Provides training as a certified Police Service Aide including an overview of the criminal justice system, criminal law, court systems and trial procedures, the juvenile justice system, the correctional system, patrol procedures, preparing written reports, traffic control, defensive tactics, safety, CPR and first aid, prevention of transmitted diseases including HIV/AIDS and blood borne pathogens. The course will also cover criminal investigation procedures, fingerprinting, forensic photography, crime lab examination, and property control procedures. Discussion will also include services in fire fighting, land, air and water quality, public safety and social services.
Programs for this course include:
Criminal Justice Operations I,
Criminal Justice Operations II
Criminal Justice Operations III
Supervised Independent Study.
Completion of this course allows articulation to any community college in Florida equal to 6 credit hours.
The OCP that you can earn with this program is:
A. Police Service Aide
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Criminal Justice Operations Federal CIP Code: 43.0103