MAVTI Training Events

MAVTI conducts approximately 40 training events annually statewide for law enforcement, police academy recruits, insurance SIU, and State of Michigan regulatory personnel. All MAVTI training events are free of charge and are MCOLES certified.

MAVTI Training Coordinator/ Lead Instructor D/Sgt. Kyle McPhee, Michigan State Police (1989-Present) has instructed vehicle theft related investigative training courses since 1998 to over 10,000 law enforcement officers, police academy recruits, Insurance SIUs, and regulatory personnel in Michigan, Ohio, and the Country of Norway. For additional bio information for the MAVTI training coordinator click the link below.


Upcoming MAVTI Training Events


April 14th, 2020

12pm- 5pm

Auto Theft Investigations & Stolen Vehicle Identification for the Patrol Officer

Patrol based training for MCOLES Certified LEOs Only

Ottawa County Sheriff's Office Main Conference Room

12220 Fillmore Street, West Olive, MI 449460

Hosted by the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office

4/14/20 CANCELED - NEW DATE TO BE POSTED SOON


May 12-13th, 2020

New Salvage Vehicle Inspector Training

MCOLES Certified LEOs Only

Hosted by the Eaton County Sheriff's Office

Class limited to 35 seats

Register Through the Michigan Department of State


May 19th, 2020

9am-3pm (1 hr lunch)

Auto Theft Investigations & Stolen Vehicle Identification for the Patrol Officer

Patrol based training for MCOLES Certified LEOs Only

Livingston County Public Safety Building

1911 Tooley Rd., Howell, MI 48855

Hosted by the Livingston County Sheriff's Office

5/19/20 CANCELED - NEW DATE TO BE POSTED SOON


June 18th, 2020

9am-5pm (1 hr lunch)

Obliterated VIN/Serial Number Forensic Restoration Training

MCOLES Certified LEOs Only

MSP Annex Building

7050 Harris Dr., Dimondale, MI 48821 (Lansing area)

Hosted by the Michigan State Police and the Auto Theft Prevention Authority (ATPA)

**Class is Limited to 25 seats**

CLASS IS FULL


June 23rd, 2020

9am- 3pm (1 hr lunch)

Investigation & Identification of Stolen Heavy Equipment and Watercraft

Patrol based training for MCOLES Certified LEOs Only

Livingston County Public Safety Building

1911 Tooley Rd., Howell, MI 48855

Hosted by the Livingston County Sheriff's Office

REGISTRATION CURRENTLY OPEN HERE


August 17th, 2020

9am- 3pm (1 hr lunch)

Investigation & Identification of Stolen Heavy Equipment and Watercraft

Patrol based training for MCOLES Certified LEOs Only

Ottawa County Sheriff's Office Main Conference Room

12220 Fillmore Street, West Olive, MI 449460

Hosted by the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office

REGISTRATION CURRENTLY OPEN HERE


If email links to register above do not function send your registration requests to MAVTI_Training@yahoo.com

MAVTI is currently scheduling training events for the 2019-20 fiscal year. Any agency that would be interested in hosting a FREE MAVTI MCOLES training event is requested to contact Kyle via email at MAVTI_Training@yahoo.com

MAVTI currently instructs the following MCOLES certified training courses:

Modern Methods of Auto Theft Investigations (Investigative based training)

Investigation & Identification of Stolen Passenger Vehicles (Road Patrol based training)

Basic Police Academy VIN course

Investigation & Identification of Stolen Heavy Equipment and Watercraft

Investigation & Identification of Stolen Motorcycles, ATVs, and Snowmobiles

Electronic Insurance Verification (EIV) Overview/ Counterfeit Proof of Insurance Certificate Recognition

Chemical VIN Restoration School


**Most MAVTI training events are four hours in length; however, all courses can be customized to shorter lengths**