MAVTI conducts approximately 25-45 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 have been registered with MCOLES for the use of PA 302 Law Enforcement Distribution funds.
MAVTI Training Coordinator/ Lead Instructor/ Subject Matter Expert retired D/Sgt. Kyle McPhee, Michigan State Police (1989-2020) has instructed vehicle theft related investigative training courses since 1998 to over 13,000 law enforcement officers, police academy recruits, Insurance SIUs, and regulatory personnel in Michigan, Ohio, and the Country of Norway.
Basic Police Academy Auto Theft Investigation course- Auto Theft 101
Modern Methods of Auto Theft/ Stolen Vehicle Identification
(Road Patrol based training (4hrs)
Investigation & Identification of Stolen Heavy Equipment and Watercraft
Investigation & Identification of Stolen Off-Road Motorcycles, ATVs, UTVs, Snowmobiles
Investigation & Identification of Stolen Street Motorcycles including Harley-Davidsons
LEIN Electronic Insurance Verification (EIV) Overview/ Counterfeit Proof of Insurance Certificate Recognition (2.5hrs)
Chemical VIN Restoration School- ATPA Auto Theft Team Members Only
Investigation & Identification of Burned Motor Vehicles
Salvage Vehicle Inspector (SVI) Refresher School- Current SVIs Only
ATPA Auto Theft Team Investigator School- Phase 1
ATPA Auto Theft Team Investigator School- Phase 2
Auto Theft Investigation & Stolen Vehicle Identification Course For SIUs
MAVTI is currently scheduling training events for 2024. Any agency that would be interested in hosting a FREE MAVTI MCOLES registered training event is requested to contact Kyle via email at MAVTI_Training@yahoo.com