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WA-NAFTO is the Washington State Chapter of The National Association of Field Training Officers.

WA-NAFTO is a non-profit educational and professional association, serving filed training officers, agencies and organizations throughout the State of Washington.  We are the local voice of the National Association of Field Training Officers.

Criminal Justice organizations are the focus of public scrutiny, more than ever before. It is imperative that only the competent be retained.  Training must be comprehensive and job-related, evaluations must be objective, and an effective learning environment created! It is equally important that training and evaluation programs follow a path required by the court and EEOC Guidelines.

We are concerned with apprenticeship training (commonly referred to as the Field Training Officer concept) for Law Enforcement, Communications, Corrections, and EMS personnel.  Read More….

Washington State Chapter of NAFTO Training Conference has concluded

Well the 2016 State conference is now behind us. Thanks to you, it was a huge success! We had over 125 attendees including a very large turn out from our friends from Fish and Wildlife. WA-NAFTO is doing well, continually increasing our membership. Read More…





How Standardized Field Training Helps
Reduce liability as it relates to:WA-NAFTO

  • Negligent Hiring
  • Negligent Retention
  • Negligent Assignment
  • Negligent Entrustment
  • Negligent Training
  • Negilgent Supervision
  • Failure to Direct
  • Due Process Issues