Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center
*Special Discount Hotel Rates For Class Participants:
Call (518) 668-3081 and ask for “Law Enforcement Weekend rate”. If your agency is covering your hotel accommodations, make sure to inform the hotel you are tax exempt. Multiple room options available, varying prices. Any issues with booking your rooms, please ask to speak with Thomas Wysocki, Director of Sales & Marketing.
- Wednesday, June 7th: 8am – 4pm
- Thursday, June 8th: 8am – 4pm
- Friday, June 9th: 8am – 8pm (Classroom & Parade Detail Test)
- Saturday, June 10th: 8am – 12pm
- Sunday, June 11th: 8am – 12pm
* MUST ATTEND ALL CLASSES
Items to bring
- Class A Color Guard Uniform
- Department Flags
- Flag Carriers
- Other Work Equipment
- Casual Classroom Wear
The Ulster County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with Law Enforcement Officers Weekend, will once again host an annual DCJS certified Honor Guard / Color Guard training, open to all local, state and federal law enforcement agencies. Agencies may send attendees whom already have an established Honor Guard Team, or would like to form a team. Class participants will be limited to 60 students. Class will be held on the grounds of the Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center in Lake George
-Training Day 1:
Honor Guard history, uniform and appearance and the management of an Honor Guard Team. The afternoon will be an introduction to Drill and Ceremony
-Training Day 2:
Review of Drill and Ceremony, Honor Guard procedures and manual of arms.
-Training Day 3:
Review of day 2 Honor Guard details and the introduction to funeral details. Participate in the opening ceremony (parade & formation) of LEO Weekend
-Training Day 4:
Review of Drill and Ceremony, Color Guard, Honor Guard procedures, manual of arms and funeral details. Visit funeral home & presentation by funeral home directors & clergy.
-Training Day 5:
Officer Wellness discussion & presentations. Final review of Drill & Ceremony procedures. Participation in the closing ceremony of LEO Weekend.