Course Catalog

In addition to webinars, the IACA offers the following in person and online classes. To host an IACA class, please read through the hosting requirements listed here.

If you have developed training curriculum and are interested in developing that material into an IACA class, please contact the Training Director at training@iaca.net. If you have developed training curriculum and are interested in developing that material into an IACA class, please contact the Training Director at training@iaca.net.

Course Catalog

Online

Advanced Analytical Methods Using Microsoft Office – April 2022

Course Language: English Description Microsoft Office Suite has remained the go to set of tools for most police agencies.  Most in the analyst community are familiar with the tools in some form or fashion.  This 12-week course offers an advanced study of Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and general statistics.  Learn to build your own clean […]

April 03rd – June 25th, 2022

Online

Advanced Analytical Methods Using Microsoft Office – July 2022

Course Language: English Description Microsoft Office Suite has remained the go to set of tools for most police agencies.  Most in the analyst community are familiar with the tools in some form or fashion.  This 12-week course offers an advanced study of Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and general statistics.  Learn to build your own clean […]

July 03rd – September 24th, 2022

Online

Advanced Analytical Methods Using Microsoft Office – October 2022

Course Language: English Description Microsoft Office Suite has remained the go to set of tools for most police agencies.  Most in the analyst community are familiar with the tools in some form or fashion.  This 12-week course offers an advanced study of Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and general statistics.  Learn to build your own clean […]

October 02nd – December 24th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-02: Law Enforcement Models and Analytical Data

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 2-Law Enforcement Models Skill Set 4-Law Enforcement Data and Crime Analysis Data Sources Description This month we’re all about the inner workings of the departments you support. How does crime analysis fit into a department’s mission and strategic plan (spoiler: there […]

February 10th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-03: Criminal Behavior and Organized Crime

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 3-Criminal Behavior Skill Set 19-Organized Crime Description What are people thinking? That’s what we’ll discuss in this session on offenders and their really bad choices. The crime triangle is covered, along with the sociological/geographic theories of why crime occurs. Reasons for […]

March 10th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-04: Data Management and Internet Resources

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 5-Internet Resources Skill Set 6-Crime Analysis Data and Data Management Description Understanding data integrity and cleaning is a critical skill for any analyst to master. This session details the differences in types of data and creating database connections and automating information. […]

April 14th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-05: Applied Research Methods and Qualitative Analysis

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 7-Applied Research Methods Skill Set 10-Qualitative Analysis Description As a follow up to the April data collection session, this session details data collection and the SARA model of analysis. The SARA model is a great way to start a variety of […]

May 12th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-06: Descriptive Statistics

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 8-Descriptive Statistics Description Come with me, and you’ll see a world of pure descriptive statistics! This session breaks down the most common stats used by analysts and teaches you tricks to remember how to create information from the data you have. […]

June 09th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-07: Advanced Statistical Concepts

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 9-Advanced Statistical Concepts Description You made it through descriptive statistics, and you can do this too! This session will detail bivariate analysis and inferential statistics to include correlation/regression analysis, probability, statistical significance, and sampling. While it may seem more complex than […]

July 14th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-08: Spreadsheet Operations

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 11-Spreadsheet Operations Description Now that we’ve made you learn statistics by hand, learn how to use Excel to confirm what you already know – you’re a stat expert by now! This session will cover all the wonderful things Excel can do […]

August 11th, 2022

Course Catalog

Online

Advanced Analytical Methods Using Microsoft Office – April 2022

Course Language: English Description Microsoft Office Suite has remained the go to set of tools for most police agencies.  Most in the analyst community are familiar with the tools in some form or fashion.  This 12-week course offers an advanced study of Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and general statistics.  Learn to build your own clean […]

April 03rd – June 25th, 2022

Online

Advanced Analytical Methods Using Microsoft Office – July 2022

Course Language: English Description Microsoft Office Suite has remained the go to set of tools for most police agencies.  Most in the analyst community are familiar with the tools in some form or fashion.  This 12-week course offers an advanced study of Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and general statistics.  Learn to build your own clean […]

July 03rd – September 24th, 2022

Online

Advanced Analytical Methods Using Microsoft Office – October 2022

Course Language: English Description Microsoft Office Suite has remained the go to set of tools for most police agencies.  Most in the analyst community are familiar with the tools in some form or fashion.  This 12-week course offers an advanced study of Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and general statistics.  Learn to build your own clean […]

October 02nd – December 24th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-02: Law Enforcement Models and Analytical Data

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 2-Law Enforcement Models Skill Set 4-Law Enforcement Data and Crime Analysis Data Sources Description This month we’re all about the inner workings of the departments you support. How does crime analysis fit into a department’s mission and strategic plan (spoiler: there […]

February 10th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-03: Criminal Behavior and Organized Crime

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 3-Criminal Behavior Skill Set 19-Organized Crime Description What are people thinking? That’s what we’ll discuss in this session on offenders and their really bad choices. The crime triangle is covered, along with the sociological/geographic theories of why crime occurs. Reasons for […]

March 10th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-04: Data Management and Internet Resources

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 5-Internet Resources Skill Set 6-Crime Analysis Data and Data Management Description Understanding data integrity and cleaning is a critical skill for any analyst to master. This session details the differences in types of data and creating database connections and automating information. […]

April 14th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-05: Applied Research Methods and Qualitative Analysis

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 7-Applied Research Methods Skill Set 10-Qualitative Analysis Description As a follow up to the April data collection session, this session details data collection and the SARA model of analysis. The SARA model is a great way to start a variety of […]

May 12th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-06: Descriptive Statistics

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 8-Descriptive Statistics Description Come with me, and you’ll see a world of pure descriptive statistics! This session breaks down the most common stats used by analysts and teaches you tricks to remember how to create information from the data you have. […]

June 09th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-07: Advanced Statistical Concepts

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 9-Advanced Statistical Concepts Description You made it through descriptive statistics, and you can do this too! This session will detail bivariate analysis and inferential statistics to include correlation/regression analysis, probability, statistical significance, and sampling. While it may seem more complex than […]

July 14th, 2022

Webinar

Certification Series 2022-08: Spreadsheet Operations

Course language: English Difficulty Level: Anyone Skill Sets Covered in this Session: Skill Set 11-Spreadsheet Operations Description Now that we’ve made you learn statistics by hand, learn how to use Excel to confirm what you already know – you’re a stat expert by now! This session will cover all the wonderful things Excel can do […]

August 11th, 2022

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