Upcoming Accreditation Plus Events
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Accreditation Plus is a cost-free added benefit for all Rodgers Group clients. Agencies who are not clients may also join our learning community at no cost. From the newest accreditation manager to the most seasoned of assessors, all are welcome, and all will learn new things through active engagement, practical lessons, and innovation.
How to become a member of Accreditation Plus
Accreditation Plus is designed by accreditation managers for accreditation managers.
Our Accreditation Plus team consists of seasoned and highly experienced assessors and accreditation managers. Our mission is to provide cost-free and cost-effective skill development, collaboration, and project management to accreditation managers across the United States. Accreditation Plus also allows you access to advanced services to help you manage your accreditation program.
As a member of Accreditation Plus you join a growing community of professionals all helping one another succeed.
Contact us if you need more information.
The Rodgers Group Supports the Following Programs
The Rodgers Group provides agencies with full-service support and services for the following accreditation programs:
- CALEA (National)
How Accreditation Plus Supports Accreditation Managers
Active Learning and Collaboration:
Some of the benefits of membership with Accreditation Plus include:
- Users Group Webinars
- Skill Development Workshops
- Monthly Accreditation Workshops
- Access to our Reference Library
- Legal Updates and Emerging Issues
- Online Accreditation Plus Forum
- Leadership Workshops
- And much more
Policy Research and Writing:
As anyone who has sat down to write a policy knows, it is not easy, and it is very time-consuming. Written directives are critical to an organization. They direct their personnel on how to behave and how to perform in a given circumstance. These actions have serious consequences, not the least of is liability. Directives have to be compliant with many areas to stand a legal challenge. Is your staff up to the challenge?
Let us manage your accreditation program for you. Active engagement, on an ongoing basis, assures accreditation is a part-time assignment for your organization saving you time, money and worry.
Let our team of experts work with you to assure your policies and proofs match the standards. Don’t wait for an onsite assessment to know where you stand.
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Virtual Conferences for Police Accreditation Professionals
Virtual Police Accreditation Conference
Date: December 3, 2020
Using the internet and our collaboration rich webinar platform, the Rodgers Group hosts an annual Virtual Accreditation Conference that brings together well-known speakers, public safety leaders, and practitioners from around the country. Watch and listen to some of the best in our profession from the comfort of your home or office.
Our virtual conference is nothing like you’ve experienced before. Every segment is structured in a way to deliver its message concisely and clearly, never exceeding thirty minutes. What’s extra special is that there is no cost to attend if you are a Member of Accreditation Plus or a current Rodgers Group client.
The Rodgers Group provides our Virtual Accreditation Conference as a service to our profession.
Virtual Accreditation Technology Conference
Date: September 30, 2020
In addition to our monthly user group collaborative webinars, the Rodgers Group hosts an annual Accreditation Technology Conference. This conference brings together all the major technology companies operating in the accreditation field. Company representatives will discuss innovations, updates, and use cases. Attendees will absolutely learn new skills and there is no cost to attend if you are a Member of Accreditation Plus or a current Rodgers Group client.
The companies include:
Time-Tested and Trusted Advice
On March 19, 2020, the New Jersey Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission conferred accreditation or reaccreditation on thirty-four (34) law enforcement organizations, twenty-five (25) of which are Rodgers Group Clients. The Rodgers Group is trusted by hundreds of law enforcement agencies across many states to provide them with sound advice and reliable program management. We take their trust very seriously, and we are honored by it. Below is a sampling of our 500+ client patches, which display randomly upon each visit to our website.