Workforce Continuing Education Course Catalog

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Course
Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET)
Name
CJC-3938A4
Available Classes
Learn more about BLET and sign up to take a pre-registration exam here: http://blet.waketech.edu. For more information, contact us at [email protected].
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Individuals seeking to become a sworn law enforcement officer in North Carolina.
Description
This certification-related course is designed to equip students with the basic skills, knowledge and ability to function as inexperienced law enforcement officers in the state of North Carolina. The course is a pre-requisite for law enforcement officer certification in this state. The minimum hours required per block of instruction in this course are set by the NC Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission. Course standards are available by contacting the NC Department of Justice for course standards.
Course Objectives
  1. Equip the student with the basic skills, knowledge and ability to function as an inexperienced law enforcement officer in the State of North Carolina.
Outline of Instruction
  1. Course Orientation
  2. Physical Fitness Training
  3. Ethics for Professional Law Enforcement
  4. Arrest, Search & Seizure / Constitutional Law
  5. Elements of Criminal Law
  6. Communication Skills for Law Enforcement Officers
  7. Law Enforcement Radio Procedures & Information Systems
  8. Field Notetaking & Report Writing
  9. Interviews: Field & In-Custody
  10. Subject Control / Arrest Techniques
  11. Juvenile Laws & Procedures
  12. Fingerprinting & Photographing Arrestees
  13. Dealing with Victims & the Public
  14. Firearms
  15. Criminal Investigation
  16. ABC Laws & Procedures
  17. Motor Vehicle Law
  18. Law Enforcement Driver Training
  19. Crime Prevention Techniques
  20. First Responder
  21. Domestic Violence Response
  22. Controlled Substances
  23. Techniques of Traffic Law Enforcement
  24. In-Custody Transportation
  25. Traffic Crash Investigation
  26. Explosives and Hazardous Materials Emergencies
  27. Individuals with Mental Illness or Mental Retardation
  28. Crowd Management
  29. Preparing for Court & Testifying in Court
  30. Patrol Techniques
  31. Sheriff’s Responsibilities: Detention Duties
  32. Sheriff’s Responsibilities: Court Duties
  33. Civil Process
  34. Anti-Terrorism
  35. Rapid Deployment
  36. Human Trafficking
  37. Any Additional courses approved by the School Director
Contact Hours
768
CEU's
No
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
Yes
Certification
NC Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission
Website URL
http://www.ncdoj.gov
Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. Law Enforcement Certification
CE to CU Articulation
Yes, CJC 100-Basic Law Enforcement Certification
Prerequisites
Text and Supplies Needed
MANDATED TEXTS IN BLET-List changes with each class, Firearms, ammunition
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Must meet the NC Criminal Justice Education and Training and Standards Commission and Course Management Requirements
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 100%
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
NC Criminal Justice Education and Training and Standards Commission
Intended Audience
Individuals seeking to become a sworn law enforcement officer in North Carolina.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Law Enforcement Officer, Police Officer, Agent, Trooper, Inspector, Deputy
Wake County Need for Industry Positions
Police Officer, Deputy, Agent, Inspector, Trooper, other Law Enforcement Officer
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
Course Contact Information
Jonathan Gregory
919-866-6104