Courses

THE WINNING MIND

By looking at the key components of peak performance, including who survives and why, the roles that optimism, risk and bureaucracy play in our personal and professional lives, and how individuals and organizations can make themselves truly resilient.

THE WINNING MIND FOR WOMEN

Sgt. Betsy Smith guides students through 8 hours of intensive, interactive training that will provide attendees with updates and information they can employ to improve and enhance both their professional and personal lives.

THE WINNING MIND FOR WOMEN, UNLEASHED!

Two of the most recognized “women warriors” in law enforcement have teamed up through Dave Smith & Associates to bring an expanded and exciting day of training and inspiration to the police profession.

CAREER & OFFICER SURVIVAL FOR DISPATCHERS

This one-of-a-kind interactive, multi-media training course will give public safety and private security dispatchers the opportunity to truly see, hear and feel what is happening on the street and learn how their actions, instincts and expertise can play a vital role in police officer safety and survival.

MINDSET BOOTCAMP

Two training icons — together for the first time! Dave Smith and Lt. Col. Dave Grossman will deliver the essential elements of “The Winning Mind” and “The Bulletproof Mind” in a two-day seminar that will change the way you work, live, and think!

THE TRUTH ABOUT GENDER DIFFERENCES

This workshop is designed to provide officers, dispatchers, trainers, supervisors, managers and all other personnel with a realistic view of gender differences and how these can be harnessed to improve performance, morale, communication, relationships, and officer safety.

LEADING FOR THE WINNING MIND

Dave and Betsy look at the key components of peak performance, including who wins and why, the roles that optimism, risk and bureaucracy play in our personal and professional lives, and how individuals and organizations can make themselves truly resilient.

DEVELOPING SUCCESSFUL STAFF SKILLS

This intensive, interactive 32-hour course will teach attendees to produce a comprehensive staff report that compares and contrasts alternatives, makes strong recommendations for action, and is supported by verifiable research.

BEYOND OFF DUTY SURVIVAL

This class teaches officers what off duty threats they may face and how to respond safely and tactically, and then goes even further, helping them to teach their family and friends how to stay safe and respond appropriately when the unthinkable happens.