Conference Information

WestinThe 2015 ILEETA International Training Conference and Expo will be held April 20 – 25, 2015 at the Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, IL.  The conference will include over 150 instructor courses and two dozen instructor certifications and armorer courses. Conference tuition is only $367 for six days of training.

Westin Hotel reservations can be made by calling 1-800-228-3000. The “ILEETA Group Rate” is $129.00 per night for single, double, or triple occupancy. Transportation from Chicago O’Hare Airport is provided by American Taxi. For rates and information please contact American Taxi directly at 847-255-9600 or go to:

Conference registration check-in will begin on Sunday at 3:00 p.m. Classes begin on Monday at 8:00 a.m. and conclude Saturday at 5:00 p.m. On Tuesday and Wednesday, the ILEETA Expo will feature the latest in law enforcement and training technology and services. Tuesday’s schedule will include special competitive events to benefit the ILEETA Scholarship Fund. These events will include: The ILEETA Cup Live Fire/Simulated Fire Competition and the ILEETA Challenge. On Friday evening, join us for the ILEETA Celebration Dinner.

Pre-registration is required for all Instructor Certification and Armorer Programs. An additional fee to cover supplies may be required by the instructor for these programs. Fees will not exceed $35.00 and will be paid directly to the instructor. Only one individual per agency will be permitted to attend the certification programs unless there are open positions 30 days prior to the conference. Non-certification programs are available on a first come first served basis. Suitable athletic type clothing is required for all hands on courses. Please refer to the following list when registering for the hands-on/defensive tactics programs: mouth-guard, protective cup, duty belt, training gun, training knife, expandable baton, holder and belt for baton classes, and handcuffs with long stemmed handcuff key for any handcuffing programs.

Please check back often. Conference course lists, schedules, updates and other information will be posted as they become available.

For questions, please contact the ILEETA office at 262-767-1406.