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Texas LESO Training Information

Quarterly training sessions are conducted at the Tx Parks & Wildlife facility located by the airport in Austin.  The one day class is free to attend but is now mandatory that all new participants attend this class prior to any requests for property being approved. Attendees MUST stay for the entire class (including the afternoon session) in order to meet the mandatory requirement for participation in the Texas LESO program and you will receive TCOLE credit for attending. The following information will be covered in each training session.

  1. Requisition process & property available to Texas LESO participants
  2. File management & property accountability
  3. Weapons policies & procedures
  4. Tactical Vehicle policies & procedures
  5. Aircraft policies & procedures
  6. Executive Order breakdown & State Plan of Operation explanation
  7. Live website training to include:
    1. Requesting property
    2. Inventory management

If you wish to register for one of our training sessions, please submit your request to attend to txlesoprogram@dps.texas.gov. Please include your name, title, agency, contact number and email.  A confirmation email will be sent to you along with class agenda, map of the facility and available hotel accommodations.  It is highly recommended that attendees be pre-approved for participation and have all web accounts set up prior to class.

Please refer to this list for the next class dates: