The Police Instructor’s Podcast is a value-based information sharing platform for police instructors who’re looking to improve the quality of law enforcement training by developing and implementing training strategies that are engaging and facilitate the transfer of training. The host, Michael Simpkins, will bring on industry experts to talk about training trends and more. To start out, my goal is to publish an episode on the 10th and the 25th of each month.

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English

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Episodes

Blended Learning and Law Enforcement with Kerry Avery

5/15/2019
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In this episode Michael Simpkins with Kerry Avery of Odin Training Solutions. We discuss current training trends, blended and online learning formats, virtual reality, and best practices when designing effective training programs. To learn more about Kerry and Odin Training Solutions visit her website at https://odintrainingsolutions.com/.

Duration:00:39:05

The Body Reacts Predictably with Scott O and Denver Kindiger

5/1/2019
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In this episode I speak with Scott Ogrodowczyk & Denver Kindiger of K.O. Combatives, a comprehensive defensive tactics system for police officers.

Duration:00:35:26

Autism Spectrum Disorder: Things to Consider with Ryan Roettger

4/17/2019
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In Episode 7 your host Michael Simpkins talks with Ryan Roettger of the Autism and Law Enforcement Coalition. Ryan shares his knowledge about law enforcement and people with Autism.

Duration:00:42:25

PTSD: It has nothing to do with how strong someone is... with Michelle Kixmiller

4/3/2019
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Hey everyone… Michael Simpkins here, welcome to Episode 6 of The Police Instructor’s Podcast… thank you for joining me today… I appreciate you taking the time to listen. In this episode I’m speaking with Michelle Kixmiller about PTSD in law enforcement… she’s going to share strategies that may help us recognize it and overcome it… Michelle Kixmiller is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Licensed Educator. She works with adults and children with mental health needs including...

Duration:00:37:51

An Attack That Changed His Life Forever with Danny Aloy

3/20/2019
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In this episode Michael Simpkins talks with Danny Aloy who shares a story of an on-duty attack that changed his life forever. Hey everyone… Michael Simpkins here, welcome to Episode 5 of The Police Instructor’s Podcast… thank you so much for joining me today… I appreciate you taking the time to listen. This podcast takes you on a journey with police officers, police instructors, and other industry experts to provide information on training trends, officer stories, and more. In this episode...

Duration:00:44:44

"It Isn't That Online Training is Bad... Bad Online Training is Bad" with Darren Dake

3/6/2019
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In this Episode Michael Simpkins talks with Darren Dake the founder and COO of the Death Investigation Academy and the Coroner Talk Podcast. We talk about the good and bad of online training and he provides us with strategies to help us improve at what we do... teach police officers. Hey everyone… Michael Simpkins here, welcome to Episode 4 of The Police Instructor’s Podcast… thank you so much for joining me today… I appreciate you taking the time to listen. My name is Michael Simpkins, I’m...

Duration:00:35:32

Don't Let the Job Define You with Mark Simons

2/20/2019
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In this Episode I speak with Mark Simons of Empower Wellness. During our discussion Mark shares his strategies for success in overcoming fear and self-doubt. Hey everyone… Michael Simpkins here, welcome to Episode 3 of The Police Instructor’s Podcast… thank you so much for joining me today… I appreciate you taking the time to listen. My name is Michael Simpkins, I’m here sharing important information with you and covering different aspects of law enforcement, with an emphasis on training. In...

Duration:00:28:22

A Positive Mindset with Chris Vrooman

2/10/2019
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In Episode 002 Michael Simpkins talks with Chris Vrooman of Victory Solutions and The Journey Training about creating and maintaining a positive mindset. He breaks down strategies to overcoming fears and self-doubt that helps us be more self-aware, so we can be better at what we do as instructors. Hey everyone… Michael Simpkins here, welcome to Episode 2 of The Police Instructor’s Podcast… thank you so much for joining me today… I appreciate you taking the time to listen. My name is Michael...

Duration:00:54:22

Welcome and Introduction

2/10/2019
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Welcome to Episode 001 of the Police Instructor's Podcast. In this episode I talk about the reason for the show, what to expect from me during the show, the show format, and I finish it up with a tip I think you'll appreciate. Show Notes and Transcript:Hey, what’s up… this is Michael Simpkins from ThinBlueLearn where I provide amazing online learning for police officers… welcome to Episode 1 of the Police Instructor’s Podcast… Welcome to the very first episode of the Police Instructor’s...

Duration:00:12:41