Meet Our Instructor



MICHAEL G. LIVECCHI – Police Training Officer 

Began his Law Enforcement career in 1991.  Has since worked for the Village of North Collins, Village of Angola, and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority Police Departments.  In 2014 when he retired from the NFTA he was the Training Officer and SWAT Team Leader.  He continues to work for the Village of North Collins and conducts annual in service training for several local agencies, including Village of North Collins, Town of Eden, Village of Blasdell, ECMC Police, NFTA Peace Officers.  Mike also conducts Active Shooter Training,  NYS Pistol Permit Classes for non-law enforcement.

Michael is certified and professionally trained in the following:

  • Reality Based Training Instructor   
  • Great Lakes Leadership Command College
  • Armorers Course
  • Defensive Tactics Instructor                                                           
  • Physical Fitness Instructor     
  • Tactical Team Leader
  • Active Shooter Instructor                                                        
  • Defensive Edge Training            
  • Shoot House Instructor   
  • 50 hour Close Quarter Combat Course
  • TASER: M26 & X26 Instructor Certification   
  • AR15/M16 Armorer
  • Distraction Devices
  • Less Lethal Weapons: Policies, Procedures, Technology
  • Less Lethal Technology
  • Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings     
  • Land Transportation Anti-Terrorism Training Program
  • SWAT Supervision & Command Decision Making
  • Prevention and Response to Suicide Bombing Incidents 
  • Benelli Tactical Shotgun In-Field Armorer
  • Patrol Rifle
  • Combating the War on Terrorism: Global Perceptions
  • Range-Master Course                                                                        
  • Police Field Training Officer
  •  Firearms Instructor                                                                        
  • Aerosol Subject Restraint Instructor                                                
  • Counter Terrorism Instructor       
  • Counter Terrorism Awareness
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction
  • General Topics Instructor     
  • Firearms Policy Development
  • Advanced Training Skills- Firearms Instructors