Training and Research Committee
The Training and Research Committee (TRC), disbanded on 1/1/2012, made proposals and recommendations to the CEPOL Governing Board on the development of CEPOL's training, learning and research strategy.
The tasks of the Training and Research Commitee included:
- Advising and supporting the work on common standards for training sessions;
- Contributing to the preparation of harmonised programmes (Common Curricula);
- Developing training for trainers;
- Disseminating best practice and research findings and developing a European approach to police science;
- Developing tools for training quality assurance;
- Facilitating relevant exchanges and secondment activities;
- Advising and supporting the development of e-learning modules.
The members of the Training and Research Committee met no more than three times a year.
Training and Research Committee News
The Committee Summaries contain the highlights from the Training and Research Committee meetings and detail the decisions and announcements from each meeting. Please note that these summaries are not complete reports of the meetings. The Outcome of Proceedings are the official documents and are available upon request (see the Accessing Documents page on this website).
During the meeting specific attention was given to the Erasmus-style Exchange Programme. In particular to lessons learnt from previous exchange programmes and improvement options. A statement on how SEPEB...
The Chair welcomed the new members: Greece, Hungary and Romania, as well as the Spanish Presidency. Highlights of discussions regarding the Common Curricula Coordination Working Group...
Reports were given about Research and Science activities: Special focus was put on the need for cooperation with the European Security Research and Innovation Forum (ESRIF); the launch of the first Research and Science Bulletin...
The outcomes of the Governing Board were summarised. The outcomes of the European Dimension Report were discussed and the Working Groups were mandated to assess the recommendations made in the report for their specific areas.
The Project Group on SEPE presented its proposal on how to continue with the project. The Training and Research Committee agreed on a scenario aiming at providing basic information for European cooperation opportunities in the...
Delegates reported on activities carried out by all Working Groups and Project Groups belonging to the Committee. Highlights of the discussion...