Introduction to Law Enforcement Certificate

Wake Tech Course ID: C55180B

Completion Earns:

Certificates

Total Credits:

15

Campus Availability:

Scheduling Options:

  • Online

Learning Format(s):

Financial Aid:

Not at this time

Individuals seeking a career in law enforcement should realize that additional credentials may be required to enter into the field of criminal justice. Understanding the role of policing in America, which is the gateway to the criminal justice process is essential. The foundations of police processes, occupational roles and tasks of law enforcement, and the nature and designs of typical, as well as innovative police systems are the foundation of the certificate. A broad introduction to the criminal laws, including the structure and function of the courts; the legal profession, legal education, and the politics of judicial selection are reviewed and applied in the course material. This certificate is taught by knowledgeable faculty members with years of real-world, hands-on experience.