Conference Information

ILSROA Save the Date post

Link for online conference attendee registration HERE


The registration fee for the 3-day conference is $240. This fee includes all training materials, several meals, and a 1-year ILSROA membership.

*We also offer a 1-Day Pass for June 19th for School Admin and School District Personnel for $100. This fee includes all training for June 19th and lunch.

We accept online payment or a check mailed to ILSROA. Either way, register online with the link above.


We have two host hotels within walking distance of all Conference Events. 

Hotel room is not included in your registration fee. 

Book your hotel room ASAP, these discounted room blocks will sell out. 

Link for Marriott Hotel discount room block HERE  ($144/night)

                                                 Includes parking & WIFI

Link for Hyatt Place discount room block HERE   ($149/night)

Includes parking, WIFI, and daily continental breakfast


We are currently seeking School Safety related vendors / sponsors for the 2024 Conference. For more information and to officially join us as a sponsor, follow the link below:

Vendor / Sponsor online registration link HERE

2024 ILSROA Flyer (1)
Printable schedule ILSROA 2024 (2)

2023 ILSROA Conference Summary Video

School Resource Officer Certification and Recertification:

(From https://www.ptb.illinois.gov/training/school-resource-officer/)

Beginning in January of 2021, any law enforcement officer serving as a School Resource Officer (SRO) pursuant to an agreement between a school district and a law enforcement agency, must be certified as having completed the necessary course of instruction. This certificate may be obtained by completing the Board’s new course (the ILETSB SRO Course) created especially for new SROs or by obtaining a waiver based on previously completed coursework.

If you are a chief or sheriff seeking to enroll your officer into the SRO program, please click here to download the SRO Application/Waiver Form. This form will allow you to enter all pertinent information regarding your SRO officer. If your officer has completed courses in the required fields, you may request a waiver using this form as well.

f you are looking to recertify your current SRO please complete this form.

To learn more about the Board’s SRO course, click here.

If you are an officer with some previous experience or coursework related to SRO topics, please click here to learn more the Board’s waiver process.

If you are a school administrator seeking to learn more about the Board’s SRO program, click here.

For any questions please review the FAQ's or email [email protected].

SRO Recertification:


2023 Conference Training Hours Summary:

ILETSB 2023 ILSROA credits