Dare Officer Training

Basic DARE Officer Training.

  In an effort to provide the best training opportunities at the lowest possible cost. DARE Wisconsin LTD and the Wisconsin DARE Officers Association have partnered with neighboring states to share resources to provide a number of DARE Officer Training dates throughout the year.
The training consists of 80 hours of classroom instruction and uses the latest adult training techniques to prepare the officer to go into elementary and middle school classrooms to teach the DARE Curriculum.
In order to attend the DARE Officer Training (DOT), you must be a sworn Police Officer with at least two years of experience.

For further information contact
Steve Albarado,
email; DAREwisconsin@outlook.com

Wisconsin: May 6-17, 2024
Host Site: Home 2 Suites, Menomonee Falls, WI
Tuition; $1250, Meals, Lodging, Travel responsibility of attendee.
For further information contact
Steve Albarado,

Indiana: June 6-17,2022
Held in Fishers IN For further information contact.
Christine Rapp 317-816-1615

Minnesota D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2023 @ Stillwater, MN
Jan 23 – Feb 3 all-day
Host Site: Washington County Sheriff’s Office, 14949 62nd Street North, Stillwater, MN 55082
Training Fee: $1,250.00 (Tentative)
Hotel: TBD
More information coming soon.
For more information and to reserve a spot:
Contact Kathi Ackerman,
Minnesota D.A.R.E. at 
or cell phone 952-484-2195.

Illinois: February 13-24,2023
Held at the Lincoln Police Dept, 710 5th St, Lincoln, IL 62656
Cost: $750 , for the training, which includes materials and lunch meal on training days.
 Lodging, breakfast and evening and weekend meals and travel are the responsibility of the attendee
 Christy Fruge
 (217) 737-7665

South Dakota: June 13-24, 2022
 Held at the South Dakota Law Enforcement Training Center, Pierre, SD
Cost: No cost for the training or lodging. Meals and travel are the responsibility of the attendee.
Contact:  Waylon Eckert DARE Coordinator    Waylon.Eckert@state.sd.us 605.773.6741 
Iowa: Mid September 18-29, 2022
Held at Camp Dodge, Johnston, IA (Des Moines)Cost:  No cost for Lodging. Tuition fee TBD. Meals and transportation are the responsibility of the attendee.
Contact: Terry Demlow  iacop2@mchis.com  or go to our site www.dareiowa.org , Cell Phone  319-269-4104.