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Course Description & Lesson Plan


  • Do I have to pay at the time of registration?

    Yes. The payment and registration are part of a single integrated system.

  • Can I pay by check or money order?

    Unfortunately, no. The CPA payment and registration portal only accepts credit card payments at this time.

  • Does this course provide Arizona Post CE credit?

    Yes! This course is approved for 30-hours of Arizona Post approved continuing education.

  • Is there a cancellation policy?

    If the course needs to be cancelled for any reason, other than an act of nature, or event beyond the control of CPA or AZPost, the course will be refunded in full. If the course is cancelled as a result of conditions beyond the control of CPA or AZPost it will be rescheduled as soon as AZPost has availability.

  • Can I get a refund?

    If you register and wish to obtain a refund, you must request a refund ten (10) business days before the course start date. You will be credited for the next class if you cannot attend and need to cancel after the ten (10) business day cutoff.

How to Register

Clicking the link to the right will take you to a registration and checkout page. Payment must be made via credit card utilizing the checkout link.


Judy Pal

With more than 30 years’ experience, Judy Pal has served in management positions for police, private sector and the professional sports and entertainment industry in Canada and the U.S. Prior to embarking on a full-time teaching and consulting career she served as an Assistant Commissioner with the NYPD, Director of Operations for FBI-LEEDA, Chief of Staff with the Baltimore and Milwaukee Police Departments, and was a member of the command staff of the Atlanta, Savannah, and Halifax (Canada) police. She has conducted image and media training for thousands of police professionals during her more than two decades of work in law enforcement. She is also a regular contributing trainer at FBI Regional Command Colleges across the country. She has consulted for international police agencies in Canada, Chile and Trinidad and has taught and spoken at events across North America, Australia, Uruguay and Manilla. Pal is a past president of the National Information Officers Association, holds a Master’s Degree in Public Relations and earned her Certificate in Police Leadership from Dalhousie University in Canada. She also spent five years in television news. She is seen as one of the preeminent police public relations professional in the country.