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Auxiliary Law Enforcement Officer CCP

Auxiliary Law Enforcement Officer Overview (5602)

Type of Award

CCP - Career Certificate Program

Program Website

www.palmbeachstate.edu/career-pathways/pathway-public-safety/default.aspx

Program Description

Coursework will include introduction to law enforcement, legal concepts, patrol and professional communications, interactions in a diverse community, calls for service and arrest procedures, traffic stops and crash investigation, crime scene to courtroom procedures as well as training and proficiency demonstration in dart firing stun gun, firearms, defensive tactics, vehicle operations and first aid.

Program Learning Outcomes

For detailed information, visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/learningoutcomes/Program-Learning-Outcomes.

Admission Requirements

  • Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
  • Complete an online Application for Admission, located at www.palmbeachstate.edu/admissions/Admissions-Applications
  • Take the BAT or Shield Test.
  • Submit a Letter of Authorization from sponsoring agency. Or if self-sponsored, a background investigation to include fingerprints, driving record and medical history.

Completion Requirements

Pass all modules with a minimum 80%. Meet the 100% attendance requirement established by FDLE.

Program Length

364 Hours or 10 weeks

Location

This program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.

For More Information

Christine Todara, todaroc@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3908

Employment Opportunities

Most law enforcement agencies in Florida maintain an auxiliary unit, also referred to as reserve officers. These officers augment the full-time officers in various capacities.

Career Path Notes

FDLE provides pathways to complete the entire 770 hours of LE training and become fully certified.

Career Center

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career

For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit: Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh

O-Net Online: www.onetonline.org

Required courses:

Required Courses (Clock Hours: 364)

CJK0023Introduction to Law Enforcement (CCP)

4 Clock Hours

CJK0024Legal Concepts (CCP)

20 Clock Hours

CJK0025Patrol and Professional Communication (CCP)

12 Clock Hours

CJK0026Interactions In A Diverse Community (CCP)

12 Clock Hours

CJK0027Calls for Service and Arrest Procedures (CCP)

24 Clock Hours

CJK0028Traffic Stops and Crash Investigations (CCP)

28 Clock Hours

CJK0029Crime Scene and Courtroom Procedures (CCP)

8 Clock Hours

CJK0422Dart-Firing Stun Gun (CCP)

8 Clock Hours

CJK0031CMS First Aide for Criminal Justice Officers (CCP)

40 Clock Hours

CJK0040Criminal Justice Firearms (CCP)

80 Clock Hours

CJK0051Criminal Justice Defensive Tactics (CCP)

80 Clock Hours

CJK0020Cms Law Enforcement Vehicle Operations (CCP)

48 Clock Hours

Total Credit Hours: 364

Course Sequence

Term One - Fall (Year One) (Clock Hours: 364)

CJK0023Introduction to Law Enforcement (CCP)

4 Clock Hours

CJK0024Legal Concepts (CCP)

20 Clock Hours

CJK0025Patrol and Professional Communication (CCP)

12 Clock Hours

CJK0026Interactions In A Diverse Community (CCP)

12 Clock Hours

CJK0027Calls for Service and Arrest Procedures (CCP)

24 Clock Hours

CJK0028Traffic Stops and Crash Investigations (CCP)

28 Clock Hours

CJK0029Crime Scene and Courtroom Procedures (CCP)

8 Clock Hours

CJK0422Dart-Firing Stun Gun (CCP)

8 Clock Hours

CJK0031CMS First Aide for Criminal Justice Officers (CCP)

40 Clock Hours

CJK0040Criminal Justice Firearms (CCP)

80 Clock Hours

CJK0051Criminal Justice Defensive Tactics (CCP)

80 Clock Hours

CJK0020Cms Law Enforcement Vehicle Operations (CCP)

48 Clock Hours

 

Total Credit Hours: 364