LEMA HONOR GUARD CAMP 2019
LEMA Honor Guard Camp – Camp Ripley, MN
2019 Honor Guard Camp is scheduled: Sunday, September 15 – Thursday, September 19th
REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 1, 2019
Every year, law enforcement officers from Minnesota and across the nation come to the Minnesota Army National Guard training center at Camp Ripley, MN to participate in a week long camp dedicated to training officers in the basic and advanced fundamentals of an honor guard. Camp is geared at preparing officers for any type of ceremonial event request they may receive, to include a line of duty death funeral for an officer.
Officers learn drill and ceremony, standing ceremonial guard, colors movement, colors posting/retiring, casket movement, flag fold and firing party detail. In addition, attendees learn how to plan and organize funerals and ceremonies.
LEMA Honor Guard Camp is the first such training camp in the US.
Cost is $525.00 per person for registrations prior to August 15. After August 15th the fee is $580.00. Teams of four or more who register before August 15th, the cost is $475.00 per person. After August 15, the fee is the same as individual officers.
PLEASE NOTE: If you are not able to pay with a Credit Card we suggest you secure a Purchase Order from your Department or Agency for the amount of the Registration. Once Camp is completed we will invoice you and request you process the Purchase Order as soon as possible once received.
Tuition includes lodging, meals, resource materials, and some utility uniform items. Reservations are confirmed upon receipt of payment or purchase order. Minnesota POST Board approved for 34 hours of CEU.