Membership Types


Categories of Membership

POST Director

This is an agency membership available to the director or chief executive officer of any board, council, commission, or other policy making body, which is established and empowered by state law and possesses sole statewide authority and responsibility for the development and implementation of minimum standards and/or training for law enforcement, and where appropriate, correctional personnel.  Includes 2 complimentary members.

Annual dues in this category are $400.00.

Academy Director

Available to any director, or person in charge of administering a law enforcement training academy responsible for the basic and/or in-service training of law enforcement officers.  Includes 2 complimentary memberships.

Annual dues in this category are $300.00

General Member

General membership is available to any professional employee or member of an agency headed by a director, a criminal justice academy, board, council, or other policy-making body, or foreign equivalent, who is actively engaged in the training/education of law enforcement, and where appropriate, correctional personnel.

Annual dues in this category are $125.00.

Life Member

This membership is available to members who conclude their service in the position which provided eligibility for their membership and whose contributions to IADLEST have been significant.

Sustaining Member

Sustaining membership is limited to any individual, partnership, foundation, corporation, or other entity involved directly or indirectly with the development or training of law enforcement or other criminal justice personnel.

Annual dues in this category are $300.00.

Corporate Member

IADLEST Corporate memberships are available to any corporation that is involved in or supports law enforcement standards or training.

  • Small- Under 100 employees. Includes 5 complimentary sustaining memberships.        Annual dues $1,000
  • Medium- Up to 500 employees. Includes 10 complimentary sustaining memberships   Annual dues $2,500
  • Large- Over 500 employees. Includes 20 complimentary sustaining memberships         Annual dues $5,000

International Member

Available to any international (outside the United States) employee or member of an agency, academy, board, council, or other policy-making body, who is actively engaged in the training or education of international law enforcement personnel.

Annual dues for thiscatagory are $50