What Our Graduates Are Saying

"The course is a must for anyone considering promotion to command staff."

"The CODC was an excellent course. This is by far the best leadership course I have taken. All of the topics were relevant and helpful in assisting in the progression of my future. I am appreciative to all the instructors who shared their knowledge and experience with me."

"This class clearly provides the framework to be a successful administrator. The course is lengthy as it should be based on the extensive amount of disciplines involved in our line of work."

"Course was excellent. Instructors were insightful. Contacts made are invaluable."

"The ten week course was very valuable to me. As a sergeant it helped me considerably to change my supervisory and management perspective from that of a line supervisor and adopt that of upper executive management."

"This was a great course. The topics were perfect for today's commanders."

"It was a great place to network and get great contacts..."

"The course is worthwhile and should be experienced by line supervisors well in advance of promotion to mid and upper level management. I have a new understanding of the administrative perspective. My life would have been easier had that knowledge been given before being promoted."

"Glad I had the opportunity to attend. Big accomplishment."

"This is the right course to prepare our future and present police leaders to address today's law enforcement challenges."

"The course was very challenging and very rewarding. The blocks covered all the areas to began to make the student an effective leader for his/her respective department."


"Realistic and practical instruction is priceless."

"CODC was an excellent course. Plenty of coordination and effort was involved in placing this course together. It was definitely worthwhile and I'm glad I was part of it."

"I valued all ten weeks of this course. Highly worthwhile and I will recommend to my peer supervisors."

“This course was very enlightening and covered a great deal of material, which I believe is critical to my advancement  in my organization."

"The professionalism and knowledge of all instructors was great. I took a great deal away from this opportunity and will recommend this course in the future."

"Very good course. I learned a lot of great information that I can use in life and to take back to work."

"This course was excellent. I feel privileged to have attended. I made some amazing contacts."

“I couldn’t wait to start the course because of its reputation. The course was excellent, demanding and I learned a lot.  I would recommend this course. Proud to be a graduate.”

"The course covers a wide variety of topics pertinent to what an administrator at a police agency should be familiar with."

"This is an outstanding course that is worthwhile. The information that was provided will assist in creating great leaders."

“The course opens your eyes.  I feel that I learned a lot about management.  The course provided me with a new understanding of the overall job of a manager/leader.”

"I thought the course was great! It covered all that I need for becoming a commander. I learned so much and will be able to use it all in everyday duties."

"The class did what was expected and better informed me for further advancement. I am proud to be a member and honored to say I am a graduate. Thank you for a great session."

"The course was everything I expected and I think it is going to help me in my career development. I will recommend it in the future to other officers in my agency."

“Overall a phenomenal course….Course lives up to its reputation.”