The Criminal Justice program is a blend of safety, law enforcement, investigation, ethics, human relations, and equipment training that offers an in-depth view into the world of criminal justice and public safety. In addition, you will participate in daily physical activity and complete fitness training as part of this program.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
The American Criminal Justice System: Understand law enforcement terminology, classifications and elements of crime, and how various court systems are used to judge and punish offenders.
Police Work and Practice in Public Safety: Acquire self-defense and subject control techniques, methods to conduct patrols, surveillance, and traffic procedures.
Investigations & Forensics in Criminal Investigations: Study the psychology of criminal behavior. Collect and analyze evidence through case studies and simulated crime scenes.
The Correctional System and Services: Discover the role of a correctional officer including processing inmates, maintaining security, and understanding inmate mental health needs.
WHAT YOU CAN EARN
CTAG College Credit: 3 semester hours
National Incident Management System Certificates (up to 10 points)
ASP Baton Certification (1 point)
CPR/First Aid (1 point)
Taser Certification (1 point)
OC/Pepper Spray (1point)
Security • Loss Prevention • Military • Corrections
With Additional Training & Education
Police Officer • SWAT • Probation Officer • Crime Scene Investigator