NOTE: Effective Spring 2011 semester, registration for Law Enforcement classes must be completed three (3) business days prior to the start date of each class. Walk-in registrations will not be accepted.
The Highway Drug Interdiction class will be offered on August 22 & 23, 2016 with Sheriff Mike Lewis, Wicomico County, Maryland presenting. This class fills up quickly, to register select ID Number 26752 and follow the registration process.
For more information contact:
Director of Law Enforcement Training
|ID||Course Title||CEU||Location||Start Date||Meets on||Time||Instructor||Additional Information||Last Day to Register|
|Survival Spanish for Law Enforcement Officers||2.4||P101||02/16/16||02/18/16||T,W,Th||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Amanda Escamilla|| This class is designed to present the student an understanding of the Hispanic culture and communication. Students will learn basic commands for Law Enforcement officers as well as key words which should alert officers of possible danger.
|Background Investigation||1.6||P102||02/16/16||02/17/16||T,W||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Lt. Jeremy Roberts|| This course presents the participant with methods and resources to conduct an in-depth investigation into the background of police applicants. This course looks at resumes and applications, the investigator, effective listening, body talk, detecting deception, interviewing the applicant, developing references, questions to ask. sources of information, policies, follow-up investigations, legal issues, and sample background reports.
|Advanced Civil Process: Problems With Executions||1.6||P102||02/23/16||02/24/16||T,W||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Susan Moore|| This course will present to deputy Sheriffs working in civil process the laws, cases, and recommended procedures that govern the enforcement of the post-judgement remedies of executions, exemptions, evictions and execution sales including legislative and case law changes approved since 2011.
|Taser Training||0.8||X100||02/25/16||02/25/16||Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Lt. Reggie Mitchell|| This course is designed to provide the basic operational theory and practical training to reasonable safely and effectively operate the TASER X26 Conducted Electrical Weapon (CEW)
|Radar Operator Certification||4||P101||02/29/16||03/04/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Certified Specialty Instructors|| Radar Operator Certification is a program offered under the rules and regulations of the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission and requires 100% attendance; therefore officers must be in the classroom at 0800 hours for the start of class. Students must have a current Radar Operator Manual and Supplement at the start of class and a vehicle equipped with a radar unit. Officers field testing on units equipped with front and rear antenna must be prepared to test on full operation of the unit. Agencies can contact the Justice Academy Bookstore (910-525-4151) to obtain necessary copies of the current Radar Operator Manual and Supplement.
|Ground Defense||1.6||X100||02/29/16||03/01/16||M, T||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Lt. Reggie Mitchell|| Students will be introduced to basic skills for self-defense in close quarter situations where other levels of self-defense have failed or are unavailable. This training is physically demanding and involves intense physical activity on the floor mats under close supervision. Participants should report to class dressed for P.T. and bring a change of clothes, towel and water bottle. T-shirts and other clothing may be torn during practical exercises. To reduce minor injuries (mainly scratches) during practicals, officers should trim their fingernails. A medical questionnaire will be completed at the start of class.
|Ethics for Law Enforcement Officers||0.8||P102||03/02/16||03/02/16||W||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Chief Thomas Bashore|| This course will review, analyze and address ethical issues facing law enforcement officers, and develop techniques for ethical officer conduct.
|Prescription Drug Crimes||0.8||X100||03/04/16||03/04/16||F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Adrienne Baker|| This training is provided by Purdue Pharma. This course will cover prescription drug identification, lawful prescribing, abuse and diversion as well as a major case study.
|Large Truck and Bus Traffic Investigation||0.8||P101||03/07/16||03/07/16||M||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Luke Marcum|| Developed by the National Training Center in collaboration with law enforcement, the training is designed to enhance officers knowledge about the dangers of unsafe driving by large trucks and buses. Topics to be covered: Approaching the Vehicle, Asking for Documentation, Check the Appropriate Boxes, Drier Behaviors, Enforcing Traffic Safety, making the Stop, Re-Entering Traffic, Safety Around the Truck Cab and more.
|Advanced Traffic Crash Investigation||4||P102||03/07/16||03/11/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Ed Livesay|| This course is designed to introduce traffic accident investigators to the concepts, methods and techniques utilized in accident reconstruction. A certified accident reconstructionist is used to teach this course. Satisfactory completion of an intermediate level traffic accident investigation course is pre-requisite to this class. Students must complete both the Intermediate and Advanced Traffic Accident Investigation courses to enroll in the Accident Reconstruction course.
|Advanced Interview and Interrogation||4||X100||03/07/16||03/11/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||M. Eddie Lane|| This course is for officers who have previously attended the Basic Interview and Interrogation course and is designed to enhance the skills and techniques covered in the basic course. Students will work on developing their skills to obtain complete, accurate and truthful information from suspects, witnesses, and victims.
|Police Law Institute (PLI)||7.2||X100||03/14/16||03/24/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Andrew Tallmer|| The goal of this course is to provide the skills necessary to conduct enforcement activities associated with search warrants, warrantless searches, interviews, eyewitness identifications and nontestimonial identification orders and to avoid liability while conducting such activities. Attendance is required at all class sessions. The student must participate in class and practical exercises, successfully prepare search warrants and nontestimonial orders and successfully attain a required score on a written examination administered by personnel rom the North Carolina Justice Academy. Students are required to have the most recent copy of the textbook "Arrest Search and Investigation in North Carolina " written by Robert Farb, and supplemental books, available from the NCJA Bookstore, Telephone 910-525-4151. Reading and other assignments will need to be completed in the student's evening hours.
|Processing Crime Scenes||2.4||P102||03/14/16||03/16/16||M,T,W||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Lt. Jeremy Roberts|| This course is designed to teach the patrol officer and investigator the necessary aspects of crime scene investigation ranging from breaking and entering to murder. This course includes academic lectures and several hands on exercises.
|Active Assailant: Multiple Facilities||1||P102||03/22/16||03/22/16||T||08:00 AM||08:00 PM||Tactical Training and Survival|| The Law Enforcement Active Shooter Training is designed to provide topics most applicable to law enforcement officers as first responders at the state and local levels. Law Enforcement officers must be trained and equipped to respond to virtually any situation, including criminal acts, terrorist attacks and other large-scale emergencies. This ten-hour awareness level course for emergency responders will educate law enforcement personnel to effectively respond to an emergency involving school buildings or an entire school system as well as businesses such as malls.
|Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE)||1.6||P101||03/22/16||03/23/16||T,W||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Luke Marcum|| This course will train law enforcement officers to observe, identify and articulate the signs of impairment related to drugs, alcohol, or combination of both, in order to reduce the number of impaired driving incidents as well as crashes which result in serious injuries and fatalities.
|Criminal Justice Instructor Training||8||P102||03/23/16||04/08/16||M,T,W,Th,F*||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Certified Specialty Instructors|| This course is designed to provide the law enforcement officer with a fundamental background in the instruction of other law enforcement personnel. Successful completion of this course allows the student to apply to the Criminal Justice Training and Standards Division for certification as a law enforcement instructor. Each trainee is require to research, develop, and deliver an 80 minute lesson plan as part of meeting course requirements. Trainees must successfully pass the State-administered written exam as well as demonstrate competency in all skill areas in order to be eligible for certification as a criminal justice instructor.
*Regional testing at Pitt Community College on 4/8/16 at 0930 hours
|Intermediate Civil Process||3.2||P101||03/29/16||04/01/16||T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Susan Moore|| This class is designed to provide students with additional training in civil process beyond the training provided in BLET. Students will be instructed serving summons, on landlord tenant issues, executions and execution sales and writs of possessions for real and personal property.
|Tactical Mindset||0.8||X100||03/30/16||03/30/16||T||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||AA Boone|| Through lecture, classroom discussion, demonstration and practical exercises, the operator will be able to understand the mental and physical aspects of developing a Tactical Mindset.
|Evidence Room Technician||1.6||P102||04/07/16||04/08/16||Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Rodney Dancy|| This course is developed to provide instruction to crime scene technicians and/or evidence room technicians. This course will cover securing and protecting crime scenes, recognizing evidence, collecti9n and preservation, use of specialized equipment and techniques, marking evidence for identification, packaging and labeling of evidence, coordinating with forensic lab and case preparation.
|Field Training Officer Training (FTO)||4||P101||04/11/16||04/15/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Sgt. Alex Gazaway|| This course is designed to prepare experienced officers for the task of training newly hired employees who have successfully completed BLET. Course content includes the role of the field training officer, the training function, interpersonal communication skills, ethics, civil liability, report writing and evaluations, leadership skills, performance evaluations, principles of counseling, and problem solving.
|Basic Criminal Investigation||4||P102||04/11/16||04/15/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Captain John Slaughter|| This course is designed to provide the initial training of a police officer that is responsible for conducting general criminal investigations. The course will expose the student to a variety of successful investigative techniques utilized during the preliminary scene investigation, the follow-up investigation, apprehension, and case preparation.
|Drug Enforcement For Patrol Officers||2.4||X100||04/12/16||04/14/16||T,W,Th||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Chief Tommy Brown|| This course provides information to law enforcement officers on drug trends, North Carolina drug laws, patrol drug enforcement tactics, roadside interviews, search and seizure laws, drug identification, substance field testing, evidence collection , vehicle search techniques and officer survival skills.
|Advanced SWAT||4||X100||04/18/16||04/22/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||AA Boone|| This course will cover every area of tactics for a basic operator. This course is designed for officers who have SWAT responsibilities or are members of an existing unit and have completed the Basic SWAT training. This course builds on the information and skills developed in the basic course by adding high level entry skills, use of explosives and chemical munitions, and high risk mission planning and executions. this will be an intense course that twill be physically and mentally demanding.
|Narcotic Covert Surveillance||4||P102||04/18/16||04/22/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Bubba Summerlin /Chris Dawson|| This course is designed to provide training in legally complicated investigations into illicit drug activity, including introduction to Federal and State drug trafficking laws, court decisions affecting enforcement activity, specialized enforcement equipment and techniques, search warrant preparation, interagency co-operation, practical applications of Federal and State asset forfeiture statutes and methods of drug interdiction.
|DWI Detection & SFST||2.4||X100||04/26/16||04/28/16||T,W,Th||08:00 AM||Certified Specialty Instructors|| This course is designed to introduce the patrol officer to methods, techniques, and strategies utilized in detecting impaired drivers and establishing evidence necessary for successful prosecution. Standardized methods of field sobriety testing are introduced, and the students are taught techniques of Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus in establishing evidence of impairment. Practical exercises and controlled drinking exercises take place during the afternoon and evening hours of the class.
|First Line Supervision||4||X100||05/02/16||05/06/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Certified Specialty Instructors|| This course is designed to provide training in legally complicated investigations into illicit drug activity, including introduction to Federal and State drug trafficking laws, court decisions affecting enforcement activity, specialized enforcement equipment and techniques, search warrant preparation, interagency co-operation, practical applications of Federal and State asset forfeiture statutes and methods of drug interdiction.
|Narcotic Covert Surveillance||4||P101||05/09/16||05/13/16||M,T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Bubba Summerlin /Chris Dawson|| This course is designed to provide training in legally complicated investigations into illicit drug activity, including introduction to Federal and State drug trafficking laws, court decisions affecting enforcement activity, specialized enforcement equipment and techniques, search warrant preparation, interagency co-operation, practical applications of Federal and State asset forfeiture statutes and methods of drug interdiction.
|Radar Operator Re-Certification||1.6||05/10/16||05/13/16||T,W|| Radar Operator Certification is a program offered under the rules and regulations of the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission and requires 100% attendance; therefore officers must be in the classroom at 0800 hours for the start of class. Students must have a current Radar Operator Manual and Supplement at the start of class and a vehicle equipped with a radar unit. Officers field testing on units equipped with front and rear antenna must be prepared to test on full operation of the unit. Agencies can contact the Justice Academy Bookstore (910-525-4151) to obtain necessary copies of the current Radar Operator Manual and Supplement.
|Developing and Using Criminal Evidence||4||P101||05/16/16||05/20/16||M.T,W,Th,F||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Rodney Dancy|| This course is designed to train criminal investigators and crime scene technicians in methods and techniques utilized to process crime scenes for physical evidence. Course content includes securing and protecting the scene, scene searches, recognition of evidence, photography and sketching, evidence collection and preservation, use of specialized equipment and techniques, marketing evidence for identification, packaging and labeling evidence, forensic lab coordination, and case preparation. Lecture, demonstration and practical exercises are utilized as the primary methods of instruction.
|Highway Drug Interdiction||1.6||Delmastro Auditorium E100||08/22/16||08/23/16||M,T||08:00 AM||05:00 PM||Sheriff Mike Lewis, Wicomico County, Maryland|| This intense two-day course is designed for veterans and newcomers alike. It focuses on the relationship between traffic enforcement and criminal enforcement. Specific techniques are covered to assist officers in detecting criminal activity. Students will receive extensive instruction in roadside interviews and hidden compartments to include hands-on training with vehicles equipped with after market installed false compartments. Students will also participate in mock roadside interviews in an effort to detect deception.