State and Provincial Police Academy Directors (SPPADS)


The 2017 SPPADS Conference, hosted by the Ohio State Highway Patrol, will be held June 25-29 in Ohio. For more information on registration, lodging, and the conference agenda, please visit the 2017 SPPADS Conference website.


Section Information

This section has been established to

  • create and sponsor activities intended to advance the principles and competency of professional law enforcement instructors;
  • exchange of ideas, plans, and methods between section members and other persons or organizations interested in achieving competency in law enforcement training;
  • develop ideas, plans, and methodology relating to the science of instructional technology;
  • disseminate research data and information based on practical experience;
  • recognize members and individuals comprising the law enforcement training community; and
  • provide assistance to those persons and/or organizations interested in the attainment of the goals and objectives of the IACP.


For more information, contact Meghann Casanova.