Title Description Start Date End Date
Career Survival: The Finish Line Through lecture, classroom discussion. Demonstration and practical exercises, the student will develop an understanding of the North Carolina retirement system for law enforcement officers, regardless of their years of service. The course includes information about pension benefits, NC 401k, Special Separation Allowances and other aspects concerning, LEO retirement after a career of full-time sworn service. 12/13/2019 12/13/2019
Officer Survival: Domestic Violence Response This unit of officer survival provides information, strategies and techniques for responding to and managing incidents of domestic unrest and violence. Students will need their handcuffs and duty belts but no weapons for training. 12/10/2019 12/10/2019
DWI Case Prep This course is designed to acquaint the student with the skills necessary to prepare a well document DWI case so that it may later lead to successful prosecution. 12/11/2019 12/12/2019
Advanced Interview & Interrogation 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. 12/16/2019 12/20/2019
Officer Survival: Subject Control and Arrest Techniques This unit of officer survival training presents proper techniques for making an arrest, handcuffing an arrestee, and conducting a search incidental to the arrest. Training will also include weapon retention techniques. Students will need their handcuffs and duty belts but no weapons and should dress for practical exercises on floor mats. 12/17/2019 12/17/2019
Traffic Crash Re-construction This course is designed to teach the traffic accident investigator the principles and concepts necessary for reconstruction of a traffic accident. A certified accident reconstructionist is used to teach this course. Students must satisfactorily complete the Intermediate Traffic Accident Investigation course and Advanced Traffic Accident Investigation course before enrolling in this course. 01/06/20 01/17/20
First Line Supervision This course is designed for officers who are newly assigned to supervisory positions and/or officers serving in supervisory positions without any formal training. Concepts and techniques that have been effectively utilized in the management of human resources are introduced. Instruction will focus on determining an officer's communication/personality traits through a Myers-Briggs assessment, communications skills, legal aspects of supervision, supervising the problem employee, supervision ofsearch and seizure situations, and performance evaluations. 01/13/20 01/17/20
Domestic Terrorism This one-day training willprovide NC law enforcement officers with an introductory overview of numerous domestic terror groups and criminally subversive subcultures which are encountered by law enforcement professionals on a a daily basis. This course will focus on individuals and groups that attempt to advance social or political beliefs through force or violence and in violationof state or federal law. 01/16/2020 01/16/2020
Basic Narcotic Investigation 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-operations, practical applications of Federal and State asset forfeiture statutes and methods of drug interdiction. 01/27/2020 01/31/2020
Police Law Institute 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. 02/03/2020 02/13/2020
Survival Spanish for Law Enforcement Officers This course is designed for the needs of law enforcement officers who come in contact with Spanish speaking people as a part of their law enforcement duties. Students will be taught to hear, interpret and understand an adequate amount of Spanish to conduct typical law enforcement duties. The instruction will include cultural orientation that twill enable officers to interact with the Spanish speaking person in a professional and respectful manner. The officer will also be taught signs of danger in the demeanor or speech of the Spanish speaking person. Oral practice with vocabulary and grammar will emphasize colloquial Spanish and specialized needs. 02/03/20 02/05/20
Tactical Mindset Seminar 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. 02/04/2020 02/05/2020
Radar Operator Re-Certification 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. 02/10/2020 02/11/2020
Basic Crime Scene Management This course is designed to teach the patrol officer and investigator the necessary aspects of crime scene investigation ranging from the breaking and enterings to murder. This course includes academic lectures and several hands on exercises. 02/12/2020 02/14/2020
DWI Detection & SFST his 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. 02/18/20 02/20/2020
Financial Crimes 02/18/2020 02/20/2020
Basic Criminal Investigation 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. If departments will allow it, students should bring an open criminal investigation case file to class. 03/02/2020 03/06/2020
Field Training Officer Training 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. 03/09/2020 03/13/2020
Basic Interview & Interrogation This course is designed to develop the knowledge and introduce basic skills necessary for conducting effective interviews and interrogations. Course content includes applicable law and legal principles; methods, techniques and strategies that may be employed for acquiring factual information; body language and deception, and special techniques for interviewing children. 03/09/2020 03/13/2020
Narcotic Covert Surveillance This is an advanced law enforcement course which serves as an introduction to concepts and techniques of covert surveillance and undercover operations. Students will participate in actual surveillance of role players during the training. 03/16/2020 03/20/2020
Microsoft Word/PowerPoint for the CJ Instructor This course is designed to prepare Criminal Justice Instructors with the tool to navigate MS Word and to prepare PowerPoints for the CJ Instructor Training Course. This course is mandatory for all students taking the General Instructor class. 03/24/2020 03/24/2020
Officer Survival: Domestic Violence Response (Force on Force) This unit of officer survival provides information, strategies and techniques for responding to and managing incidents of domestic unrest and violence. Students will need their handcuffs and duty belts but no weapons for training. This class will include Force on Force pracical exercises. 03/24/2020 03/24/2020
Criminal Justice Instructor Training 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. 03/25/20 04/09/2020
Advanced S.W.A.T. 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 will be physically and mentally demanding. 03/30/2020 04/03/2020
Search Warrant Prep Course will provide the skills necessary to conduct enforcement activities associated with search warrants, and to prepare such warrants. 03/30/2020 03/31/2020
Intermediate Civil Process This course is designed to present to the student the legal requirements to make valid service on a variety of civil process and parties including basic requirements for various remedies. 03/30/2020 04/02/2020
Basic/Intermediate Civil Process This course is designed to present to the student the legal requirements to make valid service on a variety of civil process and parties including basic requirements for various remedies. 03/30/2020 04/02/2020
Officer Survival: Vehicle Stops This unit of officer survival establishes sound strategies, principles, policies and procedures for conducting both known high risk vehicle stops and unknown risk stops. Students will need their handcuffs and duty belts but no weapons for training. The class schedule includes evening exercises . 04/14/2020 04/14/2020
Verbal De-escalation This training is designed to provide public safety professionals with time-tested communication skills proven to help de-escalate volatile situations, safeguard fellow officers' emotional and professional well-being, and significantly enhance the agency's professional image. And, in the event that de-escalation proves impossible, the utilization of these techniques make use of force decisions more readily defensible in the courtroom and in the public eye. This two-day course also provides opportunities for participants to engage in practical skill building exercises so that upon completion of the training they are well on their way to becoming more effective communications professionals. 04/15/2020 04/16/2020
Verbal De-escalation 04/15/2020 04/16/2020
Intro to Blood Stain Pattern Analysis The general role of the Bloodstain Pattern Analysis is in criminal investigation to assist in the reconstructionof the events of an alleged incident that could have created the stains and stain patterns present at the crime scene. 04/16/2020 04/16/2020
Radar Operator Certification 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 registration. Students must have a current Radar Operator Manual and Supplement at the start of class and a vehicle equipped with a radar unit (allow one vehicle for every three officers). Officers field testing on units equipped with front and rear antenna must be prepared to test on the full operation of the unit. Agencies should contact eh justice Academy Bookstore (910 525-4151) to obtain necessary copies of the Current Radar Manual and Supplement in time to have them for class. Manuals are not available in Wilson Tech's Bookstore. 04/20/20 04/24/20
Tactical Handgun Through lecture, classroom discussion, demonstrations, practical exercise and live fire exercises, the student will be able to demonstrate the techniques and perform live fire drills during live fire tactical handgun shooting. 04/20/2020 04/23/2020
Drug Enforcement for Patrol Officers 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. 04/21/2020 04/23/2020
Down Man Rescue This class is designed to assist eht partrolman, detective, school rescue officer and SWAT officer multiple options and techniques on conducting down officer rescues. This class will provide a great deal of hands on practicals, live fire evolutions, types of carries , vehicle resuces with extractions and the use of a variety of equipment to provide protection during certain down officer rescues. 04/23/2020 04/24/2020
Fugitive Apprehension This course is designed to expand upon the knowledge and skills that officers will need to safely and effectively locate and apprehend violent offenders. The course will place focus on alla spects of apprehensiion from time warrant issued until the ps 04/27/2020 05/01/2020
Career Survival: The Finish Line Through lecture, classroom discussion. Demonstration and practical exercises, the student will develop an understanding of the North Carolina retirement system for law enforcement officers, regardless of their years of service. The course includes information about pension benefits, NC 401k, Special Separation Allowances and other aspects concerning, LEO retirement after a career of full-time sworn service. 04/24/2020 04/24/2020
Police Law Institute 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 from 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. 05/04/2020 05/14/2020
Homicide Investigation This course will provide instruction on the methods, techniques and strategies utilized in investigating homicides Crime scene processing analysis and management will be featured topics. This course will be directed toward both investigators and patrol officers. The instruction method will include lectures, video programs and review of actual homicide cases. 05/04/2020 05/08/2020
Officer Survival: Robbery Response (Force on Force) This unit of officer survival establishes sound strategies, principles, tactics and procedures for responding to known or suspected robbery in-progress calls. Students will need their handcuffs and duty belts but no weapons for this training. 05/05/2020 05/05/20
Basic Tactical Rifle This course focuses on the use of the rifle for patrol or tactical use. Range drills will emphasize retention, long and short range tactics, and ballistic qualities of the .223 cal. rifle 05/12/2020 05/14/2020
Child Death Investigation This course will present to the student guidelines for conducting child homicide investigations. This course is presented by Lisa Mayhew with the NC Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. 05/12/2020 05/13/2020
Digital Photography This course is designed to provide the student with the working knowledge of a digital camera, and how to use it effectively as a tool in criminal investigation. 05/18/2020 05/20/2020
Officer Survival: Building Search Techniques (Force on Force) This unit of officer survival establishes effective strategies and techniques for responding, approaching, entering, maneuvering, searching and surviving a high risk building searches. Students will need their handcuffs and duty belts but no weapons for this training. This block of training does include evening hours. 05/21/2020 05/21/2020
Arson Investigation 05/21/2020 05/22/2020
Cell Phone Analysis In this three day 20 hour course, officers will be exposed to the basic knowledge of social media and cellular information and records and how those records can be obtained and used as part of a criminal investigation. The course will further cover such topics as basic cellular theory and function, how to properly and legally obtain cellular and social media records, examination and exploitation of call details records, cellular mapping techniques, NC electronic surveillance laws, pen registers, global positioning, call records research, and the use of electronic surveillance as part of fugitive operations. 05/27/2020 05/29/2020
Advanced Civil Process: Writs and orders of Possession 06/03/2020 06/03/2020
Police Law Institute (PLI) Update This course is designed to update officers who have previously attended PLI to new case law and statutes. This is a 16 hour course. 06/08/2020 06/09/2020

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