These courses will provide instructor re-certification for the Expandable Baton. Officers will be instructed in force management and Expandable Baton curriculum, and will be tested by a written and practical examination. An Iowa Law Enforcement Academy certification will be issued. Required clothing and equipment will consist of a Instructor Polo/Department Training Polo or T-Shirt, BDU style training pants, athletic shoes with good lateral support, duty belt with baton and holster, ballistic vest, mouth and groin protection and handcuffs. No sweats or shorts please.