Session New Orleans – Command & Staff Leadership
6 Weeks Self-paced Online, Opens 12/04/2017
2 Weeks Residency & Capstone, April 16-27, 2018 ~ St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office, LA
National Tuition ~ $4,850 (includes 20% discount)
Regional Tuition (States: AL, AR, FL, LA, TX, & MS) ~ $4,000 (includes 33% discount)
Total Seats ~ 50 

*   Includes 20% discount

6 Weeks Online Access Opens ~ 12/4/2017
Residency ~ 4/16-27/2018 

This “Command & Staff Leadership” session is a blended learning program designed to prepare today’s policing leaders to succeed in an ever-changing  professional  environment  and  to  effectively meet  the challenges of the future.

Graduates of the program will leave with new colleagues, a diverse array of faculty from which the student can continue to consult, and ways to act ahead of change to create an optimistic future for law enforcement and the communities they serve.

The long-term goal of the session is to add to the leadership skill sets of each participant; it is also to contribute to the body of knowledge of law enforcement through the completion of significant foresight-based research.

  • Leadership principles required to inspire and influence the future direction of the agency.
  • Strategies and tactics to identify emerging issues and provide a proactive response to deliver results with confidence.
  • Advanced and-on tools, skills and knowledge necessary to anticipate and prepare for the future success.
  • Fundamental and necessary working methods and benefits of sharing information.
  • Use of teams and stakeholders in problem solving for better outcomes.

The course graduates will receive a National Command & Staff College Certificate of Completion, Ribbon and MAGNUS Centurion Metal.  With this, the graduates become a member of an elite MAGNUS Centurion Network for enhance networking and future re-training and development.

Ribbon Color ~ GREEN

Select Topics

  • Adaptive Decision-Making
  • Basic Understanding of Terrorism
  • Budget Development & Finance
  • Community Relationships 
  • Conflict Management
  • Constitutional Law
  • Contemporary & Emerging Technologies ~ Legal Considerations
  • Corrections ~ Legal Considerations
  • Crisis Intervention Teams in Law Enforcement
  • Deliberate Leadership
  • Emerging Technologies and Policing in the 21st Century
  • Executive Leadership
  • Human Resources
  • Implementing A Community Oriented Policing (COP) or Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Program
  • Implicit Bias & Cultural Alignment
  • Intelligence-led Policing Program, A Primer
  • Law Enforcement Futures
  • Law Enforcement Government
  • Law Enforcement Innovations
  • Management Reporting
  • Negotiations & Dispute Resolutions
  • Personnel Management
  • Police Futures
  • Relational Policing For Leaders
  • Sound Doctrine: A Tactical Primer
  • Strategic Development
  • Stress Management and Resiliency
  • Supply Change Management & Innovation
  • Surviving Verbal Conflicts
  • The Psychology of Intelligence Analysis
  • The Psycho-social Influence on Terrorism: From Group Formation to Individual Radicalization
  • Think Great
  • Wellness & Resiliency
  • Much More…

Host Agency

About Sheriff Champagne

Sheriff Greg Champagne was born and raised in St. Charles Parish.
He and Alice Landry Champagne have been married for more than 30 years. Their daughter, Rochelle C. Fahrig, is an attorney. Their son, Greg Champagne Jr., a commercial pilot.

Sheriff Champagne attended Hahnville High School and graduated from Nicholls State University in 1979 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Government. Upon graduation, Greg was named to the Nicholls State University Hall of Fame and subsequently as one of its Outstanding Alumni.  He went on to receive his law degree from the Louisiana State University Law Center in 1982. He served as an assistant district attorney in St. Charles Parish for nearly 14 years and earned a reputation as being a tough, but fair prosecutor with a 94% conviction rate. 

Sheriff Champagne has twice graduated from the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia; first from the FBI’s Law Institute for  Prosecutors and more recently from the FBI’s Law Enforcement Executive Development Program.  Sheriff Champagne has twice graduated from the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia; first from the FBI’s Law Institute for  Prosecutors and more recently from the FBI’s Law Enforcement Executive Development Program.    He has attended numerous training programs during his 30-year law enforcement career. These include The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and the Northwestern University of Chicago’s Graduate School for Prosecutors. He has also represented the National Sheriff’s Association at two international counter-terrorism training programs that focused on the detection and prevention of terrorism and general public security measures in both Israel and England.