50/2015 EMPEN (European Medical and Psychological Experts' Network for law enforcement)

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10 June 2015 to 12 June 2015

This course aims to share information among participants on psychological and medical criteria as well as methods applied in personnel selection and assessment at all levels (entry, promotion, top management, special forces).

Participants will be able to:

  • define approaches to selection criteria and their impact and effectiveness
  • assess and propose improvements in selection methodologies
  • discuss peer support programmes and experiences on their application
  • identify and share good practices
Target Audience: 

Senior police medical experts and psychologists involved in personnel selection.

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CEPOL course gathers European medical and psychological experts in Latvia

07 August 2015

The Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union organised from 9 to 12 June 2015 the CEPOL course 50/2015 EMPEN (European Medical and Psychological Experts’ Network for Law Enforcement) in Jūrmala, Latvia. Participants from 26 EU Member States plus Iceland, Switzerland and Turkey attended this course. The activity focused on personnel selection in law enforcement organisations.


Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032