The Lake County Training Mission is to provide federal, state and local drug enforcement officers with high-level professional training classes to enhance their ability to effectively and efficiently carry out investigative activities in pursuit of the goals and objectives of ONDCP and Lake County HIDTA. The Training Program acts as coordinator and clearinghouse for other training providers within the Lake County HIDTA region. Click on a course name to see more information about that course.

Clicking on a course name will link you directly to the NILEA web page so that you can register for the course. If you are having trouble seeing the NILEA page, disable your pop-up blocker.

Date Course Name Location Hours
Coming soon More training coming soon... Hobart, IN 8.00


All registration is done through the "Northwest Indiana Law Enforcement Academy". Their Web site is: Each training event listed links to its corresponding NILEA registration page. This site requires a login, so the best way to register would be to go through your agency's training coordinator. If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to give me a call. -- Don DeFrance (219) 650-2480 x365.

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