Fair & Impartial Policing

Fair & Impartial Policing® (FIP) Training for your organization is hosted by MSP, MCOLES, MSA, and MACP.  Registration needs to be completed online via MI-TRAIN at www.train.org/mi-train (course numbers are included below- please make sure to use the correct course code when registering). Preference will be given to agencies registering within the MSP district where the course is held. 

FIP Overview Brochure
FIP Statewide Training Dates Announcement

Commander Training (MI-TRAIN course number 1080304)
This curriculum is targeted to executive command staff and instructs trainees how to lead and supervise in order to promote fair and impartial policing.

Mid-Manager Training (MI-TRAIN course number 1080305)  
This curriculum is targeted toward individuals who are above the rank of first-line supervisor and below what is considered executive command staff in an agency.

Commander/Mid-Manger Combination Training (MI-TRAIN course number 1080570) 
Combination of Commander and Mid-Manager Trainings.

Train-the-Trainer (TOT) Training (MI-TRAIN course number 1080306) 
TOT walks trainers through every aspect of the FIP Training Program and provides opportunities to practice teaching the modules of both curricula. Participants will receive both the recruit/patrol officers and the first-line supervisors’ curricula, including comprehensive lesson plans, trainers guide, and PowerPoint presentations to implement the training programs. These trainers will then provide classes for first-line supervisors and officers/deputies/troopers.

FIP Training Dates by MSP District

First District (Michigan State Police Headquarters, Dimondale):
Command - March 13, 2019
Mid-Manager - April 3, 2019
Train-the-Trainer - April 9-10, 2019

Second District (Courtyard by Marriott, Brighton):
Mid-Manager - December 5, 2018
Train-the-Trainer - February 6-7, 2019

Third District (Bavarian Inn, Frankenmuth):
Command - December 12, 2018
Mid-Manager - February 20, 2019
Train-the-Trainer - March 25-26, 2019

Fifth District (Delta Hotel by Marriott, Kalamazoo):
Command - April 8, 2019
Mid-Manager - April 29, 2019

Sixth District (Comfort Inn & Suites, Mt. Pleasant):
Command - June 19, 2019
Mid-Manager - June 24, 2019
Train-the-Trainer - June 25-26, 2019

Seventh District (Hotel Indigo, Traverse City):
Command/Mid-Manager Combo - May 1, 2019
Train-the-Trainer - May 22-23, 2019

Eighth District (Ramada Inn, Marquette):
Command/Mid-Manager Combo - May 15, 2019